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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 114 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% 2.27% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.75% 9.30% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 26
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £18,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
373 441 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.04% 24.38% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 401 400
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (84.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (76.09%) Active Directory
4 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
5 17 (36.96%) MS Office
6 15 (32.61%) LAN
6 15 (32.61%) WAN
6 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (28.26%) Windows 10
7 13 (28.26%) Windows 8
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (28.26%) Citrix
7 13 (28.26%) VMware
8 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
10 10 (21.74%) CRM
11 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (17.39%) Asterisk PBX
12 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
13 6 (13.04%) Firewall
13 6 (13.04%) Finance
13 6 (13.04%) Retail
13 6 (13.04%) VoIP
13 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
13 6 (13.04%) ITIL
13 6 (13.04%) SQL
13 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.04%) Apple

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 17 (36.96%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) LAN
1 15 (32.61%) WAN
2 8 (17.39%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
3 6 (13.04%) VoIP
4 4 (8.70%) DHCP
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) VPN
5 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
5 3 (6.52%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) 3G
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Junior
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.87%) Replication
3 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) CCTV
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.17%) Handset
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (28.26%) Windows 10
3 13 (28.26%) Windows 8
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) CRM
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Document Management
3 4 (8.70%) Email Filtering
3 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.70%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.52%) Web Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.35%) ITSM
5 2 (4.35%) People Management
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
5 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C
2 3 (6.52%) C++
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (76.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.35%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) Sysprep
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Citrix
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Apple
3 6 (13.04%) LANDesk
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) iManage
5 4 (8.70%) Lotus
6 3 (6.52%) Adobe
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.35%) Nokia
7 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.17%) AppSense
8 1 (2.17%) Avaya
8 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.17%) Interwoven
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday