Period
to 25 June 2021

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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 469 295 223
Rank change year-on-year -174 -72 -50
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 174 354 927
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.43% 1.06% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.58% 5.47% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 155 305 813
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,000
25th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -5.71%
75th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 6,735 6,466 12,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.65% 19.35% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4,893 5,331 10,580
10th Percentile £35,800 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,719 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +6.19%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 25 June 2021.

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 25 June 2021. 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 -58 30 £35,000 +2.94% 3
East London +25 18 £32,500 -4.41% 3
West London -11 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
South London -16 2 £33,500 -10.67% 1
North London +21 1 £26,000 -38.10%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 153 (87.93%) Windows 10
3 128 (73.56%) Active Directory
4 117 (67.24%) Microsoft 365
5 90 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 82 (47.13%) Windows Server
7 78 (44.83%) Microsoft Office
8 76 (43.68%) Social Skills
9 52 (29.89%) Problem-Solving
10 47 (27.01%) Azure
11 45 (25.86%) Finance
12 42 (24.14%) VMware
12 42 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (23.56%) Cisco
14 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (21.26%) ITIL
15 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (19.54%) Firewall
17 33 (18.97%) TCP/IP
17 33 (18.97%) Windows Server 2016
18 31 (17.82%) PowerShell
19 28 (16.09%) MS Exchange
20 26 (14.94%) Citrix
21 25 (14.37%) HP
21 25 (14.37%) SLA
22 24 (13.79%) DHCP
22 24 (13.79%) Mac OS X
23 23 (13.22%) Video Conferencing
24 21 (12.07%) Hyper-V
24 21 (12.07%) SCCM

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 28 (16.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.60%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) Apache
7 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 78 (44.83%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Endur
1 3 (1.72%) Magento
1 3 (1.72%) Sage 300 ERP
1 3 (1.72%) Sage CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 117 (67.24%) Microsoft 365
2 47 (27.01%) Azure
3 17 (9.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (4.60%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.87%) AWS
6 4 (2.30%) Google Workspace
6 4 (2.30%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.72%) Dropbox
7 3 (1.72%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.54%) Firewall
2 33 (18.97%) TCP/IP
3 24 (13.79%) DHCP
4 21 (12.07%) DNS
4 21 (12.07%) VPN
5 20 (11.49%) LAN
6 17 (9.77%) WAN
7 12 (6.90%) Internet
8 11 (6.32%) VoIP
9 10 (5.75%) Wireless
10 9 (5.17%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (5.17%) Skype
11 8 (4.60%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (4.02%) VLAN
13 6 (3.45%) VSAN
14 3 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
14 3 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (1.72%) GoToMeeting
14 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.72%) MS Access
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) MSI
2 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.57%) GitLab
General
1 76 (43.68%) Social Skills
2 45 (25.86%) Finance
3 20 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.90%) Banking
5 11 (6.32%) Legal
6 7 (4.02%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (3.45%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.45%) Front Office
7 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.72%) Advertising
8 3 (1.72%) Law
8 3 (1.72%) Marketing
8 3 (1.72%) Retail
9 2 (1.15%) German Language
9 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.57%) French Language
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (42.53%) Analyst
2 50 (28.74%) Support Analyst
3 39 (22.41%) IT Support
4 36 (20.69%) Support Engineer
5 26 (14.94%) Desktop Support
6 23 (13.22%) IT Analyst
6 23 (13.22%) Service Analyst
6 23 (13.22%) Service Desk Analyst
7 20 (11.49%) IT Support Analyst
8 17 (9.77%) Active Directory Analyst
9 16 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (8.05%) Applications Support
11 13 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
12 12 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 11 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
14 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 10 (5.75%) Desktop Analyst
14 10 (5.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 10 (5.75%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.30%) WSH
2 3 (1.72%) .NET
2 3 (1.72%) CSS
2 3 (1.72%) HTML
2 3 (1.72%) POSIX
3 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (8.05%) iPhone
3 13 (7.47%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.17%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.60%) iPad
5 8 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.45%) Clustering
6 6 (3.45%) EMC VNXe
6 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (3.45%) FlexPod
6 6 (3.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (2.87%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.72%) EPoS
8 3 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.72%) User Experience
9 2 (1.15%) Housing Association
9 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 153 (87.93%) Windows 10
3 82 (47.13%) Windows Server
4 42 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (18.97%) Windows Server 2016
7 24 (13.79%) Mac OS X
8 17 (9.77%) Android
8 17 (9.77%) Windows 8
9 13 (7.47%) Linux
10 12 (6.90%) Mac OS
11 9 (5.17%) Apple iOS
11 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.72%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.89%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (21.26%) ITIL
3 18 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (9.20%) Service Delivery
5 15 (8.62%) Asset Management
5 15 (8.62%) Incident Management
5 15 (8.62%) ITSM
6 12 (6.90%) Service Management
7 11 (6.32%) Project Management
7 11 (6.32%) Time Management
8 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.75%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (4.60%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 8 (4.60%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (4.60%) Migration
9 8 (4.60%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.45%) Change Management
10 6 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.82%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.62%) Python
3 14 (8.05%) SQL
4 7 (4.02%) VBScript
5 6 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.30%) C
7 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.72%) Java
7 3 (1.72%) Perl
7 3 (1.72%) VBA
8 2 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (11.49%) Degree
2 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.47%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.90%) CCNA
5 8 (4.60%) MCITP
6 7 (4.02%) MCSE
7 5 (2.87%) CCIE
7 5 (2.87%) CCNP
7 5 (2.87%) CWNA
7 5 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.30%) DBS Check
8 4 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.72%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.72%) GISP
9 3 (1.72%) MCDST
9 3 (1.72%) MCTS
9 3 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.15%) MCSA
10 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.37%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) GDPR
2 6 (3.45%) QA
3 3 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.72%) PMO
3 3 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 128 (73.56%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.87%) vSphere
7 4 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.72%) XenApp
9 2 (1.15%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.15%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (12.07%) SCCM
2 19 (10.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (4.60%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (4.02%) vCenter Server
5 6 (3.45%) Sysprep
5 6 (3.45%) WSUS
6 5 (2.87%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (2.30%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (1.72%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.72%) MaaS360
8 3 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.72%) PaperCut
8 3 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (1.72%) XenMobile
9 2 (1.15%) Nessus
9 2 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.57%) Ansible
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 90 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.14%) VMware
3 41 (23.56%) Cisco
4 26 (14.94%) Citrix
5 25 (14.37%) HP
6 19 (10.92%) Apple
7 12 (6.90%) Dell
7 12 (6.90%) Oracle
8 11 (6.32%) Avaya
9 10 (5.75%) SonicWALL
9 10 (5.75%) Sophos
10 9 (5.17%) EMC
11 6 (3.45%) Google
11 6 (3.45%) Isilon
11 6 (3.45%) Meraki
11 6 (3.45%) NetApp
12 5 (2.87%) Ivanti
12 5 (2.87%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.87%) Symantec
13 4 (2.30%) BT