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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 269 216 147
Rank change year-on-year -53 -69 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 81 68 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.74% 0.85% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.94% 4.34% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 122
10th Percentile £20,460 £20,130 £18,750
25th Percentile £23,000 £21,750 £22,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - -6.78%
75th Percentile £28,875 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £37,475 £38,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £29,000 £32,500 £31,058
% change year-on-year -10.77% +4.64% +3.53%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,054 1,566 1,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.72% 19.47% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,265 1,410
10th Percentile £24,625 £22,750 £23,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the Midlands

Windows 7
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
East Midlands -26 47 £25,000 -16.67% 6
West Midlands -49 34 £25,000 -0.99% 8
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (82.72%) Windows 10
3 55 (67.90%) Active Directory
4 44 (54.32%) Microsoft Office
5 39 (48.15%) Microsoft 365
6 35 (43.21%) Windows Server
7 32 (39.51%) Social Skills
8 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
9 24 (29.63%) LAN
10 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (23.46%) Cisco
12 19 (23.46%) WAN
12 19 (23.46%) Citrix
12 19 (23.46%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (20.99%) ITIL
14 16 (19.75%) Wireless
14 16 (19.75%) WLAN
15 14 (17.28%) Windows XP
15 14 (17.28%) XenApp
16 13 (16.05%) Law
17 12 (14.81%) Fat Client
17 12 (14.81%) Change Management
17 12 (14.81%) Thin Client
18 11 (13.58%) SLA
19 10 (12.35%) SQL
20 9 (11.11%) Azure
20 9 (11.11%) VPN
20 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 9 (11.11%) VMware

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 44 (54.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (48.15%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (11.11%) Azure
3 7 (8.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (6.17%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) LAN
2 19 (23.46%) WAN
3 16 (19.75%) Wireless
3 16 (19.75%) WLAN
4 9 (11.11%) VPN
5 8 (9.88%) Firewall
6 6 (7.41%) DNS
7 4 (4.94%) ADSL
7 4 (4.94%) DHCP
7 4 (4.94%) Internet
7 4 (4.94%) Network Security
7 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.70%) IPsec
8 3 (3.70%) SSH
9 2 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.23%) SAN
10 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (39.51%) Social Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Law
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.94%) Automotive
4 4 (4.94%) Marketing
5 3 (3.70%) Games
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Analyst
2 26 (32.10%) Desktop Support
2 26 (32.10%) IT Support
3 22 (27.16%) Support Analyst
4 20 (24.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (20.99%) Desktop Analyst
5 17 (20.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 17 (20.99%) IT Analyst
5 17 (20.99%) IT Support Analyst
6 16 (19.75%) Support Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 9 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (9.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (9.88%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) IT Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Service Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Engineer
11 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Fat Client
1 12 (14.81%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.64%) Driving Licence
2 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.17%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.94%) CMDB
5 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.70%) Handset
5 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (82.72%) Windows 10
3 35 (43.21%) Windows Server
4 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (17.28%) Windows XP
7 8 (9.88%) Windows 8
7 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (6.17%) Android
9 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.70%) Linux
9 3 (3.70%) OpenWrt
10 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (20.99%) ITIL
3 12 (14.81%) Change Management
4 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.41%) Break/Fix
6 5 (6.17%) Critical Thinking
6 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.17%) Inventory Management
7 4 (4.94%) Coaching
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (4.94%) Logistics
7 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.94%) Preventative Maintenance
7 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.94%) Process Improvement
7 4 (4.94%) Service Desk Management
7 4 (4.94%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Storage Management
7 4 (4.94%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.17%) MCSA
3 4 (4.94%) MCP
3 4 (4.94%) MCSE
4 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CCNA
6 1 (1.23%) CCNP
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) GDPR
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (67.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.28%) XenApp
3 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) SCCM
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.94%) WSUS
3 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.23%) Nessus
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) Cisco
2 19 (23.46%) Citrix
3 9 (11.11%) VMware
4 7 (8.64%) ServiceNow
5 5 (6.17%) HP
6 4 (4.94%) ProCurve
6 4 (4.94%) WatchGuard
7 3 (3.70%) AVG
7 3 (3.70%) Commvault
7 3 (3.70%) Kaspersky
7 3 (3.70%) Lotus
7 3 (3.70%) Sophos
8 2 (2.47%) Dell
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle
8 2 (2.47%) SAP
8 2 (2.47%) Veeam
9 1 (1.23%) EMC
9 1 (1.23%) Intel
9 1 (1.23%) Symantec