Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 134 131
Rank change year-on-year -38 -3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 594 711 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.98% 2.43% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.90% 8.52% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 469 553 846
South East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -8.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,250 £19,616
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,520 8,342 11,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.05% 28.51% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6,266 7,121 9,746
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,133 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +1.52% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the South East

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the South East

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the South East

Windows 7
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Thames Valley -12 226 £31,000 +3.33% 24
Hampshire -2 159 £23,000 -20.69% 12
Surrey -56 114 £32,500 +30.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -9 97 £28,500 +14.00% 8
Berkshire -3 92 £32,500 +6.56% 13
West Sussex +21 68 £22,000 -14.56% 4
Oxfordshire -25 37 £28,500 -12.31% 3
Kent -12 22 £27,500 +8.91% 3
Middlesex +20 3 £37,500 +5.63% 1
East Sussex -31 1 £23,500 -36.49% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 594 (100.00%) Windows
2 391 (65.82%) Active Directory
3 365 (61.45%) Windows 10
4 342 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 236 (39.73%) Microsoft Office
6 231 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 226 (38.05%) ITIL
8 217 (36.53%) Office 365
9 203 (34.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 182 (30.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 168 (28.28%) Windows 8
12 147 (24.75%) VMware
13 128 (21.55%) Citrix
14 121 (20.37%) MS Exchange
15 115 (19.36%) SLA
16 112 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 97 (16.33%) SQL
18 90 (15.15%) Hyper-V
19 82 (13.80%) Legal
20 80 (13.47%) LAN
20 80 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
21 79 (13.30%) Firewall
22 75 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2010
23 73 (12.29%) Cisco
23 73 (12.29%) WAN
24 69 (11.62%) TCP/IP
25 67 (11.28%) SCCM
26 64 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
27 54 (9.09%) Security Cleared
28 53 (8.92%) Wireless

