Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 186 157
Rank change year-on-year +46 -29 +56
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 120 72 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 1.12% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.02% 4.11% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 120 50 132
Berkshire median annual salary £31,465 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +7.14% +5.66%
10th Percentile £21,545 £21,125 £21,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +1.82% -1.79%

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 1,496 1,751 2,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.71% 27.18% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 1,464 1,915
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.83% -8.95% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,850 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +57 58 £31,465 +25.86%
Slough +1 19 £37,500 +89.87% 1
Bracknell -12 9 £29,250 -29.09%
Maidenhead -34 8 £36,750 +22.50%
Wokingham +9 5 £36,000 -20.00%
Windsor +2 5 £25,500 -21.54%
Newbury +14 2 £35,500 +47.92% 1
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (77.50%) Active Directory
3 89 (74.17%) Windows 10
4 82 (68.33%) Microsoft
5 69 (57.50%) Office 365
6 51 (42.50%) ITIL
7 48 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
8 40 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
9 39 (32.50%) SLA
10 36 (30.00%) VMware
11 35 (29.17%) Security Cleared
12 33 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (26.67%) Windows Server
14 31 (25.83%) Windows XP
15 30 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (22.50%) Citrix
17 26 (21.67%) HP
18 25 (20.83%) SC Cleared
18 25 (20.83%) DV Cleared
19 23 (19.17%) SCCM
20 22 (18.33%) DNS
21 21 (17.50%) DHCP
22 20 (16.67%) VPN
22 20 (16.67%) LAN
22 20 (16.67%) Migration
22 20 (16.67%) WSUS
22 20 (16.67%) Software Deployment
23 18 (15.00%) MS Visio
24 16 (13.33%) Firewall

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 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (15.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 69 (57.50%) Office 365
2 13 (10.83%) Mimecast
3 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
2 22 (18.33%) DNS
3 21 (17.50%) DHCP
4 20 (16.67%) LAN
4 20 (16.67%) VPN
5 16 (13.33%) Firewall
6 12 (10.00%) Wireless
7 6 (5.00%) WAN
8 5 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (3.33%) SAN
9 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.50%) Bluetooth
10 3 (2.50%) Internet
10 3 (2.50%) VLAN
10 3 (2.50%) WLAN
11 2 (1.67%) Intranet
11 2 (1.67%) NAS
11 2 (1.67%) Skype
11 2 (1.67%) VoIP
12 1 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (8.33%) AdminStudio
1 10 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 4 (3.33%) Electronics
1 4 (3.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Billing
2 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Support Engineer
2 26 (21.67%) Analyst
3 20 (16.67%) IT Support
4 16 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 14 (11.67%) IT Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Service Analyst
6 13 (10.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 11 (9.17%) Technical Support Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Field Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Software Packager
10 9 (7.50%) Deskside Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) Deskside Support
10 9 (7.50%) Deskside Support Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) WCF
2 2 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.33%) iPhone
5 4 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (74.17%) Windows 10
3 40 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 32 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 31 (25.83%) Windows XP
6 30 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (10.00%) Windows 2000
8 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.17%) Android
10 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.50%) Windows Phone
10 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.67%) Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.50%) ITIL
2 20 (16.67%) Migration
2 20 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 14 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 10 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 10 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 10 (8.33%) Project Management
5 10 (8.33%) Release Management
5 10 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 9 (7.50%) Asset Management
6 9 (7.50%) Critical Thinking
6 9 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (6.67%) Line Management
8 6 (5.00%) ITSM
9 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.50%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (2.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 10 (8.33%) VB
1 10 (8.33%) VBScript
2 4 (3.33%) SQL
3 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.83%) DV Cleared
2 25 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.00%) MCSE
4 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.17%) Degree
6 3 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.50%) MCP
6 3 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (32.50%) SLA
System Software
1 93 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 33 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.67%) XenApp
5 13 (10.83%) XenDesktop
6 10 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (7.50%) Firmware
8 2 (1.67%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (19.17%) SCCM
2 20 (16.67%) WSUS
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 36 (30.00%) VMware
3 27 (22.50%) Citrix
4 26 (21.67%) HP
5 10 (8.33%) Autodesk
6 7 (5.83%) Apple
6 7 (5.83%) Dell
7 6 (5.00%) Cisco
8 5 (4.17%) IBM
9 3 (2.50%) Adobe
9 3 (2.50%) Remedy
9 3 (2.50%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.50%) Symantec
10 2 (1.67%) NETGEAR
10 2 (1.67%) SAP
10 2 (1.67%) Sophos
11 1 (0.83%) Dell KACE
11 1 (0.83%) Sun
11 1 (0.83%) Unisys
11 1 (0.83%) Veeam