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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / South East
Rank 134 126 106
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 355 507 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.38% 2.64% 2.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 8.71% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 284 449 500
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,575
% change year-on-year - +3.48%  

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4159 5820 5904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.84% 30.29% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 5052 4948
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,772 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +9 117 £25,000 -8.25% 10
Hampshire -8 67 £32,000 +1.58% 10
Berkshire +21 54 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Buckinghamshire +24 37 £24,500 +2.08% 6
West Sussex +14 28 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Oxfordshire -26 26 £31,500 -21.25% 4
Kent +5 15 £40,000 +37.93% 2
East Sussex -4 8 £42,500 +84.78% 2
Middlesex +7 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 757 (100.00%) Windows
2 499 (65.92%) Active Directory
3 436 (57.60%) Microsoft
4 323 (42.67%) Windows 10
5 301 (39.76%) MS Office
6 295 (38.97%) Windows Server
7 263 (34.74%) MS Excel
8 262 (34.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 238 (31.44%) VMware
9 238 (31.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 231 (30.52%) MS Exchange
11 224 (29.59%) Windows 8
12 206 (27.21%) Office 365
13 195 (25.76%) ITIL
14 175 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 128 (16.91%) Citrix
16 125 (16.51%) SLA
16 125 (16.51%) Cisco
17 124 (16.38%) Hyper-V
18 121 (15.98%) LAN
19 102 (13.47%) SCCM
20 101 (13.34%) Firewall
20 101 (13.34%) VPN
21 99 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
22 97 (12.81%) TCP/IP
23 88 (11.62%) Windows Server 2003
23 88 (11.62%) WAN
24 85 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
25 84 (11.10%) Windows XP
25 84 (11.10%) SQL

Windows 7
Top Related 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
1 231 (30.52%) MS Exchange
2 85 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 47 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (4.36%) Skype for Business
6 22 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 17 (2.25%) IIS
8 15 (1.98%) IBM Notes
9 13 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.53%) CMS
11 4 (0.53%) IBM Domino
11 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.40%) WordPress
13 2 (0.26%) GroupWise
13 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.26%) TYPO3
14 1 (0.13%) Apache
14 1 (0.13%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 301 (39.76%) MS Office
2 263 (34.74%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.53%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.53%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.98%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 206 (27.21%) Office 365
2 43 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.92%) Dropbox
4 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.53%) G Suite
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (15.98%) LAN
2 101 (13.34%) Firewall
2 101 (13.34%) VPN
3 97 (12.81%) TCP/IP
4 88 (11.62%) WAN
5 76 (10.04%) DNS
6 58 (7.66%) DHCP
7 51 (6.74%) SAN
7 51 (6.74%) Wireless
8 39 (5.15%) Internet
9 32 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
10 31 (4.10%) VoIP
11 29 (3.83%) VLAN
12 27 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (3.43%) IP Telephony
14 25 (3.30%) NAS
15 24 (3.17%) Skype
16 16 (2.11%) Network Security
17 15 (1.98%) ADSL
18 12 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.06%) MySQL
7 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.53%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.40%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.79%) MSI
3 5 (0.66%) AdminStudio
4 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 73 (9.64%) Finance
2 22 (2.91%) Back Office
2 22 (2.91%) Legal
3 19 (2.51%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.85%) Law
5 12 (1.59%) Retail
6 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.06%) Automotive
7 8 (1.06%) Billing
8 6 (0.79%) Front Office
9 4 (0.53%) Marketing
10 3 (0.40%) Advertising
10 3 (0.40%) Games
10 3 (0.40%) Publishing
11 2 (0.26%) Banking
11 2 (0.26%) Electronics
11 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 219 (28.93%) Analyst
2 215 (28.40%) Support Engineer
3 210 (27.74%) IT Support
4 116 (15.32%) IT Engineer
5 109 (14.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 105 (13.87%) Service Analyst
6 105 (13.87%) Support Analyst
7 104 (13.74%) IT Support Engineer
8 96 (12.68%) Service Desk Analyst
9 85 (11.23%) IT Analyst
10 79 (10.44%) Desktop Support
11 68 (8.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 62 (8.19%) Desktop Engineer
13 61 (8.06%) IT Support Analyst
14 59 (7.79%) 1st Line Support
14 59 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 56 (7.40%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 55 (7.27%) Service Desk Support
17 53 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 50 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.76%) .NET
2 13 (1.72%) Web Services
3 11 (1.45%) SOAP
4 8 (1.06%) CSS
4 8 (1.06%) HTML
