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

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 142 230
Rank change year-on-year -34 +88 -156
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 81 145 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.24% 1.87% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.46% 6.78% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 52 125 101
Berkshire median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £20,100 £22,350 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,375 £50,000 £47,500
South East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% -5.17% +5.45%

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 1,818 2,140 2,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.75% 27.63% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,519 1,740 2,459
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -24 17 £25,000 -31.03% 7
Wokingham -1 16 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Maidenhead -4 11 £30,000 -2.63%
Bracknell -7 8 £40,000 +60.00%
Slough -5 6 £19,750 -43.57% 1
Windsor +7 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Newbury -14 2 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Windows 7
South East

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

1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (80.25%) Active Directory
3 51 (62.96%) Windows 10
4 46 (56.79%) Windows Server
5 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
6 40 (49.38%) Microsoft Office
7 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (44.44%) Office 365
9 34 (41.98%) VMware
10 31 (38.27%) SQL Server
11 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (32.10%) Windows 8
13 25 (30.86%) Hyper-V
13 25 (30.86%) IIS
14 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
15 22 (27.16%) Cisco
15 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
16 20 (24.69%) Marketing
17 18 (22.22%) ITIL
17 18 (22.22%) Firewall
18 15 (18.52%) Apple
19 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
19 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (16.05%) DNS
21 12 (14.81%) DHCP
21 12 (14.81%) Internet
21 12 (14.81%) Degree
22 11 (13.58%) SCCM
22 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008

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 25 (30.86%) IIS
2 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
3 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.41%) Skype for Business
5 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (49.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 36 (44.44%) Office 365
2 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) G Suite
4 1 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) Firewall
2 13 (16.05%) DNS
3 12 (14.81%) DHCP
3 12 (14.81%) Internet
4 10 (12.35%) Intranet
5 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.64%) VPN
7 6 (7.41%) Skype
7 6 (7.41%) Wireless
8 5 (6.17%) LAN
8 5 (6.17%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.94%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.94%) SAN
9 4 (4.94%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.70%) WAN
11 2 (2.47%) MPLS
11 2 (2.47%) VLAN
11 2 (2.47%) VoIP
12 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (24.69%) Marketing
2 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.64%) Electronics
4 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) IT Support
2 22 (27.16%) Analyst
3 21 (25.93%) Support Engineer
4 17 (20.99%) IT Engineer
5 14 (17.28%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (13.58%) Support Analyst
8 10 (12.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (11.11%) Desktop Support
9 9 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (9.88%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (9.88%) Support Technician
11 7 (8.64%) IT Analyst
11 7 (8.64%) IT Support Analyst
12 6 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
12 6 (7.41%) IT Technician
12 6 (7.41%) Senior IT Engineer
12 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) WCF
2 5 (6.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) JSON
4 1 (1.23%) PRADO
4 1 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.94%) iPhone
3 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.47%) iPad
5 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.23%) Handset
5 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (62.96%) Windows 10
3 46 (56.79%) Windows Server
4 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (32.10%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.70%) Android
9 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.47%) Linux
10 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 10 (12.35%) Presales
3 8 (9.88%) Project Management
4 7 (8.64%) Process Management
4 7 (8.64%) System Testing
4 7 (8.64%) Time Management
5 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.17%) Business Development
7 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.70%) Application Packaging
8 3 (3.70%) CRM
8 3 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.70%) Line Management
8 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.47%) Change Management
9 2 (2.47%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (2.47%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) Python
4 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.64%) MCP
4 6 (7.41%) MCSE
5 4 (4.94%) CCA
5 4 (4.94%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.70%) MCSA
6 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.47%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) MCITP
7 2 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (80.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.86%) Hyper-V
3 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.35%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (8.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (8.64%) XenApp
6 7 (8.64%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.17%) vSphere
8 4 (4.94%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.94%) XenServer
9 1 (1.23%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.23%) Docker
9 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) SCOM
3 4 (4.94%) EdgeSight
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.70%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.23%) Ansible
6 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.23%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
2 34 (41.98%) VMware
3 22 (27.16%) Cisco
4 15 (18.52%) Apple
5 10 (12.35%) Citrix
6 7 (8.64%) Ivanti
7 6 (7.41%) SAP
8 3 (3.70%) Avaya
8 3 (3.70%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.23%) Capita
10 1 (1.23%) Draytek
10 1 (1.23%) Epicor
10 1 (1.23%) Infor
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle
10 1 (1.23%) Remedy
10 1 (1.23%) Symantec
10 1 (1.23%) WatchGuard