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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 94 119 137
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 90 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.52% 1.72% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.95% 6.78% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 48
Average salary £26,000 £28,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,500 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,755 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
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
822 1017 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.99% 25.37% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 662 858 909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 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 July 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 +14 11 £30,000 +71.42%
Salford +4 2 £26,000 - 1
Stockport +4 1 £19,500 -4.87% 1
Cheadle - 1 £22,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 £17,000 - 1
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 108 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 87 (47.28%) Active Directory
4 68 (36.96%) MS Excel
5 66 (35.87%) Windows 8
6 64 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (34.24%) Citrix
8 56 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 55 (29.89%) MS Office
10 54 (29.35%) ITIL
11 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
12 44 (23.91%) VMware
12 44 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (17.93%) Finance
14 32 (17.39%) DNS
14 32 (17.39%) SCCM
15 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2003
16 29 (15.76%) DHCP
16 29 (15.76%) XenApp
17 28 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
17 28 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (15.22%) LAN
18 27 (14.67%) MCSE
19 26 (14.13%) WAN
19 26 (14.13%) SLA
19 26 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2013
20 25 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
20 25 (13.59%) TCP/IP
20 25 (13.59%) Blackberry

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (13.04%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.89%) Lync
6 9 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.80%) IIS
7 7 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.63%) Apache
10 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.09%) WorkSite
11 2 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.54%) CMS
12 1 (0.54%) Site Server
Applications
1 68 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 55 (29.89%) MS Office
3 6 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.09%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.09%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Sage 50
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.39%) DNS
2 29 (15.76%) DHCP
3 28 (15.22%) LAN
3 28 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (14.13%) WAN
5 25 (13.59%) TCP/IP
5 25 (13.59%) Firewall
6 20 (10.87%) VPN
6 20 (10.87%) VoIP
7 19 (10.33%) Wireless
8 18 (9.78%) SAN
9 10 (5.43%) Internet
10 8 (4.35%) DVB
10 8 (4.35%) NFC
10 8 (4.35%) WLAN
10 8 (4.35%) UMTS
10 8 (4.35%) Bluetooth
10 8 (4.35%) GPRS
10 8 (4.35%) GSM
11 6 (3.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.98%) MSI
General
1 33 (17.93%) Finance
2 17 (9.24%) Legal
3 16 (8.70%) Law
4 12 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.35%) Automotive
5 8 (4.35%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.17%) Advertising
7 3 (1.63%) Publishing
7 3 (1.63%) Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (19.02%) Analyst
2 29 (15.76%) Support Engineer
3 28 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (13.04%) IT Support
5 22 (11.96%) Support Analyst
6 19 (10.33%) Architect
6 19 (10.33%) Citrix Architect
7 13 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 11 (5.98%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (5.43%) Consultant
11 9 (4.89%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.89%) Citrix Consultant
12 8 (4.35%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Administrator
13 7 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
14 6 (3.26%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.35%) Flash
1 8 (4.35%) J2ME
1 8 (4.35%) SVG
1 8 (4.35%) OpenGL
1 8 (4.35%) Middleware
1 8 (4.35%) UIQ
1 8 (4.35%) Series 60
1 8 (4.35%) BREW
1 8 (4.35%) Qt
1 8 (4.35%) OpenAL
1 8 (4.35%) OpenCL
2 4 (2.17%) Web Services
3 3 (1.63%) .NET
3 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.63%) COM
4 2 (1.09%) Ajax
4 2 (1.09%) Java ME
4 2 (1.09%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.09%) WCF
4 2 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.59%) Blackberry
2 18 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.07%) iPhone
4 9 (4.89%) Clustering
5 8 (4.35%) MPEG
5 8 (4.35%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.26%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.72%) Replication
7 5 (2.72%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) iPad
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.09%) Derivative
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (35.87%) Windows 8
3 64 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (13.04%) Windows XP
7 14 (7.61%) Linux
7 14 (7.61%) Android
8 12 (6.52%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (4.35%) Nucleus RTOS
9 8 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 7 (3.80%) NetWare
11 6 (3.26%) UNIX
12 4 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.09%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.09%) SUSE
13 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.09%) CentOS
13 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.35%) ITIL
2 15 (8.15%) Patch Management
3 12 (6.52%) Document Management
4 11 (5.98%) Service Delivery
5 10 (5.43%) Mentoring
6 9 (4.89%) Project Management
6 9 (4.89%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.35%) Mobile Commerce
7 8 (4.35%) DRM
7 8 (4.35%) Speech Recognition
7 8 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 7 (3.80%) Incident Management
8 7 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.26%) Software Deployment
9 6 (3.26%) Migration
9 6 (3.26%) Change Management
10 5 (2.72%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (2.72%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (2.17%) Application Discovery
11 4 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.59%) SQL
2 17 (9.24%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.07%) Java
4 9 (4.89%) C
4 9 (4.89%) VBScript
5 8 (4.35%) C++
6 6 (3.26%) VB
7 2 (1.09%) Python
7 2 (1.09%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.09%) AWK
7 2 (1.09%) sed
7 2 (1.09%) Perl
7 2 (1.09%) C#
8 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 27 (14.67%) MCSE
4 22 (11.96%) MCITP
5 21 (11.41%) MCP
6 19 (10.33%) Degree
7 17 (9.24%) CCNA
7 17 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (8.15%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (7.61%) MCTS
10 13 (7.07%) CCA
11 12 (6.52%) MCSA
12 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared
13 9 (4.89%) CCEE
13 9 (4.89%) CCIA
14 6 (3.26%) NCDA
14 6 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (3.26%) MCDST
15 5 (2.72%) A+ Certification
15 5 (2.72%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) GMP
2 1 (0.54%) GLP
System Software
1 87 (47.28%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.76%) XenApp
3 28 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 21 (11.41%) Hyper-V
6 18 (9.78%) XenServer
7 14 (7.61%) vSphere
8 9 (4.89%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.09%) Firmware
10 2 (1.09%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.54%) Xen
11 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (17.39%) SCCM
2 5 (2.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (2.72%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.72%) WSUS
3 4 (2.17%) SCOM
3 4 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.09%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.09%) MOM
4 2 (1.09%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.54%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 108 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 63 (34.24%) Citrix
3 44 (23.91%) VMware
4 23 (12.50%) Cisco
5 19 (10.33%) AppSense
6 13 (7.07%) Dell
7 10 (5.43%) Symbian
7 10 (5.43%) HP
8 8 (4.35%) Symantec
8 8 (4.35%) NetApp
9 7 (3.80%) Adobe
9 7 (3.80%) McAfee
9 7 (3.80%) Sage
10 6 (3.26%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.26%) Veeam
10 6 (3.26%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.26%) Wyse
11 5 (2.72%) Apple
11 5 (2.72%) Trend Micro
11 5 (2.72%) Sophos
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