5 7 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.92%) COM
5 7 (0.92%) WCF
6 6 (0.79%) REST
6 6 (0.79%) Software Packaging
6 6 (0.79%) XML
7 5 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.53%) HTML5
8 4 (0.53%) Silverlight
9 3 (0.40%) COM+
9 3 (0.40%) EDI
10 2 (0.26%) Qt
10 2 (0.26%) Unreal Engine
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (0.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 30 (3.96%) Driving Licence
3 28 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.57%) iPad
4 27 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.91%) iPhone
6 20 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (2.38%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.11%) e-Learning
8 16 (2.11%) Robotics
9 12 (1.59%) Fat Client
9 12 (1.59%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.19%) Biotechnology
11 9 (1.19%) Clustering
12 7 (0.92%) EPoS
13 6 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (0.79%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.66%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 757 (100.00%) Windows
2 323 (42.67%) Windows 10
3 295 (38.97%) Windows Server
4 262 (34.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 238 (31.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 224 (29.59%) Windows 8
7 88 (11.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (11.10%) Windows XP
9 68 (8.98%) Mac OS X
10 54 (7.13%) Linux
11 34 (4.49%) Apple iOS
12 26 (3.43%) Android
13 14 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (1.72%) Windows Vista
15 11 (1.45%) Windows 2000
16 10 (1.32%) Mac OS
17 8 (1.06%) Solaris
18 7 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
19 5 (0.66%) Unix
20 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (25.76%) ITIL
2 58 (7.66%) Service Management
3 32 (4.23%) Migration
3 32 (4.23%) Service Delivery
4 30 (3.96%) ITSM
5 27 (3.57%) ERP
6 26 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (3.04%) Data Protection
7 23 (3.04%) ITIL V3
8 21 (2.77%) Mathematics
9 19 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (2.38%) Mentoring
10 18 (2.38%) Project Management
11 17 (2.25%) CRM
11 17 (2.25%) Problem Management
12 16 (2.11%) Change Control
12 16 (2.11%) Time Management
13 15 (1.98%) Document Management
13 15 (1.98%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (11.10%) SQL
2 37 (4.89%) PowerShell
3 30 (3.96%) VB
4 29 (3.83%) C
5 20 (2.64%) C#
6 15 (1.98%) VBScript
7 9 (1.19%) C++
8 7 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.53%) Objective-C
10 4 (0.53%) Python
10 4 (0.53%) Ruby
11 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (7.53%) MCSE
3 56 (7.40%) MCP
4 47 (6.21%) Degree
5 37 (4.89%) Security Cleared
6 32 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 25 (3.30%) CCNA
8 25 (3.30%) MCSA
9 23 (3.04%) MCITP
10 21 (2.77%) NVQ Level 3
11 19 (2.51%) A+ Certification
11 19 (2.51%) CCNP
12 17 (2.25%) DBS Check
13 13 (1.72%) MCTS
13 13 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (1.59%) MCDST
15 11 (1.45%) DV Cleared
16 10 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (16.51%) SLA
2 14 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.13%) COBIT
3 1 (0.13%) COSO
System Software
1 499 (65.92%) Active Directory
2 175 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (16.38%) Hyper-V
4 28 (3.70%) XenApp
5 20 (2.64%) vSphere
6 15 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (1.19%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.06%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 8 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.53%) Firmware
10 4 (0.53%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.40%) NDS
11 3 (0.40%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.26%) NFS
12 2 (0.26%) Samba
12 2 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 102 (13.47%) SCCM
2 20 (2.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 16 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 10 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (1.32%) SCOM
5 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (1.06%) WSUS
6 5 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.66%) ThinApp
7 4 (0.53%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.40%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.40%) NetCrunch
8 3 (0.40%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.26%) Bacula
9 2 (0.26%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 436 (57.60%) Microsoft
2 238 (31.44%) VMware
3 128 (16.91%) Citrix
4 125 (16.51%) Cisco
5 59 (7.79%) Apple
6 40 (5.28%) Avaya
7 39 (5.15%) Dell
8 31 (4.10%) HP
9 29 (3.83%) NetApp
10 16 (2.11%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.98%) Lotus
11 15 (1.98%) Palo Alto
12 13 (1.72%) Adobe
13 12 (1.59%) Sophos
14 11 (1.45%) Nokia
15 10 (1.32%) CA
15 10 (1.32%) Mitel
15 10 (1.32%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.32%) Symantec
15 10 (1.32%) Veeam
Bicester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
St Giles International
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Based on Exp + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Top Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 10 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: Grade 7: £32,958-£38,183 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 per year + Pension, Private Medical & Gym
Posted: 16 days ago
Staines
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago