Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 138 146
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -55
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 707 843 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.30% 2.39% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.37% 8.45% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 626 749 856
South East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -1.79% +1.82%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,450 £20,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -

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 8451 9981 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.46% 28.36% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7284 8544 10516
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +13 256 £30,000 - 9
Hampshire +13 208 £26,000 -16.13% 9
Surrey -31 154 £26,500 +1.92% 6
Buckinghamshire +43 131 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Berkshire -23 73 £30,000 +1.28% 2
Oxfordshire -14 53 £30,000 -3.23% 5
Kent +14 38 £25,000 -9.09% 1
West Sussex -49 27 £35,000 +45.83%
Middlesex +22 12 £37,500 +36.36%
East Sussex -9 11 £30,000 -3.23% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 707 (100.00%) Windows
2 493 (69.73%) Active Directory
3 432 (61.10%) Microsoft
4 417 (58.98%) Windows 10
5 341 (48.23%) Windows Server
6 306 (43.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 301 (42.57%) Microsoft Office
8 276 (39.04%) Windows 8
9 258 (36.49%) Office 365
9 258 (36.49%) MS Exchange
10 239 (33.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 226 (31.97%) VMware
12 211 (29.84%) ITIL
13 155 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 151 (21.36%) Hyper-V
15 137 (19.38%) Citrix
16 136 (19.24%) Exchange Server 2010
17 128 (18.10%) DNS
18 127 (17.96%) Firewall
19 111 (15.70%) LAN
20 109 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
21 108 (15.28%) SQL Server
22 107 (15.13%) SQL
23 104 (14.71%) SLA
23 104 (14.71%) DHCP
24 101 (14.29%) SCCM
25 100 (14.14%) WAN
26 96 (13.58%) TCP/IP
27 93 (13.15%) VPN
28 89 (12.59%) 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
1 258 (36.49%) MS Exchange
2 136 (19.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 85 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 74 (10.47%) SharePoint
5 32 (4.53%) IIS
6 30 (4.24%) Skype for Business
7 27 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.27%) IBM Notes
14 8 (1.13%) Moodle
15 5 (0.71%) SAS
16 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 301 (42.57%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.99%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.85%) Acrobat
5 6 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.85%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.28%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 258 (36.49%) Office 365
2 82 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (1.98%) IaaS
5 14 (1.98%) PaaS
6 8 (1.13%) Dropbox
7 5 (0.71%) G Suite
8 4 (0.57%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.42%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.28%) SaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (18.10%) DNS
2 127 (17.96%) Firewall
3 111 (15.70%) LAN
4 104 (14.71%) DHCP
5 100 (14.14%) WAN
6 96 (13.58%) TCP/IP
7 93 (13.15%) VPN
8 61 (8.63%) VLAN
9 47 (6.65%) VoIP
10 45 (6.36%) Wireless
11 41 (5.80%) SAN
12 33 (4.67%) Remote Desktop
12 33 (4.67%) Skype
13 30 (4.24%) Internet
14 29 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (1.70%) Intranet
16 11 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (1.56%) IP Telephony
17 10 (1.41%) iSCSI
18 9 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (1.41%) MySQL
7 9 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.28%) MSI
3 2 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 73 (10.33%) Finance
2 47 (6.65%) Legal
3 26 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.25%) Retail
5 18 (2.55%) Marketing
6 17 (2.40%) Back Office
7 15 (2.12%) Law
8 14 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.41%) Publishing
10 8 (1.13%) Billing
11 7 (0.99%) Automotive
12 6 (0.85%) Electronics
13 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.57%) Games
15 3 (0.42%) Advertising
16 2 (0.28%) Banking
16 2 (0.28%) Military
16 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 222 (31.40%) Analyst
2 187 (26.45%) Support Engineer
3 165 (23.34%) IT Support
4 117 (16.55%) IT Engineer
5 116 (16.41%) Service Analyst
6 115 (16.27%) Service Desk Analyst
7 91 (12.87%) Support Analyst
8 89 (12.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 83 (11.74%) IT Support Engineer
10 80 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 59 (8.35%) Desktop Support
12 57 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 54 (7.64%) 1st Line Support
14 51 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
15 47 (6.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 47 (6.65%) IT Analyst
16 43 (6.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
17 42 (5.94%) Help Desk Support
18 39 (5.52%) IT Technician
19 38 (5.37%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.12%) .NET
2 10 (1.41%) WCF
3 5 (0.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (0.71%) XML
4 3 (0.42%) PRADO
4 3 (0.42%) Web Services
5 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (0.28%) CSS
5 2 (0.28%) HTML
5 2 (0.28%) jQuery
5 2 (0.28%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.28%) WSH
6 1 (0.14%) COM
6 1 (0.14%) JSON
6 1 (0.14%) MAPI
6 1 (0.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.23%) Driving Licence
2 34 (4.81%) iPhone
3 26 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.83%) Blackberry
6 14 (1.98%) Clustering
6 14 (1.98%) Fat Client
6 14 (1.98%) iPad
6 14 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 7 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 7 (0.99%) Virtual Team
8 6 (0.85%) Fintech
9 4 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.57%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.57%) User Experience
9 4 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.42%) EPoS
10 3 (0.42%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 707 (100.00%) Windows
2 417 (58.98%) Windows 10
3 341 (48.23%) Windows Server
4 306 (43.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 276 (39.04%) Windows 8
6 239 (33.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (11.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (7.07%) Linux
9 46 (6.51%) Windows XP
10 38 (5.37%) Apple iOS
11 35 (4.95%) Android
12 33 (4.67%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.27%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.13%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.13%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.99%) Unix
16 6 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.71%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (29.84%) ITIL
2 52 (7.36%) Service Delivery
3 42 (5.94%) Service Management
4 34 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (3.82%) Problem Management
6 25 (3.54%) Line Management
7 20 (2.83%) Customer Requirements
8 18 (2.55%) CRM
8 18 (2.55%) Presales
9 17 (2.40%) Mentoring
9 17 (2.40%) Software Deployment
10 16 (2.26%) Coaching
10 16 (2.26%) ITIL V3
10 16 (2.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (2.26%) Ticket Management
10 16 (2.26%) Time Management
11 15 (2.12%) Patch Management
12 14 (1.98%) Change Control
13 13 (1.84%) Project Management
14 12 (1.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (15.13%) SQL
2 59 (8.35%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.84%) C#
4 10 (1.41%) C
4 10 (1.41%) VBScript
5 8 (1.13%) Bash Shell
6 7 (0.99%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.85%) Java
8 5 (0.71%) Python
9 4 (0.57%) Tcl
10 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.28%) Perl
12 1 (0.14%) C++
12 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (9.48%) Security Cleared
3 66 (9.34%) MCP
3 66 (9.34%) SC Cleared
4 61 (8.63%) MCSE
5 41 (5.80%) MCSA
6 35 (4.95%) MCITP
7 34 (4.81%) Degree
8 33 (4.67%) DV Cleared
9 32 (4.53%) MCTS
10 29 (4.10%) MCDST
11 28 (3.96%) CCNA
11 28 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.41%) A+ Certification
13 8 (1.13%) DBS Check
13 8 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
15 5 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (0.57%) CCA
16 4 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (14.71%) SLA
2 3 (0.42%) QA
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 493 (69.73%) Active Directory
2 155 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (21.36%) Hyper-V
4 50 (7.07%) XenApp
5 39 (5.52%) VirtualBox
5 39 (5.52%) XenDesktop
6 38 (5.37%) vSphere
7 24 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.69%) Terminal Services
9 15 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.85%) KVM
11 6 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.85%) NFS
11 6 (0.85%) oVirt
11 6 (0.85%) pfSense
11 6 (0.85%) Samba
12 5 (0.71%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.71%) Firmware
13 4 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 101 (14.29%) SCCM
2 23 (3.25%) Backup Exec
3 21 (2.97%) WSUS
4 16 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (1.70%) SCOM
6 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (0.85%) Bacula
7 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.71%) SmoothWall
9 4 (0.57%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.42%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.28%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.28%) Nagios
11 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.14%) SAP Afaria
12 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 432 (61.10%) Microsoft
2 226 (31.97%) VMware
3 137 (19.38%) Citrix
4 89 (12.59%) Cisco
5 49 (6.93%) Apple
6 42 (5.94%) HP
7 26 (3.68%) Avaya
7 26 (3.68%) Sophos
8 24 (3.39%) Veeam
9 23 (3.25%) Dell
10 21 (2.97%) Symantec
11 14 (1.98%) Adobe
12 12 (1.70%) Mitel
12 12 (1.70%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.56%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (1.56%) Oracle
13 11 (1.56%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.27%) Lotus
15 8 (1.13%) NetApp
15 8 (1.13%) SAP