The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 101 122 130
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 96 56 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.29% 1.51% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 6.00% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 84 54 56
Average salary £28,750 £27,181 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.77% -2.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,150 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -15.87%
Windows 7
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1066 933 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.44% 25.11% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 910 825 1038
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows 7
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 10 £39,000 -
Stockport -10 4 £40,000 +48.90%
Salford -9 1 £18,000 -28.00% 2
Bury - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 110 (78.01%) Microsoft
3 82 (58.16%) Active Directory
4 66 (46.81%) MS Excel
5 59 (41.84%) MS Office
6 52 (36.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (31.21%) MS Exchange
8 43 (30.50%) ITIL
8 43 (30.50%) Windows XP
8 43 (30.50%) VMware
8 43 (30.50%) Windows 8
9 35 (24.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (24.11%) Hyper-V
11 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (21.28%) DNS
14 29 (20.57%) Citrix
15 28 (19.86%) LAN
16 27 (19.15%) TCP/IP
17 26 (18.44%) WAN
17 26 (18.44%) Firewall
18 25 (17.73%) SharePoint
19 23 (16.31%) SAN
20 22 (15.60%) MCSE
20 22 (15.60%) Finance
21 19 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2010
22 18 (12.77%) MCP
22 18 (12.77%) DHCP
22 18 (12.77%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 44 (31.21%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.73%) SharePoint
3 19 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.51%) IIS
5 11 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.13%) Lync
9 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.71%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.71%) Documentum
10 1 (0.71%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.71%) WordPress
10 1 (0.71%) Moodle
Applications
1 66 (46.81%) MS Excel
2 59 (41.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Revit
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.28%) DNS
2 28 (19.86%) LAN
3 27 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 26 (18.44%) WAN
4 26 (18.44%) Firewall
5 23 (16.31%) SAN
6 18 (12.77%) DHCP
7 14 (9.93%) VPN
8 13 (9.22%) Internet
9 12 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (6.38%) VoIP
11 8 (5.67%) FTP
11 8 (5.67%) VLAN
12 7 (4.96%) GPRS
13 5 (3.55%) iSCSI
13 5 (3.55%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (2.13%) Wireless
14 3 (2.13%) DMZ
14 3 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) DataEase
7 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.71%) MSI
General
1 22 (15.60%) Finance
2 16 (11.35%) Legal
3 14 (9.93%) Law
4 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) German Language
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (29.08%) Analyst
2 25 (17.73%) Support Engineer
3 20 (14.18%) Service Analyst
4 14 (9.93%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (9.22%) Support Analyst
5 13 (9.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (9.22%) IT Support
6 12 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.09%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Technical Support
8 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Technician
9 7 (4.96%) Support Technician
10 6 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 5 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.55%) IT Support Technician
11 5 (3.55%) Technical Team Leader
12 4 (2.84%) Technical Engineer
12 4 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) Web Services
2 3 (2.13%) HTML
3 2 (1.42%) CSS
3 2 (1.42%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.71%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.71%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.71%) Middleware
4 1 (0.71%) SOAP
4 1 (0.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.96%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.84%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.84%) iPhone
5 4 (2.84%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.13%) Handset
6 3 (2.13%) Life Science
7 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.71%) PDA
8 1 (0.71%) Statistics
8 1 (0.71%) Blog
8 1 (0.71%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.71%) New Media
8 1 (0.71%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) VLE
8 1 (0.71%) SecurID
8 1 (0.71%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (36.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (30.50%) Windows XP
3 43 (30.50%) Windows 8
4 35 (24.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.22%) Linux
7 11 (7.80%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.26%) Android
9 3 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.50%) ITIL
2 10 (7.09%) Service Delivery
3 9 (6.38%) Project Management
4 8 (5.67%) Incident Management
5 7 (4.96%) Document Management
5 7 (4.96%) Time Management
6 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (3.55%) ITIL V3
7 5 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.84%) Data Security
8 4 (2.84%) Practice Management
8 4 (2.84%) Service Management
8 4 (2.84%) Coaching
9 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.13%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (2.13%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (1.42%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (1.42%) ITIL V2
10 2 (1.42%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.64%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.80%) SQL
3 5 (3.55%) C
4 2 (1.42%) VB
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (15.60%) MCSE
3 18 (12.77%) MCP
4 10 (7.09%) MCSA
4 10 (7.09%) Degree
5 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.67%) CCNA
6 8 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.67%) MCITP
7 7 (4.96%) MCTS
7 7 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.26%) A+ Certification
9 5 (3.55%) MOS
9 5 (3.55%) MCDST
10 3 (2.13%) CCA
10 3 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.13%) NCDA
10 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.42%) CCEE
11 2 (1.42%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) SLA
2 5 (3.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) BS7799
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 82 (58.16%) Active Directory
2 34 (24.11%) Hyper-V
3 33 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.09%) vSphere
5 9 (6.38%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.55%) NFS
6 5 (3.55%) XenApp
6 5 (3.55%) Xen
7 4 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.84%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.13%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.71%) SpamAssassin
10 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.26%) SCCM
3 3 (2.13%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.42%) WSUS
4 2 (1.42%) SCOM
4 2 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.71%) SCSM
5 1 (0.71%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.71%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 110 (78.01%) Microsoft
2 43 (30.50%) VMware
3 29 (20.57%) Citrix
4 18 (12.77%) HP
4 18 (12.77%) Cisco
5 16 (11.35%) CheckPoint
6 15 (10.64%) Wyse
7 12 (8.51%) Symantec
7 12 (8.51%) NetApp
7 12 (8.51%) Dell
8 9 (6.38%) McAfee
9 8 (5.67%) Oracle
10 7 (4.96%) Apple
10 7 (4.96%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.13%) Kaspersky
11 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.13%) SAP
12 2 (1.42%) CA
12 2 (1.42%) Fujitsu
12 2 (1.42%) Sophos
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