Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > London
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 327 202 179
Rank change year-on-year -125 -23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 138 965 1,368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.69% 1.76% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 8.14% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 126 862 1,294
Median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £27,875 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £85,625 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year +8.33% -0.83% +0.83%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,836 11,851 15,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.16% 21.65% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,191 9,693 12,663
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,591 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.67% -4.02% +5.56%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in London

Windows 7
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in London.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in London

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in London over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in London

Windows 7
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the London region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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
Central London -22 36 £31,500 -3.08% 4
West London +35 7 £42,500 +54.55% 1
East London +23 6 £32,000 +27.31%
South London -23 1 - -
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (89.13%) Windows 10
3 96 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 85 (61.59%) Microsoft
5 80 (57.97%) Office 365
6 65 (47.10%) Windows Server
7 54 (39.13%) HP
8 50 (36.23%) Azure
9 47 (34.06%) PowerShell
10 45 (32.61%) VMware
11 44 (31.88%) Microsoft Office
12 41 (29.71%) Cisco
13 38 (27.54%) Finance
13 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2016
14 34 (24.64%) VPN
15 31 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (21.74%) Firewall
17 26 (18.84%) DNS
17 26 (18.84%) ITIL
18 25 (18.12%) DHCP
18 25 (18.12%) Dell
18 25 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 24 (17.39%) MS Exchange
20 23 (16.67%) Sophos
21 22 (15.94%) Hyper-V
22 21 (15.22%) LAN
22 21 (15.22%) SLA
22 21 (15.22%) Microsoft Intune

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 24 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.87%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (31.88%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 80 (57.97%) Office 365
2 50 (36.23%) Azure
3 17 (12.32%) Mimecast
4 16 (11.59%) AWS
5 6 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.45%) SaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.64%) VPN
2 30 (21.74%) Firewall
3 26 (18.84%) DNS
4 25 (18.12%) DHCP
5 21 (15.22%) LAN
6 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
7 18 (13.04%) WAN
8 16 (11.59%) SAN
9 14 (10.14%) Wireless
10 10 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (7.25%) NetScaler
10 10 (7.25%) Network Security
11 9 (6.52%) Skype
12 7 (5.07%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (5.07%) VoIP
13 6 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (4.35%) DMZ
13 6 (4.35%) Unified Communications
14 5 (3.62%) Internet
15 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.45%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.72%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.72%) JIRA
1 1 (0.72%) MSI
General
1 38 (27.54%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Front Office
5 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Support Engineer
2 22 (15.94%) IT Support
3 19 (13.77%) IT Engineer
4 17 (12.32%) Analyst
5 14 (10.14%) Desktop Support
5 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (10.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Azure Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Service Analyst
7 11 (7.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) .NET
1 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.72%) Apache Flex
1 1 (0.72%) ODBC
1 1 (0.72%) POSIX
1 1 (0.72%) Software Packaging
1 1 (0.72%) Web Services
1 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (8.70%) CMDB
2 12 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.62%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.62%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.62%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.62%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.17%) iPhone
7 2 (1.45%) Clustering
7 2 (1.45%) iPad
7 2 (1.45%) PDA
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Anti-Piracy
8 1 (0.72%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.72%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (89.13%) Windows 10
3 65 (47.10%) Windows Server
4 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2016
5 31 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (15.22%) Windows 8
8 12 (8.70%) Windows XP
9 11 (7.97%) Linux
10 10 (7.25%) Mac OS
11 8 (5.80%) Android
12 7 (5.07%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.17%) Unix
14 2 (1.45%) CentOS
14 2 (1.45%) FreeBSD
14 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.72%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.84%) ITIL
2 16 (11.59%) Business Continuity
2 16 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (11.59%) Service Delivery
3 15 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 13 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (7.97%) ISMS
6 11 (7.97%) Proactive Monitoring
7 10 (7.25%) Problem Management
8 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
8 9 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (6.52%) Project Management
9 8 (5.80%) Change Management
9 8 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.80%) Data Privacy
10 7 (5.07%) Task Automation
10 7 (5.07%) Web Filtering
11 6 (4.35%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.06%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.97%) C
3 10 (7.25%) SQL
4 7 (5.07%) VBScript
5 5 (3.62%) VBA
6 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.72%) Python
6 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.04%) MCSA
3 17 (12.32%) Degree
3 17 (12.32%) MCP
4 15 (10.87%) MCSE
5 14 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 14 (10.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (8.70%) CTC Cleared
7 11 (7.97%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.62%) CCNA
10 5 (3.62%) MCDST
11 4 (2.90%) MCITP
12 3 (2.17%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.72%) CISM
13 1 (0.72%) CISSP
13 1 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 96 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (15.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.62%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.45%) XenApp
9 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (15.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (11.59%) SCCM
3 12 (8.70%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (5.80%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (5.80%) WSUS
5 7 (5.07%) Backup Exec
6 6 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (2.90%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Nessus
8 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.72%) SCOM
8 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 85 (61.59%) Microsoft
2 54 (39.13%) HP
3 45 (32.61%) VMware
4 41 (29.71%) Cisco
5 25 (18.12%) Dell
6 23 (16.67%) Sophos
7 17 (12.32%) Citrix
8 16 (11.59%) Apple
9 11 (7.97%) SolarWinds
10 9 (6.52%) CheckPoint
11 8 (5.80%) Bloomberg
11 8 (5.80%) Juniper
11 8 (5.80%) MobileIron
11 8 (5.80%) Nokia
12 7 (5.07%) Adobe
12 7 (5.07%) NetApp
12 7 (5.07%) Palo Alto
12 7 (5.07%) Reuters
12 7 (5.07%) Veeam
13 6 (4.35%) Google