Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 152 136
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 615 704 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.21% 2.25% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 8.22% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 568 618 752
South East median annual salary £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.82% -1.79%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +3.45%

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 7,015 8,567 9,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.20% 27.35% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,744 7,354 8,232
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 0 218 £29,500 -1.67% 19
Surrey +26 159 £26,000 -1.89% 10
Hampshire -25 149 £29,000 +5.45% 12
Berkshire +42 117 £31,482 +4.94% 4
West Sussex +36 68 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Buckinghamshire -27 68 £27,000 -14.29% 7
Oxfordshire -1 33 £27,000 -5.26% 8
Kent 0 12 £29,000 +13.73% 4
East Sussex +2 11 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 615 (100.00%) Windows
2 448 (72.85%) Windows 10
3 432 (70.24%) Active Directory
4 332 (53.98%) Microsoft
5 264 (42.93%) Office 365
6 197 (32.03%) Windows Server
7 195 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 186 (30.24%) Microsoft Office
9 171 (27.80%) ITIL
10 164 (26.67%) Windows 8
11 138 (22.44%) VMware
12 137 (22.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 109 (17.72%) Citrix
14 99 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
15 92 (14.96%) LAN
15 92 (14.96%) Hyper-V
16 86 (13.98%) SCCM
17 85 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
18 82 (13.33%) Firewall
18 82 (13.33%) DNS
19 81 (13.17%) SLA
19 81 (13.17%) DHCP
20 80 (13.01%) MS Exchange
21 79 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
22 77 (12.52%) SQL
23 72 (11.71%) VoIP
23 72 (11.71%) WAN
23 72 (11.71%) Security Cleared
24 68 (11.06%) PowerShell
25 67 (10.89%) 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 80 (13.01%) MS Exchange
2 50 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 48 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (3.74%) IIS
6 21 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (2.76%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.33%) SAS
12 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 186 (30.24%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) Line 50
3 1 (0.16%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 264 (42.93%) Office 365
2 51 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (2.28%) Mimecast
6 10 (1.63%) OneDrive
7 8 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 6 (0.98%) iTunes
9 3 (0.49%) G Suite
10 1 (0.16%) IaaS
10 1 (0.16%) PaaS
10 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (14.96%) LAN
2 82 (13.33%) DNS
2 82 (13.33%) Firewall
3 81 (13.17%) DHCP
4 72 (11.71%) VoIP
4 72 (11.71%) WAN
5 67 (10.89%) TCP/IP
6 63 (10.24%) Wi-Fi
7 54 (8.78%) VPN
8 33 (5.37%) Internet
9 32 (5.20%) Wireless
10 22 (3.58%) WLAN
11 17 (2.76%) Skype
12 16 (2.60%) SAN
13 11 (1.79%) NetScaler
13 11 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (1.63%) Intranet
14 10 (1.63%) VLAN
15 7 (1.14%) ADSL
15 7 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.49%) QlikView
9 2 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
2 16 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.11%) Chocolatey
3 13 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.79%) MSI
5 10 (1.63%) AdminStudio
6 3 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 30 (4.88%) Legal
2 27 (4.39%) Finance
3 18 (2.93%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.11%) Law
5 12 (1.95%) Back Office
6 9 (1.46%) Retail
7 5 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.81%) Billing
7 5 (0.81%) Electronics
8 4 (0.65%) Local Government
8 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.65%) Marketing
8 4 (0.65%) Publishing
9 3 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.33%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Games
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 221 (35.93%) Analyst
2 151 (24.55%) IT Support
3 146 (23.74%) Support Engineer
4 119 (19.35%) Support Analyst
5 110 (17.89%) IT Engineer
6 89 (14.47%) Service Analyst
7 88 (14.31%) Service Desk Analyst
8 72 (11.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 66 (10.73%) IT Analyst
10 64 (10.41%) IT Support Engineer
11 53 (8.62%) IT Support Analyst
12 50 (8.13%) 1st Line Support
13 49 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 39 (6.34%) Technical Support
15 37 (6.02%) IT Technician
16 36 (5.85%) Desktop Support
17 35 (5.69%) Support Technician
18 34 (5.53%) Help Desk Support
19 31 (5.04%) Help Desk Analyst
20 30 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.58%) .NET
2 13 (2.11%) JSON
2 13 (2.11%) X-Windows
3 10 (1.63%) Software Packaging
4 7 (1.14%) HTML
