Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 182 180
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 117 75 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.84% 1.22% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.33% 4.37% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 114 55 101
Berkshire median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,650 £19,700 £21,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,250 £48,750
South East median annual salary £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year - -7.02% +3.64%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,596 1,718 2,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.05% 28.01% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,438 2,027
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £69,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Berkshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Berkshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Berkshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Reading +31 48 £28,500 +7.55% 3
Slough +23 30 £40,000 +102.53% 2
Maidenhead -38 12 £23,500 -14.55%
Bracknell -20 7 £28,500 -32.94% 3
Wokingham +3 5 £26,000 -13.33%
Windsor -9 2 £40,750 +63.00%
Newbury +7 1 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (78.63%) Active Directory
3 87 (74.36%) Windows 10
4 86 (73.50%) Microsoft
5 74 (63.25%) Office 365
6 57 (48.72%) Windows Server
7 56 (47.86%) ITIL
8 53 (45.30%) Windows 8
9 46 (39.32%) Microsoft Office
10 42 (35.90%) VMware
11 41 (35.04%) Citrix
11 41 (35.04%) SLA
12 40 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 39 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (27.35%) TCP/IP
15 25 (21.37%) DNS
16 22 (18.80%) XenApp
17 21 (17.95%) XenDesktop
17 21 (17.95%) DHCP
18 19 (16.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (16.24%) LAN
19 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
20 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
20 17 (14.53%) SQL
20 17 (14.53%) VPN
21 16 (13.68%) HP
22 14 (11.97%) Windows XP
22 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
22 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.69%) IIS
2 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.84%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 46 (39.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.55%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 74 (63.25%) Office 365
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.55%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (27.35%) TCP/IP
2 25 (21.37%) DNS
3 21 (17.95%) DHCP
4 19 (16.24%) LAN
5 17 (14.53%) VPN
6 12 (10.26%) Internet
7 11 (9.40%) Firewall
7 11 (9.40%) WAN
8 10 (8.55%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (6.84%) SAN
9 8 (6.84%) VLAN
10 7 (5.98%) Intranet
10 7 (5.98%) NAS
11 6 (5.13%) Wireless
12 5 (4.27%) Skype
13 4 (3.42%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (2.56%) Bluetooth
14 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (2.56%) WLAN
15 2 (1.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.85%) EDMS
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) AdminStudio
1 4 (3.42%) MSI
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Back Office
2 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Electronics
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (27.35%) Support Engineer
2 29 (24.79%) Analyst
3 20 (17.09%) IT Support
4 13 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Technical Support
6 11 (9.40%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Service Analyst
7 10 (8.55%) Desktop Support
7 10 (8.55%) Field Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (8.55%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.84%) Administrator
9 8 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) .NET
1 7 (5.98%) WCF
1 7 (5.98%) Web Services
2 4 (3.42%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.98%) Clustering
4 7 (5.98%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.42%) iPhone
6 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) EPoS
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (74.36%) Windows 10
3 57 (48.72%) Windows Server
4 53 (45.30%) Windows 8
5 39 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (11.97%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.98%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.42%) Android
9 4 (3.42%) Linux
10 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.56%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.86%) ITIL
2 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (7.69%) Line Management
5 8 (6.84%) Migration
5 8 (6.84%) Software Deployment
6 7 (5.98%) High Availability
6 7 (5.98%) ITSM
6 7 (5.98%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (5.98%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.27%) Application Packaging
8 5 (4.27%) Project Management
8 5 (4.27%) Release Management
9 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.42%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.42%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.42%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.42%) Service Management
9 4 (3.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) SQL
2 12 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.42%) VB
3 4 (3.42%) VBScript
4 1 (0.85%) Java
4 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.40%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.98%) MCSE
5 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.13%) Degree
6 6 (5.13%) MCP
7 5 (4.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (35.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 92 (78.63%) Active Directory
2 40 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (18.80%) XenApp
4 21 (17.95%) XenDesktop
5 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.98%) Terminal Server
7 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) SCCM
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (6.84%) WSUS
4 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (73.50%) Microsoft
2 42 (35.90%) VMware
3 41 (35.04%) Citrix
4 16 (13.68%) HP
5 9 (7.69%) Apple
6 7 (5.98%) Dell
7 6 (5.13%) Symantec
8 5 (4.27%) Cisco
8 5 (4.27%) IBM
8 5 (4.27%) NETGEAR
8 5 (4.27%) Sophos
9 4 (3.42%) Autodesk
9 4 (3.42%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.42%) Polycom
10 3 (2.56%) Remedy
10 3 (2.56%) SAP
10 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.71%) Canon
11 2 (1.71%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.85%) Dell KACE