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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 89 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 29 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.60% 2.71% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.41% 11.89% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 32
Average salary £27,000 £28,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £20,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £60,750 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
345 412 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.03% 22.83% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 300 381 347
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 42 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.58%) Blackberry
5 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (36.23%) MS Office
7 20 (28.99%) Law
7 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
8 19 (27.54%) Service Delivery
8 19 (27.54%) SCCM
9 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
9 16 (23.19%) Cisco
10 15 (21.74%) Legal
11 14 (20.29%) VMware
11 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
11 14 (20.29%) Time Management
11 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (20.29%) User Experience
12 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (15.94%) LAN
15 10 (14.49%) DHCP
15 10 (14.49%) DNS
15 10 (14.49%) Office 365
16 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (13.04%) Citrix
16 9 (13.04%) Apple
17 8 (11.59%) WAN
17 8 (11.59%) ITIL
17 8 (11.59%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (7.25%) IIS
6 4 (5.80%) WorkSite
6 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) LAN
2 10 (14.49%) DHCP
2 10 (14.49%) DNS
3 8 (11.59%) WAN
4 5 (7.25%) VPN
4 5 (7.25%) Wireless
5 4 (5.80%) 3G
6 3 (4.35%) MPLS
6 3 (4.35%) DSL
6 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.90%) Firewall
8 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
8 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) VoIP
8 1 (1.45%) SSL
8 1 (1.45%) SAN
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (28.99%) Law
2 15 (21.74%) Legal
3 8 (11.59%) Finance
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 22 (31.88%) Analyst
3 20 (28.99%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (23.19%) Team Leader
5 15 (21.74%) Support Team Leader
6 14 (20.29%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 14 (20.29%) Desktop Team Leader
7 13 (18.84%) Support Analyst
8 11 (15.94%) IT Support
9 10 (14.49%) Support Engineer
10 8 (11.59%) Desktop Analyst
10 8 (11.59%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 7 (10.14%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (10.14%) Service Analyst
12 6 (8.70%) Support Technician
12 6 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
13 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
13 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
1 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Blackberry
2 14 (20.29%) User Experience
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.90%) EPoS
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.45%) Handset
6 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.25%) Android
7 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Service Delivery
2 14 (20.29%) Time Management
3 8 (11.59%) ITIL
4 6 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.80%) Network Management
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Document Management
6 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.90%) Service Management
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.45%) CRM
8 1 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.45%) ITSM
8 1 (1.45%) Migration
8 1 (1.45%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
1 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) C
3 2 (2.90%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) MCITP
3 6 (8.70%) MCSE
3 6 (8.70%) MCSA
4 5 (7.25%) MCP
5 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) MCDST
7 1 (1.45%) MCTS
7 1 (1.45%) ISEB
7 1 (1.45%) CCA
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.14%) vSphere
4 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (27.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Cisco
3 14 (20.29%) VMware
4 9 (13.04%) Apple
4 9 (13.04%) Citrix
5 4 (5.80%) Interwoven
5 4 (5.80%) Adobe
5 4 (5.80%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.90%) AppSense
6 2 (2.90%) Veeam
7 1 (1.45%) Twitter
7 1 (1.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.45%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) McAfee
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) Juniper
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