Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 218 164 146
Rank change year-on-year -54 -18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 33 224
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 0.88% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.19% 4.16% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 205
10th Percentile £28,125 £24,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.07% -6.45% -4.62%
75th Percentile £36,875 £43,594 £40,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,875 £58,750
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.84% -4.62% -1.52%

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 879 794 2,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.03% 21.12% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 789 701 2,088
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the City of London

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the City of London

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (67.86%) Finance
4 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 16 (57.14%) Banking
6 15 (53.57%) Blackberry
6 15 (53.57%) Windows 10
6 15 (53.57%) Cisco
6 15 (53.57%) ITIL
6 15 (53.57%) Wireless
7 14 (50.00%) WAN
7 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
7 14 (50.00%) Apple
7 14 (50.00%) Windows 8
7 14 (50.00%) Degree
7 14 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (50.00%) Android
7 14 (50.00%) iPhone
8 13 (46.43%) Asset Management
8 13 (46.43%) iPad
8 13 (46.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (42.86%) Internet
9 12 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft 365
11 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 7 (25.00%) VMware
13 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (21.43%) Social Skills

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.57%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.57%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 15 (53.57%) Wireless
3 14 (50.00%) WAN
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (42.86%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) VSAN
6 1 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Power BI
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) Social Skills
4 4 (14.29%) Legal
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
6 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Desktop Support
2 13 (46.43%) Support Technician
3 12 (42.86%) Desktop Support Technician
3 12 (42.86%) Desktop Technician
4 7 (25.00%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) IT Support
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
1 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Blackberry
2 14 (50.00%) iPhone
2 14 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (46.43%) iPad
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.71%) Hedge funds
5 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (7.14%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (7.14%) FlexPod
5 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (3.57%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (3.57%) BYOD
6 1 (3.57%) Derivative
6 1 (3.57%) Equities
6 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
6 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 10
3 14 (50.00%) Android
3 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 14 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Unix
8 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Asset Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 4 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (7.14%) Break/Fix
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.57%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.57%) Project Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) vCenter Server
3 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (3.57%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.57%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco
3 14 (50.00%) Apple
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.14%) Altiris
6 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Isilon
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Reuters
6 2 (7.14%) RightFax
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle