Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 175 184
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 -80
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 111 90 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.69% 1.39% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.50% 4.86% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 105 72 122
Berkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% +16.15% +30.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £51,250
South East median annual salary £26,880 £27,500 £29,097
% change year-on-year -2.26% -5.49% +7.76%

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 1,708 1,851 2,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.98% 28.68% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,536 2,276
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,875 £68,750
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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +26 37 £27,500 +6.80% 12
Slough +34 35 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Maidenhead -47 11 £23,500 -15.32% 2
Bracknell -16 5 £31,000 -15.03% 1
Wokingham -10 3 £25,500 -15.00%
Newbury -6 2 £34,500 +32.69%
Windsor -3 1 £31,500 +26.00%
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (81.98%) Active Directory
3 87 (78.38%) Windows 10
4 74 (66.67%) Office 365
5 73 (65.77%) Microsoft
6 65 (58.56%) Windows Server
7 54 (48.65%) ITIL
8 53 (47.75%) Windows 8
9 49 (44.14%) Citrix
10 47 (42.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (39.64%) VMware
12 41 (36.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 39 (35.14%) Microsoft Office
14 32 (28.83%) SLA
15 25 (22.52%) XenApp
16 24 (21.62%) XenDesktop
17 21 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
19 18 (16.22%) SQL
19 18 (16.22%) LAN
19 18 (16.22%) DNS
20 17 (15.32%) TCP/IP
20 17 (15.32%) Internet
21 15 (13.51%) MS Exchange
21 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
22 14 (12.61%) DHCP
23 13 (11.71%) WAN
23 13 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
25 11 (9.91%) Self-Motivation

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 15 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.01%) IIS
3 9 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.21%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (35.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.80%) CATIA
4 2 (1.80%) Siemens NX
4 2 (1.80%) Windchill
5 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.90%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 74 (66.67%) Office 365
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.80%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.22%) DNS
1 18 (16.22%) LAN
2 17 (15.32%) Internet
2 17 (15.32%) TCP/IP
3 14 (12.61%) DHCP
4 13 (11.71%) WAN
5 10 (9.01%) Firewall
5 10 (9.01%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (9.01%) VLAN
6 9 (8.11%) SAN
7 8 (7.21%) Intranet
7 8 (7.21%) NAS
7 8 (7.21%) VPN
8 6 (5.41%) Wireless
9 5 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (4.50%) Skype
10 3 (2.70%) Bluetooth
10 3 (2.70%) SMS
10 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.90%) EDMS
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) AdminStudio
1 1 (0.90%) MSI
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Back Office
2 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.50%) Electronics
4 4 (3.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 25 (22.52%) Analyst
3 22 (19.82%) IT Support
4 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (9.91%) IT Engineer
5 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.01%) Technical Support
6 9 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.21%) Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Field Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) IT Technician
9 6 (5.41%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) Web Services
2 8 (7.21%) .NET
2 8 (7.21%) WCF
3 2 (1.80%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (7.21%) Clustering
5 3 (2.70%) iPhone
6 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.90%) EPoS
7 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (78.38%) Windows 10
3 65 (58.56%) Windows Server
4 53 (47.75%) Windows 8
5 47 (42.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.50%) Linux
9 3 (2.70%) Android
9 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.70%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) ITIL
2 13 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (7.21%) High Availability
3 8 (7.21%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (7.21%) Proactive Monitoring
3 8 (7.21%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (6.31%) ITSM
5 6 (5.41%) ITIL V3
5 6 (5.41%) Service Management
6 5 (4.50%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.60%) Coaching
7 4 (3.60%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (3.60%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.60%) Programme Management
7 4 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.70%) ERP
8 3 (2.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.22%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.80%) Java
3 2 (1.80%) PHP
4 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.90%) VB
4 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (7.21%) MCSE
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.31%) MCP
4 6 (5.41%) Degree
5 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.60%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (28.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 91 (81.98%) Active Directory
2 41 (36.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (22.52%) XenApp
4 24 (21.62%) XenDesktop
5 9 (8.11%) Hyper-V
6 8 (7.21%) Terminal Server
7 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.01%) SCCM
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (6.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (65.77%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.14%) Citrix
3 44 (39.64%) VMware
4 9 (8.11%) Apple
4 9 (8.11%) Capita
5 8 (7.21%) HP
6 7 (6.31%) Symantec
7 6 (5.41%) Cisco
8 5 (4.50%) Forcepoint
8 5 (4.50%) NETGEAR
8 5 (4.50%) Polycom
8 5 (4.50%) SAP
8 5 (4.50%) Sophos
9 4 (3.60%) Dell
10 3 (2.70%) Canon
10 3 (2.70%) IBM
10 3 (2.70%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.70%) Pegasus
10 3 (2.70%) Remedy
10 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow