Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 73 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 +33 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 47 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.76% 2.49% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.49% 14.04% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 29
Bedfordshire median annual salary £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £20,200
90th Percentile £30,000 £36,000 £32,200
East of England median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09% -

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 285 235 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 28.88% 17.72% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 268 197 317
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,056 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.14% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,550
90th Percentile £76,250 £55,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +28 33 £26,500 +17.78%
Shefford - 5 £29,000 -
Dunstable - 5 £28,504 -
Bedford -15 4 £40,250 +34.17%
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (89.36%) Windows 10
3 35 (74.47%) VPN
4 30 (63.83%) Microsoft Office
5 29 (61.70%) MS Exchange
5 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
6 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
7 20 (42.55%) MCP
8 19 (40.43%) DHCP
8 19 (40.43%) DNS
9 18 (38.30%) Citrix
9 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
10 17 (36.17%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (25.53%) VMware
12 11 (23.40%) Adobe
12 11 (23.40%) Office 365
13 10 (21.28%) Driving Licence
13 10 (21.28%) Firewall
14 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
14 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
15 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (12.77%) McAfee
16 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (12.77%) SLA
16 6 (12.77%) Dell
16 6 (12.77%) MCSA
17 5 (10.64%) LAN
17 5 (10.64%) VoIP
17 5 (10.64%) WAN

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (61.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (63.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (74.47%) VPN
2 19 (40.43%) DHCP
2 19 (40.43%) DNS
3 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
4 10 (21.28%) Firewall
5 5 (10.64%) LAN
5 5 (10.64%) VoIP
5 5 (10.64%) VPLS
5 5 (10.64%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.13%) IPv4
6 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) AutoIt
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Desktop Support
1 20 (42.55%) Support Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) IT Support
3 13 (27.66%) IT Technician
4 12 (25.53%) IT Support Technician
4 12 (25.53%) Support Technician
5 11 (23.40%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (23.40%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (19.15%) Desktop Support Technician
7 9 (19.15%) Desktop Technician
8 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (8.51%) Analyst
10 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
10 4 (8.51%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
10 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
11 2 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (21.28%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.51%) CCTV
4 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.38%) iPhone
4 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (89.36%) Windows 10
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.51%) ITIL
1 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
3 1 (2.13%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.13%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (2.13%) Email Filtering
3 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.13%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (2.13%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) MCP
2 6 (12.77%) MCSA
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) CCA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.13%) NFS
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (38.30%) Citrix
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) Adobe
5 6 (12.77%) Dell
5 6 (12.77%) McAfee
6 5 (10.64%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Mitel
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) HP
8 1 (2.13%) Ivanti
8 1 (2.13%) Shavlik
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Wyse