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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 98 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 1.59% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.69% 5.59% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 17
Average salary £28,728 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,700 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
492 608 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.59% 28.44% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 432 553 332
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
2 51 (57.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (48.86%) VMware
4 39 (44.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (42.05%) Active Directory
6 35 (39.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (37.50%) SCCM
8 31 (35.23%) MS Exchange
9 27 (30.68%) Windows XP
9 27 (30.68%) VPN
10 26 (29.55%) MCSE
10 26 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
11 25 (28.41%) WAN
11 25 (28.41%) Windows 8
12 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (23.86%) Cisco
14 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
14 20 (22.73%) LAN
14 20 (22.73%) Citrix
15 17 (19.32%) SQL
16 16 (18.18%) MS Office
16 16 (18.18%) DHCP
16 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (17.05%) ITIL
18 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
18 14 (15.91%) SCOM
19 13 (14.77%) MCP
20 12 (13.64%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 31 (35.23%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (5.68%) IIS
8 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.14%) Lync
9 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) VPN
2 25 (28.41%) WAN
3 20 (22.73%) LAN
3 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 16 (18.18%) DHCP
5 12 (13.64%) DNS
6 10 (11.36%) SAN
6 10 (11.36%) Internet
6 10 (11.36%) Wireless
7 9 (10.23%) MPLS
7 9 (10.23%) Firewall
8 8 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 8 (9.09%) ADSL
8 8 (9.09%) NetScaler
9 5 (5.68%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (5.68%) VLAN
10 3 (3.41%) SSL
11 2 (2.27%) SMTP
11 2 (2.27%) 3G
12 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MSI
2 1 (1.14%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) RequisitePro
General
1 8 (9.09%) Law
2 6 (6.82%) Legal
2 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Analyst
2 21 (23.86%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Architect
4 11 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 11 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (9.09%) Consultant
5 8 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.82%) Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) IT Support
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Applications Packager
10 3 (3.41%) Trainer
10 3 (3.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) OCX
1 3 (3.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.27%) HTML
2 2 (2.27%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.14%) jQuery
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.95%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.68%) Replication
4 3 (3.41%) PDA
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) EPoS
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (57.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (30.68%) Windows XP
4 26 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (28.41%) Windows 8
6 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.95%) Android
8 5 (5.68%) Linux
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.14%) UNIX
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.14%) AIX
10 1 (1.14%) Debian
10 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) ITIL
2 12 (13.64%) Project Management
3 11 (12.50%) Business Development
3 11 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (6.82%) Asset Management
5 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.68%) Network Management
6 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.41%) Migration
7 3 (3.41%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.41%) Document Management
7 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.41%) Change Management
7 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.14%) SIEM
9 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) VB
3 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.41%) VBScript
5 1 (1.14%) C
5 1 (1.14%) C#
5 1 (1.14%) Java
5 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.14%) Python
5 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (44.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (29.55%) MCSE
3 13 (14.77%) MCP
4 10 (11.36%) MCITP
5 9 (10.23%) Degree
6 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.55%) MCTS
7 4 (4.55%) MCSA
7 4 (4.55%) CCA
7 4 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.41%) CCEE
9 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (42.05%) Active Directory
2 35 (39.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.64%) XenApp
3 12 (13.64%) vSphere
4 10 (11.36%) XenDesktop
5 9 (10.23%) Hyper-V
6 8 (9.09%) Terminal Services
7 7 (7.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.55%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.14%) Nmap
10 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (37.50%) SCCM
2 14 (15.91%) SCOM
3 8 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (9.09%) XenMobile
4 6 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.82%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.55%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.41%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.41%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.41%) SCSM
7 2 (2.27%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.14%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (1.14%) Nessus
8 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
2 43 (48.86%) VMware
3 21 (23.86%) Cisco
4 20 (22.73%) Citrix
5 12 (13.64%) HP
6 10 (11.36%) Symantec
7 8 (9.09%) Apple
7 8 (9.09%) Intel
7 8 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.82%) AppSense
9 5 (5.68%) Kaspersky
9 5 (5.68%) NetApp
10 4 (4.55%) Oracle
11 3 (3.41%) Remedy
11 3 (3.41%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.27%) i2
12 2 (2.27%) Open Text
12 2 (2.27%) LexisNexis
12 2 (2.27%) Interwoven
12 2 (2.27%) Unisys
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JLL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago