Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 342 225 181
Rank change year-on-year -117 -44 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 166 816 1,228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.70% 1.60% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.83% 7.57% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 171 741 1,124
Median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -4.23% +1.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.76% +5.00%

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 4,329 10,773 14,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.15% 21.16% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,572 8,825 11,927
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -44 40 £40,625 +21.27% 4
East London +33 16 £35,000 +7.96% 3
West London +53 14 £29,500 -1.67% 1
South London +2 4 £28,250 -0.88% 1
North London +26 2 £26,250 +5.00%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (83.73%) Windows 10
3 121 (72.89%) Active Directory
4 110 (66.27%) Office 365
5 90 (54.22%) Windows Server
6 82 (49.40%) Microsoft
7 49 (29.52%) Microsoft Office
7 49 (29.52%) Azure
8 46 (27.71%) VMware
9 45 (27.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (26.51%) Finance
11 39 (23.49%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (22.89%) Firewall
13 37 (22.29%) Windows Server 2016
14 34 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
15 33 (19.88%) TCP/IP
15 33 (19.88%) VPN
15 33 (19.88%) HP
15 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
16 31 (18.67%) ITIL
17 30 (18.07%) DNS
18 28 (16.87%) Cisco
18 28 (16.87%) DHCP
18 28 (16.87%) PowerShell
19 26 (15.66%) Windows 8
20 25 (15.06%) Hyper-V
20 25 (15.06%) Dell
20 25 (15.06%) Apple
21 23 (13.86%) MS Exchange
21 23 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 23 (13.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.82%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.81%) Apache
8 2 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (29.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 110 (66.27%) Office 365
2 49 (29.52%) Azure
3 11 (6.63%) Mimecast
4 8 (4.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.61%) AWS
6 5 (3.01%) G Suite
7 1 (0.60%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.89%) Firewall
2 33 (19.88%) TCP/IP
2 33 (19.88%) VPN
3 30 (18.07%) DNS
4 28 (16.87%) DHCP
5 22 (13.25%) LAN
6 20 (12.05%) WAN
7 14 (8.43%) VoIP
8 12 (7.23%) Internet
9 11 (6.63%) Wireless
10 10 (6.02%) Network Security
11 9 (5.42%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (5.42%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (4.82%) SAN
12 8 (4.82%) VSAN
13 6 (3.61%) Unified Communications
14 5 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (2.41%) DMZ
15 4 (2.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.20%) Apache Ignite
3 2 (1.20%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 44 (26.51%) Finance
2 16 (9.64%) Banking
3 3 (1.81%) Legal
4 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Law
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (32.53%) Support Engineer
2 35 (21.08%) Analyst
3 25 (15.06%) IT Support
4 21 (12.65%) Desktop Support
5 20 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (12.05%) IT Engineer
6 19 (11.45%) Service Analyst
6 19 (11.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (10.24%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (9.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 15 (9.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (8.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (8.43%) Support Analyst
10 13 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (7.83%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (6.63%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (6.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 10 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (5.42%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) LAMP
1 2 (1.20%) POSIX
2 1 (0.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) Data Centre
1 12 (7.23%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (4.82%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.82%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.82%) EMC VNXe
2 8 (4.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (4.82%) FlexPod
2 8 (4.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.41%) CMDB
4 4 (2.41%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.41%) iPhone
5 3 (1.81%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.81%) iPad
5 3 (1.81%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.20%) PDA
6 2 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 166 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (83.73%) Windows 10
3 90 (54.22%) Windows Server
4 45 (27.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (22.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (15.66%) Windows 8
8 16 (9.64%) Linux
8 16 (9.64%) Mac OS
8 16 (9.64%) Mac OS X
9 12 (7.23%) Android
10 6 (3.61%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.41%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.81%) Unix
13 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.20%) CentOS
13 2 (1.20%) FreeBSD
13 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.60%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.49%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (18.67%) ITIL
3 23 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (9.04%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (8.43%) Incident Management
5 14 (8.43%) Service Delivery
5 14 (8.43%) Service Management
6 11 (6.63%) Project Management
7 10 (6.02%) Business Continuity
7 10 (6.02%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (5.42%) Change Control
8 9 (5.42%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (4.82%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.22%) Customer-Centricity
10 7 (4.22%) Migration
10 7 (4.22%) Web Filtering
11 6 (3.61%) Proactive Maintenance
12 5 (3.01%) Information Security
12 5 (3.01%) Task Automation
13 4 (2.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.87%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.82%) SQL
3 7 (4.22%) C
4 6 (3.61%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.61%) Python
5 4 (2.41%) Perl
6 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.23%) Degree
2 12 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (7.23%) MCSE
3 11 (6.63%) MCITP
4 10 (6.02%) CCNA
4 10 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.42%) MCP
5 9 (5.42%) MCSA
6 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.41%) AWS Certification
7 4 (2.41%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (2.41%) MCDST
8 2 (1.20%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.60%) CISM
9 1 (0.60%) CISSP
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.64%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) GDPR
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 121 (72.89%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (15.06%) Hyper-V
4 15 (9.04%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.01%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.81%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.20%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.83%) SCCM
2 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (4.82%) vCenter Server
4 6 (3.61%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.61%) WSUS
5 5 (3.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.41%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (1.81%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.60%) Nessus
Vendors
1 82 (49.40%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.71%) VMware
3 33 (19.88%) HP
4 28 (16.87%) Cisco
5 25 (15.06%) Apple
5 25 (15.06%) Dell
6 18 (10.84%) Citrix
7 14 (8.43%) NetApp
8 9 (5.42%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.82%) EMC
9 8 (4.82%) Isilon
9 8 (4.82%) Sophos
10 7 (4.22%) Avaya
10 7 (4.22%) Bloomberg
10 7 (4.22%) Reuters
10 7 (4.22%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.61%) Asigra
11 6 (3.61%) Symantec
11 6 (3.61%) Veeam
12 5 (3.01%) Nimble Storage