Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 164 146
Rank change year-on-year +59 -18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 323 235 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.83% 1.96% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.83% 7.86% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 272 211 247
East of England median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £19,400
90th Percentile £53,375 £51,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,982 2,989 3,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.13% 24.97% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,122 2,436 2,811
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the East of England

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the East of England

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the East of England

Windows 7
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hertfordshire +21 144 £30,000 +13.21% 8
Essex +34 53 £38,500 +5.48% 4
Cambridgeshire +25 50 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Bedfordshire +28 49 £27,000 -10.00% 9
Norfolk +43 26 £31,500 -25.88% 6
Suffolk -7 5 £23,000 -20.69%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 323 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (67.18%) Windows 10
3 212 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 188 (58.20%) Active Directory
5 147 (45.51%) Microsoft Office
6 121 (37.46%) Office 365
7 98 (30.34%) Windows Server
8 94 (29.10%) Citrix
9 85 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 82 (25.39%) Windows 8
11 80 (24.77%) MS Exchange
12 77 (23.84%) ITIL
13 61 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (18.58%) SLA
15 59 (18.27%) VPN
16 57 (17.65%) VMware
17 50 (15.48%) DNS
18 49 (15.17%) TCP/IP
19 47 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
20 46 (14.24%) Firewall
20 46 (14.24%) Problem-Solving
21 45 (13.93%) DHCP
22 43 (13.31%) Hyper-V
23 39 (12.07%) Finance
24 37 (11.46%) MCP
25 35 (10.84%) SQL
25 35 (10.84%) SQL Server
26 34 (10.53%) Mac OS X
27 33 (10.22%) Mentoring
28 32 (9.91%) Internet

