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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
UK / England
Rank 148 141 107
Rank change year-on-year -7 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1693 2275 2776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.12% 2.36% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.90% 8.97% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1970 2342
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,575
% change year-on-year - +3.48%  

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19013 25367 26880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 23.83% 26.29% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16091 21518 22667
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Windows 7
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in England

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 729 £31,500 -3.07% 80
South East -8 355 £30,000 +3.44% 42
East of England +27 192 £27,500 -8.33% 18
North West -22 123 £25,250 +5.20% 27
Yorkshire +22 102 £26,500 +20.45% 19
West Midlands +32 84 £26,750 -2.72% 17
South West -52 61 £27,500 - 9
East Midlands -31 44 £25,000 -11.71% 9
North East -4 5 £25,500 -7.27% 5
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 3501 (100.00%) Windows
2 2273 (64.92%) Active Directory
3 2023 (57.78%) Microsoft
4 1486 (42.45%) MS Office
5 1330 (37.99%) Windows 10
6 1274 (36.39%) Windows Server
7 1158 (33.08%) MS Excel
8 1105 (31.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1043 (29.79%) MS Exchange
10 1040 (29.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 977 (27.91%) Windows 8
12 933 (26.65%) ITIL
13 918 (26.22%) VMware
14 768 (21.94%) Citrix
15 766 (21.88%) Office 365
16 603 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 559 (15.97%) Cisco
18 506 (14.45%) DNS
19 505 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
20 488 (13.94%) TCP/IP
21 487 (13.91%) Finance
22 475 (13.57%) Firewall
23 472 (13.48%) LAN
24 464 (13.25%) SCCM
25 454 (12.97%) DHCP
26 452 (12.91%) Hyper-V
26 452 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2010
27 436 (12.45%) SLA
28 421 (12.03%) VPN
29 395 (11.28%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related 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 1043 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 452 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 248 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 224 (6.40%) SharePoint
5 204 (5.83%) Skype for Business
6 159 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 128 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 122 (3.48%) IIS
9 73 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 45 (1.29%) IBM Notes
11 32 (0.91%) Tomcat
12 29 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 25 (0.71%) Apache
14 20 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
15 16 (0.46%) Confluence
15 16 (0.46%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.29%) CMS
17 8 (0.23%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.20%) ArcGIS
18 7 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 1486 (42.45%) MS Office
2 1158 (33.08%) MS Excel
3 93 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.80%) Acrobat
5 25 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 18 (0.51%) Camtasia
7 18 (0.51%) Snagit
8 16 (0.46%) MS Project
9 14 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.29%) Photoshop
11 6 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
12 4 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
12 4 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
13 3 (0.086%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.057%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.029%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
15 1 (0.029%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
2 20 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 12 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.31%) Visualfiles
6 9 (0.26%) Eikon
7 7 (0.20%) Sage 200
8 6 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
8 6 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.17%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
10 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
11 3 (0.086%) Oracle Retail
12 2 (0.057%) NetSuite
12 2 (0.057%) Retail-J
12 2 (0.057%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.057%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 766 (21.88%) Office 365
2 197 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (1.74%) Mimecast
5 29 (0.83%) G Suite
6 21 (0.60%) SaaS
7 20 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 12 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (0.26%) OneDrive
11 8 (0.23%) Dropbox
11 8 (0.23%) IaaS
