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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 51 55 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 38 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.77% 4.36% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.03% 18.73% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 29
Median salary £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% -11.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

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 237 251 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 23.54% 23.28% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 189 184 236
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 26 March 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 26 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
Chelmsford -5 14 £32,500 -18.75%
Colchester -4 11 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Harlow - 3 - - 1
Basildon +12 2 £25,500 +2.00%
Brentwood - 2 £45,000 -
Thurrock - 2 £22,500 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 26 (54.17%) MS Exchange
3 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
4 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (39.58%) Windows 10
6 16 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.17%) VMware
8 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (22.92%) Firewall
10 11 (22.92%) Citrix
10 11 (22.92%) Cisco
10 11 (22.92%) SAN
11 10 (20.83%) SQL
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (18.75%) MS Office
12 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
12 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 9 (18.75%) DNS
13 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (14.58%) Mac OS X
14 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
14 7 (14.58%) Law
15 6 (12.50%) iSCSI
15 6 (12.50%) ITIL
15 6 (12.50%) Linux
15 6 (12.50%) Apple

Windows 7
Top Related 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 26 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.25%) GlassFish
5 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Firewall
1 11 (22.92%) SAN
2 9 (18.75%) DNS
2 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 5 (10.42%) NAS
4 5 (10.42%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (10.42%) SNMP
4 5 (10.42%) VoIP
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 4 (8.33%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) Wireless
7 2 (4.17%) FTP
7 2 (4.17%) HTTP
7 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.17%) SMTP
7 2 (4.17%) VPN
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Ant
1 3 (6.25%) Gradle
1 3 (6.25%) Hudson
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.25%) JUnit
1 3 (6.25%) Maven
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 13 (27.08%) Service Analyst
3 13 (27.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (25.00%) IT Support
4 12 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
4 12 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) IT Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Business Manager
7 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
7 5 (10.42%) IT Support Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Support Manager
8 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
8 3 (6.25%) Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) EDI
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (39.58%) Windows 10
5 16 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.58%) Mac OS X
8 6 (12.50%) Linux
9 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
9 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (8.33%) Android
11 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (10.42%) Operations Management
2 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (8.33%) Time Management
4 3 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) Physics
5 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Desktop Publishing
6 1 (2.08%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) C
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) C++
3 3 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.42%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.42%) vSphere
5 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Backup Exec
1 5 (10.42%) Nagios
2 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.08%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Cisco
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) Apple
5 5 (10.42%) Sophos
5 5 (10.42%) Veeam
5 5 (10.42%) WatchGuard
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) HP
6 3 (6.25%) Mitel
7 2 (4.17%) BMC
7 2 (4.17%) Remedy
7 2 (4.17%) Sage
8 1 (2.08%) Adobe
8 1 (2.08%) EMC
8 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
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