The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.83% 0.39% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 3.03% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.17% 12.99% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the Midlands

Windows 7
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £9.25 - 9.25 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 2 days ago