The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 57 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.60% 0.55% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.32% 2.14% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 11
Median salary £22,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 123 140 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 21.93% 25.88% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 102 99 134
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Watford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Watford.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) Wireless
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (24.14%) Office 365
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.69%) Network Management
9 6 (20.69%) Google
9 6 (20.69%) Internet
9 6 (20.69%) LAN
9 6 (20.69%) C
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) Legal
10 5 (17.24%) SOLIDWORKS
10 5 (17.24%) Sage
10 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
10 5 (17.24%) C#
10 5 (17.24%) C++
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) VB
10 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
10 5 (17.24%) .NET

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (17.24%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Sage 200
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) Wireless
3 6 (20.69%) Internet
3 6 (20.69%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Legal
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Help Desk Support
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Help Desk Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Help Desk Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) IT Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) IT Support
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Support Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (20.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Trainee Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Trainee Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Network Management
2 5 (17.24%) CRM
2 5 (17.24%) Logistics
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.90%) Data Security
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) VB
2 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (17.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 5 (17.24%) Dell
3 5 (17.24%) Sage
3 5 (17.24%) SonicWALL
3 5 (17.24%) Symantec
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco