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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 82 133 133
Rank change year-on-year
+51 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 115 46 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.94% 1.23% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.23% 4.83% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 91 43 54
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,541
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
1024 952 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.17% 25.36% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 898 840 1042
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 - 12 £39,000 - 1
Stockport -3 5 £40,000 +52.38% 1
Altrincham +7 2 £24,250 +42.64%
Salford -8 1 - - 2
Bury - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (76.07%) Microsoft
3 92 (56.44%) Active Directory
4 73 (44.79%) MS Excel
5 66 (40.49%) MS Office
6 59 (36.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (34.97%) Windows 8
8 52 (31.90%) ITIL
9 51 (31.29%) Windows XP
10 49 (30.06%) MS Exchange
11 47 (28.83%) VMware
12 45 (27.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 41 (25.15%) Citrix
14 39 (23.93%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 37 (22.70%) Hyper-V
17 33 (20.25%) LAN
17 33 (20.25%) DNS
18 31 (19.02%) WAN
18 31 (19.02%) Firewall
19 28 (17.18%) SAN
19 28 (17.18%) SharePoint
19 28 (17.18%) Finance
20 27 (16.56%) TCP/IP
21 24 (14.72%) HP
22 23 (14.11%) DHCP
22 23 (14.11%) MCSE
22 23 (14.11%) Legal
22 23 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 49 (30.06%) MS Exchange
2 28 (17.18%) SharePoint
3 23 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (11.04%) IIS
5 13 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.68%) Lync
9 2 (1.23%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.61%) Moodle
10 1 (0.61%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.61%) Documentum
10 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.61%) WordPress
10 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 73 (44.79%) MS Excel
2 66 (40.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.25%) LAN
1 33 (20.25%) DNS
2 31 (19.02%) WAN
2 31 (19.02%) Firewall
3 28 (17.18%) SAN
4 27 (16.56%) TCP/IP
5 23 (14.11%) DHCP
6 16 (9.82%) VPN
7 15 (9.20%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (7.36%) Internet
9 9 (5.52%) VLAN
9 9 (5.52%) iSCSI
10 8 (4.91%) FTP
10 8 (4.91%) VoIP
11 7 (4.29%) GPRS
12 6 (3.68%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (1.84%) Wireless
13 3 (1.84%) DMZ
13 3 (1.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) DataEase
5 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.61%) MSI
General
1 28 (17.18%) Finance
2 23 (14.11%) Legal
3 22 (13.50%) Law
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Publishing
5 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (26.99%) Analyst
2 27 (16.56%) Support Engineer
3 23 (14.11%) Service Analyst
4 19 (11.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (9.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (9.82%) IT Support
6 15 (9.20%) Team Leader
7 13 (7.98%) Support Analyst
7 13 (7.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 9 (5.52%) Support Technician
9 9 (5.52%) Technical Team Leader
9 9 (5.52%) Infrastructure Technician
10 8 (4.91%) Technical Support
11 7 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
12 6 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (3.07%) Help Desk Analyst
13 5 (3.07%) IT Support Technician
14 4 (2.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.91%) Web Services
2 4 (2.45%) X-Windows
3 3 (1.84%) HTML
4 2 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (0.61%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.61%) Middleware
5 1 (0.61%) .NET
5 1 (0.61%) SOAP
5 1 (0.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.66%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.13%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.29%) Thin Client
4 7 (4.29%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.29%) Smart Meter
5 6 (3.68%) iPhone
6 5 (3.07%) Life Science
7 3 (1.84%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.84%) Handset
7 3 (1.84%) SecurID
8 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.23%) iPad
9 1 (0.61%) New Media
9 1 (0.61%) GIS
9 1 (0.61%) NHS
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) LLPG
9 1 (0.61%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 163 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (36.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (34.97%) Windows 8
4 51 (31.29%) Windows XP
5 39 (23.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (9.20%) Linux
8 13 (7.98%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.07%) Android
9 5 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.90%) ITIL
2 13 (7.98%) Incident Management
3 12 (7.36%) Service Delivery
4 11 (6.75%) Document Management
5 9 (5.52%) ITIL V3
6 8 (4.91%) Project Management
7 6 (3.68%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.68%) Time Management
8 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.07%) ERP
8 5 (3.07%) Practice Management
9 4 (2.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (2.45%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (1.84%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (1.84%) Line Management
10 3 (1.84%) Coaching
10 3 (1.84%) Data Security
10 3 (1.84%) Service Management
10 3 (1.84%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.04%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.98%) SQL
3 7 (4.29%) C
4 2 (1.23%) VB
5 1 (0.61%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (27.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.11%) MCSE
3 21 (12.88%) MCP
4 15 (9.20%) Security Cleared
4 15 (9.20%) MCITP
5 11 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.75%) MCSA
5 11 (6.75%) CCNA
5 11 (6.75%) MCTS
6 10 (6.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (6.13%) MCDST
6 10 (6.13%) A+ Certification
7 9 (5.52%) Degree
7 9 (5.52%) MOS
8 8 (4.91%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.68%) CCA
10 4 (2.45%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.45%) CCIA
10 4 (2.45%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) SLA
2 6 (3.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 92 (56.44%) Active Directory
2 38 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (22.70%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.98%) Terminal Services
5 12 (7.36%) vSphere
6 9 (5.52%) XenApp
7 6 (3.68%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.68%) Xen
7 6 (3.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (3.68%) NFS
8 3 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.23%) XenServer
9 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (9.20%) Backup Exec
2 14 (8.59%) SCCM
3 5 (3.07%) SCOM
4 3 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.84%) WSUS
5 2 (1.23%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.23%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.61%) SCSM
Vendors
1 124 (76.07%) Microsoft
2 47 (28.83%) VMware
3 41 (25.15%) Citrix
4 24 (14.72%) HP
5 22 (13.50%) Cisco
6 20 (12.27%) Wyse
7 19 (11.66%) CheckPoint
8 16 (9.82%) NetApp
9 15 (9.20%) Dell
10 14 (8.59%) Symantec
11 8 (4.91%) 3PAR
11 8 (4.91%) McAfee
11 8 (4.91%) Oracle
12 6 (3.68%) AppSense
13 5 (3.07%) Apple
14 4 (2.45%) Fujitsu
14 4 (2.45%) Fortinet
15 3 (1.84%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.84%) SAP
15 3 (1.84%) Kaspersky
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