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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 671 448 244
Rank change year-on-year -223 -204 -56
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 520 498 1,155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.61% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.98% 3.18% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 461 417 988
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £25,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £29,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% +3.17% +5.00%
75th Percentile £37,500 £42,340 £43,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £53,750
UK median annual salary £29,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -10.77% +4.84% +3.33%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26,325 15,648 18,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.10% 19.19% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14,863 12,367 14,932
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £49,491
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.03% +4.19%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,700 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in England

Windows 7
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in England.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in England

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in England

Windows 7
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -263 180 £35,000 - 25
South East -56 97 £27,500 -12.70% 33
North of England -85 93 £26,450 +1.73% 26
Midlands -60 78 £25,000 -13.79% 18
North West -37 61 £26,500 -37.65% 9
East Midlands -23 44 £25,000 -20.00% 10
East of England -70 44 £28,500 -0.87% 14
West Midlands -54 34 £25,000 -0.99% 8
South West -52 28 £30,000 -7.69% 8
Yorkshire -74 24 £26,450 +1.73% 12
North East -27 8 £40,000 +53.85% 5
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 520 (100.00%) Windows
2 378 (72.69%) Windows 10
3 335 (64.42%) Active Directory
4 322 (61.92%) Microsoft
5 287 (55.19%) Microsoft 365
6 248 (47.69%) Microsoft Office
7 198 (38.08%) Windows Server
8 180 (34.62%) Social Skills
9 149 (28.65%) ITIL
10 128 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 107 (20.58%) Finance
11 107 (20.58%) SCCM
12 100 (19.23%) Cisco
13 93 (17.88%) Windows 8
14 92 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 86 (16.54%) WAN
16 82 (15.77%) Windows Server 2016
17 81 (15.58%) VMware
18 78 (15.00%) LAN
19 75 (14.42%) VPN
20 74 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
21 73 (14.04%) Azure
22 72 (13.85%) MS Exchange
23 71 (13.65%) SLA
23 71 (13.65%) Citrix
24 67 (12.88%) TCP/IP
25 66 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel
26 64 (12.31%) SQL Server
27 63 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
28 57 (10.96%) HP

