Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 139 140
Rank change year-on-year -23 +1 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 651 739 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.05% 2.46% 2.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 8.71% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 529 608 860
South East median annual salary £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £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 8,303 8,482 11,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.20% 28.26% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6,962 7,266 10,120
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,813 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -17 234 £31,000 +3.33% 39
Hampshire +12 213 £25,000 -20.63% 20
Surrey -49 137 £32,500 +27.45% 12
Buckinghamshire +13 94 £30,000 +22.45% 13
Berkshire -45 85 £34,250 +14.17% 17
Oxfordshire +9 57 £28,500 -9.52% 9
West Sussex -22 36 £23,000 -13.21% 7
Kent +8 24 £28,500 +5.56% 14
Middlesex +8 3 £37,500 +44.23%
East Sussex -29 3 £25,000 -22.43% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 651 (100.00%) Windows
2 437 (67.13%) Active Directory
3 402 (61.75%) Windows 10
4 378 (58.06%) Microsoft
5 277 (42.55%) Windows Server
6 265 (40.71%) ITIL
7 264 (40.55%) Microsoft Office
8 255 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 247 (37.94%) Office 365
10 211 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 197 (30.26%) Windows 8
12 189 (29.03%) VMware
13 177 (27.19%) MS Exchange
14 132 (20.28%) Hyper-V
15 131 (20.12%) Citrix
16 130 (19.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 119 (18.28%) Firewall
18 106 (16.28%) SLA
19 100 (15.36%) Exchange Server 2010
20 99 (15.21%) Cisco
21 98 (15.05%) SQL
22 85 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
22 85 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
23 78 (11.98%) DNS
24 75 (11.52%) SCCM
25 74 (11.37%) LAN
25 74 (11.37%) SQL Server
26 70 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2013
27 69 (10.60%) WAN
27 69 (10.60%) TCP/IP

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
1 177 (27.19%) MS Exchange
2 100 (15.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 68 (10.45%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (2.76%) IIS
7 13 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (1.84%) Skype for Business
9 11 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.54%) Moodle
11 4 (0.61%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 264 (40.55%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.77%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.31%) CATIA
6 2 (0.31%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.31%) Windchill
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.15%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 247 (37.94%) Office 365
2 85 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.84%) G Suite
4 10 (1.54%) Dropbox
5 7 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.08%) IaaS
5 7 (1.08%) PaaS
6 5 (0.77%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.31%) SaaS
8 2 (0.31%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 119 (18.28%) Firewall
2 78 (11.98%) DNS
3 74 (11.37%) LAN
4 69 (10.60%) TCP/IP
4 69 (10.60%) WAN
5 68 (10.45%) Wireless
6 63 (9.68%) DHCP
7 60 (9.22%) VPN
8 40 (6.14%) Remote Desktop
9 33 (5.07%) Internet
10 30 (4.61%) VLAN
11 29 (4.45%) VoIP
12 26 (3.99%) SAN
13 25 (3.84%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (2.15%) IP Telephony
15 12 (1.84%) IPsec
16 11 (1.69%) Skype
17 9 (1.38%) Cisco IPT
17 9 (1.38%) MPLS
18 8 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.46%) MySQL
3 15 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.15%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.15%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.15%) Selenium
3 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (8.91%) Legal
2 53 (8.14%) Finance
3 38 (5.84%) Back Office
4 37 (5.68%) Law
5 19 (2.92%) Marketing
6 16 (2.46%) Retail
7 14 (2.15%) Publishing
8 10 (1.54%) Advertising
8 10 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.92%) Electronics
11 5 (0.77%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.77%) Automotive
11 5 (0.77%) Billing
12 3 (0.46%) Military
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Games
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 191 (29.34%) Analyst
2 133 (20.43%) Support Engineer
3 116 (17.82%) IT Support
4 113 (17.36%) Service Analyst
5 110 (16.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 95 (14.59%) IT Engineer
7 70 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 64 (9.83%) IT Analyst
9 58 (8.91%) Support Analyst
10 48 (7.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 47 (7.22%) Desktop Support
11 47 (7.22%) IT Support Engineer
12 44 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
13 40 (6.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 37 (5.68%) 1st Line Support
15 35 (5.38%) Field Engineer
