The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 52 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.27% 3.46% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.72% 14.84% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 8
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,800 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £38,026
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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 155 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.78% 23.31% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 126 70
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
5 21 (47.73%) Windows XP
5 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
6 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
6 15 (34.09%) Cisco
7 14 (31.82%) Manufacturing
8 13 (29.55%) DHCP
8 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
8 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
9 12 (27.27%) MS Office
9 12 (27.27%) VMware
10 11 (25.00%) Asset Management
10 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 11 (25.00%) Life Science
10 11 (25.00%) Time Management
10 11 (25.00%) HND
10 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
11 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
12 8 (18.18%) ITIL
13 7 (15.91%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (13.64%) SLA
14 6 (13.64%) VoIP
14 6 (13.64%) CCNA
14 6 (13.64%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) Moodle
3 3 (6.82%) SugarCRM
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.55%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DHCP
1 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) VoIP
3 5 (11.36%) Firewall
3 5 (11.36%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (6.82%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
7 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
1 15 (34.09%) Support Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) IT Support
3 8 (18.18%) Senior IT Support
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Administrator
4 7 (15.91%) IT Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Support
5 6 (13.64%) Server Support
5 6 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server Support
6 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) IT Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LAMP
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Life Science
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.55%) AS400
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
3 21 (47.73%) Windows XP
4 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.64%) Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.82%) Android
9 2 (4.55%) SUSE
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 11 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
1 11 (25.00%) Time Management
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.82%) CRM
3 3 (6.82%) ERP
3 3 (6.82%) ITSM
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
3 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.82%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) High Availability
4 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.27%) Change Control
5 1 (2.27%) Data Management
5 1 (2.27%) Logistics
5 1 (2.27%) Project Management
5 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) VBA
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) HND
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 6 (13.64%) CCNA
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) Cisco
3 12 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Veeam
5 5 (11.36%) Dell
6 4 (9.09%) Citrix
7 3 (6.82%) Apple
7 3 (6.82%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.27%) Google
9 1 (2.27%) Progress
9 1 (2.27%) Twitter