The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 71 47 64
Rank change year-on-year -24 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.87% 4.16% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 12.22% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 14
Median salary £23,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £49,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 198 221 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 28.65% 34.05% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 189 190 175
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Oxford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxford.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Oxford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Office 365
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
5 4 (30.77%) Dropbox
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) Apple
6 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) WebEx
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) IT Support
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Support Technician
3 5 (38.46%) IT Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Technician
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (30.77%) IT Technician
4 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Software Audit
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
1 3 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds