The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
North West / Lancashire
Rank 58 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% 2.29% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 9.09% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Median salary £21,500 £22,706 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.31% -5.39%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +1.85%

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
93 88 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.71% 25.21% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 99
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £22,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Preston - 2 £21,500 -
Blackburn -6 1 £17,000 -24.44%
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) iPhone
5 2 (28.57%) Mitel
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) Epicor
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (28.57%) iPad

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) AVG
2 2 (28.57%) Epicor
2 2 (28.57%) GFI Software
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) RedGate
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware