Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 143 164
Rank change year-on-year -24 +21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 52 231 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 2.31% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.70% 8.96% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 42 216 171
Median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.79% +1.82%
10th Percentile £17,875 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £38,625 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 1,106 2,577 2,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.09% 25.77% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 917 2,118 2,243
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in the South West over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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 +27 17 £27,500 +5.77%
Gloucestershire +13 15 £25,250 -25.74% 6
Dorset +34 11 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Wiltshire -2 4 £34,250 +22.32%
Devon +18 2 £51,500 +134.09%
Somerset +4 2 £31,000 +6.90% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 35 (67.31%) Windows 10
4 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 30 (57.69%) Microsoft Office
6 28 (53.85%) Office 365
7 23 (44.23%) Windows Server
8 21 (40.38%) VMware
9 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
10 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (30.77%) LAN
12 15 (28.85%) Citrix
12 15 (28.85%) Firewall
12 15 (28.85%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (26.92%) WAN
13 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
13 14 (26.92%) SQL
14 12 (23.08%) DNS
15 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2016
15 11 (21.15%) SCCM
16 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
16 10 (19.23%) VPN
16 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
17 9 (17.31%) Veeam
17 9 (17.31%) Self-Motivation
17 9 (17.31%) DHCP
17 9 (17.31%) Cisco
17 9 (17.31%) ITIL

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 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (57.69%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 28 (53.85%) Office 365
2 6 (11.54%) Azure
3 1 (1.92%) AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) LAN
2 15 (28.85%) Firewall
3 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 14 (26.92%) WAN
4 12 (23.08%) DNS
5 10 (19.23%) VPN
6 9 (17.31%) DHCP
7 7 (13.46%) SAN
8 5 (9.62%) VLAN
8 5 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (9.62%) WLAN
9 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 4 (7.69%) NetScaler
10 3 (5.77%) NAS
10 3 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (5.77%) VoIP
11 2 (3.85%) Wireless
12 1 (1.92%) ATM
12 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket Server
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) IT Support
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (67.31%) Windows 10
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server
4 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
8 9 (17.31%) Linux
9 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
10 5 (9.62%) Android
10 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (7.69%) HPUX
11 4 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (7.69%) Solaris
11 4 (7.69%) Unix
12 2 (3.85%) CentOS
12 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) Service Desk Management
5 5 (9.62%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Change Management
6 4 (7.69%) Project Delivery
7 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineering
8 1 (1.92%) ArchiMate
8 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.92%) Change Control
8 1 (1.92%) Network Management
8 1 (1.92%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.46%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) MCSA
3 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) HND
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.46%) vSphere
4 6 (11.54%) XenApp
5 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (5.77%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (5.77%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 15 (28.85%) Citrix
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 9 (17.31%) Veeam
5 5 (9.62%) Dell
5 5 (9.62%) HP
5 5 (9.62%) Intapp
5 5 (9.62%) McAfee
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (5.77%) Sage
8 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.85%) Meraki
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.92%) Asigra
9 1 (1.92%) Qualys
9 1 (1.92%) Samsung
9 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.92%) Ubiquiti