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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 97 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 93 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.40% 1.57% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 6.65% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 72 48 48
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £18,850 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,827 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
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
912 963 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.49% 23.68% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 738 792 885
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Bolton +12 10 £30,000 +64.38% 1
Oldham - 2 £20,000 - 1
Audenshaw - 2 £25,000 -
Stockport +1 1 £19,500 -1.26% 2
Salford 0 1 £26,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 86 (50.89%) Active Directory
4 66 (39.05%) Windows 8
5 59 (34.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (33.73%) MS Excel
7 55 (32.54%) Citrix
8 54 (31.95%) ITIL
9 52 (30.77%) MS Office
10 44 (26.04%) MS Exchange
11 42 (24.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 40 (23.67%) VMware
13 31 (18.34%) SCCM
14 29 (17.16%) Finance
14 29 (17.16%) SQL
15 28 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
16 27 (15.98%) DNS
17 26 (15.38%) SLA
17 26 (15.38%) DHCP
18 24 (14.20%) Cisco
18 24 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (14.20%) XenApp
18 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
19 23 (13.61%) Blackberry
19 23 (13.61%) SQL Server
20 22 (13.02%) TCP/IP
21 21 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2013
21 21 (12.43%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (12.43%) SharePoint
3 21 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (4.73%) Lync
7 6 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.55%) IIS
8 4 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.78%) Apache
9 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.59%) WorkSite
Applications
1 57 (33.73%) MS Excel
2 52 (30.77%) MS Office
3 7 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.59%) Agresso
2 1 (0.59%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.59%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.98%) DNS
2 26 (15.38%) DHCP
3 22 (13.02%) TCP/IP
4 21 (12.43%) Wireless
5 20 (11.83%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (11.83%) LAN
6 19 (11.24%) Firewall
7 18 (10.65%) VoIP
7 18 (10.65%) VPN
7 18 (10.65%) SAN
8 16 (9.47%) WAN
9 8 (4.73%) UMTS
9 8 (4.73%) WLAN
9 8 (4.73%) Bluetooth
9 8 (4.73%) GPRS
9 8 (4.73%) GSM
9 8 (4.73%) Internet
9 8 (4.73%) DVB
9 8 (4.73%) NFC
10 7 (4.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.92%) MSI
General
1 29 (17.16%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Legal
3 16 (9.47%) Law
4 12 (7.10%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.73%) Automotive
5 8 (4.73%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.96%) Advertising
7 3 (1.78%) Banking
7 3 (1.78%) Retail
8 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (22.49%) Analyst
2 33 (19.53%) Support Engineer
3 26 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 22 (13.02%) IT Support
5 21 (12.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (9.47%) Architect
6 16 (9.47%) Citrix Architect
7 12 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 10 (5.92%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.33%) IT Support Analyst
10 8 (4.73%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) Desktop Support
10 8 (4.73%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Consultant
11 7 (4.14%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.73%) Flash
1 8 (4.73%) J2ME
1 8 (4.73%) SVG
1 8 (4.73%) OpenGL
1 8 (4.73%) Middleware
1 8 (4.73%) UIQ
1 8 (4.73%) Series 60
1 8 (4.73%) BREW
1 8 (4.73%) Qt
1 8 (4.73%) OpenAL
1 8 (4.73%) OpenCL
2 3 (1.78%) COM
3 2 (1.18%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.59%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.61%) Blackberry
2 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.28%) iPhone
4 8 (4.73%) MPEG
4 8 (4.73%) Device Driver
5 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.55%) Clustering
7 5 (2.96%) Replication
7 5 (2.96%) iPad
8 4 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.78%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.78%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.18%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.18%) Derivative
10 2 (1.18%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.59%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 169 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (39.05%) Windows 8
3 59 (34.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (24.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (12.43%) Windows XP
7 11 (6.51%) Linux
7 11 (6.51%) Android
8 10 (5.92%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (4.73%) Nucleus RTOS
9 8 (4.73%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.96%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (2.96%) NetWare
11 4 (2.37%) UNIX
11 4 (2.37%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (1.18%) SUSE
12 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.95%) ITIL
2 13 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 13 (7.69%) Document Management
2 13 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
4 11 (6.51%) Service Management
5 9 (5.33%) Software Deployment
5 9 (5.33%) Project Management
5 9 (5.33%) Patch Management
6 8 (4.73%) DRM
6 8 (4.73%) Change Management
6 8 (4.73%) Mobile Commerce
6 8 (4.73%) Speech Recognition
6 8 (4.73%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.14%) Problem Management
7 7 (4.14%) ITIL V2
7 7 (4.14%) Workflow
8 5 (2.96%) Application Discovery
8 5 (2.96%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.16%) SQL
2 13 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.69%) VBScript
3 11 (6.51%) Java
4 8 (4.73%) C
4 8 (4.73%) C++
5 5 (2.96%) VB
6 2 (1.18%) Python
6 2 (1.18%) AWK
6 2 (1.18%) Perl
6 2 (1.18%) sed
7 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
3 18 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (10.65%) CCNA
4 17 (10.06%) MCSE
4 17 (10.06%) Degree
5 14 (8.28%) MCTS
6 11 (6.51%) MCITP
6 11 (6.51%) MCP
6 11 (6.51%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (5.92%) MCSA
7 10 (5.92%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.33%) CCA
9 8 (4.73%) NCDA
10 7 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.55%) CCEE
11 6 (3.55%) CCIA
12 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (1.18%) CCENT
12 2 (1.18%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (50.89%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (14.20%) XenApp
3 19 (11.24%) XenDesktop
4 18 (10.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (8.88%) Hyper-V
5 15 (8.88%) vSphere
6 12 (7.10%) XenServer
7 7 (4.14%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.78%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.18%) Firmware
10 2 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (18.34%) SCCM
2 7 (4.14%) SCOM
2 7 (4.14%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.96%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.78%) WSUS
5 2 (1.18%) MOM
5 2 (1.18%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 91 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 55 (32.54%) Citrix
3 40 (23.67%) VMware
4 24 (14.20%) Cisco
5 17 (10.06%) AppSense
6 13 (7.69%) Dell
7 9 (5.33%) NetApp
8 8 (4.73%) Symbian
8 8 (4.73%) HP
9 7 (4.14%) Sage
9 7 (4.14%) Symantec
9 7 (4.14%) McAfee
10 6 (3.55%) Avaya
10 6 (3.55%) Veeam
10 6 (3.55%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.96%) Trend Micro
11 5 (2.96%) IBM
12 4 (2.37%) Adobe
12 4 (2.37%) EMC
12 4 (2.37%) Interwoven
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Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham
Recruitx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
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Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
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