Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 165 168
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2,579 3,341 3,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.94% 2.06% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.44% 8.79% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,159 2,825 3,001
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £20,350 £20,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £52,500
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 30,570 38,012 40,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.94% 23.39% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24,404 30,949 33,531
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.27%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -52 921 £33,000 -5.71% 26
South East +42 664 £27,500 - 19
North of England -14 334 £27,500 - 17
East of England +51 260 £30,000 +3.45% 10
Midlands -34 216 £27,500 +4.76% 6
North West +45 194 £28,000 +1.82% 9
South West -16 180 £27,500 +4.76% 4
West Midlands -25 131 £26,000 -1.89% 2
Yorkshire -68 121 £25,000 -9.09% 7
East Midlands -9 85 £28,000 +3.70% 4
North East +12 19 £24,000 -7.69% 1
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2,579 (100.00%) Windows
2 1,734 (67.24%) Windows 10
3 1,732 (67.16%) Active Directory
4 1,428 (55.37%) Microsoft
5 1,142 (44.28%) Office 365
6 1,065 (41.30%) Microsoft Office
7 960 (37.22%) Windows Server
8 698 (27.06%) ITIL
9 632 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 628 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 607 (23.54%) VMware
12 532 (20.63%) Citrix
13 525 (20.36%) Windows 8
14 478 (18.53%) SCCM
15 477 (18.50%) MS Exchange
16 407 (15.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 403 (15.63%) TCP/IP
18 400 (15.51%) DNS
18 400 (15.51%) Firewall
19 398 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
20 396 (15.35%) Cisco
21 381 (14.77%) DHCP
22 333 (12.91%) Microsoft Azure
23 327 (12.68%) Finance
24 321 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
24 321 (12.45%) LAN
25 319 (12.37%) SLA
26 305 (11.83%) Hyper-V
27 286 (11.09%) WAN
28 284 (11.01%) VPN

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
1 477 (18.50%) MS Exchange
2 170 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 170 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 148 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 127 (4.92%) Skype for Business
5 62 (2.40%) IIS
6 53 (2.06%) IBM Notes
7 44 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (0.85%) CMS
10 21 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (0.58%) Apache
11 15 (0.58%) WordPress
12 14 (0.54%) WebSphere
13 13 (0.50%) IBM Domino
14 12 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (0.35%) Tomcat
16 8 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.16%) JBoss
18 3 (0.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 1,065 (41.30%) Microsoft Office
2 99 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 51 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 34 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (0.70%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.31%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.12%) Revit
9 2 (0.078%) ArchiCAD
9 2 (0.078%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.078%) MicroStation
9 2 (0.078%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 2 (0.078%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.039%) HipChat
10 1 (0.039%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 17 (0.66%) Carpe Diem
3 15 (0.58%) Elite 3E
4 13 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.27%) Q-Pulse
6 7 (0.27%) Sage CRM
7 6 (0.23%) Eikon
7 6 (0.23%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.039%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.039%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.039%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.039%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 1 (0.039%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.039%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,142 (44.28%) Office 365
2 333 (12.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (1.78%) Mimecast
5 36 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 33 (1.28%) OneDrive
7 25 (0.97%) OpenDNS
8 19 (0.74%) G Suite
9 16 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
9 16 (0.62%) SoftLayer
10 12 (0.47%) Dropbox
11 11 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 11 (0.43%) IaaS
12 7 (0.27%) PaaS
13 6 (0.23%) Power Platform
13 6 (0.23%) SaaS
14 5 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.16%) BrowserStack
15 4 (0.16%) Sauce Labs
16 3 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 403 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 400 (15.51%) DNS
2 400 (15.51%) Firewall
3 381 (14.77%) DHCP
4 321 (12.45%) LAN
5 286 (11.09%) WAN
6 284 (11.01%) VPN
7 142 (5.51%) VoIP
8 137 (5.31%) Skype
9 136 (5.27%) Internet
10 117 (4.54%) VLAN
11 110 (4.27%) Wireless
12 104 (4.03%) SAN
13 77 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
14 74 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
15 55 (2.13%) IP Telephony
15 55 (2.13%) Network Security
16 40 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (1.36%) Unified Communications
18 30 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 21 (0.81%) MySQL
5 21 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 17 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (0.54%) NoSQL
9 14 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (0.43%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (0.35%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2017
15 6 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (2.48%) MSI
2 54 (2.09%) InstallShield
3 39 (1.51%) AdminStudio
4 37 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 28 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
6 27 (1.05%) JIRA
7 22 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (0.62%) Git (software)
9 9 (0.35%) Android Studio
10 7 (0.27%) Chocolatey
10 7 (0.27%) Subversion
11 5 (0.19%) Selenium
11 5 (0.19%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.16%) Appium
12 4 (0.16%) Hudson
12 4 (0.16%) TestNG
13 2 (0.078%) Ant
13 2 (0.078%) Moq
13 2 (0.078%) NUnit
14 1 (0.039%) PeopleTools
General
1 327 (12.68%) Finance
2 128 (4.96%) Law
3 125 (4.85%) Legal
4 86 (3.33%) Banking
5 70 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 66 (2.56%) Retail
7 42 (1.63%) Back Office
8 33 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.81%) Marketing
10 18 (0.70%) Games
11 17 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 16 (0.62%) Advertising
12 16 (0.62%) Front Office
13 15 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 13 (0.50%) Electronics
16 12 (0.47%) Billing
16 12 (0.47%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.39%) Automotive
18 8 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 842 (32.65%) Analyst
2 551 (21.36%) Support Engineer
3 548 (21.25%) IT Support
4 454 (17.60%) Support Analyst
5 342 (13.26%) IT Engineer
6 322 (12.49%) IT Analyst
7 303 (11.75%) Service Analyst
8 294 (11.40%) Service Desk Analyst
9 269 (10.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 241 (9.34%) Desktop Support
11 230 (8.92%) IT Support Analyst
12 213 (8.26%) IT Support Engineer
13 153 (5.93%) 1st Line Support
14 141 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 135 (5.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 128 (4.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 122 (4.73%) Desktop Engineer
18 109 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 102 (3.96%) 1st/2nd Line Support
20 98 (3.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (1.94%) .NET
2 26 (1.01%) X-Windows
3 21 (0.81%) JSON
4 17 (0.66%) Software Packaging
5 15 (0.58%) COM
6 13 (0.50%) CSS
7 12 (0.47%) HTML
7 12 (0.47%) Web Services
8 11 (0.43%) XML
9 10 (0.39%) LDAP
10 9 (0.35%) Universal Windows Platform
11 7 (0.27%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.19%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.16%) RESTful
14 3 (0.12%) Apache Flex
15 2 (0.078%) Elastic Stack
15 2 (0.078%) FIX Protocol
15 2 (0.078%) MSMQ
15 2 (0.078%) VCL
16 1 (0.039%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 165 (6.40%) Management Information System
2 155 (6.01%) Self-Motivation
3 145 (5.62%) iPhone
4 121 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (3.99%) Data Centre
6 98 (3.80%) Driving Licence
7 96 (3.72%) Blackberry
8 88 (3.41%) Smartphone
9 86 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
10 77 (2.99%) iPad
11 60 (2.33%) Fat Client
11 60 (2.33%) Thin Client
12 46 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
13 29 (1.12%) Public Cloud
14 27 (1.05%) User Experience
15 26 (1.01%) EPoS
16 23 (0.89%) Replication
17 22 (0.85%) Clustering
18 21 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
19 19 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2,579 (100.00%) Windows
2 1,734 (67.24%) Windows 10
3 960 (37.22%) Windows Server
4 632 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 628 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 525 (20.36%) Windows 8
7 229 (8.88%) Linux
8 194 (7.52%) Android
9 120 (4.65%) Apple iOS
10 114 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 109 (4.23%) Mac OS X
12 105 (4.07%) Windows XP
13 58 (2.25%) Mac OS
14 40 (1.55%) Unix
15 37 (1.43%) Ubuntu
16 35 (1.36%) Windows 2000
17 22 (0.85%) Windows Vista
18 16 (0.62%) CentOS
19 13 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
20 10 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 698 (27.06%) ITIL
2 321 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
3 191 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 183 (7.10%) Service Management
5 150 (5.82%) Service Delivery
6 137 (5.31%) Information Security
7 131 (5.08%) Time Management
8 127 (4.92%) ITSM
9 110 (4.27%) Migration
10 107 (4.15%) Incident Management
11 99 (3.84%) Mobile Device Management
12 95 (3.68%) Security Management
13 93 (3.61%) Information Security Management
14 92 (3.57%) ISMS
15 86 (3.33%) Ticket Management
16 79 (3.06%) ITIL V3
17 78 (3.02%) Mentoring
18 75 (2.91%) Application Packaging
18 75 (2.91%) Patch Management
19 73 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 264 (10.24%) PowerShell
2 262 (10.16%) SQL
3 62 (2.40%) C#
4 56 (2.17%) VBScript
5 33 (1.28%) C
5 33 (1.28%) Java
6 26 (1.01%) VB
7 23 (0.89%) Python
7 23 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 17 (0.66%) VBA
9 14 (0.54%) C++
10 12 (0.47%) Delphi
10 12 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 11 (0.43%) Bash Shell
12 10 (0.39%) Perl
13 7 (0.27%) JavaScript
14 6 (0.23%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.12%) Ada
16 2 (0.078%) PHP
16 2 (0.078%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 407 (15.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 230 (8.92%) MCSE
3 170 (6.59%) MCP
4 155 (6.01%) Degree
5 134 (5.20%) Security Cleared
6 117 (4.54%) MCSA
7 99 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
8 88 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 86 (3.33%) CCNA
10 78 (3.02%) MCITP
11 63 (2.44%) A+ Certification
12 56 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 55 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
14 39 (1.51%) DV Cleared
15 38 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
16 35 (1.36%) MCTS
17 32 (1.24%) MCDST
18 22 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
19 21 (0.81%) DBS Check
20 19 (0.74%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (12.37%) SLA
2 26 (1.01%) GDPR
3 21 (0.81%) QA
4 15 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.19%) IEC 61131
9 4 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.12%) PMO
10 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.078%) COBIT
12 1 (0.039%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.039%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1,732 (67.16%) Active Directory
2 398 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 305 (11.83%) Hyper-V
4 113 (4.38%) XenApp
5 96 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 89 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 68 (2.64%) Virtual Desktop
8 60 (2.33%) vSphere
9 58 (2.25%) XenDesktop
10 40 (1.55%) Terminal Services
11 38 (1.47%) BitLocker
11 38 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
12 32 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
13 20 (0.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 20 (0.78%) VirtualBox
14 19 (0.74%) LXC
15 18 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
16 13 (0.50%) Terminal Server
17 5 (0.19%) Firmware
17 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 478 (18.53%) SCCM
2 90 (3.49%) WSUS
3 64 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 47 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 46 (1.78%) SCOM
6 44 (1.71%) AirWatch
7 28 (1.09%) vRealize
8 23 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 20 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
10 18 (0.70%) SCVMM
10 18 (0.70%) vCenter Server
11 16 (0.62%) DameWare
11 16 (0.62%) XenMobile
12 12 (0.47%) Ansible
12 12 (0.47%) Perfmon
13 10 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 9 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
15 8 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
16 7 (0.27%) Nessus
17 6 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1,428 (55.37%) Microsoft
2 607 (23.54%) VMware
3 532 (20.63%) Citrix
4 396 (15.35%) Cisco
5 216 (8.38%) HP
6 208 (8.07%) Apple
7 141 (5.47%) Dell
8 78 (3.02%) Avaya
9 76 (2.95%) Oracle
10 62 (2.40%) Veeam
11 61 (2.37%) IBM
11 61 (2.37%) Symantec
12 60 (2.33%) Lotus
13 56 (2.17%) Adobe
13 56 (2.17%) EMC
14 55 (2.13%) SonicWALL
15 52 (2.02%) NetApp
16 49 (1.90%) Bloomberg
16 49 (1.90%) iManage
17 47 (1.82%) Reuters