Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 199 127 170
Rank change year-on-year -72 +43 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 190 683 616
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.36% 2.57% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.73% 10.11% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 557 501
Median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 3,317 6,759 7,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.79% 25.39% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,711 5,476 6,426
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Thames Valley -37 66 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Surrey -13 54 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Hampshire -20 44 £24,500 -10.91% 4
Oxfordshire +13 24 £47,500 +46.85%
Berkshire +2 22 £30,000 +5.63% 3
Buckinghamshire -27 20 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Kent +16 15 £27,500 +10.00%
East Sussex +32 6 £43,750 -16.67% 1
West Sussex 0 5 £47,250 +11.18%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (78.42%) Windows 10
3 121 (63.68%) Active Directory
4 114 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 93 (48.95%) Office 365
6 87 (45.79%) Windows Server
7 68 (35.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 65 (34.21%) VMware
9 62 (32.63%) MS Exchange
10 61 (32.11%) Windows 8
11 55 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 52 (27.37%) Microsoft Office
12 52 (27.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 52 (27.37%) Windows Server 2016
13 47 (24.74%) Azure
14 46 (24.21%) Hyper-V
15 40 (21.05%) DNS
16 39 (20.53%) ITIL
17 36 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 35 (18.42%) SQL Server
19 34 (17.89%) DHCP
20 33 (17.37%) SLA
20 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2003
20 33 (17.37%) Problem-Solving
21 31 (16.32%) Citrix
22 30 (15.79%) LAN
23 28 (14.74%) WAN
23 28 (14.74%) Firewall
23 28 (14.74%) Project Delivery
24 27 (14.21%) AWS

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 62 (32.63%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.95%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.74%) IIS
5 5 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.63%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.58%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 52 (27.37%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 93 (48.95%) Office 365
2 47 (24.74%) Azure
3 27 (14.21%) AWS
4 4 (2.11%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.11%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.05%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.53%) G Suite
6 1 (0.53%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.05%) DNS
2 34 (17.89%) DHCP
3 30 (15.79%) LAN
4 28 (14.74%) Firewall
4 28 (14.74%) WAN
5 24 (12.63%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.84%) Skype
6 13 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (6.32%) Wireless
8 11 (5.79%) SAN
8 11 (5.79%) VLAN
8 11 (5.79%) VoIP
9 10 (5.26%) VPN
10 6 (3.16%) NetScaler
11 5 (2.63%) Internet
12 4 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.58%) Broadband
13 3 (1.58%) NAS
14 2 (1.05%) IP Telephony
14 2 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.58%) Power BI
7 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.05%) JIRA
General
1 18 (9.47%) Finance
2 13 (6.84%) Legal
3 11 (5.79%) Back Office
4 10 (5.26%) Law
5 7 (3.68%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.11%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.58%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.05%) Automotive
8 2 (1.05%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Local Government
9 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (32.11%) Support Engineer
2 41 (21.58%) IT Support
3 39 (20.53%) IT Engineer
4 38 (20.00%) Analyst
5 29 (15.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 28 (14.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 20 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (8.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (8.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (8.42%) Service Analyst
11 15 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
12 14 (7.37%) Desktop Support
13 13 (6.84%) Service Desk Analyst
14 12 (6.32%) Support Analyst
15 11 (5.79%) IT Analyst
16 10 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
17 9 (4.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 9 (4.74%) Project Engineer
18 8 (4.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.68%) .NET
2 3 (1.58%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.58%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.58%) CSS
2 3 (1.58%) DHTML
2 3 (1.58%) HTML
2 3 (1.58%) Web Services
2 3 (1.58%) XHTML
2 3 (1.58%) XML
3 2 (1.05%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) COM
4 1 (0.53%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.95%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (5.79%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.21%) Clustering
5 7 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.63%) Replication
7 4 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.11%) iPad
7 4 (2.11%) iPhone
7 4 (2.11%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.58%) AS400
8 3 (1.58%) EPoS
9 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.05%) iSeries
9 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.53%) CCTV
10 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.53%) Handset
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 190 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (78.42%) Windows 10
3 87 (45.79%) Windows Server
4 68 (35.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (32.11%) Windows 8
6 52 (27.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (27.37%) Windows Server 2016
7 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (12.63%) Linux
9 21 (11.05%) Windows Server 2019
10 18 (9.47%) Unix
11 13 (6.84%) Windows XP
12 7 (3.68%) Android
13 5 (2.63%) HPUX
13 5 (2.63%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.63%) Solaris
14 4 (2.11%) Apple iOS
14 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.05%) CentOS
15 2 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.53%) ITIL
2 36 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (17.37%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (14.74%) Project Delivery
5 18 (9.47%) Information Security
6 17 (8.95%) Project Management
7 15 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (6.84%) Information Security Management
8 13 (6.84%) ISMS
8 13 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (6.84%) Security Management
9 12 (6.32%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (5.79%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.79%) Ticket Management
11 10 (5.26%) Incident Management
12 8 (4.21%) Time Management
13 7 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.68%) Service Delivery
14 6 (3.16%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (3.16%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.05%) SQL
2 18 (9.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.21%) Perl
4 7 (3.68%) C#
4 7 (3.68%) Java
4 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.63%) VB
5 5 (2.63%) VBScript
6 4 (2.11%) Delphi
7 3 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.58%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.58%) VB6
8 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.84%) Degree
3 12 (6.32%) MCSE
4 10 (5.26%) MCP
5 9 (4.74%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.68%) MCSA
7 6 (3.16%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.11%) CCENT
8 4 (2.11%) MCITP
9 3 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (1.58%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.05%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.05%) LFCE
10 2 (1.05%) LFCS
10 2 (1.05%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (1.05%) MCDST
10 2 (1.05%) RHCE
10 2 (1.05%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.05%) VCAP
10 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.37%) SLA
2 6 (3.16%) GDPR
3 3 (1.58%) GxP
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (63.68%) Active Directory
2 55 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (24.21%) Hyper-V
4 20 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (8.95%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (6.32%) XenApp
7 8 (4.21%) VirtualBox
8 7 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (3.68%) vSphere
9 5 (2.63%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.58%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.58%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.05%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 27 (14.21%) SCCM
2 6 (3.16%) Ansible
2 6 (3.16%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.11%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.11%) Puppet
3 4 (2.11%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.11%) Terraform
4 3 (1.58%) WSUS
5 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.05%) NetCrunch
5 2 (1.05%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.53%) MOM
6 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 114 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 65 (34.21%) VMware
3 31 (16.32%) Citrix
4 18 (9.47%) Oracle
5 17 (8.95%) Cisco
6 13 (6.84%) Apple
7 11 (5.79%) Dell
8 10 (5.26%) HP
8 10 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.26%) Sony
8 10 (5.26%) Symantec
9 9 (4.74%) Ivanti
9 9 (4.74%) Veeam
10 5 (2.63%) McAfee
11 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.58%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.05%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.05%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.05%) Splunk
13 2 (1.05%) Zerto