Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 144 150
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 209 244 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.03% 2.39% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.81% 9.21% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 198 211 228
South West median annual salary £30,500 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.96% -1.82% +7.84%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £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 2,675 2,649 2,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.95% 25.97% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,111 2,222 2,495
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Wiltshire +25 104 £50,000 +66.67% 13
Bristol -45 32 £25,250 -23.48% 8
Dorset -21 22 £35,000 +79.49% 3
Somerset +21 21 £32,500 +32.65% 4
Gloucestershire -8 15 £20,250 -11.96% 8
Devon +19 7 £20,000 -9.09% 1
Cornwall -1 3 £37,500 +60.43% 1
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 118 (56.46%) Microsoft
4 114 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 91 (43.54%) Security Cleared
6 77 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (36.84%) ITIL
7 75 (35.89%) SCCM
8 73 (34.93%) PowerShell
9 72 (34.45%) Windows Server
10 71 (33.97%) DV Cleared
11 68 (32.54%) SC Cleared
12 62 (29.67%) VMware
13 56 (26.79%) Microsoft Office
13 56 (26.79%) MS Exchange
14 55 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 50 (23.92%) Service Management
16 48 (22.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 46 (22.01%) Linux
18 43 (20.57%) Office 365
19 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
20 39 (18.66%) Firewall
21 38 (18.18%) Cisco
22 37 (17.70%) Citrix
23 36 (17.22%) Windows 8
24 34 (16.27%) MSI
25 32 (15.31%) Application Packaging
25 32 (15.31%) Blackberry
25 32 (15.31%) Microsoft App-V
26 29 (13.88%) Mentoring

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 56 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (6.22%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (4.31%) Skype for Business
5 8 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.91%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.96%) GroupWise
Applications
1 56 (26.79%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (12.44%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.91%) Acrobat
3 4 (1.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) CATIA
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.96%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP R/3
1 2 (0.96%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.57%) Office 365
2 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.96%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.48%) G Suite
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.66%) Firewall
2 27 (12.92%) Unified Communications
3 26 (12.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (12.44%) LAN
3 26 (12.44%) Software-Defined Networking
3 26 (12.44%) TCP/IP
4 23 (11.00%) DNS
4 23 (11.00%) WAN
5 20 (9.57%) DHCP
6 10 (4.78%) Internet
6 10 (4.78%) Skype
7 9 (4.31%) VoIP
7 9 (4.31%) VPN
8 7 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.44%) IPsec
9 3 (1.44%) NAS
9 3 (1.44%) WLAN
10 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.96%) Wireless
11 1 (0.48%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.91%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (16.27%) MSI
2 5 (2.39%) GCC
General
1 13 (6.22%) Finance
2 10 (4.78%) Electronics
3 9 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.39%) Publishing
4 5 (2.39%) Retail
5 4 (1.91%) Legal
5 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.44%) Law
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 2 (0.96%) Back Office
7 2 (0.96%) Billing
7 2 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (17.70%) Analyst
2 33 (15.79%) IT Support
2 33 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 26 (12.44%) Applications Packager
3 26 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (11.00%) Architect
5 22 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (10.53%) Lead Architect
5 22 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 22 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (10.05%) Support Analyst
7 18 (8.61%) Desktop Support
7 18 (8.61%) IT Analyst
7 18 (8.61%) IT Engineer
8 16 (7.66%) IT Support Analyst
8 16 (7.66%) Service Desk Analyst
9 15 (7.18%) Service Analyst
10 14 (6.70%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (5.74%) Administrator
11 12 (5.74%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.31%) Blackberry
2 26 (12.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (7.18%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (6.70%) Driving Licence
5 11 (5.26%) iPad
6 10 (4.78%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.83%) Fat Client
8 8 (3.83%) Thin Client
9 6 (2.87%) iPhone
10 2 (0.96%) AS400
10 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.96%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.96%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) Clustering
11 1 (0.48%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 77 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (34.45%) Windows Server
5 55 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (22.01%) Linux
7 36 (17.22%) Windows 8
8 13 (6.22%) Android
8 13 (6.22%) Windows XP
9 11 (5.26%) Apple iOS
10 7 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (36.84%) ITIL
2 50 (23.92%) Service Management
3 32 (15.31%) Application Packaging
4 29 (13.88%) Mentoring
5 28 (13.40%) Mobile Device Management
6 27 (12.92%) Compatibility Testing
6 27 (12.92%) Customer Engagement
6 27 (12.92%) Project Management
6 27 (12.92%) Software Distribution
6 27 (12.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (12.44%) ArchiMate
7 26 (12.44%) Data Protection
7 26 (12.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 26 (12.44%) PRINCE2
7 26 (12.44%) Security Monitoring
7 26 (12.44%) Technical Architecture
7 26 (12.44%) TOGAF
8 22 (10.53%) MODAF
8 22 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (34.93%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.74%) C
2 12 (5.74%) VB
3 10 (4.78%) C++
4 8 (3.83%) Python
5 7 (3.35%) SQL
6 4 (1.91%) Java
7 2 (0.96%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 91 (43.54%) Security Cleared
2 71 (33.97%) DV Cleared
3 68 (32.54%) SC Cleared
4 26 (12.44%) TOGAF Certification
5 17 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (6.70%) Degree
7 11 (5.26%) MCP
8 8 (3.83%) HNC
8 8 (3.83%) MCDST
9 7 (3.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.87%) MCITP
11 5 (2.39%) MCSE
11 5 (2.39%) MCTS
12 3 (1.44%) CCNA
12 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.96%) MCSA
14 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.48%) CCNP
14 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.66%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 121 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 48 (22.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (15.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 26 (12.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 17 (8.13%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.83%) XenApp
7 2 (0.96%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.96%) Firmware
7 2 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 75 (35.89%) SCCM
2 26 (12.44%) SCOM
2 26 (12.44%) vRealize
3 5 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.39%) WSUS
4 4 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 118 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 62 (29.67%) VMware
3 38 (18.18%) Cisco
4 37 (17.70%) Citrix
5 13 (6.22%) Apple
5 13 (6.22%) McAfee
6 12 (5.74%) Mitel
7 11 (5.26%) HP
8 8 (3.83%) Remedy
8 8 (3.83%) Symantec
9 7 (3.35%) NetApp
10 5 (2.39%) Canon
10 5 (2.39%) Dell KACE
11 4 (1.91%) Adobe
11 4 (1.91%) Lotus
11 4 (1.91%) SAP
12 3 (1.44%) Sophos
13 2 (0.96%) Autodesk
13 2 (0.96%) CA
13 2 (0.96%) iManage