The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 114 77
Rank change year-on-year +23 -37  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 19 19 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.47% 1.06% 3.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.49% 3.00% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 73
Median salary £23,500 £35,000 £23,341
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.85% +49.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £44,000 £32,900
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 423 634 635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.64% 35.30% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 322 552 485
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Reading

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Reading over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 10
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 11 (34.38%) LAN
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) SLA
6 10 (31.25%) VMware
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.00%) Office 365
8 8 (25.00%) Android
9 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
9 7 (21.88%) Remedy
9 7 (21.88%) SAN
9 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
9 7 (21.88%) Case Management
10 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.75%) Internet
10 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
11 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
11 5 (15.63%) Workflow

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) LAN
2 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 6 (18.75%) Internet
3 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) HTTP
5 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.38%) Skype
5 3 (9.38%) SMTP
6 2 (6.25%) ADSL
6 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) PBX
7 1 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Support Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support
5 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) IT Support
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Storage Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) CESG
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 10
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (25.00%) Android
7 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
7 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
8 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (3.13%) CentOS
11 1 (3.13%) Fedora
11 1 (3.13%) Linux
11 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (3.13%) Unix
11 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Case Management
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Workflow
4 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.13%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) MCP
1 3 (9.38%) MCSE
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Remedy
3 4 (12.50%) NetApp
4 3 (9.38%) Apple
4 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.38%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Kaspersky
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) Altiris
6 1 (3.13%) AppSense
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat