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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 115 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 122 164 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.16% 2.53% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.78% 10.94% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 96 116 104
Average salary £25,591 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £34,850
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
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
1247 1499 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.03% 23.10% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 1237 1444
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Manchester -7 77 £28,000 +7.69% 11
Cheshire +6 21 £22,000 -34.32% 5
Cumbria - 11 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire 0 8 £26,000 -13.33%
Merseyside -4 5 £30,500 +10.90% 2
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 283 (100.00%) Windows
2 201 (71.02%) Active Directory
3 190 (67.14%) Microsoft
4 147 (51.94%) MS Office
5 133 (47.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 122 (43.11%) Windows Server
7 120 (42.40%) MS Excel
8 117 (41.34%) ITIL
9 96 (33.92%) Citrix
10 95 (33.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 91 (32.16%) MS Exchange
12 81 (28.62%) Windows 8
13 79 (27.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 79 (27.92%) Finance
14 77 (27.21%) VPN
15 71 (25.09%) VMware
16 69 (24.38%) Blackberry
17 66 (23.32%) TCP/IP
18 64 (22.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 62 (21.91%) SLA
19 62 (21.91%) LAN
20 59 (20.85%) Cisco
21 55 (19.43%) MCP
22 52 (18.37%) CCNA
22 52 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
23 51 (18.02%) Windows XP
24 50 (17.67%) WAN
25 49 (17.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
26 47 (16.61%) Windows Server 2003
26 47 (16.61%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 91 (32.16%) MS Exchange
2 64 (22.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (17.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 29 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.95%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.83%) CMS
7 8 (2.83%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.77%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.77%) IIS
9 4 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 147 (51.94%) MS Office
2 120 (42.40%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.35%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.49%) Office 365
2 15 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 77 (27.21%) VPN
2 66 (23.32%) TCP/IP
3 62 (21.91%) LAN
4 50 (17.67%) WAN
5 47 (16.61%) DNS
6 45 (15.90%) DHCP
7 36 (12.72%) Firewall
8 22 (7.77%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (6.71%) Internet
10 17 (6.01%) VLAN
11 15 (5.30%) SAN
11 15 (5.30%) VoIP
12 6 (2.12%) Wireless
13 4 (1.41%) CTI
13 4 (1.41%) NAS
14 3 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (1.06%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.06%) Network Security
14 3 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (0.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.83%) InstallShield
2 7 (2.47%) Wise Package Studio
3 5 (1.77%) MSI
General
1 79 (27.92%) Finance
2 39 (13.78%) Law
3 36 (12.72%) Legal
4 17 (6.01%) Banking
5 13 (4.59%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.47%) Retail
8 6 (2.12%) German Language
9 4 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.71%) French Language
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Marketing
12 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 104 (36.75%) Analyst
2 71 (25.09%) IT Support
3 65 (22.97%) 2nd Line Support
4 63 (22.26%) Support Engineer
5 56 (19.79%) Service Analyst
6 55 (19.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 40 (14.13%) Support Analyst
8 34 (12.01%) IT Engineer
9 30 (10.60%) IT Support Engineer
10 27 (9.54%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (9.54%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
11 24 (8.48%) IT Analyst
12 23 (8.13%) Desktop Support
13 22 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (6.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 19 (6.71%) Support Technician
14 19 (6.71%) Technical Support
15 18 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 18 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Technician
15 18 (6.36%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) Web Services
2 2 (0.71%) WAP
2 2 (0.71%) XML
3 1 (0.35%) .NET
3 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 69 (24.38%) Blackberry
2 31 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.54%) iPad
4 23 (8.13%) iPhone
5 16 (5.65%) Management Information System
6 15 (5.30%) Data Centre
7 9 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.47%) Driving Licence
8 7 (2.47%) Life Science
8 7 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.12%) CMDB
9 6 (2.12%) Fat Client
9 6 (2.12%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.77%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.41%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (1.06%) FlexPod
12 3 (1.06%) Statistics
13 2 (0.71%) AS400
13 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 283 (100.00%) Windows
2 133 (47.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 122 (43.11%) Windows Server
4 81 (28.62%) Windows 8
5 79 (27.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (18.02%) Windows XP
7 47 (16.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (14.84%) Windows 10
9 11 (3.89%) Android
10 8 (2.83%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.12%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.06%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (1.06%) Linux
13 3 (1.06%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.71%) VMS
14 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (41.34%) ITIL
2 30 (10.60%) Service Management
3 20 (7.07%) Ticket Management
4 19 (6.71%) Service Delivery
5 18 (6.36%) Server Virtualisation
6 17 (6.01%) Document Management
7 11 (3.89%) Software Deployment
8 10 (3.53%) Line Management
9 9 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.18%) ITIL V3
9 9 (3.18%) Mentoring
9 9 (3.18%) Workflow
10 8 (2.83%) Expense Management
11 7 (2.47%) Application Discovery
11 7 (2.47%) Coaching
11 7 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (2.47%) PRINCE2
11 7 (2.47%) Wealth Management
12 6 (2.12%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.83%) SQL
2 18 (6.36%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.59%) VBScript
4 6 (2.12%) VB
5 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (33.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (19.43%) MCP
3 52 (18.37%) CCNA
3 52 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (13.07%) MCSA
5 30 (10.60%) MCSE
6 28 (9.89%) Degree
7 27 (9.54%) MCTS
8 26 (9.19%) MCITP
9 18 (6.36%) MCDST
10 13 (4.59%) CCNP
10 13 (4.59%) MOS
11 12 (4.24%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.83%) MCT
14 7 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (2.12%) SC Cleared
15 6 (2.12%) Security Cleared
16 5 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (1.06%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (21.91%) SLA
2 4 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 201 (71.02%) Active Directory
2 37 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.25%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.42%) Terminal Services
5 17 (6.01%) XenDesktop
6 15 (5.30%) Terminal Server
6 15 (5.30%) XenApp
7 7 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.12%) vSphere
9 4 (1.41%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (16.25%) SCCM
2 11 (3.89%) SCOM
3 7 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.06%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.06%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.71%) AppDNA
6 2 (0.71%) ThinApp
6 2 (0.71%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.35%) DameWare
7 1 (0.35%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 190 (67.14%) Microsoft
2 96 (33.92%) Citrix
3 71 (25.09%) VMware
4 59 (20.85%) Cisco
5 28 (9.89%) Intel Security
6 20 (7.07%) Dell
7 17 (6.01%) AppSense
8 14 (4.95%) Juniper
9 13 (4.59%) HP
10 11 (3.89%) Apple
10 11 (3.89%) Interwoven
10 11 (3.89%) NetApp
10 11 (3.89%) Veeam
11 10 (3.53%) iManage
12 8 (2.83%) Remedy
13 7 (2.47%) Sophos
13 7 (2.47%) Symantec
14 5 (1.77%) Lotus
14 5 (1.77%) SAP
15 4 (1.41%) Sun
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