Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 117 105
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12 -44
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 29 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.07% 1.08% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.28% 4.98% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 44
Essex median annual salary £29,500 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.35% +14.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,350 £21,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £33,250
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 282 462 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.17% 21.76% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 249 355 410
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +30.14% -10.98%
10th Percentile £19,250 £27,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £70,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% +1.19% +5.00%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Colchester +20 8 £55,000 +168.29% 1
Brentwood +33 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Chelmsford - 4 £26,250 -
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (58.62%) Windows 10
4 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
5 9 (31.03%) Office 365
6 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
6 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
6 7 (24.14%) C++
6 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) C#
7 6 (20.69%) Citrix
7 6 (20.69%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (17.24%) Internet
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (13.79%) Games
9 4 (13.79%) MAXScript
9 4 (13.79%) Automotive
9 4 (13.79%) Animation
9 4 (13.79%) Physics
9 4 (13.79%) Web Development
9 4 (13.79%) SCCM
9 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Marketing
9 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.79%) Perl
9 4 (13.79%) Python

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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
2 1 (3.45%) Zimbra
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) SS7
3 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) 4G
4 1 (3.45%) Broadband
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Automotive
1 4 (13.79%) Games
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
1 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) IT Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) ICT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Animation
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) CUDA
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
1 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Physics
4 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Image Processing
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Communications Security
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Security Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C++
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) MAXScript
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) Tcl
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) MCITP
4 2 (6.90%) PhD
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CISM
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) MCDST
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) SANS
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CME
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.45%) vRealize
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) Avaya
3 3 (10.34%) Remedy
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Apple
4 2 (6.90%) Bomgar
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Kaspersky
5 1 (3.45%) BMC
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee
5 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.45%) Open-E
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Sophos
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Wyse