Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 214 148
Rank change year-on-year +73 -66 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 248 129 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.32% 1.27% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.31% 5.35% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 186 106 222
South West median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% - +14.58%
10th Percentile £20,500 £18,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
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 2,984 2,409 3,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.89% 23.68% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,347 2,087 2,739
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £23,770 £23,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,450
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.24% +4.59%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +21 76 £25,000 -9.09% 9
Wiltshire +26 74 £32,500 +13.04% 4
Dorset -32 22 £26,500 -7.02% 2
Somerset +29 19 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Devon +26 18 £21,250 -9.57%
Gloucestershire +22 13 £23,000 +21.05% 2
Cornwall -16 3 £29,250 - 2
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 248 (100.00%) Windows
2 143 (57.66%) Active Directory
3 128 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 113 (45.56%) ITIL
5 103 (41.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 100 (40.32%) Windows 10
7 89 (35.89%) Microsoft Office
8 79 (31.85%) Windows Server
9 75 (30.24%) Security Cleared
10 71 (28.63%) Office 365
11 67 (27.02%) SCCM
12 60 (24.19%) VMware
13 57 (22.98%) Windows 8
14 55 (22.18%) PowerShell
15 48 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 48 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 47 (18.95%) MSI
16 47 (18.95%) SC Cleared
16 47 (18.95%) Application Packaging
17 43 (17.34%) Service Management
18 41 (16.53%) DV Cleared
19 39 (15.73%) SLA
20 36 (14.52%) Finance
21 33 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
22 31 (12.50%) Firewall
22 31 (12.50%) WAN
23 29 (11.69%) TCP/IP
23 29 (11.69%) MS Exchange
23 29 (11.69%) Mentoring
24 28 (11.29%) ITIL V3

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 29 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.26%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.23%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.81%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 89 (35.89%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Elite 3E
1 6 (2.42%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 71 (28.63%) Office 365
2 15 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.42%) SaaS
5 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.81%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.40%) IaaS
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) PaaS
8 1 (0.40%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.50%) Firewall
1 31 (12.50%) WAN
2 29 (11.69%) TCP/IP
3 26 (10.48%) LAN
4 22 (8.87%) Wireless
5 21 (8.47%) DNS
6 19 (7.66%) DHCP
7 18 (7.26%) VoIP
8 16 (6.45%) SAN
8 16 (6.45%) VLAN
9 12 (4.84%) VPN
10 11 (4.44%) Internet
11 9 (3.63%) NAS
12 8 (3.23%) Skype
13 6 (2.42%) IPsec
14 5 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (2.02%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (2.02%) Software-Defined Networking
14 5 (2.02%) Unified Communications
14 5 (2.02%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.42%) MySQL
3 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (18.95%) MSI
2 3 (1.21%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.81%) GCC
4 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 36 (14.52%) Finance
2 22 (8.87%) Law
3 20 (8.06%) Legal
4 7 (2.82%) Publishing
5 6 (2.42%) Marketing
6 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (22.98%) Analyst
2 49 (19.76%) Desktop Support
2 49 (19.76%) Support Engineer
3 40 (16.13%) Service Desk Analyst
4 37 (14.92%) Service Analyst
5 36 (14.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 27 (10.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (10.89%) IT Engineer
7 24 (9.68%) Applications Engineer
8 23 (9.27%) IT Support
9 22 (8.87%) Applications Packager
10 20 (8.06%) Support Analyst
11 15 (6.05%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (6.05%) IT Technician
11 15 (6.05%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (6.05%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (5.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 12 (4.84%) Service Desk Engineer
14 11 (4.44%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (4.44%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.02%) LAMP
1 5 (2.02%) Web Services
2 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.87%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.05%) iPhone
4 13 (5.24%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.02%) Clustering
7 5 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.02%) iPad
8 4 (1.61%) CCTV
9 2 (0.81%) CMDB
9 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 248 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (41.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (40.32%) Windows 10
4 79 (31.85%) Windows Server
5 57 (22.98%) Windows 8
6 48 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (7.66%) Linux
9 12 (4.84%) Windows XP
10 9 (3.63%) Android
11 7 (2.82%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.42%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (45.56%) ITIL
2 47 (18.95%) Application Packaging
3 43 (17.34%) Service Management
4 29 (11.69%) Mentoring
5 28 (11.29%) ITIL V3
5 28 (11.29%) Service Delivery
6 23 (9.27%) ITSM
7 22 (8.87%) Compatibility Testing
7 22 (8.87%) Customer Engagement
7 22 (8.87%) Software Distribution
7 22 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (6.45%) Service Desk Management
10 15 (6.05%) Ticket Management
11 10 (4.03%) Application Virtualisation
11 10 (4.03%) Project Management
12 9 (3.63%) Data Protection
12 9 (3.63%) Security Monitoring
13 8 (3.23%) Validation
14 7 (2.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.18%) PowerShell
2 27 (10.89%) SQL
3 8 (3.23%) VBScript
4 6 (2.42%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (0.40%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.40%) C
6 1 (0.40%) C++
6 1 (0.40%) Delphi
6 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (30.24%) Security Cleared
2 47 (18.95%) SC Cleared
3 41 (16.53%) DV Cleared
4 27 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (4.44%) MCDST
7 10 (4.03%) MCP
8 8 (3.23%) MCITP
9 7 (2.82%) Degree
9 7 (2.82%) MCTS
10 6 (2.42%) MCSE
11 5 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (2.02%) DBS Check
11 5 (2.02%) ISTQB
11 5 (2.02%) MCSA
11 5 (2.02%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.81%) CCNA
12 2 (0.81%) CCNP
12 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.73%) SLA
2 6 (2.42%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 143 (57.66%) Active Directory
2 48 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 33 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (2.82%) XenApp
6 5 (2.02%) vSphere
7 2 (0.81%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) Firmware
8 1 (0.40%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 67 (27.02%) SCCM
2 11 (4.44%) WSUS
3 5 (2.02%) SCOM
3 5 (2.02%) vRealize
4 2 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.40%) Puppet
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 128 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 60 (24.19%) VMware
3 26 (10.48%) Cisco
4 25 (10.08%) Citrix
5 19 (7.66%) Apple
6 9 (3.63%) HP
7 8 (3.23%) Symantec
8 7 (2.82%) NetApp
8 7 (2.82%) Sophos
9 6 (2.42%) iManage
9 6 (2.42%) Intapp
9 6 (2.42%) Oracle
10 5 (2.02%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.61%) Mitel
11 4 (1.61%) Remedy
12 3 (1.21%) Avaya
12 3 (1.21%) EMC
12 3 (1.21%) Juniper
12 3 (1.21%) McAfee
12 3 (1.21%) SAP