4 7 (1.14%) XML
5 6 (0.98%) Web Services
6 5 (0.81%) WCF
7 4 (0.65%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.65%) CSS
8 3 (0.49%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.49%) SOAP
8 3 (0.49%) WinForms
9 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.16%) KML
9 1 (0.16%) REST
9 1 (0.16%) SignalR
9 1 (0.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 45 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 24 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.41%) iPhone
6 18 (2.93%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.95%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.79%) Clustering
11 10 (1.63%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.63%) Thin Client
12 7 (1.14%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.14%) EPoS
13 6 (0.98%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (0.65%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.65%) Replication
15 4 (0.65%) Robotics
16 3 (0.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 615 (100.00%) Windows
2 448 (72.85%) Windows 10
3 197 (32.03%) Windows Server
4 195 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 164 (26.67%) Windows 8
6 137 (22.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (9.92%) Linux
8 46 (7.48%) Windows XP
9 44 (7.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (5.85%) Unix
11 32 (5.20%) Apple iOS
12 27 (4.39%) Android
13 16 (2.60%) Windows 2000
14 15 (2.44%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.30%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.33%) Debian
17 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.16%) AIX
18 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (27.80%) ITIL
2 99 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 55 (8.94%) High Availability
5 43 (6.99%) ITSM
6 38 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 36 (5.85%) Migration
7 36 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (4.88%) Runbook
9 29 (4.72%) Remediation Plan
10 23 (3.74%) Software Deployment
11 22 (3.58%) Information Security
12 20 (3.25%) Customer Requirements
13 17 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (2.76%) Incident Management
13 17 (2.76%) Service Delivery
14 15 (2.44%) Information Security Management
14 15 (2.44%) ISMS
14 15 (2.44%) Security Management
14 15 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (12.52%) SQL
2 68 (11.06%) PowerShell
3 36 (5.85%) VBScript
4 27 (4.39%) C#
5 15 (2.44%) VB
6 9 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.65%) C
8 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.16%) Java
10 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 79 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (11.71%) Security Cleared
3 61 (9.92%) MCSE
4 58 (9.43%) SC Cleared
5 38 (6.18%) A+ Certification
6 31 (5.04%) DV Cleared
7 24 (3.90%) MCP
8 17 (2.76%) Degree
9 16 (2.60%) MCSA
9 16 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.14%) CCNA
12 7 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (0.49%) CCNP
14 3 (0.49%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.49%) MCTS
15 2 (0.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (13.17%) SLA
2 27 (4.39%) GDPR
3 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.33%) QA
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) PMO
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 432 (70.24%) Active Directory
2 92 (14.96%) Hyper-V
3 85 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (7.64%) XenApp
5 25 (4.07%) XenDesktop
6 15 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (2.11%) LXC
9 10 (1.63%) Firmware
9 10 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (1.46%) DFS Replication
10 9 (1.46%) VirtualBox
10 9 (1.46%) vSphere
11 5 (0.81%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.65%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.33%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.33%) pfSense
13 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 86 (13.98%) SCCM
2 34 (5.53%) WSUS
3 16 (2.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (1.46%) SCVMM
5 8 (1.30%) vRealize
6 7 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.49%) SCOM
8 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.33%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.33%) SmoothWall
8 2 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.33%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.16%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 332 (53.98%) Microsoft
2 138 (22.44%) VMware
3 109 (17.72%) Citrix
4 48 (7.80%) HP
5 44 (7.15%) Cisco
6 41 (6.67%) Apple
7 33 (5.37%) Symantec
8 31 (5.04%) Dell
9 24 (3.90%) SolarWinds
10 23 (3.74%) Ivanti
11 18 (2.93%) IBM
12 14 (2.28%) ServiceNow
13 12 (1.95%) SonicWALL
13 12 (1.95%) Sony
14 11 (1.79%) Adobe
15 10 (1.63%) Autodesk
15 10 (1.63%) EMC
15 10 (1.63%) iManage
16 9 (1.46%) Veeam
17 8 (1.30%) Veritas