The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 56 96
Rank change year-on-year -3 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 33 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.39% 3.47% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.69% 14.17% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 7
Median salary £36,000 £26,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.84% +15.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £30,800
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 260 247 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 26.69% 24.50% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 218 201 155
Median salary £36,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Essex

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Essex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Essex

Windows 7
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Colchester +6 10 £36,000 +75.60% 1
Harlow -1 5 £50,000 +66.66%
Chelmsford - 4 £30,750 -
Brentwood +6 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (59.42%) Active Directory
3 40 (57.97%) Windows 10
4 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
5 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (44.93%) MS Exchange
7 27 (39.13%) Windows Server
8 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (28.99%) Windows 8
10 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
10 17 (24.64%) Firewall
11 16 (23.19%) ITIL
11 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (21.74%) DNS
12 15 (21.74%) Cisco
12 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
12 15 (21.74%) DHCP
13 14 (20.29%) Blackberry
13 14 (20.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (18.84%) Degree
15 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
15 11 (15.94%) HP
15 11 (15.94%) Dell
15 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (15.94%) Citrix
15 11 (15.94%) SLA
15 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
15 11 (15.94%) C++
15 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
15 11 (15.94%) VMware

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 31 (44.93%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (20.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.45%) Zimbra
Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) Firewall
1 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.74%) DHCP
2 15 (21.74%) DNS
3 9 (13.04%) LAN
3 9 (13.04%) Wireless
4 8 (11.59%) VPN
5 6 (8.70%) iSCSI
5 6 (8.70%) WAN
6 5 (7.25%) Frame Relay
6 5 (7.25%) SAN
6 5 (7.25%) VLAN
7 4 (5.80%) FTP
7 4 (5.80%) HTTP
7 4 (5.80%) HTTPS
7 4 (5.80%) NAS
7 4 (5.80%) SMTP
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.45%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Subversion
3 3 (4.35%) Ant
3 3 (4.35%) Gradle
3 3 (4.35%) Hudson
3 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.35%) JUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Law
3 5 (7.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 17 (24.64%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Service Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Support Analyst
5 12 (17.39%) Service Desk Support
5 12 (17.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 11 (15.94%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support
7 7 (10.14%) IT Support
8 6 (8.70%) Incident Manager
8 6 (8.70%) IT Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.25%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Server Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Server Support
9 5 (7.25%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.80%) CUDA
3 4 (5.80%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Windows 10
3 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 20 (28.99%) Windows 8
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.70%) Android
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Vista
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.90%) Linux
10 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
2 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
3 10 (14.49%) Issue Tracking
4 9 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (13.04%) Physics
5 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 7 (10.14%) IT Strategy
7 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) Time Management
8 5 (7.25%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.25%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (7.25%) Image Processing
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL V2
8 5 (7.25%) Line Management
8 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.25%) Software Licensing
9 3 (4.35%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.35%) Patch Management
9 3 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) C++
2 10 (14.49%) C#
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.80%) C
6 3 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.90%) MCP
6 1 (1.45%) MCDST
6 1 (1.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (59.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.80%) vSphere
4 4 (5.80%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Backup Exec
1 5 (7.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.80%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.45%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.74%) Cisco
3 11 (15.94%) Citrix
3 11 (15.94%) Dell
3 11 (15.94%) HP
3 11 (15.94%) VMware
4 10 (14.49%) Apple
4 10 (14.49%) Veeam
5 9 (13.04%) Remedy
6 6 (8.70%) Symantec
7 5 (7.25%) 3Com
7 5 (7.25%) D-Link
7 5 (7.25%) Draytek
7 5 (7.25%) Linksys
7 5 (7.25%) Meraki
7 5 (7.25%) NETGEAR
8 4 (5.80%) BMC
9 3 (4.35%) Mitel
10 2 (2.90%) Sage
10 2 (2.90%) SonicWALL
Colchester
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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