Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > South West
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 144 130
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 220 217 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.24% 2.12% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.44% 8.11% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 191 206 220
South West median annual salary £31,500 £31,205 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +20.02% -5.45%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £46,275
England median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

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 2,606 2,675 2,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.50% 26.15% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,146 2,100 2,237
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,875 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +27 67 £33,250 +62.20% 6
Wiltshire -45 59 £34,000 -32.00% 8
Bristol +33 43 £27,250 +4.81% 10
Dorset -3 28 £33,500 -2.90% 11
Somerset -10 11 £29,250 -10.00% 2
Devon +2 7 £32,000 +60.00% 6
Cornwall +20 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 220 (100.00%) Windows
2 178 (80.91%) Windows 10
3 144 (65.45%) Active Directory
4 104 (47.27%) Microsoft
5 91 (41.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 87 (39.55%) Windows Server
7 82 (37.27%) VMware
8 80 (36.36%) Office 365
9 77 (35.00%) ITIL
10 76 (34.55%) Security Cleared
11 68 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 68 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 66 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
13 59 (26.82%) SCCM
14 55 (25.00%) Windows 8
14 55 (25.00%) Public Sector
15 50 (22.73%) LAN
15 50 (22.73%) Firewall
16 46 (20.91%) Linux
16 46 (20.91%) WAN
17 42 (19.09%) MS Exchange
18 41 (18.64%) Azure
19 40 (18.18%) Cisco
20 38 (17.27%) Wireless
21 34 (15.45%) TCP/IP
22 30 (13.64%) Apple
23 29 (13.18%) AWS
23 29 (13.18%) PowerShell
23 29 (13.18%) Exchange Server 2013
24 27 (12.27%) Citrix

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 42 (19.09%) MS Exchange
2 29 (13.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (12.27%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.45%) Confluence
5 11 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (4.09%) Skype for Business
7 8 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.36%) Tornado
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 66 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (7.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.45%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 80 (36.36%) Office 365
2 41 (18.64%) Azure
3 29 (13.18%) AWS
4 13 (5.91%) IBM Cloud
4 13 (5.91%) SoftLayer
5 9 (4.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.82%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.45%) G Suite
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.73%) Firewall
1 50 (22.73%) LAN
2 46 (20.91%) WAN
3 38 (17.27%) Wireless
4 34 (15.45%) TCP/IP
5 27 (12.27%) DNS
6 26 (11.82%) DHCP
7 20 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
8 16 (7.27%) Software-Defined Networking
8 16 (7.27%) VPN
9 12 (5.45%) Internet
9 12 (5.45%) IPsec
10 11 (5.00%) Skype
11 9 (4.09%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.27%) VLAN
13 3 (1.36%) Broadband
13 3 (1.36%) SAN
13 3 (1.36%) VoIP
14 2 (0.91%) NAS
14 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.36%) JIRA
1 14 (6.36%) MSI
2 12 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.82%) GCC
5 3 (1.36%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.91%) GitLab
6 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.91%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.45%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.45%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 55 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 13 (5.91%) Military
3 12 (5.45%) Aerospace
3 12 (5.45%) Electronics
4 10 (4.55%) Finance
5 5 (2.27%) Legal
5 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.82%) Marketing
6 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.36%) Law
8 2 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (33.18%) Support Engineer
2 31 (14.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 28 (12.73%) IT Engineer
4 27 (12.27%) IT Support
5 22 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (9.09%) Analyst
6 20 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 19 (8.64%) IT Support Engineer
8 18 (8.18%) Architect
8 18 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (7.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 17 (7.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
13 11 (5.00%) Applications Support
13 11 (5.00%) Desktop Support
14 10 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.45%) Management Information System
2 22 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 17 (7.73%) Mobile Computing
4 16 (7.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.45%) Fat Client
6 12 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (5.45%) Thin Client
7 9 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.09%) Robotics
8 8 (3.64%) Smartphone
9 7 (3.18%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.73%) Blackberry
11 5 (2.27%) iPad
12 4 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.91%) CMDB
13 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.91%) iPhone
13 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 220 (100.00%) Windows
2 178 (80.91%) Windows 10
3 91 (41.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (39.55%) Windows Server
5 68 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 46 (20.91%) Linux
8 9 (4.09%) CentOS
9 6 (2.73%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.27%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.82%) Android
12 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.45%) Unix
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (35.00%) ITIL
2 26 (11.82%) PRINCE2
3 25 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (9.55%) Information Security
4 21 (9.55%) Migration
4 21 (9.55%) Service Management
5 17 (7.73%) Antivirus Management
5 17 (7.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 17 (7.73%) Project Management
6 16 (7.27%) Data Protection
6 16 (7.27%) Security Monitoring
6 16 (7.27%) TOGAF
7 15 (6.82%) ArchiMate
7 15 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (6.82%) ITSM
7 15 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (6.36%) Application Packaging
8 14 (6.36%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.18%) PowerShell
2 19 (8.64%) C
3 14 (6.36%) Python
4 12 (5.45%) SQL
5 9 (4.09%) Java
6 4 (1.82%) VBScript
7 3 (1.36%) C#
8 2 (0.91%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.91%) C++
8 2 (0.91%) Delphi
8 2 (0.91%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 22 (10.00%) Degree
4 16 (7.27%) TOGAF Certification
5 14 (6.36%) DV Cleared
5 14 (6.36%) MCSA
5 14 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (4.55%) ISEB
6 10 (4.55%) ISTQB
6 10 (4.55%) MCSE
7 9 (4.09%) CEH
7 9 (4.09%) HNC
7 9 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.82%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.36%) CCNA
10 2 (0.91%) MCP
10 2 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.09%) SLA
2 9 (4.09%) IEC 61131
3 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 144 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 68 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 19 (8.64%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.73%) XenApp
7 5 (2.27%) vSphere
8 4 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.91%) Firmware
10 2 (0.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 59 (26.82%) SCCM
2 25 (11.36%) SCOM
3 16 (7.27%) vRealize
4 6 (2.73%) vCenter Server
5 5 (2.27%) Ansible
5 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 82 (37.27%) VMware
3 40 (18.18%) Cisco
4 30 (13.64%) Apple
5 27 (12.27%) Citrix
6 17 (7.73%) AVG
7 14 (6.36%) Meraki
8 12 (5.45%) Atlassian
9 11 (5.00%) Veeam
10 7 (3.18%) Google
11 5 (2.27%) SAP
12 4 (1.82%) Canon
12 4 (1.82%) HP
12 4 (1.82%) Progress
12 4 (1.82%) Snow
13 3 (1.36%) Dell
13 3 (1.36%) EMC
13 3 (1.36%) Juniper
13 3 (1.36%) Oracle
13 3 (1.36%) Symantec