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 80 (24.77%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.33%) Skype for Business
3 12 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.41%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.55%) IIS
7 3 (0.93%) Apache
7 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 147 (45.51%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (3.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.55%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.24%) assyst
2 4 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.31%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 121 (37.46%) Office 365
2 31 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.41%) Mimecast
4 8 (2.48%) IaaS
5 7 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.55%) PaaS
7 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.24%) SaaS
8 3 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.62%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (18.27%) VPN
2 50 (15.48%) DNS
3 49 (15.17%) TCP/IP
4 46 (14.24%) Firewall
5 45 (13.93%) DHCP
6 32 (9.91%) Internet
7 27 (8.36%) LAN
8 22 (6.81%) Wireless
9 18 (5.57%) WAN
10 15 (4.64%) VoIP
11 12 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (3.10%) SAN
12 10 (3.10%) Skype
13 8 (2.48%) Ethernet
14 7 (2.17%) NAS
14 7 (2.17%) VLAN
15 6 (1.86%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.86%) Network Security
15 6 (1.86%) Wireshark
16 5 (1.55%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.93%) DB2
4 3 (0.93%) GIS
4 3 (0.93%) MS Access
4 3 (0.93%) MySQL
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.31%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.12%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.48%) Subversion
2 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) AutoIt
3 1 (0.31%) FrontPage
3 1 (0.31%) Moq
3 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 39 (12.07%) Finance
2 28 (8.67%) Games
3 12 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 7 (2.17%) Banking
4 7 (2.17%) Electronics
5 6 (1.86%) French Language
6 5 (1.55%) Back Office
7 4 (1.24%) Legal
8 3 (0.93%) Retail
9 2 (0.62%) Billing
9 2 (0.62%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 104 (32.20%) Desktop Support
2 103 (31.89%) Support Engineer
3 73 (22.60%) Desktop Engineer
4 71 (21.98%) IT Support
5 67 (20.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 64 (19.81%) Analyst
7 41 (12.69%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 39 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
9 35 (10.84%) Senior Desktop Support
9 35 (10.84%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
9 35 (10.84%) Senior Support Engineer
10 34 (10.53%) IT Engineer
11 28 (8.67%) Support Analyst
12 26 (8.05%) IT Support Engineer
13 21 (6.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 21 (6.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (6.50%) Consultant
14 20 (6.19%) IT Technician
15 19 (5.88%) Support Technician
16 17 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.88%) X-Windows
2 16 (4.95%) .NET
3 7 (2.17%) CSS
4 5 (1.55%) ADSI
5 3 (0.93%) HTML
5 3 (0.93%) JSP
5 3 (0.93%) Servlets
5 3 (0.93%) XML
5 3 (0.93%) XSLT
6 2 (0.62%) MAPI
7 1 (0.31%) LDAP
7 1 (0.31%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.64%) Driving Licence
4 13 (4.02%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.02%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.79%) iPhone
7 8 (2.48%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.17%) iPad
9 6 (1.86%) Replication
10 5 (1.55%) NHS
11 4 (1.24%) CCTV
11 4 (1.24%) Clustering
11 4 (1.24%) Smartcard
12 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.93%) CUDA
12 3 (0.93%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.93%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.62%) User Experience
14 1 (0.31%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 323 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (67.18%) Windows 10
3 98 (30.34%) Windows Server
4 85 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (25.39%) Windows 8
6 61 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (10.53%) Mac OS X
8 18 (5.57%) Windows XP
9 13 (4.02%) Apple iOS
10 11 (3.41%) Linux
11 8 (2.48%) Android
11 8 (2.48%) Windows 2000
12 7 (2.17%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.24%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.24%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.84%) ITIL
2 46 (14.24%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (10.22%) Mentoring
4 22 (6.81%) Project Management
5 19 (5.88%) Change Management
5 19 (5.88%) Presales
6 17 (5.26%) Time Management
7 15 (4.64%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (4.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (4.64%) Service Delivery
8 14 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (3.72%) Migration
10 11 (3.41%) Multithreading
10 11 (3.41%) Server Patching
10 11 (3.41%) Software Engineering
11 10 (3.10%) Server Management
11 10 (3.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (2.79%) ITSM
12 9 (2.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.84%) SQL
2 24 (7.43%) C#
3 18 (5.57%) C++
4 17 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.41%) Java
6 7 (2.17%) C
6 7 (2.17%) Delphi
7 3 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.93%) PHP
7 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.93%) VBA
7 3 (0.93%) VBScript
8 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (11.46%) MCP
3 20 (6.19%) Degree
4 19 (5.88%) MCSE
5 18 (5.57%) MCSA
6 12 (3.72%) A+ Certification
6 12 (3.72%) CCNA
6 12 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.72%) Network+ Certification
7 10 (3.10%) MCITP
8 8 (2.48%) ACDT
8 8 (2.48%) ACHDS
8 8 (2.48%) ACTC
8 8 (2.48%) MCDST
8 8 (2.48%) MCSM
9 5 (1.55%) CCNP
9 5 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.24%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (18.58%) SLA
2 2 (0.62%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 188 (58.20%) Active Directory
2 43 (13.31%) Hyper-V
3 31 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (6.81%) XenApp
5 14 (4.33%) XenDesktop
6 13 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.10%) vSphere
8 9 (2.79%) XenServer
9 8 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.24%) BitLocker
10 4 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.31%) Docker
11 1 (0.31%) Firmware
11 1 (0.31%) NFS
11 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.02%) SCCM
2 11 (3.41%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.10%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (1.86%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.55%) WSUS
6 4 (1.24%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.62%) SCOM
9 1 (0.31%) Ansible
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.31%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 212 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 94 (29.10%) Citrix
3 57 (17.65%) VMware
4 24 (7.43%) Cisco
5 21 (6.50%) Adobe
6 17 (5.26%) HP
7 13 (4.02%) Oracle
8 12 (3.72%) Dell
8 12 (3.72%) Remedy
9 11 (3.41%) Apple
9 11 (3.41%) Lotus
10 10 (3.10%) Qualys
11 9 (2.79%) Juniper
11 9 (2.79%) Meraki
11 9 (2.79%) Veeam
12 8 (2.48%) Symantec
13 7 (2.17%) Embarcadero
14 6 (1.86%) McAfee
15 4 (1.24%) Bomgar
15 4 (1.24%) Peregrine