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 121 (20.37%) MS Exchange
2 75 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (7.24%) SharePoint
5 21 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (2.53%) IIS
6 15 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.02%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.67%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) CMS
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 236 (39.73%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.67%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.34%) CATIA
6 2 (0.34%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.34%) Windchill
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.17%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 217 (36.53%) Office 365
2 42 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.52%) G Suite
5 8 (1.35%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (13.47%) LAN
2 79 (13.30%) Firewall
3 73 (12.29%) WAN
4 69 (11.62%) TCP/IP
5 53 (8.92%) Wireless
6 50 (8.42%) DNS
7 46 (7.74%) VPN
8 44 (7.41%) DHCP
9 34 (5.72%) Internet
9 34 (5.72%) Remote Desktop
10 31 (5.22%) VoIP
11 21 (3.54%) SAN
12 18 (3.03%) VLAN
12 18 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (2.53%) IP Telephony
14 13 (2.19%) Intranet
15 11 (1.85%) NAS
15 11 (1.85%) Skype
16 10 (1.68%) MPLS
17 9 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.35%) MySQL
4 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.34%) Power BI
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.17%) EDMS
6 1 (0.17%) IDOL
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.17%) FrontPage
General
1 82 (13.80%) Legal
2 53 (8.92%) Finance
2 53 (8.92%) Law
3 50 (8.42%) Back Office
4 16 (2.69%) Marketing
5 13 (2.19%) Publishing
6 11 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.35%) Retail
8 7 (1.18%) Advertising
8 7 (1.18%) Billing
9 6 (1.01%) Electronics
10 4 (0.67%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 198 (33.33%) Analyst
2 112 (18.86%) Service Analyst
3 110 (18.52%) IT Support
4 109 (18.35%) Service Desk Analyst
4 109 (18.35%) Support Engineer
5 90 (15.15%) IT Engineer
6 74 (12.46%) Support Analyst
7 73 (12.29%) IT Analyst
8 47 (7.91%) Senior Analyst
9 45 (7.58%) IT Support Engineer
10 43 (7.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 41 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
11 41 (6.90%) Desktop Support
12 40 (6.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 40 (6.73%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
13 36 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
14 35 (5.89%) 1st Line Support
14 35 (5.89%) Field Engineer
15 30 (5.05%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 28 (4.71%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.19%) Web Services
2 9 (1.52%) .NET
3 8 (1.35%) WCF
4 3 (0.51%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.51%) HTML
4 3 (0.51%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.34%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.17%) COM
6 1 (0.17%) CSS
6 1 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.71%) Smartphone
4 26 (4.38%) Blackberry
5 17 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.36%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.36%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.19%) Clustering
7 13 (2.19%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (1.68%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.01%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.01%) iPhone
10 6 (1.01%) NHS
11 5 (0.84%) EPoS
11 5 (0.84%) Replication
11 5 (0.84%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.67%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 594 (100.00%) Windows
2 365 (61.45%) Windows 10
3 231 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 203 (34.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 182 (30.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 168 (28.28%) Windows 8
7 40 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (5.22%) Linux
9 28 (4.71%) Windows XP
10 24 (4.04%) Apple iOS
11 14 (2.36%) Mac OS X
12 13 (2.19%) Android
13 12 (2.02%) Mac OS
14 7 (1.18%) Unix
15 4 (0.67%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.51%) AIX
17 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.17%) Debian
18 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (38.05%) ITIL
2 80 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (8.42%) Ticket Management
4 47 (7.91%) Service Management
5 29 (4.88%) Service Desk Management
6 26 (4.38%) Incident Management
6 26 (4.38%) Service Delivery
7 24 (4.04%) Customer Requirements
8 23 (3.87%) ITIL V3
9 20 (3.37%) Information Security
10 18 (3.03%) Time Management
11 16 (2.69%) Change Management
11 16 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (2.02%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (2.02%) Migration
13 11 (1.85%) Project Management
13 11 (1.85%) Software License Management
14 10 (1.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (1.68%) Infrastructure Management
14 10 (1.68%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (16.33%) SQL
2 25 (4.21%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.69%) VBScript
4 15 (2.53%) T-SQL
5 10 (1.68%) C#
5 10 (1.68%) VB
6 8 (1.35%) C
7 4 (0.67%) Delphi
8 3 (0.51%) PHP
9 2 (0.34%) Java
9 2 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 52 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 33 (5.56%) MCP
5 31 (5.22%) MCSE
6 27 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (3.87%) Degree
8 22 (3.70%) A+ Certification
9 19 (3.20%) MCITP
10 16 (2.69%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.19%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (2.02%) CCNA
12 12 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (2.02%) MCSA
13 11 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.01%) CISSP
15 4 (0.67%) SSCP
16 2 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
17 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (19.36%) SLA
2 15 (2.53%) GDPR
3 11 (1.85%) QA
4 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 391 (65.82%) Active Directory
2 112 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 34 (5.72%) XenApp
5 29 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 13 (2.19%) VirtualBox
7 10 (1.68%) vSphere
8 9 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.35%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.18%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.67%) Firmware
12 4 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (11.28%) SCCM
2 16 (2.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (2.53%) Backup Exec
4 12 (2.02%) WSUS
5 11 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (1.18%) SCOM
8 6 (1.01%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.67%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.51%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.34%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.17%) IBM BigFix
12 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 342 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 147 (24.75%) VMware
3 128 (21.55%) Citrix
4 73 (12.29%) Cisco
5 39 (6.57%) HP
6 38 (6.40%) Apple
7 24 (4.04%) iManage
8 16 (2.69%) Sony
9 15 (2.53%) LexisNexis
9 15 (2.53%) ServiceNow
9 15 (2.53%) Symantec
10 14 (2.36%) SolarWinds
11 13 (2.19%) Capita
11 13 (2.19%) SonicWALL
12 12 (2.02%) Avaya
12 12 (2.02%) Google
12 12 (2.02%) Oracle
12 12 (2.02%) SAP
13 11 (1.85%) IBM
14 8 (1.35%) Forcepoint