Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 184 117
Rank change year-on-year +79 -67 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 314 168 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.09% 1.63% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.51% 6.76% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 241 153 284
South West median annual salary £26,000 £25,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -8.93% +12.00%
10th Percentile £19,500 £19,000 £19,575
90th Percentile £50,000 £38,450 £43,375
England median annual salary £30,000 £29,097 £29,750
% change year-on-year +3.11% -2.20% -0.83%

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 2,728 2,484 3,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.81% 24.14% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,177 2,146 3,103
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Bristol +64 119 £30,000 +15.38% 13
Wiltshire +13 60 £32,750 -2.67% 5
Somerset +27 47 £25,000 +11.11% 6
Gloucestershire +36 36 £23,000 +12.20% 8
Dorset -43 16 £26,500 -7.02% 6
Devon +28 15 £22,000 -5.38% 4
Cornwall -26 4 £21,000 -14.29% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 West region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 314 (100.00%) Windows
2 184 (58.60%) Active Directory
3 181 (57.64%) Microsoft
4 161 (51.27%) Windows 10
5 143 (45.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 138 (43.95%) Windows Server
7 121 (38.54%) Microsoft Office
8 104 (33.12%) Office 365
9 102 (32.48%) ITIL
10 101 (32.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 93 (29.62%) VMware
12 92 (29.30%) Windows 8
13 65 (20.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 61 (19.43%) SQL Server
15 52 (16.56%) SQL
16 49 (15.61%) MS Exchange
17 48 (15.29%) Firewall
18 46 (14.65%) Law
19 45 (14.33%) Legal
19 45 (14.33%) Security Cleared
20 44 (14.01%) SLA
21 43 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
21 43 (13.69%) TCP/IP
21 43 (13.69%) Apple
22 39 (12.42%) SCCM
23 37 (11.78%) Skype for Business
23 37 (11.78%) Cisco
24 36 (11.46%) Citrix
24 36 (11.46%) Finance
25 34 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013

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 49 (15.61%) MS Exchange
2 37 (11.78%) Skype for Business
3 34 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (10.19%) SharePoint
5 27 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (5.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.59%) IIS
7 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.64%) Confluence
8 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 121 (38.54%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (5.73%) Elite 3E
2 17 (5.41%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 104 (33.12%) Office 365
2 16 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (1.59%) SoftLayer
4 4 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.29%) Firewall
2 43 (13.69%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.19%) Wireless
4 31 (9.87%) Skype
5 29 (9.24%) DHCP
5 29 (9.24%) DNS
6 28 (8.92%) WAN
7 25 (7.96%) LAN
8 23 (7.32%) VLAN
9 21 (6.69%) SAN
10 18 (5.73%) VPN
11 12 (3.82%) Internet
11 12 (3.82%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (3.50%) VoIP
13 8 (2.55%) NAS
14 5 (1.59%) IPsec
14 5 (1.59%) WLAN
15 4 (1.27%) Ethernet
15 4 (1.27%) IP Telephony
15 4 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.87%) MySQL
3 8 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.27%) MS Access
7 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.32%) DB2
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (10.19%) MSI
2 5 (1.59%) InstallShield
3 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 46 (14.65%) Law
2 45 (14.33%) Legal
3 36 (11.46%) Finance
4 6 (1.91%) Advertising
4 6 (1.91%) Retail
5 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.27%) Marketing
7 3 (0.96%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 89 (28.34%) Analyst
2 71 (22.61%) Support Engineer
3 66 (21.02%) IT Support
4 56 (17.83%) Support Analyst
5 54 (17.20%) Desktop Support
6 47 (14.97%) IT Engineer
7 37 (11.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 35 (11.15%) IT Support Engineer
9 32 (10.19%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (8.92%) Service Analyst
11 25 (7.96%) IT Analyst
11 25 (7.96%) IT Support Analyst
12 23 (7.32%) IT Technician
13 21 (6.69%) Desktop Analyst
13 21 (6.69%) Desktop Engineer
13 21 (6.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 19 (6.05%) Applications Support
