Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 362 209 117
Rank change year-on-year -153 -92 +52
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 94 88 717
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 1.07% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.53% 4.46% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 561
10th Percentile £21,600 £23,925 £20,000
25th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,000 £44,625 £28,000
Median % change year-on-year -30.53% +59.38% +5.66%
75th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% -

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 3,719 1,975 6,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.48% 24.12% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,522 1,648 5,493
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,350 £24,380
25th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year - +9.20% +2.35%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -17 28 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Thames Valley -105 22 £26,500 -44.21% 5
Hampshire -123 21 £33,000 -12.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -47 11 £34,500 +32.69% 3
West Sussex -16 10 £29,000 -42.57% 4
Surrey -80 10 £30,000 -33.33% 6
Berkshire -73 9 £23,000 -51.58%
East Sussex -36 3 £22,750 -17.27% 1
Oxfordshire -40 2 £32,000 -32.63% 2
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (92.55%) Windows 10
3 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
4 48 (51.06%) Microsoft 365
5 45 (47.87%) Microsoft
6 40 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (37.23%) Windows Server
8 34 (36.17%) Microsoft Office
9 31 (32.98%) SQL
10 26 (27.66%) Windows 8
10 26 (27.66%) Azure
11 24 (25.53%) Windows Server 2016
12 23 (24.47%) VMware
13 22 (23.40%) ITIL
14 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2019
14 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (20.21%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (19.15%) DNS
16 18 (19.15%) Citrix
17 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
17 17 (18.09%) Social Skills
17 17 (18.09%) Hyper-V
18 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (15.96%) DHCP
19 14 (14.89%) Python
20 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
20 13 (13.83%) .NET
20 13 (13.83%) C#
20 13 (13.83%) Linux
20 13 (13.83%) Cisco

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 12 (12.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 48 (51.06%) Microsoft 365
2 26 (27.66%) Azure
3 4 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.19%) Google Workspace
5 2 (2.13%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.15%) DNS
2 15 (15.96%) DHCP
3 12 (12.77%) VPN
4 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.57%) Skype
6 8 (8.51%) LAN
7 7 (7.45%) Firewall
8 6 (6.38%) Internet
9 5 (5.32%) SAN
9 5 (5.32%) WAN
10 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.19%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.19%) NAS
11 3 (3.19%) VLAN
11 3 (3.19%) VoIP
12 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
12 2 (2.13%) PABX
12 2 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.70%) Redis
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Moq
2 10 (10.64%) NUnit
3 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (18.09%) Social Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Organisational Skills
3 10 (10.64%) Law
3 10 (10.64%) Marketing
4 8 (8.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (6.38%) Finance
5 6 (6.38%) Retail
6 5 (5.32%) Legal
7 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.13%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.06%) Police
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Support Engineer
2 15 (15.96%) Desktop Support
3 13 (13.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (13.83%) Developer
4 11 (11.70%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Desktop Specialist
6 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Desktop Support Specialist
6 8 (8.51%) IT Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) IT Support
6 8 (8.51%) Support Specialist
7 7 (7.45%) Backend Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
2 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET
2 11 (11.70%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (5.32%) XMPP
4 3 (3.19%) WSH
5 2 (2.13%) Node-RED
5 2 (2.13%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Wiki
2 5 (5.32%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.19%) Clustering
3 3 (3.19%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.13%) EPoS
4 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (92.55%) Windows 10
3 40 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (37.23%) Windows Server
5 26 (27.66%) Windows 8
6 24 (25.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2019
8 13 (13.83%) Linux
9 5 (5.32%) Android
9 5 (5.32%) Unix
10 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) ITIL
2 19 (20.21%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (11.70%) Clean Code
3 11 (11.70%) Functional Testing
3 11 (11.70%) Integration Testing
3 11 (11.70%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (11.70%) Time Management
4 9 (9.57%) Asset Management
5 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.32%) Migration
6 5 (5.32%) SDLC
6 5 (5.32%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.26%) Fintech
8 3 (3.19%) Break/Fix
8 3 (3.19%) Co-Creation
8 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.19%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (3.19%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.98%) SQL
2 14 (14.89%) Python
3 13 (13.83%) C#
4 11 (11.70%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.32%) Tcl
7 3 (3.19%) VBScript
8 2 (2.13%) Delphi
9 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.26%) MCP
2 4 (4.26%) MCSE
3 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) MCSA
3 3 (3.19%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (2.13%) HNC
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.09%) Hyper-V
3 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (13.83%) Docker
5 12 (12.77%) VirtualBox
6 11 (11.70%) XenApp
6 11 (11.70%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.19%) vSphere
8 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) SCCM
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.06%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 45 (47.87%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.47%) VMware
3 18 (19.15%) Citrix
4 13 (13.83%) Cisco
5 6 (6.38%) Apple
6 5 (5.32%) Oracle
7 4 (4.26%) Avaya
8 3 (3.19%) EMC
8 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.13%) Borland
9 2 (2.13%) Intel
9 2 (2.13%) Lumension
10 1 (1.06%) Google
10 1 (1.06%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.06%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.06%) Sophos