The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 132 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 106 161 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.90% 2.53% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.51% 11.04% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 86 115 128
Median salary £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -1.88%
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1246 1458 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.29% 22.87% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1202 1500
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the North West

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows 7
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 59 £27,500 +5.76% 8
Cheshire +11 19 £25,500 -15.00% 5
Lancashire +13 16 £25,000 +5.26% 4
Cumbria +11 8 £35,000 +400.00% 3
Merseyside -22 5 £25,500 +14.60% 2
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 158 (65.56%) Microsoft
2 158 (65.56%) Active Directory
3 124 (51.45%) MS Office
4 115 (47.72%) MS Excel
5 105 (43.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (35.68%) Windows Server
7 85 (35.27%) ITIL
8 82 (34.02%) MS Exchange
9 77 (31.95%) Citrix
10 62 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 62 (25.73%) Finance
11 60 (24.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 57 (23.65%) VMware
13 53 (21.99%) TCP/IP
13 53 (21.99%) SLA
14 51 (21.16%) VPN
15 49 (20.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 46 (19.09%) Cisco
17 45 (18.67%) Blackberry
17 45 (18.67%) LAN
17 45 (18.67%) Windows 8
18 44 (18.26%) SCCM
19 41 (17.01%) DNS
19 41 (17.01%) MCP
19 41 (17.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 40 (16.60%) Windows XP
21 39 (16.18%) Legal
21 39 (16.18%) Windows 10
22 38 (15.77%) DHCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (34.02%) MS Exchange
2 49 (20.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (17.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 25 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.98%) CMS
7 9 (3.73%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.90%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.66%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.83%) IIS
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 124 (51.45%) MS Office
2 115 (47.72%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.28%) Office 365
2 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.41%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 53 (21.99%) TCP/IP
2 51 (21.16%) VPN
3 45 (18.67%) LAN
4 41 (17.01%) DNS
5 38 (15.77%) DHCP
6 31 (12.86%) WAN
7 26 (10.79%) Firewall
8 13 (5.39%) VoIP
9 12 (4.98%) Internet
10 11 (4.56%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (4.15%) VLAN
12 9 (3.73%) SAN
13 7 (2.90%) Wireless
14 6 (2.49%) CTI
15 3 (1.24%) IP Telephony
15 3 (1.24%) Network Security
16 2 (0.83%) MPLS
16 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
16 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
17 1 (0.41%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.24%) Power BI
4 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Wise Package Studio
2 13 (5.39%) InstallShield
3 9 (3.73%) MSI
General
1 62 (25.73%) Finance
2 39 (16.18%) Legal
3 30 (12.45%) Law
4 14 (5.81%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.15%) Banking
5 10 (4.15%) Retail
6 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.07%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.24%) German Language
9 2 (0.83%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 85 (35.27%) Analyst
2 57 (23.65%) Support Engineer
3 54 (22.41%) IT Support
4 46 (19.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 45 (18.67%) Service Analyst
6 44 (18.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 38 (15.77%) Support Analyst
8 26 (10.79%) IT Engineer
9 23 (9.54%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (9.54%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 22 (9.13%) IT Support Engineer
11 21 (8.71%) IT Analyst
12 19 (7.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 19 (7.88%) Desktop Support
13 18 (7.47%) IT Support Analyst
14 17 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (6.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 16 (6.64%) Applications Engineer
15 16 (6.64%) Support Technician
15 16 (6.64%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.66%) WAP
2 3 (1.24%) Web Services
3 2 (0.83%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.67%) Blackberry
2 31 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.15%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.15%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.73%) CMDB
5 9 (3.73%) Life Science
6 6 (2.49%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.49%) iPad
6 6 (2.49%) iPhone
6 6 (2.49%) Thin Client
7 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.66%) AS400
8 4 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.66%) iSeries
9 3 (1.24%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.24%) Statistics
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) HP StoreVirtual
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (43.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (35.68%) Windows Server
4 60 (24.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (18.67%) Windows 8
6 40 (16.60%) Windows XP
7 39 (16.18%) Windows 10
8 38 (15.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.32%) Windows NT
10 7 (2.90%) Android
11 5 (2.07%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.07%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.24%) Linux
12 3 (1.24%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.83%) VMS
13 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.41%) AIX
14 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (35.27%) ITIL
2 22 (9.13%) Service Delivery
2 22 (9.13%) Ticket Management
3 17 (7.05%) Document Management
3 17 (7.05%) Software Deployment
4 14 (5.81%) Workflow
5 13 (5.39%) Service Management
6 12 (4.98%) Expense Management
7 9 (3.73%) Application Discovery
8 8 (3.32%) Application Packaging
8 8 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.32%) Line Management
9 7 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (2.90%) Mentoring
10 6 (2.49%) Email Filtering
10 6 (2.49%) Incident Management
10 6 (2.49%) ITSM
10 6 (2.49%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (2.49%) Project Management
10 6 (2.49%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.54%) SQL
2 21 (8.71%) PowerShell
3 19 (7.88%) VBScript
4 9 (3.73%) VB
5 6 (2.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.83%) VBA
7 1 (0.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 62 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (17.01%) MCP
3 37 (15.35%) MCSA
4 35 (14.52%) CCNA
4 35 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (9.54%) MCSE
6 20 (8.30%) Degree
7 18 (7.47%) MCITP
8 14 (5.81%) Security Cleared
9 13 (5.39%) MCTS
9 13 (5.39%) SC Cleared
10 12 (4.98%) MCT
11 9 (3.73%) MCDST
12 5 (2.07%) MOS
13 4 (1.66%) CCNP
13 4 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.24%) A+ Certification
14 3 (1.24%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (21.99%) SLA
2 7 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 158 (65.56%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.37%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.47%) Terminal Services
5 15 (6.22%) XenDesktop
6 14 (5.81%) Terminal Server
7 10 (4.15%) XenApp
8 9 (3.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.24%) vSphere
11 2 (0.83%) XenServer
12 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (18.26%) SCCM
2 5 (2.07%) AppDNA
2 5 (2.07%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.66%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.24%) SCOM
5 2 (0.83%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.41%) DameWare
6 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 158 (65.56%) Microsoft
2 77 (31.95%) Citrix
3 57 (23.65%) VMware
4 46 (19.09%) Cisco
5 17 (7.05%) Intel Security
6 13 (5.39%) iManage
7 12 (4.98%) Interwoven
8 11 (4.56%) AppSense
9 10 (4.15%) Veeam
10 9 (3.73%) NetApp
11 8 (3.32%) Apple
11 8 (3.32%) Sophos
12 7 (2.90%) Dell
12 7 (2.90%) Lotus
13 6 (2.49%) Mitel
14 5 (2.07%) BMC
14 5 (2.07%) Juniper
15 4 (1.66%) IBM
15 4 (1.66%) Infor
15 4 (1.66%) IronPort
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