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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 759 526 276
Rank change year-on-year -233 -250 -79
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 116 98 28
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.15% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% 1.43% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 109 83 22
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,750 £20,000
25th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,750 £32,500 £30,750
Median % change year-on-year -2.31% +5.69% +6.03%
75th Percentile £43,250 £42,500 £44,406
90th Percentile £54,615 £55,000 £55,763
UK median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.33% +7.50%

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 13,859 6,854 1,808
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.63% 18.42% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7,682 5,534 1,552
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £41,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 1 July 2022.

Windows 7 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, Windows 7 job roles required the following 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (86.21%) Windows 10
3 82 (70.69%) Microsoft
4 76 (65.52%) Active Directory
5 67 (57.76%) Microsoft 365
6 60 (51.72%) Windows Server
7 43 (37.07%) Azure
8 37 (31.90%) Cisco
9 33 (28.45%) SCCM
10 32 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (27.59%) Social Skills
11 30 (25.86%) TCP/IP
12 29 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
13 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (23.28%) WAN
15 26 (22.41%) VMware
16 24 (20.69%) MCSE
17 23 (19.83%) ITIL
18 21 (18.10%) SharePoint
19 20 (17.24%) Linux
20 19 (16.38%) Incident Management
20 19 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
21 18 (15.52%) Mimecast
21 18 (15.52%) MCSA
21 18 (15.52%) Finance
22 17 (14.66%) DNS
22 17 (14.66%) Azure Active Directory
22 17 (14.66%) Remote Desktop
22 17 (14.66%) Ticket Management
22 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012

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 21 (18.10%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.48%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.31%) IIS
4 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (0.86%) CaseMap
1 1 (0.86%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 67 (57.76%) Microsoft 365
2 43 (37.07%) Azure
3 18 (15.52%) Mimecast
4 17 (14.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (12.07%) OneDrive
6 12 (10.34%) SaaS
7 7 (6.03%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (4.31%) Rubrik
9 3 (2.59%) AWS
9 3 (2.59%) IaaS
9 3 (2.59%) PaaS
10 2 (1.72%) Azure LUIS
11 1 (0.86%) GCP
11 1 (0.86%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.86%) TCP/IP
2 27 (23.28%) WAN
3 17 (14.66%) DNS
3 17 (14.66%) Remote Desktop
4 16 (13.79%) DHCP
5 12 (10.34%) Firewall
6 11 (9.48%) LAN
7 10 (8.62%) VPN
8 6 (5.17%) SAN
9 5 (4.31%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.45%) WebEx
11 2 (1.72%) Internet
11 2 (1.72%) IPsec
11 2 (1.72%) MPLS
11 2 (1.72%) Softphone
11 2 (1.72%) SSL
12 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.86%) Intranet
12 1 (0.86%) VLAN
12 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.86%) DB2
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 32 (27.59%) Social Skills
2 18 (15.52%) Finance
3 8 (6.90%) Marketing
3 8 (6.90%) Retail
4 7 (6.03%) Legal
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.59%) German Language
6 3 (2.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
7 2 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.86%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Support Engineer
2 25 (21.55%) Analyst
3 18 (15.52%) 1st Line Support
4 15 (12.93%) Desktop Support
4 15 (12.93%) IT Engineer
4 15 (12.93%) IT Support
5 14 (12.07%) Service Desk Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) Support Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (10.34%) Service Analyst
7 12 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (9.48%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (9.48%) Service Desk Support
9 10 (8.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (8.62%) IT Analyst
10 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (6.03%) Storage and Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) CSS
1 2 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) COM
2 1 (0.86%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Public Cloud
2 9 (7.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) EPoS
5 3 (2.59%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (2.59%) HP Storage
5 3 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.59%) NHS
5 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.72%) Tandem
7 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.86%) Handset
7 1 (0.86%) Replication
7 1 (0.86%) Satnav
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (86.21%) Windows 10
3 60 (51.72%) Windows Server
4 32 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (17.24%) Linux
6 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (13.79%) Windows 8
8 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2016
9 11 (9.48%) Mac OS
9 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (7.76%) Unix
11 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.59%) Android
12 3 (2.59%) CentOS
13 2 (1.72%) Debian
13 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) ITIL
2 19 (16.38%) Incident Management
2 19 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (14.66%) Ticket Management
4 14 (12.07%) Problem Management
5 10 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (8.62%) Project Delivery
5 10 (8.62%) Service Management
6 7 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.03%) Converged Infrastructure
6 7 (6.03%) Storage Management
7 6 (5.17%) High Availability
7 6 (5.17%) Product Roadmap
7 6 (5.17%) Remediation Plan
7 6 (5.17%) Runbook
7 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.31%) ERP
8 5 (4.31%) ITSM
8 5 (4.31%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 13 (11.21%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.31%) C
4 3 (2.59%) Bash
5 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (20.69%) MCSE
3 18 (15.52%) MCSA
4 6 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.45%) MCITP
5 4 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.72%) CCDA
6 2 (1.72%) CCNA
6 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.72%) MOS
7 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) GDPR
1 14 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.90%) SLA
3 4 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (0.86%) PMO
System Software
1 76 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.17%) vSphere
6 5 (4.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.59%) BitLocker
7 3 (2.59%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.72%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (28.45%) SCCM
2 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (6.03%) Avamar
3 7 (6.03%) vRealize
4 5 (4.31%) WSUS
5 4 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.59%) NetCrunch
7 2 (1.72%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.72%) Control-M
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.72%) SCOM
7 2 (1.72%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 82 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 37 (31.90%) Cisco
3 26 (22.41%) VMware
4 16 (13.79%) ServiceNow
5 14 (12.07%) Forcepoint
6 13 (11.21%) Citrix
6 13 (11.21%) EMC
7 10 (8.62%) HP
8 8 (6.90%) IBM
9 6 (5.17%) Apple
9 6 (5.17%) iManage
9 6 (5.17%) Isilon
10 5 (4.31%) Ivanti
11 4 (3.45%) Bloomberg
11 4 (3.45%) Dell
11 4 (3.45%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.45%) Trend Micro
12 3 (2.59%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.59%) Splunk