The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
London / Croydon
Rank 28 25 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.71% 7.54% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.03% 19.79% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 18
Median salary £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,400 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £48,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 37 96 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 21.14% 38.10% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 88 44
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Croydon

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Croydon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) MS Office
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 7 (46.67%) DBS Check
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Citrix
8 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
8 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (33.33%) iPad
9 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
9 4 (26.67%) Service Management
9 4 (26.67%) ITSM
10 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (13.33%) Office 365
11 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
11 2 (13.33%) Ticket Management
11 2 (13.33%) Remedy
11 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
11 2 (13.33%) Cisco
11 2 (13.33%) MCTS
11 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
12 1 (6.67%) Time Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Field Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Technician
4 3 (20.00%) IT Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Field Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Server Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 5 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) ITSM
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Ticket Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec