Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 137 199
Rank change year-on-year -34 +62 -50
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 156 251 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.60% 2.36% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.03% 8.48% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 137 189 110
South West median annual salary £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -7.27% -
10th Percentile £18,950 £20,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,587 2,961 2,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.53% 27.89% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,043 2,334 2,067
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,760 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the South West

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the South West.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the South West

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the South West over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the South West

Windows 7
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Bristol -9 50 £25,500 +2.00% 4
Wiltshire -33 37 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Gloucestershire +16 31 £26,500 +15.22% 3
Somerset -8 13 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Cornwall +41 10 £24,000 -17.95%
Dorset -10 9 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Devon -17 6 £23,000 +8.24% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 West region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (62.82%) Windows 10
3 87 (55.77%) Windows Server
4 84 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 77 (49.36%) Microsoft
6 55 (35.26%) Office 365
6 55 (35.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (32.05%) VMware
9 49 (31.41%) Windows 8
10 48 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
11 45 (28.85%) Firewall
12 43 (27.56%) ITIL
13 41 (26.28%) Cisco
14 39 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (24.36%) MS Exchange
16 34 (21.79%) Linux
17 33 (21.15%) TCP/IP
18 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (18.59%) SCCM
20 28 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
21 26 (16.67%) LAN
21 26 (16.67%) WAN
21 26 (16.67%) DHCP
21 26 (16.67%) Security Cleared
22 25 (16.03%) Amazon AWS
23 24 (15.38%) DNS
24 23 (14.74%) Virtual Desktop
25 22 (14.10%) Driving Licence
26 21 (13.46%) Software-Defined Networking

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 38 (24.36%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.85%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (10.26%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (3.85%) Acrobat
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.28%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (1.28%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Sage X3
2 3 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 55 (35.26%) Office 365
2 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (16.03%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.13%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (5.13%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 45 (28.85%) Firewall
2 33 (21.15%) TCP/IP
3 26 (16.67%) DHCP
3 26 (16.67%) LAN
3 26 (16.67%) WAN
4 24 (15.38%) DNS
5 21 (13.46%) Software-Defined Networking
6 16 (10.26%) VPN
7 13 (8.33%) Wireless
8 9 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (5.13%) Unified Communications
9 8 (5.13%) VoIP
10 7 (4.49%) ADSL
11 6 (3.85%) Internet
11 6 (3.85%) IPsec
11 6 (3.85%) Network Security
12 5 (3.21%) Ethernet
12 5 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (3.21%) NetScaler
13 4 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 16 (10.26%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Electronics
3 7 (4.49%) Marketing
4 6 (3.85%) Legal
4 6 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.21%) Military
6 4 (2.56%) Billing
7 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (42.31%) Support Engineer
2 39 (25.00%) IT Support
3 38 (24.36%) IT Engineer
4 30 (19.23%) IT Support Engineer
5 21 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (11.54%) Architect
6 18 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 15 (9.62%) Analyst
7 15 (9.62%) Desktop Support
8 12 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Help Desk Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (5.13%) Help Desk Support Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Senior Architect
11 8 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.92%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) Driving Licence
2 18 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (7.05%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (5.13%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.85%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.21%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.56%) Robotics
9 3 (1.92%) Clustering
10 1 (0.64%) CMDB
10 1 (0.64%) Handset
10 1 (0.64%) iPad
10 1 (0.64%) iPhone
10 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (62.82%) Windows 10
3 87 (55.77%) Windows Server
4 55 (35.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (31.41%) Windows 8
7 34 (21.79%) Linux
8 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.49%) Unix
11 2 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) ITIL
2 21 (13.46%) PRINCE2
2 21 (13.46%) Project Management
3 18 (11.54%) Data Protection
3 18 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
3 18 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (11.54%) TOGAF
4 16 (10.26%) ArchiMate
5 13 (8.33%) MODAF
6 12 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 11 (7.05%) Information Security
7 11 (7.05%) Migration
7 11 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (5.13%) Antivirus Management
9 8 (5.13%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.13%) Service Management
10 7 (4.49%) CRM
10 7 (4.49%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.33%) SQL
3 12 (7.69%) C
4 10 (6.41%) Java
5 5 (3.21%) Python
6 1 (0.64%) C++
6 1 (0.64%) Perl
6 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.26%) TOGAF Certification
4 13 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 13 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (7.69%) MCSA
6 11 (7.05%) A+ Certification
6 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.77%) MCITP
8 7 (4.49%) Degree
9 6 (3.85%) CCNA
9 6 (3.85%) CCNP
9 6 (3.85%) MCTS
9 6 (3.85%) Novell Certification
10 5 (3.21%) APMP
10 5 (3.21%) HNC
10 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.92%) MCP
11 3 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.82%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) IEC 61131
3 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 39 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.74%) Virtual Desktop
4 9 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.13%) vSphere
6 6 (3.85%) XenApp
7 4 (2.56%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.64%) UAG
9 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (18.59%) SCCM
2 18 (11.54%) SCOM
2 18 (11.54%) vRealize
3 6 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (49.36%) Microsoft
2 50 (32.05%) VMware
3 41 (26.28%) Cisco
4 19 (12.18%) Apple
5 15 (9.62%) Citrix
6 12 (7.69%) Meraki
7 11 (7.05%) Dell
7 11 (7.05%) HP
8 9 (5.77%) Veeam
9 8 (5.13%) AVG
10 7 (4.49%) Fortinet
10 7 (4.49%) WatchGuard
11 6 (3.85%) Adobe
11 6 (3.85%) Lotus
11 6 (3.85%) McAfee
11 6 (3.85%) Sage
11 6 (3.85%) Symantec
12 3 (1.92%) BMC
12 3 (1.92%) Remedy
12 3 (1.92%) Toshiba