Period
to 22 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 67 109
Rank change year-on-year +27 +42 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 59 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.78% 2.95% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.10% 14.29% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 35 5
Bedfordshire median annual salary £28,504 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.71% -35.56% +76.47%
10th Percentile £23,050 £21,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £30,000 £48,000
East of England median annual salary £28,752 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -4.16% +13.21% -1.85%

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 267 231 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 26.18% 20.64% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 241 201 266
Bedfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £21,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £62,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 October 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 October 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 +17 26 £26,000 -4.59%
Bedford +2 23 £60,000 +100.00% 4
Dunstable +5 5 £28,504 -1.71%
Shefford - 5 £29,000 - 1
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (93.22%) Windows 10
3 36 (61.02%) Active Directory
4 29 (49.15%) Citrix
5 28 (47.46%) Office 365
6 27 (45.76%) VPN
7 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
9 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
10 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (25.42%) MPLS
11 15 (25.42%) Migration
11 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
11 15 (25.42%) Thin Client
11 15 (25.42%) Fat Client
11 15 (25.42%) IP Telephony
11 15 (25.42%) Email Migration
12 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
12 14 (23.73%) VMware
12 14 (23.73%) Finance
13 13 (22.03%) MCP
14 12 (20.34%) Firewall
15 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
15 11 (18.64%) Adobe
16 10 (16.95%) DNS
16 10 (16.95%) DHCP
16 10 (16.95%) Self-Motivation
16 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure

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 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Office 365
2 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.76%) VPN
2 15 (25.42%) IP Telephony
2 15 (25.42%) MPLS
3 12 (20.34%) Firewall
4 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
5 10 (16.95%) DHCP
5 10 (16.95%) DNS
6 5 (8.47%) LAN
6 5 (8.47%) Skype
6 5 (8.47%) VPLS
6 5 (8.47%) WAN
7 3 (5.08%) VoIP
7 3 (5.08%) Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Ant
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Support Engineer
2 17 (28.81%) Desktop Support
3 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Manager
3 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 15 (25.42%) Project Manager
4 12 (20.34%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) IT Support
5 10 (16.95%) Service Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.17%) IT Support Technician
6 6 (10.17%) IT Technician
6 6 (10.17%) Support Technician
7 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support Technician
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Technician
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Fat Client
1 15 (25.42%) Thin Client
2 10 (16.95%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) CCTV
4 1 (1.69%) Life Science
4 1 (1.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (93.22%) Windows 10
3 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Email Migration
1 15 (25.42%) Migration
1 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
1 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (10.17%) Project Management
4 4 (6.78%) CRM
5 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.08%) ERP
5 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.39%) Data Privacy
6 2 (3.39%) ITSM
6 2 (3.39%) Line Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.69%) Compliance Audit
7 1 (1.69%) Error Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL
7 1 (1.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) MCP
2 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (6.78%) MCSA
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (61.02%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
2 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) FortiGate
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Citrix
2 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (23.73%) VMware
4 11 (18.64%) Adobe
5 6 (10.17%) Dell
6 5 (8.47%) Juniper
6 5 (8.47%) McAfee
7 4 (6.78%) Symantec
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Mitel
9 1 (1.69%) Avaya
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco
9 1 (1.69%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.69%) NetApp
9 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.69%) SAP
9 1 (1.69%) Siemens