Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 149 142
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 588 661 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.03% 2.29% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.11% 8.30% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 526 563 754
South East median annual salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% -3.51% +3.64%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £20,325
90th Percentile £47,500 £41,000 £48,250
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 7,254 7,962 10,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.08% 27.62% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5,960 6,852 8,749
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -6 216 £30,000 - 27
Surrey +16 149 £26,000 - 9
Hampshire -32 141 £25,000 -3.85% 13
Berkshire +36 111 £32,750 +9.17% 11
Buckinghamshire -13 86 £27,000 -6.90% 8
West Sussex +24 55 £23,000 -29.23% 8
Oxfordshire -30 19 £25,250 -15.83% 8
Kent -4 16 £28,000 +14.29% 1
East Sussex -19 10 £33,250 +6.71% 4
Middlesex +1 1 £31,500 -8.70%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 588 (100.00%) Windows
2 395 (67.18%) Active Directory
3 382 (64.97%) Windows 10
4 342 (58.16%) Microsoft
5 235 (39.97%) Office 365
6 221 (37.59%) Windows Server
7 201 (34.18%) Microsoft Office
8 184 (31.29%) Windows 8
9 172 (29.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 164 (27.89%) ITIL
11 152 (25.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 113 (19.22%) VMware
13 108 (18.37%) SLA
13 108 (18.37%) Citrix
14 93 (15.82%) Problem-Solving
15 88 (14.97%) SQL
16 87 (14.80%) LAN
17 83 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
17 83 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 78 (13.27%) MS Exchange
19 71 (12.07%) Hyper-V
20 69 (11.73%) WAN
21 67 (11.39%) TCP/IP
22 66 (11.22%) MCSE
23 60 (10.20%) SCCM
24 57 (9.69%) DNS
25 52 (8.84%) VoIP
26 51 (8.67%) DHCP
27 50 (8.50%) Wi-Fi
28 49 (8.33%) Legal

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 78 (13.27%) MS Exchange
2 49 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (7.99%) SharePoint
4 31 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (3.91%) IIS
6 18 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (2.38%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.17%) Apache
12 1 (0.17%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.17%) SAS
12 1 (0.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 201 (34.18%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.51%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 235 (39.97%) Office 365
2 41 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (2.38%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.51%) G Suite
4 3 (0.51%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (14.80%) LAN
2 69 (11.73%) WAN
3 67 (11.39%) TCP/IP
4 57 (9.69%) DNS
5 52 (8.84%) VoIP
6 51 (8.67%) DHCP
7 50 (8.50%) Wi-Fi
8 49 (8.33%) Firewall
9 41 (6.97%) VPN
10 39 (6.63%) Internet
11 21 (3.57%) WLAN
12 19 (3.23%) Wireless
13 18 (3.06%) SAN
14 17 (2.89%) Intranet
15 15 (2.55%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (2.21%) VLAN
17 11 (1.87%) NAS
17 11 (1.87%) Skype
18 5 (0.85%) MPLS
19 4 (0.68%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.68%) MySQL
7 3 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.34%) Power BI
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.17%) EDMS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.87%) Chocolatey
2 11 (1.87%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.87%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (0.85%) MSI
4 4 (0.68%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.17%) FrontPage
General
1 49 (8.33%) Legal
2 34 (5.78%) Finance
3 27 (4.59%) Law
4 22 (3.74%) Back Office
5 15 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.21%) Retail
7 7 (1.19%) Marketing
8 5 (0.85%) Automotive
8 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.68%) Billing
9 4 (0.68%) Electronics
9 4 (0.68%) Local Government
10 2 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Games
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 216 (36.73%) Analyst
2 151 (25.68%) IT Support
3 133 (22.62%) Support Engineer
4 115 (19.56%) Support Analyst
5 90 (15.31%) Service Analyst
6 88 (14.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 86 (14.63%) IT Engineer
8 75 (12.76%) IT Analyst
9 66 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support
10 57 (9.69%) IT Support Engineer
11 52 (8.84%) 1st Line Support
11 52 (8.84%) IT Support Analyst
12 42 (7.14%) Technical Support
13 40 (6.80%) Desktop Support
14 38 (6.46%) Help Desk Analyst
15 37 (6.29%) Administrator
15 37 (6.29%) IT Technician
16 33 (5.61%) Support Technician
