Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 169 149
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 197 187 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.90% 1.81% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.12% 6.98% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 172 145 224
South West median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% - +19.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £18,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £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 2,765 2,678 2,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.62% 25.96% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,180 2,269 2,515
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +19 94 £39,500 +31.67% 11
Bristol -35 38 £26,500 -18.46% 3
Dorset -27 18 £29,500 +51.28% 4
Somerset +27 14 £32,500 +13.04% 7
Devon +28 12 £21,000 -40.00%
Gloucestershire +7 10 £26,500 +39.47% 7
Cornwall +2 3 £37,500 +60.43%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (64.97%) Active Directory
3 104 (52.79%) Microsoft
4 93 (47.21%) Windows 10
5 84 (42.64%) Security Cleared
6 82 (41.62%) ITIL
7 75 (38.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (35.53%) SCCM
9 68 (34.52%) Windows Server
10 63 (31.98%) PowerShell
11 61 (30.96%) VMware
12 60 (30.46%) SC Cleared
13 59 (29.95%) DV Cleared
14 57 (28.93%) Microsoft Office
15 51 (25.89%) Office 365
16 48 (24.37%) Service Management
17 47 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
18 46 (23.35%) MS Exchange
19 44 (22.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 38 (19.29%) Citrix
21 36 (18.27%) Cisco
22 34 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (16.75%) Firewall
23 33 (16.75%) Linux
24 30 (15.23%) MSI
24 30 (15.23%) Microsoft App-V
24 30 (15.23%) Application Packaging
25 29 (14.72%) Windows 8
26 27 (13.71%) Blackberry
26 27 (13.71%) TCP/IP

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 46 (23.35%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (4.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.05%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.03%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.51%) Confluence
9 1 (0.51%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 57 (28.93%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.03%) Acrobat
4 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.51%) CATIA
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.51%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 51 (25.89%) Office 365
2 34 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.52%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.02%) SaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.51%) G Suite
6 1 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.75%) Firewall
2 27 (13.71%) TCP/IP
3 26 (13.20%) WAN
4 25 (12.69%) LAN
5 23 (11.68%) DNS
6 21 (10.66%) Unified Communications
7 20 (10.15%) DHCP
7 20 (10.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 20 (10.15%) Software-Defined Networking
8 18 (9.14%) VoIP
9 12 (6.09%) Internet
10 8 (4.06%) VPN
11 7 (3.55%) Skype
11 7 (3.55%) Wireless
12 6 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (2.03%) VLAN
14 3 (1.52%) SAN
15 2 (1.02%) ADSL
15 2 (1.02%) MPLS
15 2 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.51%) Big Data
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (15.23%) MSI
2 5 (2.54%) GCC
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 18 (9.14%) Finance
2 8 (4.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.55%) Publishing
4 3 (1.52%) Electronics
4 3 (1.52%) Law
5 2 (1.02%) Advertising
5 2 (1.02%) Billing
5 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (23.35%) Support Engineer
2 34 (17.26%) Analyst
3 31 (15.74%) Desktop Support
4 26 (13.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 26 (13.20%) Desktop Engineer
5 24 (12.18%) IT Support
6 22 (11.17%) Applications Packager
6 22 (11.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (9.64%) IT Engineer
7 19 (9.64%) Service Analyst
8 17 (8.63%) Architect
8 17 (8.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 16 (8.12%) Lead Architect
9 16 (8.12%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.12%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (7.61%) Support Analyst
11 12 (6.09%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (6.09%) Service Desk Support
12 11 (5.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.71%) Blackberry
2 20 (10.15%) Hybrid Cloud
3 14 (7.11%) iPad
3 14 (7.11%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (6.60%) Driving Licence
5 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.57%) Fat Client
6 9 (4.57%) iPhone
6 9 (4.57%) Thin Client
7 7 (3.55%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.51%) AS400
10 1 (0.51%) Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) CMDB
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.51%) Replication
10 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 197 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (47.21%) Windows 10
3 75 (38.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (34.52%) Windows Server
5 47 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (16.75%) Linux
7 29 (14.72%) Windows 8
8 18 (9.14%) Android
9 14 (7.11%) Apple iOS
10 13 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (4.06%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (41.62%) ITIL
2 48 (24.37%) Service Management
3 30 (15.23%) Application Packaging
4 24 (12.18%) Service Delivery
5 22 (11.17%) Compatibility Testing
5 22 (11.17%) Customer Engagement
5 22 (11.17%) Mentoring
5 22 (11.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 22 (11.17%) Software Distribution
5 22 (11.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (10.66%) Project Management
6 21 (10.66%) TOGAF
7 20 (10.15%) ArchiMate
7 20 (10.15%) Data Protection
7 20 (10.15%) Enterprise Architecture
7 20 (10.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 20 (10.15%) PRINCE2
7 20 (10.15%) Security Monitoring
7 20 (10.15%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (8.12%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 63 (31.98%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.55%) SQL
3 6 (3.05%) Python
4 4 (2.03%) Java
5 3 (1.52%) C++
5 3 (1.52%) VB
6 2 (1.02%) Assembly Language
6 2 (1.02%) C
6 2 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 84 (42.64%) Security Cleared
2 60 (30.46%) SC Cleared
3 59 (29.95%) DV Cleared
4 21 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (10.15%) TOGAF Certification
6 15 (7.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (5.58%) MCDST
8 10 (5.08%) MCP
9 8 (4.06%) MCITP
10 7 (3.55%) MCSE
10 7 (3.55%) MCTS
11 5 (2.54%) Degree
12 3 (1.52%) CCNA
12 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.02%) CCNP
13 2 (1.02%) MCSA
14 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.51%) HNC
14 1 (0.51%) MOS
14 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 128 (64.97%) Active Directory
2 44 (22.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (15.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (10.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 17 (8.63%) Hyper-V
6 10 (5.08%) XenApp
7 3 (1.52%) vSphere
8 2 (1.02%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.02%) Firmware
8 2 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 70 (35.53%) SCCM
2 20 (10.15%) SCOM
2 20 (10.15%) vRealize
3 9 (4.57%) WSUS
4 5 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.51%) Ansible
7 1 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.51%) Nagios
7 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (52.79%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.96%) VMware
3 38 (19.29%) Citrix
4 36 (18.27%) Cisco
5 15 (7.61%) Apple
6 14 (7.11%) HP
6 14 (7.11%) Mitel
7 13 (6.60%) McAfee
8 8 (4.06%) NetApp
9 7 (3.55%) Symantec
10 5 (2.54%) Canon
10 5 (2.54%) Sophos
11 4 (2.03%) Adobe
11 4 (2.03%) Dell KACE
11 4 (2.03%) Lotus
12 3 (1.52%) ESET
12 3 (1.52%) SAP
12 3 (1.52%) Xerox
13 2 (1.02%) Avaya
13 2 (1.02%) Dell