Period
to 26 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 473 218 224
Rank change year-on-year -255 +6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 49 13 77
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.19% 0.24% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 1.15% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 57
10th Percentile £26,050 £27,000 £23,000
25th Percentile £29,750 £27,563 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £46,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -30.11% -15.45% +4.76%
75th Percentile £43,375 £47,250 £91,250
90th Percentile £49,000 " £93,750
UK median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +22.03% -1.67%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4,292 1,130 1,463
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.47% 20.78% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,442 1,016 1,293
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% -12.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,125 £87,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Windows 7
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Windows 7 trend for jobs with a WFH option

Windows 7
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Windows 7.

Windows 7 salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Windows 7
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Windows 7 over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Windows 7 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, Windows 7 job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Windows 7.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Windows 10
3 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
3 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
4 23 (46.94%) Windows Server
5 22 (44.90%) Microsoft 365
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (32.65%) SQL
8 15 (30.61%) Social Skills
9 14 (28.57%) Azure
10 13 (26.53%) Windows 8
10 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.45%) ITIL
12 11 (22.45%) DNS
12 11 (22.45%) Retail
13 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
13 10 (20.41%) DHCP
13 10 (20.41%) Documentation Skills
13 10 (20.41%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (20.41%) ServiceNow
14 9 (18.37%) Line Management
14 9 (18.37%) AirWatch
14 9 (18.37%) SCCM
14 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Intune
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.37%) HP
14 9 (18.37%) Dell
14 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 6 (12.24%) CMS
1 6 (12.24%) nginx
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (12.24%) InDesign
2 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Shopify
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (2.04%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (28.57%) Azure
3 6 (12.24%) Cloudflare
3 6 (12.24%) GitHub
4 4 (8.16%) AWS
4 4 (8.16%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.04%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
2 10 (20.41%) DHCP
3 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.20%) VPN
5 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
5 3 (6.12%) SMTP
5 3 (6.12%) SNMP
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) VoIP
6 2 (4.08%) WAN
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.04%) SAN
7 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.20%) Redis
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) MS Access
4 1 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Cactus
2 6 (12.24%) gulp
2 6 (12.24%) webpack
3 5 (10.20%) Moq
3 5 (10.20%) NUnit
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 15 (30.61%) Social Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Retail
3 10 (20.41%) Documentation Skills
4 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (16.33%) Organisational Skills
5 6 (12.24%) Marketing
6 3 (6.12%) Finance
7 2 (4.08%) German Language
8 1 (2.04%) Advertising
8 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Technical Support
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Desktop Support
4 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) IT Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.20%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) CSS
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) Ajax
2 6 (12.24%) jQuery
2 6 (12.24%) JSON
2 6 (12.24%) Laravel
2 6 (12.24%) Node.js
2 6 (12.24%) PHP-FPM
2 6 (12.24%) Sass
2 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (12.24%) XML
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.20%) COM
3 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (6.12%) LDAP
4 3 (6.12%) OAuth
4 3 (6.12%) OpenID
5 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) Blog
3 5 (10.20%) Wiki
4 4 (8.16%) Virtual Team
5 3 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.04%) BYOD
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) iPhone
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Windows 10
3 23 (46.94%) Windows Server
4 13 (26.53%) Windows 8
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (4.08%) Android
8 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) Line Management
4 8 (16.33%) Application Packaging
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.29%) Web Development
6 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
6 6 (12.24%) OOP
6 6 (12.24%) SEO
7 5 (10.20%) Clean Code
7 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Time Management
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
9 3 (6.12%) Due Diligence
9 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) PHP
2 6 (12.24%) Python
3 5 (10.20%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) MCDST
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.20%) Docker
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) AirWatch
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Intune
1 9 (18.37%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 3 (6.12%) SafeCom
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) ServiceNow
3 9 (18.37%) Apple
3 9 (18.37%) Dell
3 9 (18.37%) HP
3 9 (18.37%) Symantec
4 8 (16.33%) Toshiba
4 8 (16.33%) VMware
5 6 (12.24%) Adobe
5 6 (12.24%) Google
6 4 (8.16%) Sophos
7 3 (6.12%) Equitrac
8 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) McAfee
8 1 (2.04%) Polycom
8 1 (2.04%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) Sage