15 18 (5.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 18 (5.73%) Applications Engineer
15 18 (5.73%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.87%) .NET
1 9 (2.87%) ASP.NET
1 9 (2.87%) CSS
1 9 (2.87%) HTML
2 8 (2.55%) LAMP
2 8 (2.55%) Web Services
3 5 (1.59%) HTML5
3 5 (1.59%) WinForms
4 4 (1.27%) Ajax
4 4 (1.27%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 4 (1.27%) jQuery
5 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.01%) Blackberry
2 21 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.10%) iPhone
4 12 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.50%) Driving Licence
6 10 (3.18%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (1.59%) SCADA
9 4 (1.27%) CCTV
9 4 (1.27%) Clustering
10 3 (0.96%) Cyberattack
10 3 (0.96%) iPad
10 3 (0.96%) Replication
11 2 (0.64%) RSA SecurID
12 1 (0.32%) CMDB
12 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 314 (100.00%) Windows
2 161 (51.27%) Windows 10
3 143 (45.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 138 (43.95%) Windows Server
5 101 (32.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (29.30%) Windows 8
7 32 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (7.64%) Mac OS X
9 23 (7.32%) Linux
10 17 (5.41%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.55%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.91%) Unix
13 5 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (1.27%) Android
15 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.64%) CentOS
16 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (32.48%) ITIL
2 32 (10.19%) Application Packaging
3 28 (8.92%) Mentoring
4 25 (7.96%) Service Delivery
4 25 (7.96%) Service Management
5 20 (6.37%) ITIL V3
5 20 (6.37%) Service Desk Management
6 19 (6.05%) ITSM
7 18 (5.73%) Ticket Management
8 16 (5.10%) Time Management
9 15 (4.78%) Performance Management
10 13 (4.14%) Information Security
11 12 (3.82%) Migration
12 11 (3.50%) Compatibility Testing
12 11 (3.50%) Customer Engagement
12 11 (3.50%) Software Distribution
12 11 (3.50%) Technical Analysis
12 11 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (2.87%) Patch Management
13 9 (2.87%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.56%) SQL
2 33 (10.51%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.41%) VBScript
4 15 (4.78%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.87%) C#
5 9 (2.87%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.23%) C
7 6 (1.91%) PHP
8 5 (1.59%) Java
8 5 (1.59%) VB
9 4 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (14.33%) Security Cleared
2 43 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (6.69%) SC Cleared
4 20 (6.37%) Degree
5 18 (5.73%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.87%) MCP
7 8 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.55%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.55%) MCDST
7 8 (2.55%) MCSA
8 7 (2.23%) MCITP
8 7 (2.23%) MCTS
9 5 (1.59%) CCNA
9 5 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.59%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.96%) MCSE
11 2 (0.64%) CCNP
12 1 (0.32%) CCA
12 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.32%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.01%) SLA
2 8 (2.55%) QA
3 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 184 (58.60%) Active Directory
2 65 (20.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 28 (8.92%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.23%) vSphere
6 6 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.59%) XenServer
8 4 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.27%) XenApp
9 1 (0.32%) pfSense
9 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.32%) Xen
9 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (12.42%) SCCM
2 19 (6.05%) WSUS
3 4 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.96%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.96%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.32%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 181 (57.64%) Microsoft
2 93 (29.62%) VMware
3 43 (13.69%) Apple
4 37 (11.78%) Cisco
5 36 (11.46%) Citrix
6 21 (6.69%) Veeam
7 20 (6.37%) iManage
8 15 (4.78%) Intapp
9 6 (1.91%) Avaya
9 6 (1.91%) NetApp
9 6 (1.91%) Oracle
9 6 (1.91%) Symantec
10 5 (1.59%) AVG
10 5 (1.59%) Dell
10 5 (1.59%) HP
10 5 (1.59%) Meraki
10 5 (1.59%) Remedy
11 4 (1.27%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.27%) Sophos
12 3 (0.96%) Red Hat