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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 131 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 67 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.59% 1.88% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.82% 7.51% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 47
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,753
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.89%
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
982 946 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.33% 25.11% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 828 822 905
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £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 20 November 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 20 November 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 - 6 £39,000 - 2
Stockport -8 3 £39,000 +58.01% 1
Altrincham +2 2 £23,750 +39.70%
Bolton +5 1 £20,000 -9.09%
Salford -7 1 £18,000 -28.00% 1
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 74 (56.92%) Active Directory
4 53 (40.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (39.23%) MS Excel
6 48 (36.92%) MS Office
7 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (29.23%) Windows 8
9 36 (27.69%) Windows XP
9 36 (27.69%) ITIL
9 36 (27.69%) VMware
10 32 (24.62%) MS Exchange
11 31 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (23.08%) DNS
13 29 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (22.31%) Hyper-V
14 27 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (20.77%) TCP/IP
15 22 (16.92%) WAN
15 22 (16.92%) MCSE
16 21 (16.15%) Finance
17 20 (15.38%) LAN
18 19 (14.62%) MCP
19 18 (13.85%) SharePoint
19 18 (13.85%) DHCP
19 18 (13.85%) Citrix
19 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
20 17 (13.08%) Service Delivery
21 16 (12.31%) HP
22 15 (11.54%) Firewall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 32 (24.62%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.85%) SharePoint
3 13 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.31%) Lync
7 3 (2.31%) IIS
8 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.77%) Documentum
9 1 (0.77%) Site Server
9 1 (0.77%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.77%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.77%) WordPress
9 1 (0.77%) Moodle
Applications
1 51 (39.23%) MS Excel
2 48 (36.92%) MS Office
3 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Revit
4 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.77%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.08%) DNS
2 27 (20.77%) TCP/IP
3 22 (16.92%) WAN
4 20 (15.38%) LAN
5 18 (13.85%) DHCP
6 15 (11.54%) Firewall
7 13 (10.00%) SAN
7 13 (10.00%) VPN
8 12 (9.23%) Internet
9 10 (7.69%) VoIP
10 9 (6.92%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (5.38%) VLAN
11 7 (5.38%) GPRS
11 7 (5.38%) FTP
12 4 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.31%) DMZ
13 3 (2.31%) iSCSI
13 3 (2.31%) Wireless
14 2 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 1 (0.77%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.77%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.77%) MSI
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.62%) Law
4 5 (3.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.08%) Legal
6 3 (2.31%) Retail
7 2 (1.54%) Marketing
7 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.77%) German Language
8 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (29.23%) Analyst
2 23 (17.69%) Support Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Service Analyst
4 15 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 14 (10.77%) Support Analyst
6 13 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (9.23%) IT Support
8 11 (8.46%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) Support Technician
11 6 (4.62%) Technical Team Leader
11 6 (4.62%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
12 5 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
12 5 (3.85%) Technical Support Team Leader
12 5 (3.85%) Network Team Leader
13 4 (3.08%) Customer Support Engineer
13 4 (3.08%) Technical Support Engineer
13 4 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) Web Services
2 3 (2.31%) HTML
3 2 (1.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.77%) SOAP
4 1 (0.77%) .NET
4 1 (0.77%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.77%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.77%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.38%) Smart Meter
5 5 (3.85%) iPhone
6 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.54%) Handset
7 2 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.54%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.77%) PDA
8 1 (0.77%) Statistics
8 1 (0.77%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.77%) Life Science
8 1 (0.77%) Blog
8 1 (0.77%) New Media
8 1 (0.77%) User Experience
8 1 (0.77%) VLE
8 1 (0.77%) Tandem
8 1 (0.77%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (40.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (29.23%) Windows 8
5 36 (27.69%) Windows XP
6 31 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (8.46%) Linux
8 9 (6.92%) Windows Vista
9 7 (5.38%) Android
10 2 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.69%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Service Delivery
3 12 (9.23%) Project Management
4 5 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (3.85%) Change Management
4 5 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 5 (3.85%) Time Management
4 5 (3.85%) Change Control
4 5 (3.85%) Coaching
4 5 (3.85%) People Management
5 4 (3.08%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.08%) Document Management
6 3 (2.31%) Data Security
6 3 (2.31%) Data Protection
7 2 (1.54%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.54%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (1.54%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (1.54%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.62%) SQL
3 5 (3.85%) C
4 2 (1.54%) VB
5 1 (0.77%) VBScript
5 1 (0.77%) Java
5 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (16.92%) MCSE
3 19 (14.62%) MCP
4 13 (10.00%) Degree
5 10 (7.69%) MCSA
6 5 (3.85%) CCNA
6 5 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.08%) MCITP
8 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.31%) MCTS
9 2 (1.54%) HNC
9 2 (1.54%) HND
9 2 (1.54%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.77%) MOS
10 1 (0.77%) ISEB
10 1 (0.77%) MCDST
10 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.46%) SLA
2 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.54%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) BS7799
4 1 (0.77%) GMP
4 1 (0.77%) GLP
System Software
1 74 (56.92%) Active Directory
2 29 (22.31%) Hyper-V
3 27 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.38%) Terminal Services
4 7 (5.38%) vSphere
5 4 (3.08%) NFS
5 4 (3.08%) Xen
6 3 (2.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.54%) XenApp
8 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.77%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (10.77%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.92%) SCCM
3 4 (3.08%) WSUS
4 3 (2.31%) ARCserve
4 3 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.77%) DameWare
5 1 (0.77%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.77%) SCSM
5 1 (0.77%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 90 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 36 (27.69%) VMware
3 18 (13.85%) Citrix
4 16 (12.31%) HP
5 12 (9.23%) Cisco
6 10 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 10 (7.69%) Symantec
7 9 (6.92%) Dell
8 8 (6.15%) Wyse
9 7 (5.38%) McAfee
9 7 (5.38%) Apple
9 7 (5.38%) Oracle
10 6 (4.62%) NetApp
11 5 (3.85%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.08%) Mitel
13 3 (2.31%) Websense
13 3 (2.31%) Kaspersky
14 2 (1.54%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.54%) Clearswift
14 2 (1.54%) Sophos
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