The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
North West / Cheshire
Rank 54 64 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 39 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.75% 3.34% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.96% 14.06% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 42
Median salary £22,500 £22,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-2.75% +0.92%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
230 320 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.14% 23.74% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 175 271 462
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +17 10 £25,750 +17.04% 3
Wilmslow -14 10 £21,500 +19.44% 1
Knutsford +13 7 £17,000 -33.33%
Congleton +2 3 £17,500 -
Macclesfield -6 3 - - 1
Chester +5 2 £24,500 +22.50%
Crewe -5 1 £15,500 -31.11%
Sandbach - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
3 43 (53.09%) Windows Server
4 42 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (50.62%) Windows 8
5 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
6 39 (48.15%) Office 365
7 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (34.57%) Citrix
8 28 (34.57%) MS Exchange
9 26 (32.10%) Windows 10
10 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
11 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (23.46%) Firewall
13 18 (22.22%) VMware
13 18 (22.22%) DNS
13 18 (22.22%) Apple
13 18 (22.22%) ITIL
13 18 (22.22%) MCP
13 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (20.99%) DHCP
15 16 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (18.52%) Mac OS X
17 14 (17.28%) MCSE
17 14 (17.28%) MCSA
17 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
17 14 (17.28%) SCCM
18 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (14.81%) MS Office
18 12 (14.81%) VPN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 28 (34.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.17%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 39 (48.15%) Office 365
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Firewall
2 18 (22.22%) DNS
3 17 (20.99%) DHCP
4 12 (14.81%) VPN
5 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.88%) VoIP
6 7 (8.64%) Skype
7 3 (3.70%) LAN
7 3 (3.70%) WAN
7 3 (3.70%) Wireless
8 2 (2.47%) Internet
8 2 (2.47%) Intranet
8 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.47%) WLAN
9 1 (1.23%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.23%) DVB
9 1 (1.23%) NFC
9 1 (1.23%) UMTS
9 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Automotive
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) 2nd Line Support
2 33 (40.74%) Support Engineer
3 26 (32.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 25 (30.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 21 (25.93%) IT Support
6 17 (20.99%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 16 (19.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (19.75%) IT Engineer
7 16 (19.75%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (14.81%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (13.58%) 1st Line Support
9 11 (13.58%) First Line Help Desk Support
10 9 (11.11%) Analyst
11 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Technical Support
11 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
11 7 (8.64%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (8.64%) Technical Support
11 7 (8.64%) Technical Support Engineer
12 5 (6.17%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.23%) BREW
2 1 (1.23%) Flash
2 1 (1.23%) J2ME
2 1 (1.23%) Middleware
2 1 (1.23%) OpenAL
2 1 (1.23%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.23%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.23%) Qt
2 1 (1.23%) Series 60
2 1 (1.23%) SVG
2 1 (1.23%) UIQ
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) iPhone
2 6 (7.41%) iPad
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.23%) CCTV
4 1 (1.23%) CMDB
4 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.23%) MPEG
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.23%) Statistics
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (53.09%) Windows Server
3 42 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (50.62%) Windows 8
5 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (32.10%) Windows 10
7 15 (18.52%) Mac OS X
8 8 (9.88%) Android
9 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.70%) Linux
10 3 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.23%) CentOS
12 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.23%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.23%) Windows CE
12 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) Mentoring
3 9 (11.11%) Service Management
4 8 (9.88%) Patch Management
5 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (7.41%) Migration
6 5 (6.17%) CRM
6 5 (6.17%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.94%) Direct Marketing
7 4 (4.94%) ERP
7 4 (4.94%) Information Management
7 4 (4.94%) Time Management
8 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.70%) People Management
8 3 (3.70%) Security Patching
8 3 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.47%) C
3 2 (2.47%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) C++
4 1 (1.23%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (22.22%) MCP
3 14 (17.28%) MCSA
3 14 (17.28%) MCSE
4 12 (14.81%) MCITP
5 2 (2.47%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.23%) Degree
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
2 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.64%) XenApp
5 6 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.17%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (4.94%) vSphere
8 3 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) SCCM
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (4.94%) SCOM
4 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.23%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
2 28 (34.57%) Citrix
3 18 (22.22%) Apple
3 18 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco
4 4 (4.94%) Sage
4 4 (4.94%) Spiceworks
5 3 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Intel
6 1 (1.23%) Meraki
6 1 (1.23%) Motorola
6 1 (1.23%) SOTI
6 1 (1.23%) Symbian
6 1 (1.23%) TOWER Software
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