17 30 (5.10%) Help Desk Support
17 30 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.23%) .NET
2 11 (1.87%) JSON
2 11 (1.87%) X-Windows
3 9 (1.53%) Web Services
4 6 (1.02%) WCF
5 4 (0.68%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.51%) HTML
6 3 (0.51%) XML
7 2 (0.34%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.34%) CSS
8 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
2 36 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 21 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.72%) Smartphone
6 15 (2.55%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 14 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.04%) iPhone
8 12 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.87%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.53%) Clustering
10 9 (1.53%) EPoS
10 9 (1.53%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.53%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.19%) Replication
13 6 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 588 (100.00%) Windows
2 382 (64.97%) Windows 10
3 221 (37.59%) Windows Server
4 184 (31.29%) Windows 8
5 172 (29.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 152 (25.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (6.97%) Linux
8 29 (4.93%) Windows XP
9 22 (3.74%) Android
9 22 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.87%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.36%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.36%) Unix
12 8 (1.36%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.85%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.68%) AIX
15 2 (0.34%) Debian
15 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (27.89%) ITIL
2 93 (15.82%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 28 (4.76%) ITSM
5 26 (4.42%) Incident Management
6 21 (3.57%) Information Security
6 21 (3.57%) Ticket Management
7 19 (3.23%) Migration
8 18 (3.06%) ITIL V3
9 16 (2.72%) High Availability
9 16 (2.72%) Software Deployment
10 14 (2.38%) Configuration Management
10 14 (2.38%) Service Management
11 13 (2.21%) Customer Requirements
11 13 (2.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (2.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (2.04%) SDLC
12 12 (2.04%) Service Delivery
13 11 (1.87%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (1.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (14.97%) SQL
2 42 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.40%) C#
4 14 (2.38%) VBScript
5 13 (2.21%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.21%) VB
6 4 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.17%) Delphi
7 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 83 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (11.22%) MCSE
3 48 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 43 (7.31%) SC Cleared
5 34 (5.78%) MCP
6 23 (3.91%) A+ Certification
7 21 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (3.06%) Degree
9 14 (2.38%) MCSA
10 13 (2.21%) DV Cleared
10 13 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.70%) CCNA
11 10 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.70%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.68%) MCITP
14 3 (0.51%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 2 (0.34%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (18.37%) SLA
2 13 (2.21%) GDPR
3 6 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.34%) QA
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 395 (67.18%) Active Directory
2 83 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 38 (6.46%) XenApp
5 30 (5.10%) XenDesktop
6 11 (1.87%) LXC
7 10 (1.70%) VirtualBox
8 8 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.02%) Terminal Server
9 6 (1.02%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.02%) vSphere
10 5 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.68%) Firmware
11 4 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 60 (10.20%) SCCM
2 18 (3.06%) WSUS
3 15 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (1.70%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.51%) SCOM
11 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.17%) IBM BigFix
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.17%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 1 (0.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 342 (58.16%) Microsoft
2 113 (19.22%) VMware
3 108 (18.37%) Citrix
4 33 (5.61%) Apple
5 32 (5.44%) HP
6 21 (3.57%) Cisco
6 21 (3.57%) Sony
7 18 (3.06%) Symantec
8 17 (2.89%) ServiceNow
9 15 (2.55%) Dell
9 15 (2.55%) iManage
10 13 (2.21%) LexisNexis
11 11 (1.87%) IBM
12 8 (1.36%) Avaya
12 8 (1.36%) Veeam
13 7 (1.19%) Remedy
13 7 (1.19%) SAP
13 7 (1.19%) Sophos
14 6 (1.02%) Intel
14 6 (1.02%) Oracle