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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 146 116 150
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +34
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 44 66 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 1.80% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 6.76% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 58 31
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £42,500 £40,589
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -7.56%
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
869 976 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.32% 26.64% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 717 836 828
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Bolton +5 3 £20,000 -60.00%
Stockport -2 3 £19,000 -15.29% 2
Altrincham - 3 £28,000 -
Salford -2 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (65.18%) Active Directory
3 70 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 47 (41.96%) ITIL
4 47 (41.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 40 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (33.93%) VMware
8 37 (33.04%) MS Office
9 32 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (26.79%) Windows 8
11 29 (25.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (25.89%) MS Exchange
12 25 (22.32%) Windows XP
12 25 (22.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (20.54%) Hyper-V
14 21 (18.75%) Citrix
14 21 (18.75%) Service Delivery
15 20 (17.86%) Finance
15 20 (17.86%) DNS
16 19 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (16.07%) WAN
17 18 (16.07%) MCSE
18 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
19 15 (13.39%) LAN
20 14 (12.50%) MCP
21 13 (11.61%) DHCP
21 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
21 13 (11.61%) SCCM
22 11 (9.82%) Wi-Fi

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 29 (25.89%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.89%) WordPress
5 1 (0.89%) Lync
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.89%) Site Server
5 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) Apache
5 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 37 (33.04%) MS Office
3 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.89%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.89%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.86%) DNS
2 18 (16.07%) WAN
3 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 15 (13.39%) LAN
5 13 (11.61%) DHCP
6 11 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (8.93%) VoIP
7 10 (8.93%) SAN
8 9 (8.04%) VPN
9 7 (6.25%) Firewall
10 5 (4.46%) Internet
11 4 (3.57%) VLAN
12 3 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.68%) DMZ
13 2 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
14 1 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) Sybase ASA
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (0.89%) Subversion
1 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.89%) Hudson
1 1 (0.89%) SCons
1 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Greek Language
5 4 (3.57%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Analyst
2 18 (16.07%) Support Engineer
3 14 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) Technical Support
5 9 (8.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 5 (4.46%) Network Team Leader
7 5 (4.46%) IT Support
7 5 (4.46%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.46%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (4.46%) Technical Team Leader
7 5 (4.46%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.46%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) .NET
1 1 (0.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 7 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.46%) iPhone
5 3 (2.68%) NHS
5 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.89%) Statistics
7 1 (0.89%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.89%) Blog
7 1 (0.89%) Tandem
7 1 (0.89%) New Media
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (41.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (26.79%) Windows 8
6 25 (22.32%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.93%) Linux
8 7 (6.25%) Windows Vista
8 7 (6.25%) Android
9 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.79%) UNIX
9 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.96%) ITIL
2 21 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 8 (7.14%) Change Control
4 7 (6.25%) Service Management
5 6 (5.36%) Change Management
5 6 (5.36%) Coaching
6 5 (4.46%) People Management
6 5 (4.46%) Project Management
6 5 (4.46%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (4.46%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (4.46%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.46%) Time Management
7 4 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.68%) Information Security
8 3 (2.68%) Network Architecture
9 2 (1.79%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.79%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (2.68%) C
4 2 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.89%) Perl
5 1 (0.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.89%) C++
5 1 (0.89%) VBScript
5 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (16.07%) MCSE
3 14 (12.50%) MCP
4 8 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (6.25%) MCSA
6 6 (5.36%) CCNA
6 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.46%) Degree
8 4 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.68%) MCITP
10 2 (1.79%) NCDA
10 2 (1.79%) MCTS
11 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.89%) ISEB
11 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.89%) BS7799
3 1 (0.89%) GMP
3 1 (0.89%) GLP
System Software
1 73 (65.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (25.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (20.54%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.93%) vSphere
5 3 (2.68%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.68%) Xen
5 3 (2.68%) NFS
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.89%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.89%) RHEV
7 1 (0.89%) XenApp
7 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.89%) Firmware
7 1 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) SCCM
2 5 (4.46%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.57%) SCOM
4 2 (1.79%) WSUS
4 2 (1.79%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.89%) DameWare
5 1 (0.89%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.89%) SCSM
5 1 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 38 (33.93%) VMware
3 21 (18.75%) Citrix
4 10 (8.93%) NetApp
5 9 (8.04%) HP
6 7 (6.25%) Dell
6 7 (6.25%) Cisco
6 7 (6.25%) McAfee
7 6 (5.36%) Websense
8 4 (3.57%) Sophos
8 4 (3.57%) Fujitsu
8 4 (3.57%) Apple
9 3 (2.68%) Mitel
10 2 (1.79%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.79%) Kaspersky
10 2 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.79%) CA
10 2 (1.79%) Clearswift
10 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.79%) Symantec
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