15 35 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
16 34 (5.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 32 (4.92%) IT Support Analyst
18 31 (4.76%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.54%) Web Services
2 9 (1.38%) .NET
3 6 (0.92%) XML
4 4 (0.61%) .NET Framework
4 4 (0.61%) HTML
4 4 (0.61%) Software Packaging
4 4 (0.61%) WCF
5 2 (0.31%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.31%) CSS
5 2 (0.31%) JSON
6 1 (0.15%) CGI
6 1 (0.15%) CSS3
6 1 (0.15%) EDI
6 1 (0.15%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.15%) HTML5
6 1 (0.15%) jQuery
6 1 (0.15%) REST
6 1 (0.15%) SGML
6 1 (0.15%) SOAP
6 1 (0.15%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.07%) Self-Motivation
2 30 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 24 (3.69%) Fat Client
3 24 (3.69%) Thin Client
4 21 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 20 (3.07%) Smartphone
6 16 (2.46%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.23%) Clustering
10 8 (1.23%) NHS
11 7 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.08%) EPoS
12 6 (0.92%) iPhone
13 5 (0.77%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.61%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.46%) PDA
15 3 (0.46%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 651 (100.00%) Windows
2 402 (61.75%) Windows 10
3 277 (42.55%) Windows Server
4 255 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 211 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 197 (30.26%) Windows 8
7 46 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (6.14%) Linux
9 34 (5.22%) Windows XP
10 22 (3.38%) Apple iOS
11 15 (2.30%) Android
11 15 (2.30%) Mac OS X
12 12 (1.84%) Mac OS
13 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.23%) Unix
14 7 (1.08%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.92%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (40.71%) ITIL
2 85 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
3 59 (9.06%) Service Delivery
3 59 (9.06%) Service Management
4 38 (5.84%) Ticket Management
5 30 (4.61%) Service Desk Management
5 30 (4.61%) Time Management
6 29 (4.45%) ITIL V3
7 27 (4.15%) Incident Management
8 26 (3.99%) Customer Requirements
9 25 (3.84%) Line Management
9 25 (3.84%) Problem Management
10 20 (3.07%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (2.61%) Infrastructure Management
12 16 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (2.15%) Change Management
13 14 (2.15%) Mentoring
14 13 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (2.00%) ERP
14 13 (2.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 98 (15.05%) SQL
2 36 (5.53%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.46%) VBScript
4 14 (2.15%) C
5 9 (1.38%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.08%) C#
7 5 (0.77%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.77%) VB
8 4 (0.61%) Tcl
9 3 (0.46%) Delphi
9 3 (0.46%) Perl
10 2 (0.31%) Java
10 2 (0.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 56 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 29 (4.45%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (4.30%) MCP
6 23 (3.53%) DV Cleared
7 22 (3.38%) Degree
8 21 (3.23%) MCSE
9 18 (2.76%) A+ Certification
9 18 (2.76%) MCITP
9 18 (2.76%) MCSA
10 15 (2.30%) CCNA
10 15 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.08%) CCA
11 7 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.92%) CISSP
12 6 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (16.28%) SLA
2 12 (1.84%) QA
3 8 (1.23%) GDPR
4 2 (0.31%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 437 (67.13%) Active Directory
2 132 (20.28%) Hyper-V
3 130 (19.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (5.38%) XenApp
5 33 (5.07%) XenDesktop
6 27 (4.15%) VirtualBox
7 22 (3.38%) vSphere
8 19 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.00%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.92%) Firmware
12 5 (0.77%) KVM
12 5 (0.77%) NFS
12 5 (0.77%) oVirt
12 5 (0.77%) pfSense
12 5 (0.77%) Samba
12 5 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.77%) XenServer
13 4 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 75 (11.52%) SCCM
2 15 (2.30%) WSUS
3 14 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 13 (2.00%) Backup Exec
5 12 (1.84%) SCOM
6 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.77%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.77%) Bacula
7 5 (0.77%) EdgeSight
8 4 (0.61%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.46%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.46%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 378 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 189 (29.03%) VMware
3 131 (20.12%) Citrix
4 99 (15.21%) Cisco
5 47 (7.22%) Apple
6 46 (7.07%) HP
7 17 (2.61%) iManage
8 14 (2.15%) Dell
9 13 (2.00%) SonicWALL
10 12 (1.84%) Avaya
10 12 (1.84%) SolarWinds
10 12 (1.84%) Symantec
11 11 (1.69%) Google
12 10 (1.54%) Ivanti
12 10 (1.54%) Oracle
13 9 (1.38%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.38%) SAP
13 9 (1.38%) Sophos
14 8 (1.23%) Adobe
14 8 (1.23%) ServiceNow