The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 97 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 35 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.73% 1.91% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.58% 9.09% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 39
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,904
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
Windows 7
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
462 418 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.78% 20.99% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 424 377 499
Average salary £37,500 £36,479 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.79% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (69.84%) Microsoft
3 43 (68.25%) Active Directory
4 32 (50.79%) MS Excel
5 30 (47.62%) MS Exchange
6 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (36.51%) Windows 8
7 22 (34.92%) MS Office
8 19 (30.16%) Citrix
8 19 (30.16%) Cisco
9 18 (28.57%) Blackberry
10 17 (26.98%) VMware
11 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (22.22%) VPN
14 12 (19.05%) DNS
14 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
14 12 (19.05%) Firewall
15 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
15 11 (17.46%) Law
15 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
15 11 (17.46%) DHCP
16 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
17 9 (14.29%) SCCM
17 9 (14.29%) Dell
17 9 (14.29%) Apple
17 9 (14.29%) SQL
18 8 (12.70%) ITIL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.11%) IIS
4 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (9.52%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.59%) Lync
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (50.79%) MS Excel
2 22 (34.92%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.17%) CATIA
5 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.59%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) VPN
2 12 (19.05%) DNS
2 12 (19.05%) Firewall
3 11 (17.46%) DHCP
4 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.11%) Wireless
6 6 (9.52%) 3G
7 4 (6.35%) WAN
8 3 (4.76%) VLAN
8 3 (4.76%) LAN
8 3 (4.76%) SAN
9 2 (3.17%) Internet
9 2 (3.17%) VoIP
10 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) MS Access
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) MSI
General
1 11 (17.46%) Law
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) IT Support
3 10 (15.87%) Desktop Support
3 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
6 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) IT Support Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) jQuery
2 3 (4.76%) HTML5
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) EPoS
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (36.51%) Windows 8
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 6 (9.52%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.59%) Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
2 8 (12.70%) ITIL
3 7 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.52%) Time Management
4 6 (9.52%) Document Management
5 5 (7.94%) Service Management
6 4 (6.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.76%) Network Management
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Web Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 3 (4.76%) MVC
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (3.17%) CAD
8 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.17%) System Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.76%) VB
3 3 (4.76%) C
3 3 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (3.17%) VBA
5 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.52%) MCSE
3 5 (7.94%) MCP
4 4 (6.35%) MCITP
4 4 (6.35%) MCSA
4 4 (6.35%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (4.76%) MCTS
5 3 (4.76%) CCNA
5 3 (4.76%) ISEB
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) CCNP
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (68.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.94%) vSphere
4 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.17%) XenApp
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.17%) MetaFrame
6 2 (3.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
2 1 (1.59%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.16%) Cisco
2 19 (30.16%) Citrix
3 17 (26.98%) VMware
4 9 (14.29%) Apple
4 9 (14.29%) Dell
5 7 (11.11%) HP
6 6 (9.52%) Interwoven
6 6 (9.52%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.76%) Adobe
7 3 (4.76%) Wyse
8 2 (3.17%) EMC
8 2 (3.17%) Intel
9 1 (1.59%) Juniper
9 1 (1.59%) NetApp
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.59%) Symantec
9 1 (1.59%) McAfee
9 1 (1.59%) NEC
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