The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 38 59 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.63% 1.26% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.02% 6.56% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 17
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +38.29%  
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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 99 122 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 31.03% 19.27% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 93 108 156
Median salary £50,000 £36,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Slough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 8
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (50.00%) Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) MS Office
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Android
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (25.00%) Post-Production
9 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) C
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (25.00%) LAN
9 4 (25.00%) NVQ Level 3
9 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (18.75%) Kaspersky
10 3 (18.75%) iPhone

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Wireless
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) PBX
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Skype
5 1 (6.25%) SMTP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) IT Support
1 8 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Post-Production Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Post-Production Support
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) iPad
1 3 (18.75%) iPhone
1 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 8
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) Android
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
7 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Post-Production
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Kaspersky
3 3 (18.75%) Xerox