11 8 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.14%) PaaS
14 2 (0.057%) Slack
15 1 (0.029%) Fastly
15 1 (0.029%) Google Drive
15 1 (0.029%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 506 (14.45%) DNS
2 488 (13.94%) TCP/IP
3 475 (13.57%) Firewall
4 472 (13.48%) LAN
5 454 (12.97%) DHCP
6 421 (12.03%) VPN
7 395 (11.28%) WAN
8 207 (5.91%) SAN
9 176 (5.03%) VoIP
10 164 (4.68%) Wireless
11 157 (4.48%) Internet
12 121 (3.46%) Remote Desktop
13 106 (3.03%) VLAN
14 105 (3.00%) Skype
15 85 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
16 73 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
17 64 (1.83%) IP Telephony
18 50 (1.43%) SMTP
19 49 (1.40%) NAS
20 38 (1.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 104 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 43 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 27 (0.77%) MySQL
7 23 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 22 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 21 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (0.57%) Relational Database
11 18 (0.51%) MS Access
12 16 (0.46%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.40%) GIS
13 14 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
18 5 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 64 (1.83%) MSI
2 26 (0.74%) JIRA
3 24 (0.69%) Ant
4 22 (0.63%) JUnit
5 20 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 17 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 16 (0.46%) Gradle
7 16 (0.46%) Hudson
7 16 (0.46%) Maven
7 16 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.17%) AdminStudio
9 5 (0.14%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.14%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.11%) Subversion
11 1 (0.029%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.029%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.029%) NUnit
11 1 (0.029%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.029%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 487 (13.91%) Finance
2 305 (8.71%) Law
3 272 (7.77%) Legal
4 135 (3.86%) Banking
5 125 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 78 (2.23%) Retail
7 75 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.14%) Marketing
9 39 (1.11%) Back Office
10 38 (1.09%) Advertising
11 31 (0.89%) German Language
12 29 (0.83%) Automotive
13 28 (0.80%) Front Office
14 27 (0.77%) Publishing
15 24 (0.69%) French Language
16 21 (0.60%) Investment Banking
17 12 (0.34%) Electronics
18 11 (0.31%) Billing
18 11 (0.31%) Games
19 8 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1232 (35.19%) Analyst
2 733 (20.94%) IT Support
3 681 (19.45%) Support Engineer
4 612 (17.48%) Support Analyst
5 533 (15.22%) Service Analyst
6 514 (14.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 502 (14.34%) Service Desk Analyst
8 375 (10.71%) IT Analyst
9 371 (10.60%) Desktop Support
10 329 (9.40%) IT Engineer
11 275 (7.85%) IT Support Analyst
12 264 (7.54%) IT Support Engineer
13 260 (7.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 250 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
15 220 (6.28%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 216 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 204 (5.83%) Service Desk Support
18 192 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 189 (5.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
20 188 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (2.23%) .NET
2 34 (0.97%) Web Services
3 33 (0.94%) Software Packaging
4 27 (0.77%) J2EE
5 22 (0.63%) HTML
5 22 (0.63%) XML
6 19 (0.54%) CSS
7 15 (0.43%) 802.1X
8 13 (0.37%) ASP.NET
9 11 (0.31%) SOAP
10 10 (0.29%) COM
11 9 (0.26%) EDI
11 9 (0.26%) Middleware
12 8 (0.23%) HTML5
12 8 (0.23%) Qt
13 7 (0.20%) REST
13 7 (0.20%) WCF
14 6 (0.17%) FFmpeg
14 6 (0.17%) OpenAL
14 6 (0.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 292 (8.34%) Blackberry
2 213 (6.08%) iPhone
3 193 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 150 (4.28%) Driving Licence
5 140 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 127 (3.63%) iPad
7 117 (3.34%) Video Conferencing
8 93 (2.66%) Management Information System
9 89 (2.54%) Smartphone
10 68 (1.94%) Hedge funds
11 63 (1.80%) Computer Science
12 57 (1.63%) e-Learning
13 50 (1.43%) Fat Client
13 50 (1.43%) Thin Client
14 45 (1.29%) Replication
15 32 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 32 (0.91%) Public Cloud
15 32 (0.91%) User Experience
16 31 (0.89%) PDA
17 23 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3501 (100.00%) Windows
2 1330 (37.99%) Windows 10
3 1274 (36.39%) Windows Server
4 1105 (31.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1040 (29.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 977 (27.91%) Windows 8
