Windows 7 Jobs

Microsoft Windows 7
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Windows 7 skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Windows 7 over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 608 622 752
Rank change year-on-year +14 +130 -254
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 311 310 580
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 2.05% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 254 207 514
10th Percentile £23,900 £21,870 £21,500
25th Percentile £25,750 £28,188 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £32,000 £29,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.47% -7.81%
75th Percentile £40,625 £37,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £55,675 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.55% -5.17%

All Operating Systems
UK

Windows 7 falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14,390 15,119 32,044
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.10% 16.35% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10,771 10,301 16,333
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the UK

Windows 7
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 7.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the UK

Windows 7
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the UK

Windows 7
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +37 300 £30,000 -6.25% 47
UK excluding London -32 263 £30,000 -4.76% 50
South East -38 101 £34,500 +9.52% 8
Work from Home +68 83 £30,500 -6.15% 11
Midlands -1 49 £26,500 +26.19% 5
London +81 47 £28,000 -18.84% 3
South West -27 42 £30,000 -14.29% 11
West Midlands +19 39 £26,500 +26.19% 5
North of England -9 32 £25,000 +19.05% 16
East of England -6 29 £33,000 -3.65% 4
Yorkshire +51 20 £29,500 +47.50% 8
North East -11 11 £24,500 +16.67% 1
East Midlands -22 10 £28,165 -1.18%
Scotland -63 7 £29,000 -10.77% 7
Wales +9 3 £27,500 -14.06%
North West -34 1 £250,000 +941.67% 7

Windows 7
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 106 (34.08%) Microsoft Exchange
2 34 (10.93%) SharePoint
3 25 (8.04%) Skype for Business
4 19 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.29%) Confluence
8 4 (1.29%) IIS
8 4 (1.29%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.32%) JOnAS
Applications
1 120 (38.59%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.64%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 187 (60.13%) Microsoft 365
2 36 (11.58%) Azure
3 10 (3.22%) AWS
4 8 (2.57%) GCP
5 6 (1.93%) IaaS
5 6 (1.93%) OneDrive
5 6 (1.93%) PaaS
5 6 (1.93%) SaaS
6 5 (1.61%) Entra ID
6 5 (1.61%) Google Workspace
6 5 (1.61%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.54%) DNS
2 35 (11.25%) LAN
3 33 (10.61%) Firewall
4 30 (9.65%) WAN
5 28 (9.00%) Skype
6 27 (8.68%) Wi-Fi
7 26 (8.36%) TCP/IP
8 25 (8.04%) Cisco IOS
8 25 (8.04%) Telepresence
9 19 (6.11%) SAN
9 19 (6.11%) VPN
10 18 (5.79%) DHCP
10 18 (5.79%) VoIP
10 18 (5.79%) Wireless
11 12 (3.86%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (2.25%) VLAN
12 7 (2.25%) WLAN
13 5 (1.61%) Internet
14 4 (1.29%) PSTN
15 3 (0.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.54%) MySQL
3 5 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.29%) Metabase
5 2 (0.64%) MS Access
6 1 (0.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.57%) AdminStudio
1 8 (2.57%) InstallShield
1 8 (2.57%) MSI
2 6 (1.93%) JIRA
3 4 (1.29%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 106 (34.08%) Social Skills
2 64 (20.58%) Finance
3 61 (19.61%) Organisational Skills
4 30 (9.65%) Telecoms
5 28 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (8.04%) Automotive
6 25 (8.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (4.82%) Retail
8 14 (4.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 13 (4.18%) Presentation Skills
10 10 (3.22%) Back Office
11 7 (2.25%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.61%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.29%) Advertising
13 4 (1.29%) Documentation Skills
14 3 (0.96%) Public Sector
15 2 (0.64%) Games
15 2 (0.64%) Law
15 2 (0.64%) Marketing
15 2 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (24.76%) Support Engineer
2 60 (19.29%) IT Support
3 44 (14.15%) Analyst
4 37 (11.90%) IT Engineer
5 31 (9.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 29 (9.32%) IT Support Engineer
7 26 (8.36%) 1st Line Support
8 25 (8.04%) Desktop Support
8 25 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (8.04%) IT Technician
9 24 (7.72%) Desktop Engineer
9 24 (7.72%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 23 (7.40%) Senior
11 21 (6.75%) Support Analyst
12 19 (6.11%) IT Analyst
13 18 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (5.79%) Administrator
13 18 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (5.47%) Support Technician
15 16 (5.14%) Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.76%) Driving Licence
2 30 (9.65%) Video Conferencing
3 27 (8.68%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.82%) Smartphone
5 12 (3.86%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.57%) Shadow IT
6 8 (2.57%) VAX
7 7 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.61%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.61%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.29%) Raspberry Pi
10 3 (0.96%) CCTV
11 2 (0.64%) Digital Signage
11 2 (0.64%) NHS
11 2 (0.64%) Replication
12 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 311 (100.00%) Windows
2 256 (82.32%) Windows 10
3 120 (38.59%) Windows Server
4 86 (27.65%) Windows 8
5 72 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (16.72%) Windows Server 2016
7 45 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (11.58%) Windows Server 2019
9 30 (9.65%) Linux
10 16 (5.14%) Apple iOS
11 14 (4.50%) Android
12 12 (3.86%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.29%) VMS
15 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.96%) Unix
16 2 (0.64%) OpenVMS
17 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (45.02%) ITIL
2 93 (29.90%) Problem-Solving
3 79 (25.40%) Customer Service
4 33 (10.61%) Service Management
5 28 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 27 (8.68%) Asset Management
7 26 (8.36%) Collaborative Working
7 26 (8.36%) Migration
8 25 (8.04%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (7.72%) Problem Management
10 23 (7.40%) Change Management
11 20 (6.43%) Service Delivery
12 18 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (5.79%) Roadmaps
13 17 (5.47%) Break/Fix
13 17 (5.47%) Data-Driven Decision Making
13 17 (5.47%) Decision-Making
14 15 (4.82%) Time Management
15 14 (4.50%) ITSM
15 14 (4.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.22%) SQL
2 49 (15.76%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.18%) VB
4 8 (2.57%) C#
5 2 (0.64%) Python
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.32%) Swift
6 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (24.76%) Degree
2 61 (19.61%) Security Cleared
3 30 (9.65%) SC Cleared
4 28 (9.00%) DV Cleared
5 25 (8.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 25 (8.04%) Master's Degree
5 25 (8.04%) MBA
6 19 (6.11%) DBS Check
7 17 (5.47%) HNC
8 9 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.29%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.96%) MCSE
11 1 (0.32%) MCP
11 1 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.22%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 182 (58.52%) Active Directory
2 102 (32.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (16.40%) Hyper-V
4 46 (14.79%) XenApp
5 38 (12.22%) VirtualBox
5 38 (12.22%) XenDesktop
6 13 (4.18%) vSphere
7 10 (3.22%) KVM
8 8 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.61%) Firmware
10 4 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (19.94%) SCCM
2 13 (4.18%) WSUS
3 12 (3.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (2.57%) EMC VPLEX
4 8 (2.57%) Nagios
5 6 (1.93%) NetCrunch
6 4 (1.29%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.96%) SCOM
8 2 (0.64%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 226 (72.67%) Microsoft
2 116 (37.30%) VMware
3 66 (21.22%) Citrix
4 44 (14.15%) Apple
5 37 (11.90%) Cisco
6 25 (8.04%) Polycom
7 19 (6.11%) Veeam
8 13 (4.18%) McAfee
8 13 (4.18%) ServiceNow
9 12 (3.86%) MobileIron
10 10 (3.22%) Palo Alto
11 9 (2.89%) EMC
11 9 (2.89%) HP
11 9 (2.89%) Symantec
12 8 (2.57%) Autodesk
12 8 (2.57%) Centreon
12 8 (2.57%) Sybase
13 7 (2.25%) Ivanti
13 7 (2.25%) Meraki
13 7 (2.25%) Red Hat