Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 319 194 140
Rank change year-on-year -125 -54 +33
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 70 217 632
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 1.43% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 6.13% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 58 176 495
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £19,250
25th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £42,375 £43,750 £37,750
90th Percentile £45,250 £48,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £31,625 £30,000
% change year-on-year +2.77% +5.42% -

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 3,089 3,540 6,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.92% 23.36% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 2,950 5,427
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 2021. 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
Kent -14 21 £39,000 +35.65% 5
Hampshire -56 17 £32,000 +30.61% 11
Thames Valley -55 15 £27,250 -27.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £34,500 +20.00%
Surrey -54 9 £34,000 +13.33% 3
West Sussex 0 5 £24,000 -47.97% 1
Berkshire -19 4 £24,250 -19.17% 2
East Sussex -2 3 £22,750 -48.00%
Oxfordshire -16 2 £39,250 -17.37%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (84.29%) Windows 10
3 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
4 34 (48.57%) Microsoft 365
5 32 (45.71%) Active Directory
6 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2016
7 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (35.71%) Windows Server
9 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
10 22 (31.43%) SQL
11 21 (30.00%) Linux
12 18 (25.71%) VMware
13 17 (24.29%) Social Skills
13 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
13 17 (24.29%) MS Exchange
14 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (20.00%) Azure
16 13 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (18.57%) .NET
17 12 (17.14%) C#
17 12 (17.14%) ITIL
17 12 (17.14%) Cisco
18 11 (15.71%) Migration
18 11 (15.71%) Python
18 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
19 10 (14.29%) VPN
19 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
19 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
19 10 (14.29%) Firewall

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 17 (24.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (48.57%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (20.00%) Azure
3 3 (4.29%) AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Google Workspace
4 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
1 10 (14.29%) VPN
2 9 (12.86%) DNS
3 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.57%) DHCP
4 6 (8.57%) VLAN
5 5 (7.14%) LAN
5 5 (7.14%) WAN
6 4 (5.71%) NetScaler
6 4 (5.71%) SAN
7 3 (4.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.29%) Internet
7 3 (4.29%) VoIP
7 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.29%) Wireless
8 2 (2.86%) NAS
8 2 (2.86%) Skype
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 10 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.29%) Redis
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Moq
2 9 (12.86%) NUnit
3 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (24.29%) Social Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Marketing
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
4 4 (5.71%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.43%) Police
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) IT Support
2 15 (21.43%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Developer
3 12 (17.14%) IT Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) IT Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Support Analyst
4 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Backend Developer
8 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (5.71%) IT Technician
10 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 10 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.29%) XMPP
4 2 (2.86%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Wiki
2 8 (11.43%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.29%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.29%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (84.29%) Windows 10
3 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2016
4 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (30.00%) Linux
8 10 (14.29%) Android
8 10 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
10 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (5.71%) Unix
12 3 (4.29%) CentOS
12 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (17.14%) ITIL
3 11 (15.71%) Migration
4 10 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 10 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 10 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (12.86%) Time Management
6 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.14%) Service Management
7 4 (5.71%) Project Delivery
7 4 (5.71%) SDLC
7 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.29%) Application Packaging
8 3 (4.29%) Break/Fix
8 3 (4.29%) Co-Creation
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (4.29%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) SQL
2 12 (17.14%) C#
3 11 (15.71%) Python
4 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.71%) Tcl
6 2 (2.86%) Delphi
6 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.43%) CCNA
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.43%) MCP
3 1 (1.43%) MCSE
3 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.29%) Docker
4 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
5 8 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (11.43%) XenApp
6 6 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.71%) VirtualBox
7 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.29%) vSphere
9 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) Cisco
4 8 (11.43%) Citrix
4 8 (11.43%) ServiceNow
5 7 (10.00%) Oracle
6 5 (7.14%) Veeam
7 4 (5.71%) HP
7 4 (5.71%) NetApp
8 3 (4.29%) Ivanti
8 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.86%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.86%) Borland
10 1 (1.43%) Apple
10 1 (1.43%) Avaya
10 1 (1.43%) Google
10 1 (1.43%) Juniper
10 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.43%) Red Box
10 1 (1.43%) SAP