The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 10 45
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 23 77 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.69% 11.13% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.86% 32.49% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 4
Average salary £27,500 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.20% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £31,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £54,300 £54,150
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 237 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 31.09% 34.25% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 172 167 100
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Coventry

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) Citrix
6 13 (39.39%) Cisco
6 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (36.36%) MCSE
7 12 (36.36%) MCP
8 11 (33.33%) SCCM
9 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (30.30%) VMware
9 10 (30.30%) ITIL
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
11 8 (24.24%) Fat Client
11 8 (24.24%) Technical Analysis
11 8 (24.24%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (24.24%) Project Planning
11 8 (24.24%) IIS
11 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
11 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
11 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
11 8 (24.24%) Thin Client
11 8 (24.24%) Clustering
11 8 (24.24%) Service Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.06%) Lync
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) Symposium
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) NetScaler
4 3 (9.09%) Internet
5 2 (6.06%) Nortel Meridian
5 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
5 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) NetScreen
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
1 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Implementation Specialist
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 3 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Fat Client
1 8 (24.24%) Thin Client
1 8 (24.24%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Android
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Analysis
2 8 (24.24%) Project Planning
2 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
2 8 (24.24%) Service Management
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (36.36%) MCSE
2 12 (36.36%) MCP
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.12%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) AppDNA
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
3 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
3 2 (6.06%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) Citrix
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco
4 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 6 (18.18%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
6 5 (15.15%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) Apple
8 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
8 2 (6.06%) Nortel