Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 163 167
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2,552 3,219 3,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.02% 2.10% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 9.14% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,133 2,836 3,083
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK 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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29,104 35,237 40,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.01% 22.94% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23,297 28,629 33,083
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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
London -22 976 £32,500 -7.14% 138
South East +43 684 £28,000 +5.66% 142
North of England -27 297 £26,000 -5.45% 108
South West +25 234 £31,000 - 75
Midlands -10 205 £26,500 - 62
North West +23 183 £26,500 -3.64% 75
East of England -43 144 £30,000 +4.34% 53
West Midlands -17 114 £26,000 -1.89% 33
Yorkshire -59 97 £25,000 -6.27% 22
East Midlands +1 91 £27,500 -15.38% 29
North East +22 17 £21,500 -14.00% 11
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 2,552 (100.00%) Windows
2 1,837 (71.98%) Windows 10
3 1,670 (65.44%) Active Directory
4 1,389 (54.43%) Microsoft
5 1,195 (46.83%) Office 365
6 975 (38.21%) Microsoft Office
7 893 (34.99%) Windows Server
8 762 (29.86%) ITIL
9 649 (25.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 607 (23.79%) VMware
11 582 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 501 (19.63%) MS Exchange
13 497 (19.47%) Citrix
14 480 (18.81%) SCCM
15 471 (18.46%) Windows 8
16 422 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 360 (14.11%) TCP/IP
18 353 (13.83%) LAN
19 352 (13.79%) Azure
20 351 (13.75%) DNS
21 344 (13.48%) Cisco
22 333 (13.05%) Problem-Solving
23 325 (12.74%) DHCP
24 320 (12.54%) WAN
25 319 (12.50%) Firewall
26 317 (12.42%) SLA
27 287 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
28 284 (11.13%) Finance
29 280 (10.97%) Hyper-V
30 240 (9.40%) Linux

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
1 501 (19.63%) MS Exchange
2 179 (7.01%) SharePoint
3 169 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 151 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 142 (5.56%) Skype for Business
6 45 (1.76%) IBM Notes
7 44 (1.72%) IIS
8 32 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 29 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 25 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 21 (0.82%) Confluence
12 20 (0.78%) CMS
13 13 (0.51%) Apache
14 9 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.27%) IBM Domino
16 6 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.24%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.16%) Jupyter
18 4 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 975 (38.21%) Microsoft Office
2 109 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 67 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 60 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.59%) Acrobat
7 14 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.16%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.078%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 2 (0.078%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.039%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.039%) Autodesk Inventor
11 1 (0.039%) HipChat
11 1 (0.039%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.039%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 1 (0.039%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.24%) Carpe Diem
4 6 (0.24%) Eikon
4 6 (0.24%) Elite 3E
4 6 (0.24%) Q-Pulse
4 6 (0.24%) Sage CRM
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.078%) assyst
6 2 (0.078%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.078%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.039%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.039%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.039%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.039%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,195 (46.83%) Office 365
2 352 (13.79%) Azure
3 166 (6.50%) AWS
4 44 (1.72%) G Suite
5 43 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (1.45%) OneDrive
7 22 (0.86%) Mimecast
8 15 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
8 15 (0.59%) SoftLayer
9 10 (0.39%) GCP
10 9 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.27%) IaaS
12 7 (0.27%) Power Platform