7 306 (8.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 293 (8.37%) Windows XP
9 221 (6.31%) Android
10 211 (6.03%) Mac OS X
11 187 (5.34%) Linux
12 134 (3.83%) Apple iOS
13 75 (2.14%) Mac OS
14 60 (1.71%) Windows Vista
15 43 (1.23%) Windows Phone
16 33 (0.94%) Unix
17 24 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
19 15 (0.43%) Solaris
19 15 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (26.65%) ITIL
2 275 (7.85%) Service Management
3 171 (4.88%) Service Delivery
4 119 (3.40%) Migration
5 114 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 106 (3.03%) Time Management
7 102 (2.91%) Problem Management
8 100 (2.86%) Incident Management
9 96 (2.74%) ITIL V3
10 93 (2.66%) CRM
10 93 (2.66%) Mentoring
10 93 (2.66%) Project Management
11 86 (2.46%) Change Management
12 83 (2.37%) Asset Management
12 83 (2.37%) Document Management
13 80 (2.29%) ERP
14 75 (2.14%) Ticket Management
15 74 (2.11%) Application Packaging
16 70 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
17 65 (1.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 331 (9.45%) SQL
2 266 (7.60%) PowerShell
3 78 (2.23%) C
4 68 (1.94%) VB
5 66 (1.89%) VBScript
6 61 (1.74%) C#
7 43 (1.23%) Java
8 33 (0.94%) C++
9 27 (0.77%) VBA
10 23 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 22 (0.63%) PHP
12 16 (0.46%) Python
13 14 (0.40%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.34%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.23%) Perl
16 6 (0.17%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.14%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.14%) Ruby
18 4 (0.11%) Objective-C
19 3 (0.086%) VB6
Qualifications
1 505 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 309 (8.83%) Degree
3 238 (6.80%) MCSE
4 212 (6.06%) MCP
5 177 (5.06%) MCSA
6 144 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 120 (3.43%) CCNA
8 116 (3.31%) Security Cleared
9 107 (3.06%) MCITP
10 88 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
11 83 (2.37%) SC Cleared
12 67 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 57 (1.63%) A+ Certification
14 47 (1.34%) MCDST
14 47 (1.34%) MOS
15 46 (1.31%) MCTS
16 42 (1.20%) CCNP
17 37 (1.06%) DBS Check
18 34 (0.97%) DV Cleared
19 24 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 436 (12.45%) SLA
2 52 (1.49%) QA
3 18 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.057%) DICOM
6 2 (0.057%) HL7
6 2 (0.057%) PMO
7 1 (0.029%) COBIT
7 1 (0.029%) COSO
7 1 (0.029%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2273 (64.92%) Active Directory
2 603 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 452 (12.91%) Hyper-V
4 223 (6.37%) XenApp
5 91 (2.60%) vSphere
6 84 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 75 (2.14%) XenDesktop
8 64 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 61 (1.74%) VMware ESX
10 46 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
11 44 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
12 40 (1.14%) Terminal Services
13 33 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
14 23 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 21 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
16 19 (0.54%) Terminal Server
17 14 (0.40%) XenServer
18 10 (0.29%) BlackBerry Internet Service
19 8 (0.23%) BitLocker
19 8 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 464 (13.25%) SCCM
2 71 (2.03%) Backup Exec
3 62 (1.77%) SCOM
4 48 (1.37%) WSUS
5 37 (1.06%) AirWatch
6 34 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 31 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 31 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
9 20 (0.57%) Nagios
9 20 (0.57%) NetBackup
10 14 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
10 14 (0.40%) SCOrch
10 14 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (0.34%) XenMobile
11 12 (0.34%) ZENworks
12 11 (0.31%) Jamf Pro
13 10 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 9 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2023 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 918 (26.22%) VMware
3 768 (21.94%) Citrix
4 559 (15.97%) Cisco
5 271 (7.74%) Apple
6 212 (6.06%) HP
7 158 (4.51%) iManage
8 133 (3.80%) Dell
9 114 (3.26%) Avaya
10 97 (2.77%) Adobe
11 85 (2.43%) Bloomberg
12 77 (2.20%) Symantec
13 76 (2.17%) Google
14 70 (2.00%) Reuters
15 67 (1.91%) NetApp
16 64 (1.83%) AppSense
17 62 (1.77%) Oracle
18 53 (1.51%) Veeam
19 47 (1.34%) ServiceNow
19 47 (1.34%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Clacton-On-Sea, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Hiring People
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 9 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35000-£50000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
St Giles International
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday