Period
to 20 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 159 151
Rank change year-on-year +40 -8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 684 590 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.71% 2.04% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.60% 8.14% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 522 528 563
South East median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% -1.79%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £41,000
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 6,450 7,250 7,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.57% 25.08% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5,328 5,957 6,863
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,380 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

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 20 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +46 198 £26,500 +6.00% 36
Thames Valley +15 188 £30,500 +1.67% 57
Surrey +41 167 £28,000 +7.69% 32
Buckinghamshire +13 90 £31,500 +16.67% 14
Berkshire -6 74 £29,000 -11.45% 29
West Sussex +14 64 £42,500 +84.78% 8
Kent +29 58 £22,500 -19.64% 4
Oxfordshire +35 24 £30,500 +20.79% 14
East Sussex +4 6 £42,500 +27.82% 2
Middlesex -5 2 £32,500 +3.17%
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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.

1 684 (100.00%) Windows
2 440 (64.33%) Windows 10
3 407 (59.50%) Active Directory
4 368 (53.80%) Microsoft
5 292 (42.69%) Office 365
6 269 (39.33%) ITIL
7 227 (33.19%) Windows Server
8 203 (29.68%) Microsoft Office
9 198 (28.95%) Citrix
10 156 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 139 (20.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 137 (20.03%) SLA
13 130 (19.01%) VMware
14 127 (18.57%) Windows 8
15 119 (17.40%) Management Information System
16 110 (16.08%) Information Security
17 108 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 104 (15.20%) MS Exchange
19 103 (15.06%) SQL
20 101 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
21 99 (14.47%) TCP/IP
22 95 (13.89%) Azure
23 94 (13.74%) Information Security Management
23 94 (13.74%) Security Management
24 93 (13.60%) Hyper-V
25 89 (13.01%) ISMS
26 88 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
27 79 (11.55%) DNS
28 78 (11.40%) Ticket Management
29 70 (10.23%) DHCP

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
1 104 (15.20%) MS Exchange
2 47 (6.87%) SharePoint
3 40 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (5.41%) Skype for Business
5 11 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (1.61%) IIS
5 11 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.58%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 203 (29.68%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (3.80%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Carpe Diem
1 6 (0.88%) Elite 3E
2 4 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.29%) assyst
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 292 (42.69%) Office 365
2 95 (13.89%) Azure
3 33 (4.82%) AWS
4 16 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.73%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.44%) G Suite
6 3 (0.44%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.44%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.29%) IaaS
7 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Flow
7 2 (0.29%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.15%) GCP
8 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (14.47%) TCP/IP
2 79 (11.55%) DNS
3 70 (10.23%) DHCP
4 61 (8.92%) Firewall
5 59 (8.63%) LAN
6 57 (8.33%) WAN
7 42 (6.14%) Skype
7 42 (6.14%) VPN
8 39 (5.70%) VoIP
9 37 (5.41%) Internet
10 26 (3.80%) Broadband
11 24 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (1.75%) Wireless
14 11 (1.61%) H.323
14 11 (1.61%) IP Telephony
14 11 (1.61%) ISDN
15 10 (1.46%) SAN
15 10 (1.46%) VLAN
16 9 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.90%) Relational Database
2 13 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.29%) Redis
7 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.15%) Power BI
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (3.22%) MSI
2 21 (3.07%) AdminStudio
2 21 (3.07%) InstallShield
3 17 (2.49%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (1.17%) JIRA
7 7 (1.02%) Subversion
8 4 (0.58%) Chocolatey
9 1 (0.15%) AutoIt
9 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (7.02%) Law
2 44 (6.43%) Legal
3 43 (6.29%) Finance
4 22 (3.22%) Retail
5 16 (2.34%) Public Sector
6 15 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.17%) Banking
8 6 (0.88%) Back Office
8 6 (0.88%) Billing
8 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.58%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Automotive
11 2 (0.29%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Marketing
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 237 (34.65%) Analyst
2 174 (25.44%) Support Engineer
3 161 (23.54%) IT Support
4 130 (19.01%) Service Analyst
5 129 (18.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 109 (15.94%) IT Engineer
7 107 (15.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 86 (12.57%) Support Analyst
9 82 (11.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 76 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 75 (10.96%) IT Analyst
11 75 (10.96%) IT Support Engineer
12 64 (9.36%) Desktop Support
13 54 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
14 39 (5.70%) Desktop Engineer
15 35 (5.12%) 1st Line Support
15 35 (5.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 33 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 33 (4.82%) Team Leader
17 32 (4.68%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.19%) .NET
2 11 (1.61%) JSON
2 11 (1.61%) X-Windows
3 2 (0.29%) jQuery
3 2 (0.29%) LDAP
3 2 (0.29%) React
3 2 (0.29%) VCL
4 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.15%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 119 (17.40%) Management Information System
2 33 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (3.95%) Driving Licence
4 23 (3.36%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.36%) Smartphone
5 20 (2.92%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.61%) CMDB
7 11 (1.61%) iPhone
7 11 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.32%) EPoS
8 9 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.17%) EFT
9 8 (1.17%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.17%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.02%) NHS
10 7 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.58%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.58%) FMCG
12 3 (0.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 684 (100.00%) Windows
2 440 (64.33%) Windows 10
3 227 (33.19%) Windows Server
4 156 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (20.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 127 (18.57%) Windows 8
7 68 (9.94%) Linux
8 37 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 27 (3.95%) Android
10 26 (3.80%) Unix
11 23 (3.36%) Apple iOS
12 19 (2.78%) Windows 2000
13 15 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (2.05%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.88%) CentOS
15 6 (0.88%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (39.33%) ITIL
2 110 (16.08%) Information Security
3 94 (13.74%) Information Security Management
3 94 (13.74%) Security Management
4 89 (13.01%) ISMS
5 88 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
6 78 (11.40%) Ticket Management
7 51 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 51 (7.46%) Mobile Device Management
8 43 (6.29%) Mentoring
9 41 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (3.95%) Asset Management
11 26 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (3.65%) Incident Management
13 23 (3.36%) Proactive Monitoring
14 21 (3.07%) Application Discovery
15 20 (2.92%) ITSM
15 20 (2.92%) Service Management
16 19 (2.78%) Business Continuity
16 19 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (15.06%) SQL
2 51 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 23 (3.36%) C#
4 15 (2.19%) T-SQL
5 12 (1.75%) Shell Script
6 8 (1.17%) Python
7 3 (0.44%) C
8 2 (0.29%) Delphi
8 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.29%) VB
8 2 (0.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 101 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (9.80%) MCSE
3 53 (7.75%) Security Cleared
4 35 (5.12%) Degree
5 26 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (3.65%) DV Cleared
7 23 (3.36%) MCP
8 20 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (2.78%) CCNA
10 16 (2.34%) A+ Certification
11 15 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 13 (1.90%) MCSA
13 10 (1.46%) MCDST
14 9 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.17%) MCITP
16 7 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
17 6 (0.88%) DBS Check
18 5 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
19 4 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 4 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (20.03%) SLA
2 18 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) GxP
5 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 407 (59.50%) Active Directory
2 108 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (13.60%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (1.90%) VirtualBox
6 12 (1.75%) XenApp
6 12 (1.75%) XenDesktop
7 11 (1.61%) LXC
8 9 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.02%) VMware Server
10 5 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.29%) vSphere
13 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 69 (10.09%) SCCM
2 31 (4.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (1.46%) DameWare
4 7 (1.02%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.88%) WSUS
6 4 (0.58%) ZENworks
7 3 (0.44%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.29%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.29%) SCOM
8 2 (0.29%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.15%) Ansible
9 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 368 (53.80%) Microsoft
2 198 (28.95%) Citrix
3 130 (19.01%) VMware
4 66 (9.65%) HP
5 61 (8.92%) Cisco
6 44 (6.43%) Sony
7 35 (5.12%) Dell
8 26 (3.80%) Apple
9 23 (3.36%) Avaya
10 22 (3.22%) ServiceNow
11 20 (2.92%) NetApp
11 20 (2.92%) Oracle
12 19 (2.78%) Nimble Storage
13 13 (1.90%) MobileIron
13 13 (1.90%) SonicWALL
14 12 (1.75%) Intel
15 11 (1.61%) IBM
15 11 (1.61%) Mitel
15 11 (1.61%) Veeam
16 9 (1.32%) Borland