Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 132 170
Rank change year-on-year -20 +38 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 398 648 649
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.87% 2.42% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.76% 9.68% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 330 551 542
Median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.51% +3.64%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - -1.64% +1.67%

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 5,129 6,692 8,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.09% 25.01% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,208 5,462 7,056
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.87%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in the South East over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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
Hampshire +14 122 £25,000 -10.71% 5
Thames Valley -44 121 £31,000 +12.73% 17
Surrey +25 100 £30,000 +13.21% 12
Buckinghamshire -6 54 £30,000 +26.32% 3
Berkshire -32 42 £27,000 -10.00% 5
Kent +19 32 £26,000 +4.00% 6
Oxfordshire -8 25 £40,000 +45.45% 9
West Sussex -37 16 £44,875 -5.53% 5
East Sussex +5 8 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 398 (100.00%) Windows
2 304 (76.38%) Windows 10
3 254 (63.82%) Active Directory
4 222 (55.78%) Microsoft
5 207 (52.01%) Office 365
6 153 (38.44%) Windows Server
7 130 (32.66%) ITIL
8 119 (29.90%) Microsoft Office
9 103 (25.88%) Windows 8
10 100 (25.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 99 (24.87%) VMware
12 86 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 85 (21.36%) MS Exchange
14 80 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 79 (19.85%) Windows Server 2016
16 76 (19.10%) TCP/IP
17 72 (18.09%) SLA
18 68 (17.09%) Problem-Solving
19 65 (16.33%) Citrix
20 64 (16.08%) DNS
21 63 (15.83%) LAN
22 62 (15.58%) Firewall
22 62 (15.58%) Azure
23 60 (15.08%) Hyper-V
24 57 (14.32%) WAN
24 57 (14.32%) DHCP
25 53 (13.32%) SCCM
26 49 (12.31%) SQL
27 44 (11.06%) SQL Server
28 40 (10.05%) Apple

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 85 (21.36%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (5.78%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.52%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.51%) IIS
7 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.50%) Confluence
9 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 119 (29.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.50%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.50%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 207 (52.01%) Office 365
2 62 (15.58%) Azure
3 23 (5.78%) AWS
4 6 (1.51%) OneDrive
4 6 (1.51%) Power Platform
5 5 (1.26%) PowerApps
6 4 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.01%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) G Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 76 (19.10%) TCP/IP
2 64 (16.08%) DNS
3 63 (15.83%) LAN
4 62 (15.58%) Firewall
5 57 (14.32%) DHCP
5 57 (14.32%) WAN
6 35 (8.79%) VoIP
7 33 (8.29%) VPN
8 29 (7.29%) Skype
9 20 (5.03%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (4.27%) Wireless
11 15 (3.77%) Broadband
11 15 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (3.77%) VLAN
12 11 (2.76%) SAN
13 9 (2.26%) Internet
14 7 (1.76%) NetScaler
15 6 (1.51%) IP Telephony
15 6 (1.51%) NAS
16 5 (1.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Power BI
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.75%) AdminStudio
1 3 (0.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.75%) InstallShield
1 3 (0.75%) JIRA
1 3 (0.75%) MSI
2 2 (0.50%) AutoIt
2 2 (0.50%) Chocolatey
2 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 32 (8.04%) Legal
2 31 (7.79%) Finance
3 16 (4.02%) Back Office
4 13 (3.27%) Law
5 11 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.26%) Retail
7 5 (1.26%) Billing
7 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.75%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (33.67%) Support Engineer
2 111 (27.89%) IT Support
3 105 (26.38%) Analyst
4 82 (20.60%) IT Engineer
5 69 (17.34%) IT Support Engineer
6 51 (12.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 46 (11.56%) Support Analyst
8 45 (11.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 37 (9.30%) Service Analyst
10 36 (9.05%) Desktop Support
11 35 (8.79%) Desktop Engineer
12 34 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 33 (8.29%) Service Desk Analyst
14 32 (8.04%) IT Analyst
15 29 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
16 24 (6.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support
17 21 (5.28%) IT Support Analyst
18 20 (5.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
19 19 (4.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 18 (4.52%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.76%) .NET
2 4 (1.01%) COM
3 2 (0.50%) Flash
3 2 (0.50%) JSON
3 2 (0.50%) LDAP
3 2 (0.50%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.80%) Management Information System
1 39 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
2 37 (9.30%) Driving Licence
3 15 (3.77%) Smartphone
4 11 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.76%) iPhone
7 6 (1.51%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.51%) EPoS
7 6 (1.51%) NHS
7 6 (1.51%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.26%) Replication
8 5 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.01%) Clustering
9 4 (1.01%) iPad
9 4 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.75%) CMDB
10 3 (0.75%) FMCG
10 3 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 398 (100.00%) Windows
2 304 (76.38%) Windows 10
3 153 (38.44%) Windows Server
4 103 (25.88%) Windows 8
5 100 (25.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (19.85%) Windows Server 2016
8 36 (9.05%) Linux
9 29 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (7.04%) Windows XP
11 20 (5.03%) Apple iOS
12 16 (4.02%) Android
13 15 (3.77%) Windows Server 2019
14 13 (3.27%) Unix
15 5 (1.26%) HPUX
15 5 (1.26%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.26%) Solaris
15 5 (1.26%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (32.66%) ITIL
2 68 (17.09%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (9.05%) Information Security
4 29 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (6.78%) Information Security Management
5 27 (6.78%) ISMS
5 27 (6.78%) Security Management
6 25 (6.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (5.78%) Mobile Device Management
7 23 (5.78%) Ticket Management
8 20 (5.03%) Incident Management
9 19 (4.77%) Asset Management
9 19 (4.77%) Mentoring
9 19 (4.77%) Project Delivery
10 17 (4.27%) Break/Fix
11 14 (3.52%) Time Management
12 13 (3.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (3.02%) Change Management
13 12 (3.02%) Project Management
14 11 (2.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.31%) SQL
2 29 (7.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.26%) C#
3 9 (2.26%) Java
4 5 (1.26%) Delphi
4 5 (1.26%) Perl
4 5 (1.26%) VB
5 3 (0.75%) C
5 3 (0.75%) VBScript
6 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 38 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 29 (7.29%) Degree
4 20 (5.03%) A+ Certification
5 16 (4.02%) MCSE
6 14 (3.52%) MCP
6 14 (3.52%) MCSA
7 12 (3.02%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (2.01%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.51%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.26%) CCNA
10 5 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.26%) MCDST
10 5 (1.26%) MCITP
11 4 (1.01%) CCENT
11 4 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.75%) VCAP
13 2 (0.50%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (18.09%) SLA
2 8 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.01%) GDPR
5 3 (0.75%) GxP
System Software
1 254 (63.82%) Active Directory
2 86 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (15.08%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.77%) VirtualBox
4 15 (3.77%) XenApp
5 14 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.76%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.51%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.76%) vSphere
10 3 (0.75%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.50%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.50%) LXC
11 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (13.32%) SCCM
2 9 (2.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.26%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.01%) Puppet
6 3 (0.75%) WSUS
7 2 (0.50%) Ansible
7 2 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.50%) NetCrunch
7 2 (0.50%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.50%) Terraform
8 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.25%) AppManager
8 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.25%) Webmin
Vendors
1 222 (55.78%) Microsoft
2 99 (24.87%) VMware
3 65 (16.33%) Citrix
4 40 (10.05%) Apple
5 27 (6.78%) Cisco
6 24 (6.03%) HP
7 23 (5.78%) Oracle
8 12 (3.02%) Dell
9 11 (2.76%) Symantec
10 10 (2.51%) Sony
11 8 (2.01%) Ivanti
11 8 (2.01%) SonicWALL
11 8 (2.01%) Veeam
12 7 (1.76%) McAfee
12 7 (1.76%) SAP
12 7 (1.76%) SolarWinds
13 6 (1.51%) MobileIron
14 5 (1.26%) Adobe
14 5 (1.26%) NetApp
14 5 (1.26%) Red Hat