13 5 (0.20%) PaaS
13 5 (0.20%) SaaS
14 4 (0.16%) Dropbox
14 4 (0.16%) OpenDNS
14 4 (0.16%) Yammer
15 3 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 360 (14.11%) TCP/IP
2 353 (13.83%) LAN
3 351 (13.75%) DNS
4 325 (12.74%) DHCP
5 320 (12.54%) WAN
6 319 (12.50%) Firewall
7 216 (8.46%) VPN
8 192 (7.52%) VoIP
9 158 (6.19%) Skype
10 141 (5.53%) Wireless
11 117 (4.58%) Internet
12 90 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
12 90 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
13 77 (3.02%) SAN
14 69 (2.70%) VLAN
15 39 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
16 34 (1.33%) Broadband
17 30 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (1.18%) Network Security
18 27 (1.06%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (0.55%) MySQL
5 14 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (0.51%) MongoDB
6 13 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (0.31%) DB2
11 7 (0.27%) Big Data
11 7 (0.27%) MS Access
11 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 72 (2.82%) MSI
2 46 (1.80%) InstallShield
3 42 (1.65%) JIRA
4 37 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 30 (1.18%) Visual Studio
6 24 (0.94%) AdminStudio
6 24 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 20 (0.78%) Subversion
7 20 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.47%) Jenkins
10 11 (0.43%) Ant
11 9 (0.35%) Maven
12 8 (0.31%) Android Studio
12 8 (0.31%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.31%) IntelliJ
12 8 (0.31%) JUnit
12 8 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.16%) Chocolatey
13 4 (0.16%) NUnit
General
1 284 (11.13%) Finance
2 134 (5.25%) Law
3 110 (4.31%) Public Sector
4 94 (3.68%) Legal
5 86 (3.37%) Retail
6 84 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 53 (2.08%) Banking
8 39 (1.53%) Aerospace
9 36 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 25 (0.98%) Marketing
11 23 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.78%) Back Office
13 16 (0.63%) French Language
14 15 (0.59%) Electronics
15 13 (0.51%) Military
16 12 (0.47%) Local Government
17 9 (0.35%) Advertising
18 7 (0.27%) Automotive
18 7 (0.27%) German Language
19 6 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 765 (29.98%) Analyst
2 565 (22.14%) Support Engineer
3 541 (21.20%) IT Support
4 391 (15.32%) Support Analyst
5 337 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 327 (12.81%) Service Analyst
7 326 (12.77%) IT Engineer
8 308 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
9 266 (10.42%) IT Analyst
10 252 (9.87%) Desktop Support
11 230 (9.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 207 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
13 206 (8.07%) IT Support Engineer
14 183 (7.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 159 (6.23%) 1st Line Support
16 144 (5.64%) Desktop Engineer
17 142 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 125 (4.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 101 (3.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
20 90 (3.53%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (2.31%) .NET
2 36 (1.41%) XML
3 27 (1.06%) HTML
3 27 (1.06%) JSON
4 21 (0.82%) CSS
4 21 (0.82%) Web Services
5 16 (0.63%) .NET Framework
6 15 (0.59%) Apache Flex
7 12 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 12 (0.47%) X-Windows
8 11 (0.43%) COM
9 10 (0.39%) HTML5
9 10 (0.39%) jQuery
10 9 (0.35%) LDAP
11 8 (0.31%) Ajax
11 8 (0.31%) Hibernate
11 8 (0.31%) JAXB
11 8 (0.31%) JPA
11 8 (0.31%) REST
11 8 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 232 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 137 (5.37%) iPhone
3 130 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
4 107 (4.19%) Driving Licence
5 106 (4.15%) Blackberry
6 97 (3.80%) Data Centre
7 93 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
8 92 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
9 90 (3.53%) Smartphone
10 55 (2.16%) iPad
11 45 (1.76%) Fat Client
11 45 (1.76%) Thin Client
11 45 (1.76%) User Experience
12 31 (1.21%) CMDB
13 28 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
14 25 (0.98%) Hedge funds
14 25 (0.98%) Replication
15 24 (0.94%) EPoS
16 23 (0.90%) Mobile Computing
17 18 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2,552 (100.00%) Windows
2 1,837 (71.98%) Windows 10
3 893 (34.99%) Windows Server
4 649 (25.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 582 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 471 (18.46%) Windows 8
7 240 (9.40%) Linux
8 180 (7.05%) Android
9 116 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 115 (4.51%) Apple iOS
11 105 (4.11%) Mac OS X
12 92 (3.61%) Mac OS
13 84 (3.29%) Windows XP
14 43 (1.68%) Unix
15 41 (1.61%) Windows Vista
16 35 (1.37%) Windows 2000
17 33 (1.29%) Ubuntu
18 18 (0.71%) CentOS
19 11 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 6 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (29.86%) ITIL
2 333 (13.05%) Problem-Solving
3 191 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 156 (6.11%) Information Security
5 139 (5.45%) ITSM
6 135 (5.29%) Service Management
7 121 (4.74%) Ticket Management
8 120 (4.70%) Security Management
8 120 (4.70%) Service Delivery
9 116 (4.55%) Information Security Management
10 114 (4.47%) Mobile Device Management
11 113 (4.43%) Time Management
12 111 (4.35%) ISMS
13 104 (4.08%) Asset Management
14 103 (4.04%) Migration
15 94 (3.68%) Mentoring
16 88 (3.45%) Change Management
17 85 (3.33%) Incident Management
18 81 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
19 73 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 237 (9.29%) SQL
2 233 (9.13%) PowerShell
3 64 (2.51%) C#
4 41 (1.61%) Python
5 40 (1.57%) C
6 37 (1.45%) VBScript
7 24 (0.94%) Java
7 24 (0.94%) VB
8 22 (0.86%) C++
9 18 (0.71%) JavaScript
9 18 (0.71%) T-SQL
9 18 (0.71%) VBA
10 16 (0.63%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.39%) Ada
12 8 (0.31%) Java 8
12 8 (0.31%) Perl
12 8 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.16%) Delphi
13 4 (0.16%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 287 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 175 (6.86%) Degree
3 169 (6.62%) Security Cleared
4 150 (5.88%) MCSE
5 120 (4.70%) MCP
6 106 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
7 89 (3.49%) CCNA
8 64 (2.51%) MCSA
8 64 (2.51%) SC Cleared
9 57 (2.23%) MCITP
10 52 (2.04%) A+ Certification
11 49 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
12 40 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 38 (1.49%) DV Cleared
14 36 (1.41%) MCDST
15 28 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 25 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
17 23 (0.90%) MCTS
18 20 (0.78%) CCNP
19 16 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (12.42%) SLA
2 29 (1.14%) QA
3 21 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.47%) IEC 61131
5 9 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.20%) GDPR
7 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.12%) COBIT
8 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.078%) GxP
9 2 (0.078%) ITGC
10 1 (0.039%) DICOM
10 1 (0.039%) GAMP
10 1 (0.039%) HL7
10 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.039%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.039%) NIST
10 1 (0.039%) PMO
System Software
1 1,670 (65.44%) Active Directory
2 422 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 280 (10.97%) Hyper-V
4 91 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 88 (3.45%) XenApp
6 73 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 58 (2.27%) XenDesktop
8 53 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
9 39 (1.53%) vSphere
10 33 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (0.59%) Terminal Services
11 15 (0.59%) VirtualBox
12 13 (0.51%) BitLocker
13 12 (0.47%) LXC
14 9 (0.35%) Docker
14 9 (0.35%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (0.20%) Firmware
18 2 (0.078%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 480 (18.81%) SCCM
2 73 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 58 (2.27%) WSUS
4 42 (1.65%) SCOM
5 39 (1.53%) Backup Exec
6 30 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 26 (1.02%) vRealize
8 22 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
9 19 (0.74%) AirWatch
10 16 (0.63%) Perfmon
11 15 (0.59%) vCenter Server
12 11 (0.43%) DameWare
13 10 (0.39%) Ansible
13 10 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
13 10 (0.39%) NetBackup
13 10 (0.39%) PaperCut
14 9 (0.35%) SCVMM
14 9 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
15 7 (0.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1,389 (54.43%) Microsoft
2 607 (23.79%) VMware
3 497 (19.47%) Citrix
4 344 (13.48%) Cisco
5 199 (7.80%) Apple
6 185 (7.25%) HP
7 111 (4.35%) Dell
8 95 (3.72%) ServiceNow
9 76 (2.98%) Oracle
10 65 (2.55%) Sony
11 61 (2.39%) Veeam
12 55 (2.16%) IBM
13 52 (2.04%) Symantec
14 50 (1.96%) Google
15 48 (1.88%) Avaya
16 47 (1.84%) Adobe
17 46 (1.80%) EMC
18 44 (1.72%) Lotus
18 44 (1.72%) NetApp
18 44 (1.72%) Sophos