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 72 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 39 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 27 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (4.42%) IBM Notes
6 19 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 248 (47.69%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (7.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.19%) CaseMap
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.19%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 287 (55.19%) Microsoft 365
2 73 (14.04%) Azure
3 34 (6.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (3.85%) Mimecast
5 16 (3.08%) OneDrive
6 8 (1.54%) SaaS
7 7 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.15%) AWS
9 5 (0.96%) Nutanix
10 4 (0.77%) Rubrik
11 3 (0.58%) IaaS
11 3 (0.58%) PaaS
12 2 (0.38%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.19%) GCP
13 1 (0.19%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.19%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 86 (16.54%) WAN
2 78 (15.00%) LAN
3 75 (14.42%) VPN
4 67 (12.88%) TCP/IP
5 39 (7.50%) Firewall
6 38 (7.31%) Wireless
7 35 (6.73%) DNS
8 34 (6.54%) DHCP
9 30 (5.77%) VoIP
10 25 (4.81%) Remote Desktop
11 22 (4.23%) NAS
11 22 (4.23%) Skype
12 21 (4.04%) VLAN
13 19 (3.65%) Network Security
14 18 (3.46%) SAN
15 16 (3.08%) WLAN
16 14 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (1.92%) Internet
17 10 (1.92%) NetScaler
18 7 (1.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.19%) MySQL
2 1 (0.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 180 (34.62%) Social Skills
2 107 (20.58%) Finance
3 28 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.81%) Banking
4 25 (4.81%) Presentation Skills
5 24 (4.62%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.23%) Law
7 21 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.08%) Legal
9 14 (2.69%) Marketing
10 13 (2.50%) Retail
11 12 (2.31%) Manufacturing
11 12 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
12 10 (1.92%) Aviation
12 10 (1.92%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.35%) Back Office
14 5 (0.96%) Automotive
15 4 (0.77%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.58%) Games
16 3 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 164 (31.54%) Support Engineer
2 157 (30.19%) Analyst
3 109 (20.96%) Desktop Support
4 107 (20.58%) IT Support
5 99 (19.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 92 (17.69%) Support Analyst
7 64 (12.31%) Service Analyst
8 63 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
9 62 (11.92%) IT Analyst
10 59 (11.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 58 (11.15%) Desktop Engineer
12 55 (10.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 54 (10.38%) IT Engineer
14 53 (10.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 48 (9.23%) IT Support Analyst
16 41 (7.88%) 1st Line Support
17 39 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
18 35 (6.73%) Desktop Analyst
18 35 (6.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
19 32 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.31%) Web Services
2 1 (0.19%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 41 (7.88%) Blackberry
3 27 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (4.81%) Fat Client
4 25 (4.81%) Thin Client
5 21 (4.04%) Driving Licence
6 16 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.31%) EPoS
8 10 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
9 9 (1.73%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.73%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.35%) CMDB
10 7 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.35%) Raspberry Pi
11 6 (1.15%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.96%) User Experience
12 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.77%) Handset
14 3 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 520 (100.00%) Windows
2 378 (72.69%) Windows 10
3 198 (38.08%) Windows Server
4 128 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (17.88%) Windows 8
6 92 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 82 (15.77%) Windows Server 2016
8 49 (9.42%) Android
9 42 (8.08%) Windows Server 2019
10 39 (7.50%) Linux
11 37 (7.12%) Mac OS
12 34 (6.54%) Apple iOS
12 34 (6.54%) Mac OS X
13 33 (6.35%) Windows XP
14 27 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (3.27%) Windows Vista
16 9 (1.73%) Unix
17 3 (0.58%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (28.65%) ITIL
2 74 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
3 55 (10.58%) Service Delivery
4 38 (7.31%) Incident Management
5 36 (6.92%) ITSM
6 31 (5.96%) Inventory Management
7 29 (5.58%) Service Management
8 28 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 24 (4.62%) Decision-Making
10 23 (4.42%) Application Packaging
11 21 (4.04%) High Availability
12 20 (3.85%) Inventory Control
12 20 (3.85%) Ticket Management
13 19 (3.65%) ITIL V3
13 19 (3.65%) Software Testing
14 18 (3.46%) Time Management
15 16 (3.08%) Mobile Device Management
16 15 (2.88%) Root Cause Analysis
17 14 (2.69%) Computer Science
17 14 (2.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.92%) SQL
2 34 (6.54%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.96%) C
4 4 (0.77%) C#
4 4 (0.77%) VB
4 4 (0.77%) VBScript
5 3 (0.58%) Bash
6 2 (0.38%) Korn
7 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (8.85%) Degree
3 29 (5.58%) MCSA
4 24 (4.62%) MCITP
4 24 (4.62%) MCSE
5 22 (4.23%) MCP
6 21 (4.04%) Security Cleared
7 19 (3.65%) A+ Certification
8 15 (2.88%) MCDST
9 10 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (1.92%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.35%) CCNA
11 7 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (0.77%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.58%) CCNP
14 3 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (13.65%) SLA
2 19 (3.65%) GDPR
3 8 (1.54%) QA
4 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 335 (64.42%) Active Directory
2 56 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.19%) XenApp
4 26 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.92%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.73%) vSphere
8 8 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.15%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.96%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (0.58%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 107 (20.58%) SCCM
2 27 (5.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (3.08%) SCOM
5 15 (2.88%) ServiceCenter
6 11 (2.12%) WSUS
7 10 (1.92%) AirWatch
7 10 (1.92%) Kubernetes
8 7 (1.35%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.35%) vRealize
9 6 (1.15%) Avamar
10 3 (0.58%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.38%) NetCrunch
11 2 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.38%) Sysprep
12 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 322 (61.92%) Microsoft
2 100 (19.23%) Cisco
3 81 (15.58%) VMware
4 71 (13.65%) Citrix
5 57 (10.96%) HP
6 56 (10.77%) Apple
7 39 (7.50%) Bloomberg
8 34 (6.54%) Remedy
9 33 (6.35%) Dell
10 32 (6.15%) ServiceNow
11 23 (4.42%) Lotus
12 20 (3.85%) Fidessa
13 16 (3.08%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.88%) Reuters
15 14 (2.69%) Kaseya
15 14 (2.69%) Veeam
16 12 (2.31%) BMC
16 12 (2.31%) EMC
17 11 (2.12%) IBM
17 11 (2.12%) Ivanti