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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 156 121 138
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 97 164 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 2.46% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.35% 10.28% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 130 92
Median salary £27,500 £24,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £40,000 £36,800
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +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
1319 1596 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.75% 23.93% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1293 1340
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -35 52 £33,750 +29.80% 15
Cheshire +13 30 £23,500 +9.30% 6
Lancashire +8 6 £14,000 -37.07% 3
Merseyside -21 5 £27,500 -11.29% 2
Cumbria +5 4 £40,000 +39.13%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 200 (100.00%) Windows
2 136 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 116 (58.00%) Active Directory
4 90 (45.00%) MS Office
5 80 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 71 (35.50%) Windows Server
7 69 (34.50%) MS Exchange
8 63 (31.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 60 (30.00%) Citrix
10 59 (29.50%) ITIL
11 52 (26.00%) Windows 10
12 51 (25.50%) Windows 8
13 50 (25.00%) VMware
14 49 (24.50%) SCCM
15 48 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 39 (19.50%) MCSA
17 36 (18.00%) DNS
17 36 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
19 34 (17.00%) VPN
20 33 (16.50%) DHCP
20 33 (16.50%) Finance
21 32 (16.00%) Firewall
22 31 (15.50%) SLA
22 31 (15.50%) Cisco
22 31 (15.50%) MCP
23 30 (15.00%) Degree
24 29 (14.50%) PowerShell
24 29 (14.50%) Office 365
25 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills

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 69 (34.50%) MS Exchange
2 35 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 19 (9.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.50%) CMS
7 5 (2.50%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.00%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 90 (45.00%) MS Office
2 80 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 19 (9.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (5.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.50%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.50%) Office 365
2 6 (3.00%) Google Apps
3 4 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.00%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.00%) DNS
2 34 (17.00%) VPN
3 33 (16.50%) DHCP
4 32 (16.00%) Firewall
5 25 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 15 (7.50%) LAN
7 13 (6.50%) WAN
8 11 (5.50%) VoIP
9 8 (4.00%) Internet
10 5 (2.50%) VLAN
10 5 (2.50%) Wireless
11 4 (2.00%) 802.11
11 4 (2.00%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.00%) SAN
12 3 (1.50%) Network Security
12 3 (1.50%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.00%) HTTPS
13 2 (1.00%) MPLS
13 2 (1.00%) SSH
13 2 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.50%) Power BI
3 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 13 (6.50%) InstallShield
3 7 (3.50%) MSI
4 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (16.50%) Finance
2 20 (10.00%) Legal
3 13 (6.50%) Retail
4 12 (6.00%) German Language
5 11 (5.50%) French Language
5 11 (5.50%) Law
6 9 (4.50%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.50%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.50%) Banking
9 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (1.00%) Danish Language
9 2 (1.00%) Norwegian Language
9 2 (1.00%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (27.50%) Analyst
2 46 (23.00%) Support Engineer
3 40 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 30 (15.00%) IT Support
5 28 (14.00%) Service Analyst
6 27 (13.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 25 (12.50%) Support Analyst
8 21 (10.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 20 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (9.00%) Applications Engineer
11 16 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 16 (8.00%) Applications Packager
11 16 (8.00%) Applications Support
11 16 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
12 14 (7.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (6.00%) IT Analyst
13 12 (6.00%) IT Engineer
14 11 (5.50%) Coordinator
14 11 (5.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.00%) 802.1X
1 4 (2.00%) WAP
1 4 (2.00%) Web Services
2 2 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (0.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.00%) Blackberry
3 17 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.00%) CMDB
5 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.50%) Life Science
6 4 (2.00%) AS400
6 4 (2.00%) iPad
6 4 (2.00%) iSeries
6 4 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.50%) iPhone
7 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.00%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.00%) IVR
8 2 (1.00%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.00%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 200 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (35.50%) Windows Server
3 63 (31.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (26.00%) Windows 10
5 51 (25.50%) Windows 8
6 36 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (8.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (7.50%) Windows XP
9 11 (5.50%) Mac OS X
10 8 (4.00%) Windows NT
11 7 (3.50%) Linux
11 7 (3.50%) Mac OS
12 6 (3.00%) Windows Vista
13 5 (2.50%) Android
13 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.50%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.00%) VMS
15 1 (0.50%) CentOS
15 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.50%) ITIL
2 27 (13.50%) Service Delivery
3 21 (10.50%) Software Deployment
4 11 (5.50%) Application Discovery
4 11 (5.50%) Document Management
4 11 (5.50%) Workflow
5 10 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (5.00%) Line Management
5 10 (5.00%) Ticket Management
6 9 (4.50%) Expense Management
7 8 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (4.00%) Service Management
8 7 (3.50%) Application Virtualisation
9 6 (3.00%) Application Packaging
9 6 (3.00%) Email Filtering
9 6 (3.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.00%) Migration
9 6 (3.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.50%) PowerShell
2 24 (12.00%) SQL
3 23 (11.50%) VBScript
4 12 (6.00%) VB
5 3 (1.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.00%) C#
6 2 (1.00%) VBA
7 1 (0.50%) C
7 1 (0.50%) C++
7 1 (0.50%) Java
7 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (19.50%) MCSA
3 31 (15.50%) MCP
4 30 (15.00%) Degree
5 24 (12.00%) MCSE
6 21 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (10.00%) CCNA
8 16 (8.00%) MCT
8 16 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 15 (7.50%) SC Cleared
10 14 (7.00%) MCITP
11 11 (5.50%) MOS
12 7 (3.50%) MCTS
13 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.50%) MCDST
14 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.50%) SLA
2 5 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (58.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (13.50%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (4.50%) Terminal Server
5 9 (4.50%) Terminal Services
6 8 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.50%) XenApp
8 3 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.00%) XenServer
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (24.50%) SCCM
2 9 (4.50%) WSUS
3 6 (3.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.50%) AirWatch
4 5 (2.50%) AppDNA
5 4 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.00%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.50%) SCOM
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.50%) DameWare
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 136 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 60 (30.00%) Citrix
3 50 (25.00%) VMware
4 31 (15.50%) Cisco
5 19 (9.50%) Apple
5 19 (9.50%) iManage
6 13 (6.50%) Intel Security
7 10 (5.00%) Adobe
8 9 (4.50%) Interwoven
9 8 (4.00%) AppSense
9 8 (4.00%) Google
9 8 (4.00%) Veeam
10 7 (3.50%) Avaya
11 6 (3.00%) HP
12 5 (2.50%) BMC
13 4 (2.00%) IBM
13 4 (2.00%) Lotus
13 4 (2.00%) Mitel
13 4 (2.00%) NetApp
13 4 (2.00%) Sophos
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