The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 51 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.26% 1.87% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.46% 6.62% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 13
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +70.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £40,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 136 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.27% 28.27% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 179 105 161
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 12 £32,500 -18.75%
Wirral - 1 - -
Birkenhead - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (40.00%) MCP
7 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (35.00%) Thin Client
7 7 (35.00%) Fat Client
7 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) VPN
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) iPhone
8 5 (25.00%) SCCM
8 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (25.00%) MCITP
8 5 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) XenApp
9 4 (20.00%) XenServer
9 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) VLAN
1 5 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (35.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (35.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (25.00%) iPhone
4 2 (10.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) CAD
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCP
3 5 (25.00%) MCITP
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 3 (15.00%) MCSA
5 3 (15.00%) MCDST
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) CCA
6 1 (5.00%) VCAP
6 1 (5.00%) CCEE
6 1 (5.00%) CCIA
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
2 4 (20.00%) XenServer
2 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Facebook
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter
4 3 (15.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (10.00%) Sage
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lloyds IP
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago