Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 136 135
Rank change year-on-year -22 -1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 618 704 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.08% 2.41% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.29% 8.53% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 526 555 848
South East median annual salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% -5.17% +7.41%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,000 £48,750
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 7,457 8,250 11,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.11% 28.21% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,100 7,065 9,663
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,975 £23,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -11 238 £32,500 +3.17% 26
Hampshire -3 159 £23,000 -16.36% 11
Surrey -22 130 £26,000 +4.00% 12
Berkshire +14 110 £35,000 -7.89% 16
Buckinghamshire -12 100 £28,500 +14.00% 5
West Sussex +34 62 £23,000 -26.40% 3
Oxfordshire -12 28 £29,000 -17.14% 5
Kent -9 20 £23,500 -9.62% 4
East Sussex -24 7 £40,000 +28.37% 1
Middlesex +4 2 £34,500 +25.45%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 618 (100.00%) Windows
2 410 (66.34%) Active Directory
3 388 (62.78%) Windows 10
4 362 (58.58%) Microsoft
5 239 (38.67%) Office 365
6 234 (37.86%) Windows Server
7 227 (36.73%) Microsoft Office
8 204 (33.01%) ITIL
9 191 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 190 (30.74%) Windows 8
11 175 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 138 (22.33%) VMware
13 128 (20.71%) Citrix
14 112 (18.12%) SLA
15 105 (16.99%) MS Exchange
15 105 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 95 (15.37%) SQL
17 89 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
18 88 (14.24%) LAN
19 77 (12.46%) Hyper-V
20 75 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
21 73 (11.81%) Firewall
22 72 (11.65%) WAN
23 70 (11.33%) Legal
24 66 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
25 58 (9.39%) TCP/IP
26 57 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 55 (8.90%) SCCM
28 54 (8.74%) Finance
29 50 (8.09%) 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
1 105 (16.99%) MS Exchange
2 66 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (7.61%) SharePoint
4 38 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (2.91%) IIS
6 15 (2.43%) Skype for Business
7 14 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.16%) Apache
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.16%) Site Server
Applications
1 227 (36.73%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.65%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.32%) CATIA
6 2 (0.32%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.32%) Windchill
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.16%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 239 (38.67%) Office 365
2 39 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.62%) Mimecast
5 8 (1.29%) G Suite
6 7 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.32%) SaaS
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (14.24%) LAN
2 73 (11.81%) Firewall
3 72 (11.65%) WAN
4 58 (9.39%) TCP/IP
5 47 (7.61%) DNS
6 45 (7.28%) VoIP
7 44 (7.12%) Internet
8 43 (6.96%) DHCP
8 43 (6.96%) VPN
9 37 (5.99%) Wireless
10 35 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
11 27 (4.37%) Remote Desktop
12 26 (4.21%) SAN
13 20 (3.24%) VLAN
14 19 (3.07%) Intranet
15 15 (2.43%) NAS
16 11 (1.78%) IP Telephony
16 11 (1.78%) Skype
17 10 (1.62%) MPLS
17 10 (1.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (0.97%) MySQL
4 5 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.32%) Power BI
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.16%) EDMS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.81%) Chocolatey
2 5 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (0.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.16%) FrontPage
4 1 (0.16%) MSI
General
1 70 (11.33%) Legal
2 54 (8.74%) Finance
3 40 (6.47%) Law
4 35 (5.66%) Back Office
5 15 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.78%) Retail
7 9 (1.46%) Marketing
8 8 (1.29%) Publishing
9 7 (1.13%) Billing
10 6 (0.97%) Automotive
10 6 (0.97%) Electronics
11 4 (0.65%) Local Government
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Front Office
12 2 (0.32%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 219 (35.44%) Analyst
2 149 (24.11%) IT Support
3 127 (20.55%) Support Engineer
4 103 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 102 (16.50%) Support Analyst
6 101 (16.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 98 (15.86%) IT Engineer
8 94 (15.21%) IT Analyst
9 60 (9.71%) IT Support Engineer
10 56 (9.06%) IT Support Analyst
11 47 (7.61%) 1st Line Support
12 45 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 44 (7.12%) 2nd Line Support
14 40 (6.47%) Desktop Support
15 38 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
16 37 (5.99%) Administrator
17 34 (5.50%) Help Desk Analyst
18 30 (4.85%) Field Engineer
19 29 (4.69%) IT Technician
19 29 (4.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.10%) .NET
1 13 (2.10%) Web Services
2 8 (1.29%) WCF
3 5 (0.81%) JSON
3 5 (0.81%) X-Windows
4 4 (0.65%) HTML
5 2 (0.32%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.32%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.32%) XML
6 1 (0.16%) COM
6 1 (0.16%) CSS
6 1 (0.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.34%) Management Information System
1 33 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (3.56%) Blackberry
3 20 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.91%) Smartphone
5 16 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 15 (2.43%) Clustering
7 12 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (1.78%) Fat Client
8 11 (1.78%) iPhone
8 11 (1.78%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.46%) Replication
10 8 (1.29%) EPoS
11 7 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.81%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.65%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 618 (100.00%) Windows
2 388 (62.78%) Windows 10
3 234 (37.86%) Windows Server
4 191 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 190 (30.74%) Windows 8
6 175 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (5.83%) Linux
8 30 (4.85%) Apple iOS
9 29 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (4.05%) Windows XP
11 21 (3.40%) Android
12 13 (2.10%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.13%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.81%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.81%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.65%) AIX
15 4 (0.65%) Unix
16 2 (0.32%) Debian
16 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (33.01%) ITIL
2 89 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
3 57 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 34 (5.50%) Ticket Management
5 32 (5.18%) Service Management
6 26 (4.21%) Incident Management
7 22 (3.56%) ITIL V3
8 21 (3.40%) Information Security
9 20 (3.24%) Service Desk Management
10 15 (2.43%) ITSM
10 15 (2.43%) Service Delivery
11 14 (2.27%) Time Management
12 13 (2.10%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (1.94%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (1.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (1.78%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (1.78%) Mobile Device Management
15 10 (1.62%) IT Strategy
15 10 (1.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (15.37%) SQL
2 30 (4.85%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.59%) C#
4 12 (1.94%) T-SQL
5 10 (1.62%) VB
6 9 (1.46%) VBScript
7 5 (0.81%) C
8 4 (0.65%) Delphi
9 3 (0.49%) PHP
10 2 (0.32%) Java
10 2 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (7.93%) MCSE
3 39 (6.31%) MCP
4 38 (6.15%) Security Cleared
5 35 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (3.88%) A+ Certification
7 24 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (3.24%) Degree
9 14 (2.27%) CCNA
9 14 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (2.27%) MCSA
10 13 (2.10%) Network+ Certification
11 12 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (1.94%) MCITP
12 9 (1.46%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (0.49%) CISSP
15 2 (0.32%) CompTIA Security+
15 2 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (18.12%) SLA
2 19 (3.07%) GDPR
3 8 (1.29%) QA
4 6 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 410 (66.34%) Active Directory
2 105 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (12.46%) Hyper-V
4 44 (7.12%) XenApp
5 38 (6.15%) XenDesktop
6 13 (2.10%) VirtualBox
7 11 (1.78%) vSphere
8 8 (1.29%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.97%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.81%) LXC
11 5 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.49%) Firmware
14 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (8.90%) SCCM
2 16 (2.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 14 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 14 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (2.10%) WSUS
5 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (0.97%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.32%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.32%) SCOM
9 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.16%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 1 (0.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 362 (58.58%) Microsoft
2 138 (22.33%) VMware
3 128 (20.71%) Citrix
4 50 (8.09%) Cisco
5 37 (5.99%) HP
6 35 (5.66%) Apple
7 20 (3.24%) Sony
8 19 (3.07%) iManage
9 16 (2.59%) Symantec
10 15 (2.43%) LexisNexis
11 14 (2.27%) ServiceNow
12 13 (2.10%) Dell
12 13 (2.10%) SolarWinds
13 12 (1.94%) Capita
14 11 (1.78%) SAP
15 10 (1.62%) Google
15 10 (1.62%) Veeam
16 9 (1.46%) Avaya
16 9 (1.46%) IBM
17 8 (1.29%) Oracle