Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 311 211 176
Rank change year-on-year -100 -35 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 239 947 1,440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.67% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 7.73% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 198 852 1,308
Median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,925 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,800 £62,950 £67,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 5,170 12,249 16,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.44% 21.54% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,229 10,158 13,326
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 10 August 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 10 August 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 -31 71 £37,500 +20.00% 1
South London -18 13 £37,500 +25.00%
East London +11 5 £32,000 +18.52% 1
West London +3 5 £31,320 +13.89% 1
North London +6 2 £42,000 +55.56%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Windows
2 199 (83.26%) Windows 10
3 141 (59.00%) Microsoft
4 131 (54.81%) Active Directory
5 118 (49.37%) Office 365
6 105 (43.93%) Windows Server
7 89 (37.24%) Microsoft Office
8 75 (31.38%) Azure
9 74 (30.96%) HP
10 71 (29.71%) Cisco
11 70 (29.29%) VMware
12 69 (28.87%) PowerShell
13 67 (28.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 58 (24.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 58 (24.27%) SCCM
15 57 (23.85%) Windows Server 2016
15 57 (23.85%) Finance
16 55 (23.01%) ITIL
17 52 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
18 51 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (20.08%) LAN
20 47 (19.67%) TCP/IP
21 45 (18.83%) DNS
21 45 (18.83%) Firewall
22 44 (18.41%) Citrix
23 43 (17.99%) Dell
24 42 (17.57%) MCP
25 41 (17.15%) VPN
25 41 (17.15%) WAN
26 39 (16.32%) DHCP

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 39 (16.32%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.37%) Skype for Business
3 13 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 89 (37.24%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.60%) Salerio
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 118 (49.37%) Office 365
2 75 (31.38%) Azure
3 28 (11.72%) AWS
4 23 (9.62%) Mimecast
5 18 (7.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (4.18%) IaaS
7 7 (2.93%) PaaS
8 5 (2.09%) G Suite
9 3 (1.26%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.26%) WhatsApp
10 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) Asana
10 1 (0.42%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.42%) SaaS
10 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.08%) LAN
2 47 (19.67%) TCP/IP
3 45 (18.83%) DNS
3 45 (18.83%) Firewall
4 41 (17.15%) VPN
4 41 (17.15%) WAN
5 39 (16.32%) DHCP
6 26 (10.88%) Internet
7 22 (9.21%) Wireless
8 21 (8.79%) VoIP
9 19 (7.95%) NetScaler
10 18 (7.53%) SAN
11 17 (7.11%) Skype
12 16 (6.69%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (6.28%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (3.77%) Intranet
15 8 (3.35%) VLAN
16 7 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (2.51%) DKIM
17 6 (2.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.18%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.42%) MS Access
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (5.02%) JIRA
2 3 (1.26%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (23.85%) Finance
2 8 (3.35%) Banking
3 6 (2.51%) Legal
4 5 (2.09%) Retail
5 4 (1.67%) Front Office
5 4 (1.67%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (27.20%) Support Engineer
2 50 (20.92%) Analyst
3 46 (19.25%) IT Support
4 35 (14.64%) Desktop Support
5 31 (12.97%) Support Analyst
6 28 (11.72%) IT Engineer
7 21 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 19 (7.95%) IT Support Engineer
9 17 (7.11%) Desktop Engineer
10 13 (5.44%) IT Analyst
11 12 (5.02%) Consultant
11 12 (5.02%) Senior IT Support
11 12 (5.02%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.02%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (5.02%) Technical Consultant
12 11 (4.60%) Applications Support
12 11 (4.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 10 (4.18%) Applications Support Analyst
13 10 (4.18%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.02%) .NET
2 11 (4.60%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (4.60%) Regular Expression
3 9 (3.77%) ODBC
4 3 (1.26%) Software Packaging
4 3 (1.26%) XMPP
5 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.42%) ActiveX
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.42%) CSS
5 1 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.42%) HTML
5 1 (0.42%) Kafka
5 1 (0.42%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.42%) POSIX
5 1 (0.42%) Web Services
5 1 (0.42%) XML
5 1 (0.42%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.79%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (7.53%) CMDB
2 18 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.11%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (5.44%) Blackberry
5 12 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.02%) Smartphone
6 11 (4.60%) iPhone
6 11 (4.60%) SWIFT
7 10 (4.18%) Client/Server
7 10 (4.18%) Clustering
7 10 (4.18%) Derivative
7 10 (4.18%) Equities
8 9 (3.77%) AS400
8 9 (3.77%) iPad
9 7 (2.93%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.93%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.09%) Fat Client
10 5 (2.09%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 239 (100.00%) Windows
2 199 (83.26%) Windows 10
3 105 (43.93%) Windows Server
4 67 (28.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (23.85%) Windows Server 2016
6 52 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (11.30%) Linux
7 27 (11.30%) Windows 8
8 24 (10.04%) Mac OS X
9 19 (7.95%) Windows XP
10 16 (6.69%) Android
10 16 (6.69%) Unix
11 14 (5.86%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (2.09%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.26%) CentOS
14 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.26%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.84%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.01%) ITIL
2 30 (12.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (9.62%) Mobile Device Management
4 20 (8.37%) Service Management
5 19 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (7.53%) Change Management
6 18 (7.53%) ITSM
7 17 (7.11%) Technical Leadership
8 15 (6.28%) Problem Management
8 15 (6.28%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (5.86%) Business Continuity
9 14 (5.86%) Incident Management
9 14 (5.86%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.44%) Proactive Monitoring
10 13 (5.44%) Project Management
11 12 (5.02%) Computer Science
11 12 (5.02%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (5.02%) ISMS
11 12 (5.02%) Line Management
11 12 (5.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (28.87%) PowerShell
2 27 (11.30%) SQL
3 10 (4.18%) VBScript
4 8 (3.35%) VBA
5 7 (2.93%) C
6 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.84%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.42%) Perl
7 1 (0.42%) R
7 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (24.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (17.57%) MCP
3 35 (14.64%) MCSE
4 32 (13.39%) MCSA
5 29 (12.13%) Degree
6 20 (8.37%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (7.95%) SC Cleared
7 19 (7.95%) Security Cleared
8 18 (7.53%) CTC Cleared
9 15 (6.28%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (4.60%) CCNA
11 10 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (2.09%) MCDST
13 3 (1.26%) Dell Certification
13 3 (1.26%) MCITP
13 3 (1.26%) MCTS
14 2 (0.84%) MOS
14 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.13%) SLA
System Software
1 131 (54.81%) Active Directory
2 51 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (15.06%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.18%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.51%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.09%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.26%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.84%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.84%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.84%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 58 (24.27%) SCCM
2 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (7.53%) Single Sign-On
4 11 (4.60%) Nagios
5 9 (3.77%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (3.35%) WSUS
7 7 (2.93%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.51%) SCOM
8 6 (2.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.42%) Grafana
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 141 (59.00%) Microsoft
2 74 (30.96%) HP
3 71 (29.71%) Cisco
4 70 (29.29%) VMware
5 44 (18.41%) Citrix
6 43 (17.99%) Dell
7 27 (11.30%) Sophos
8 22 (9.21%) Apple
9 14 (5.86%) Oracle
10 13 (5.44%) ServiceNow
11 11 (4.60%) MobileIron
12 10 (4.18%) CheckPoint
12 10 (4.18%) Sybase
13 9 (3.77%) Adobe
13 9 (3.77%) Juniper
13 9 (3.77%) Nokia
14 8 (3.35%) Google
15 7 (2.93%) F5
15 7 (2.93%) Fortinet
15 7 (2.93%) Polycom