Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 134 156
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -62
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 695 757 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.19% 2.41% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.16% 8.67% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 595 651 804
South East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -5.17% +5.45%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -

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 8,522 8,731 12,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.91% 27.81% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7,297 7,413 10,486
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,794
% change year-on-year - +0.46% +5.40%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -6 239 £30,000 +2.35% 29
Hampshire +24 229 £26,000 -13.33% 29
Surrey -44 151 £31,000 +19.23% 17
Buckinghamshire +59 109 £30,750 +27.46% 7
Berkshire -43 72 £31,250 +6.62% 15
Oxfordshire -2 59 £28,500 -9.52% 7
West Sussex -39 34 £27,500 +10.00% 6
Kent +8 25 £30,000 +9.09% 7
East Sussex -36 11 £25,000 -19.35% 4
Middlesex +13 5 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 695 (100.00%) Windows
2 487 (70.07%) Active Directory
3 429 (61.73%) Windows 10
4 404 (58.13%) Microsoft
5 317 (45.61%) Windows Server
6 295 (42.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 284 (40.86%) Microsoft Office
8 258 (37.12%) ITIL
9 257 (36.98%) Office 365
10 241 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 224 (32.23%) Windows 8
12 222 (31.94%) VMware
13 219 (31.51%) MS Exchange
14 149 (21.44%) Hyper-V
15 144 (20.72%) Citrix
16 143 (20.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 130 (18.71%) Firewall
18 121 (17.41%) Exchange Server 2010
19 120 (17.27%) DNS
20 108 (15.54%) SLA
21 100 (14.39%) SQL
22 99 (14.24%) Cisco
22 99 (14.24%) DHCP
23 94 (13.53%) LAN
23 94 (13.53%) SCCM
24 93 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
25 90 (12.95%) SQL Server
26 86 (12.37%) WAN
27 85 (12.23%) TCP/IP
28 83 (11.94%) VPN

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
1 219 (31.51%) MS Exchange
2 121 (17.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (11.80%) SharePoint
4 74 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (3.60%) IIS
7 24 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 23 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.58%) Skype for Business
10 10 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.44%) Moodle
11 9 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.15%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 284 (40.86%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.86%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.29%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 257 (36.98%) Office 365
2 93 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (1.58%) IaaS
3 11 (1.58%) PaaS
4 10 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.44%) Dropbox
4 10 (1.44%) G Suite
5 3 (0.43%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.29%) SaaS
6 2 (0.29%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 130 (18.71%) Firewall
2 120 (17.27%) DNS
3 99 (14.24%) DHCP
4 94 (13.53%) LAN
5 86 (12.37%) WAN
6 85 (12.23%) TCP/IP
7 83 (11.94%) VPN
8 73 (10.50%) Wireless
9 49 (7.05%) VLAN
10 39 (5.61%) Remote Desktop
11 33 (4.75%) VoIP
12 27 (3.88%) SAN
12 27 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
13 22 (3.17%) Internet
14 15 (2.16%) Skype
15 11 (1.58%) IPsec
15 11 (1.58%) Network Security
16 10 (1.44%) IP Telephony
17 8 (1.15%) MPLS
18 7 (1.01%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.16%) MySQL
4 11 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.14%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.14%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.14%) Selenium
2 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (7.77%) Finance
2 51 (7.34%) Legal
3 30 (4.32%) Law
4 29 (4.17%) Back Office
5 27 (3.88%) Retail
6 23 (3.31%) Marketing
7 17 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.73%) Publishing
9 11 (1.58%) Advertising
10 8 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.58%) Automotive
12 4 (0.58%) Military
13 3 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.29%) Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 188 (27.05%) Analyst
2 172 (24.75%) Support Engineer
3 136 (19.57%) IT Support
4 116 (16.69%) Service Analyst
5 112 (16.12%) IT Engineer
5 112 (16.12%) Service Desk Analyst
6 80 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 72 (10.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 68 (9.78%) IT Support Engineer
9 64 (9.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 56 (8.06%) Support Analyst
11 51 (7.34%) IT Analyst
12 48 (6.91%) Desktop Support
13 45 (6.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 43 (6.19%) 1st Line Support
15 39 (5.61%) Windows Engineer
16 38 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
16 38 (5.47%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
17 36 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 35 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.87%) .NET
2 8 (1.15%) Web Services
2 8 (1.15%) XML
3 7 (1.01%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.43%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.29%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.29%) JSON
5 2 (0.29%) WCF
6 1 (0.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.14%) CGI
6 1 (0.14%) CSS
6 1 (0.14%) CSS3
6 1 (0.14%) EDI
6 1 (0.14%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.14%) HTML5
6 1 (0.14%) REST
6 1 (0.14%) SGML
6 1 (0.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.14%) VRML
6 1 (0.14%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.32%) Fat Client
1 30 (4.32%) Thin Client
2 28 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.60%) Driving Licence
4 21 (3.02%) Smartphone
5 16 (2.30%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.01%) Clustering
7 12 (1.73%) Virtual Team
8 10 (1.44%) iPhone
9 8 (1.15%) NHS
10 7 (1.01%) EPoS
11 6 (0.86%) Fintech
11 6 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.72%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.72%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.58%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.58%) User Experience
14 3 (0.43%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 695 (100.00%) Windows
2 429 (61.73%) Windows 10
3 317 (45.61%) Windows Server
4 295 (42.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 241 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 224 (32.23%) Windows 8
7 70 (10.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (6.04%) Linux
9 40 (5.76%) Windows XP
10 27 (3.88%) Mac OS X
11 23 (3.31%) Apple iOS
12 20 (2.88%) Android
13 11 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (1.44%) Unix
15 8 (1.15%) Mac OS
15 8 (1.15%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.86%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.86%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (37.12%) ITIL
2 74 (10.65%) Service Delivery
3 71 (10.22%) Service Management
4 32 (4.60%) Customer Requirements
5 30 (4.32%) Line Management
5 30 (4.32%) Problem Management
5 30 (4.32%) Time Management
6 29 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (4.03%) Ticket Management
8 27 (3.88%) ITIL V3
9 26 (3.74%) Incident Management
10 23 (3.31%) Infrastructure Management
11 22 (3.17%) Service Desk Management
12 21 (3.02%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (2.45%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (2.01%) Coaching
15 14 (2.01%) Mentoring
15 14 (2.01%) Patch Management
15 14 (2.01%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 100 (14.39%) SQL
2 60 (8.63%) PowerShell
3 18 (2.59%) VBScript
4 17 (2.45%) C
5 9 (1.29%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.29%) C#
5 9 (1.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.58%) Tcl
6 4 (0.58%) VB
7 3 (0.43%) Java
7 3 (0.43%) Python
8 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.14%) Perl
9 1 (0.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 73 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 72 (10.36%) SC Cleared
3 68 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (5.61%) DV Cleared
5 38 (5.47%) MCP
6 29 (4.17%) MCSE
7 25 (3.60%) Degree
7 25 (3.60%) MCITP
8 19 (2.73%) MCSA
9 18 (2.59%) CCNA
9 18 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.87%) MCDST
10 13 (1.87%) MCTS
11 12 (1.73%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.01%) CCA
13 7 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (0.86%) CISSP
15 4 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (15.54%) SLA
2 7 (1.01%) QA
3 4 (0.58%) GDPR
4 2 (0.29%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 487 (70.07%) Active Directory
2 149 (21.44%) Hyper-V
3 143 (20.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (5.76%) XenApp
5 34 (4.89%) XenDesktop
6 32 (4.60%) VirtualBox
6 32 (4.60%) vSphere
7 31 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.16%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.86%) Firmware
10 6 (0.86%) KVM
10 6 (0.86%) NFS
10 6 (0.86%) oVirt
10 6 (0.86%) pfSense
10 6 (0.86%) Samba
10 6 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.72%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.72%) XenServer
12 3 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 94 (13.53%) SCCM
2 14 (2.01%) WSUS
3 12 (1.73%) Backup Exec
4 11 (1.58%) SCOM
5 7 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (0.86%) Bacula
6 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.72%) EdgeSight
7 5 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.58%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.58%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.43%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.43%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.43%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 404 (58.13%) Microsoft
2 222 (31.94%) VMware
3 144 (20.72%) Citrix
4 99 (14.24%) Cisco
5 49 (7.05%) Apple
6 47 (6.76%) HP
7 16 (2.30%) iManage
7 16 (2.30%) Sophos
8 15 (2.16%) Avaya
9 14 (2.01%) Oracle
10 13 (1.87%) Dell
11 11 (1.58%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.58%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.58%) Symantec
12 10 (1.44%) Ivanti
13 9 (1.29%) SolarWinds
13 9 (1.29%) SonicWALL
14 8 (1.15%) Adobe
14 8 (1.15%) Google
15 7 (1.01%) IBM