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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 101 110 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 80 74 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.41% 1.91% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.31% 7.40% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 55
Average salary £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,559 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -11.47%
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
776 1000 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.39% 25.87% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 641 834 911
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +7 3 £30,000 -
Stockport +5 1 £40,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £21,000 -
Salford - 1 - -
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (63.02%) Microsoft
3 96 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 85 (44.27%) MS Excel
5 74 (38.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (36.98%) Citrix
6 71 (36.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 66 (34.38%) ITIL
7 66 (34.38%) MS Office
8 64 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 60 (31.25%) VMware
10 54 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (24.48%) MS Exchange
12 43 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 42 (21.88%) Windows XP
14 41 (21.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 39 (20.31%) LAN
16 38 (19.79%) WAN
17 34 (17.71%) Security Cleared
17 34 (17.71%) XenApp
18 33 (17.19%) SCCM
18 33 (17.19%) Firewall
18 33 (17.19%) Finance
18 33 (17.19%) DNS
18 33 (17.19%) SharePoint
19 32 (16.67%) MCITP
20 30 (15.63%) Hyper-V
20 30 (15.63%) XenDesktop
21 29 (15.10%) Microsoft App-V
21 29 (15.10%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 47 (24.48%) MS Exchange
2 33 (17.19%) SharePoint
3 28 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (9.38%) IIS
6 14 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (4.17%) Lync
10 6 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.56%) WorkSite
11 3 (1.56%) Apache
11 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.52%) Site Server
Applications
1 85 (44.27%) MS Excel
2 66 (34.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.04%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Sage 50
2 4 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 39 (20.31%) LAN
2 38 (19.79%) WAN
3 33 (17.19%) DNS
3 33 (17.19%) Firewall
4 28 (14.58%) DHCP
5 25 (13.02%) SAN
6 21 (10.94%) TCP/IP
6 21 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (9.38%) VPN
8 10 (5.21%) Wireless
8 10 (5.21%) iSCSI
9 8 (4.17%) Internet
10 7 (3.65%) MPLS
10 7 (3.65%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (3.13%) VoIP
11 6 (3.13%) VLAN
12 5 (2.60%) Intranet
13 4 (2.08%) SMS
14 2 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 33 (17.19%) Finance
2 28 (14.58%) Law
3 24 (12.50%) Legal
4 8 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.08%) Advertising
5 4 (2.08%) Publishing
6 2 (1.04%) Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (18.75%) Analyst
2 33 (17.19%) 2nd Line Support
3 28 (14.58%) Support Engineer
4 23 (11.98%) Architect
4 23 (11.98%) Citrix Architect
5 22 (11.46%) IT Support
6 18 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 17 (8.85%) Team Leader
8 13 (6.77%) Service Analyst
9 12 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (5.73%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 11 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.21%) Technical Team Leader
12 9 (4.69%) Citrix Consultant
12 9 (4.69%) Consultant
13 8 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
14 7 (3.65%) Desktop Support
14 7 (3.65%) Administrator
14 7 (3.65%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.13%) Web Services
2 3 (1.56%) .NET
2 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.56%) COM
2 3 (1.56%) X-Windows
3 2 (1.04%) Ajax
3 2 (1.04%) Java ME
3 2 (1.04%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.04%) WCF
3 2 (1.04%) SOAP
4 1 (0.52%) XML
4 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) Blackberry
2 15 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.69%) Clustering
4 8 (4.17%) iPhone
5 7 (3.65%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.65%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.65%) Thin Client
6 6 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.60%) iPad
7 5 (2.60%) Replication
8 4 (2.08%) Life Science
9 3 (1.56%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.04%) SecurID
10 2 (1.04%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.52%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (38.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 54 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (21.88%) Windows XP
6 41 (21.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.73%) Linux
8 8 (4.17%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (2.60%) NetWare
11 4 (2.08%) Android
12 2 (1.04%) CentOS
12 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.04%) UNIX
12 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.38%) ITIL
2 17 (8.85%) Patch Management
3 15 (7.81%) Incident Management
4 14 (7.29%) Document Management
5 13 (6.77%) Service Delivery
6 11 (5.73%) PRINCE2
7 10 (5.21%) ITIL V3
8 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (3.13%) Migration
10 5 (2.60%) Change Management
10 5 (2.60%) Project Management
10 5 (2.60%) Coaching
11 4 (2.08%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (2.08%) ERP
11 4 (2.08%) ITIL V2
11 4 (2.08%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.08%) Software Deployment
12 3 (1.56%) Data Analysis
12 3 (1.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.06%) SQL
2 22 (11.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.60%) C
3 5 (2.60%) Java
4 4 (2.08%) VBScript
4 4 (2.08%) VB
5 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.04%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (36.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (17.71%) Security Cleared
3 32 (16.67%) MCITP
4 28 (14.58%) MCSE
5 26 (13.54%) MCP
6 22 (11.46%) CCNA
6 22 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (10.94%) Citrix Certification
8 19 (9.90%) CCA
8 19 (9.90%) MCTS
9 14 (7.29%) SC Cleared
9 14 (7.29%) Degree
9 14 (7.29%) MCSA
9 14 (7.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (7.29%) MCDST
10 13 (6.77%) CCEE
10 13 (6.77%) CCIA
11 12 (6.25%) MOS
11 12 (6.25%) A+ Certification
12 10 (5.21%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.94%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) GMP
3 1 (0.52%) GLP
System Software
1 96 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 43 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.71%) XenApp
4 30 (15.63%) XenDesktop
4 30 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 29 (15.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (9.38%) XenServer
7 16 (8.33%) vSphere
8 9 (4.69%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.60%) NFS
9 5 (2.60%) Xen
10 3 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.04%) Firmware
11 2 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (17.19%) SCCM
2 9 (4.69%) SCOM
3 8 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.13%) WSUS
4 6 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.08%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.04%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.04%) EMC Navisphere
7 2 (1.04%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 121 (63.02%) Microsoft
2 71 (36.98%) Citrix
3 60 (31.25%) VMware
4 29 (15.10%) Cisco
5 25 (13.02%) AppSense
6 21 (10.94%) Dell
7 20 (10.42%) NetApp
8 16 (8.33%) Wyse
9 15 (7.81%) HP
10 13 (6.77%) CheckPoint
11 12 (6.25%) McAfee
12 10 (5.21%) Symantec
13 8 (4.17%) SolarWinds
14 7 (3.65%) Adobe
15 6 (3.13%) Sage
16 5 (2.60%) Trend Micro
16 5 (2.60%) IBM
16 5 (2.60%) Avaya
16 5 (2.60%) Veeam
17 4 (2.08%) 3PAR
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and flexi time
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