The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 47 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.00% 1.10% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 4.93% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 11
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £36,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,939 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -6.08%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
171 142 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.50% 22.40% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 149 128 190
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Merseyside region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Windows 7
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
Liverpool +11 4 £18,250 -47.85% 4
St Helens - 4 - - 1
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 13 (43.33%) ITIL
4 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
5 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (40.00%) MCP
5 12 (40.00%) MCSE
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (40.00%) Manufacturing
6 10 (33.33%) VLAN
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) DNS
8 7 (23.33%) DHCP
9 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (16.67%) Marketing
10 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
10 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
10 5 (16.67%) SCCM
10 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.67%) iPhone

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) VLAN
2 7 (23.33%) DHCP
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (16.67%) VPN
4 5 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) SSL
4 5 (16.67%) Intranet
4 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 12 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Server Support
2 11 (36.67%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (30.00%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) ICT Technician
4 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Technician
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (16.67%) VLE
1 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 5 (16.67%) iPhone
2 2 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (53.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) Coaching
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) VB
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) MCP
1 12 (40.00%) MCSE
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Sage
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