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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / North West
Rank 148 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 114 155 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.91% 2.73% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.32% 11.18% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 98 125 153
Median salary £24,750 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +1.85%

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
1223 1387 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.46% 24.45% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1140 1505
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -29 78 £25,000 - 18
Cheshire -10 25 £24,000 +6.66% 6
Merseyside -4 6 £42,500 +63.46% 3
Lancashire -11 5 £17,000 -25.80% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 282 (100.00%) Windows
2 186 (65.96%) Microsoft
3 166 (58.87%) Active Directory
4 109 (38.65%) MS Office
5 100 (35.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 99 (35.11%) Windows Server
7 92 (32.62%) MS Exchange
8 89 (31.56%) Windows 10
9 84 (29.79%) Windows 8
10 81 (28.72%) ITIL
11 80 (28.37%) MS Excel
12 68 (24.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 62 (21.99%) Citrix
14 61 (21.63%) Office 365
15 56 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 50 (17.73%) VMware
17 44 (15.60%) DNS
18 42 (14.89%) SharePoint
18 42 (14.89%) Hyper-V
19 40 (14.18%) Cisco
20 39 (13.83%) VPN
21 38 (13.48%) DHCP
21 38 (13.48%) TCP/IP
22 35 (12.41%) Degree
23 34 (12.06%) SCCM
24 33 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
24 33 (11.70%) Service Management
25 31 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
26 30 (10.64%) MCP
26 30 (10.64%) SQL Server

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 92 (32.62%) MS Exchange
2 42 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 33 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.90%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.06%) IIS
7 3 (1.06%) Site Server
8 1 (0.35%) Zimbra
Applications
1 109 (38.65%) MS Office
2 80 (28.37%) MS Excel
3 21 (7.45%) Acrobat
3 21 (7.45%) Camtasia
3 21 (7.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (7.45%) Snagit
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 9 (3.19%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.71%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.35%) BPCS
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 61 (21.63%) Office 365
2 4 (1.42%) G Suite
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.42%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 44 (15.60%) DNS
2 39 (13.83%) VPN
3 38 (13.48%) DHCP
3 38 (13.48%) TCP/IP
4 28 (9.93%) Firewall
5 27 (9.57%) LAN
5 27 (9.57%) VoIP
5 27 (9.57%) WAN
6 15 (5.32%) Remote Desktop
7 14 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (4.61%) Skype
9 7 (2.48%) VLAN
9 7 (2.48%) WLAN
10 6 (2.13%) Bluetooth
10 6 (2.13%) DVB
10 6 (2.13%) GPRS
10 6 (2.13%) GSM
10 6 (2.13%) NFC
10 6 (2.13%) UMTS
10 6 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.13%) Ant
1 6 (2.13%) JUnit
2 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (10.28%) Finance
2 28 (9.93%) German Language
3 23 (8.16%) French Language
4 12 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.19%) Marketing
6 7 (2.48%) Automotive
6 7 (2.48%) Retail
7 6 (2.13%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.06%) Banking
9 3 (1.06%) Legal
10 2 (0.71%) Advertising
10 2 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.71%) Law
10 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (25.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 69 (24.47%) Analyst
3 54 (19.15%) Support Engineer
4 47 (16.67%) IT Support
5 35 (12.41%) Support Analyst
6 33 (11.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 33 (11.70%) Trainer
7 30 (10.64%) 1st Line Support
8 29 (10.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 29 (10.28%) Support Technician
9 26 (9.22%) Service Analyst
10 25 (8.87%) IT Analyst
11 23 (8.16%) IT Trainer
12 22 (7.80%) Help Desk Support
13 21 (7.45%) Service Desk Analyst
14 20 (7.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 20 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support Technician
15 19 (6.74%) IT Support Analyst
16 18 (6.38%) IT Engineer
17 17 (6.03%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.13%) BREW
1 6 (2.13%) Flash
1 6 (2.13%) J2EE
1 6 (2.13%) J2ME
1 6 (2.13%) Middleware
1 6 (2.13%) OpenAL
1 6 (2.13%) OpenCL
1 6 (2.13%) OpenGL
1 6 (2.13%) Qt
1 6 (2.13%) Series 60
1 6 (2.13%) SVG
1 6 (2.13%) UIQ
2 4 (1.42%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.71%) .NET
3 2 (0.71%) CSS
3 2 (0.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.35%) COM
4 1 (0.35%) FFmpeg
4 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.38%) CMDB
2 16 (5.67%) iPhone
3 12 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.26%) iPad
4 9 (3.19%) FMCG
5 7 (2.48%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.48%) Smartphone
6 6 (2.13%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.13%) MPEG
7 5 (1.77%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.42%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.42%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.06%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.06%) Life Science
9 3 (1.06%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.71%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.71%) CCTV
10 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 282 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (35.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (35.11%) Windows Server
4 89 (31.56%) Windows 10
5 84 (29.79%) Windows 8
6 68 (24.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (8.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (7.45%) Windows XP
9 14 (4.96%) Linux
10 13 (4.61%) Mac OS X
11 12 (4.26%) Android
11 12 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (2.13%) Nucleus RTOS
13 5 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.77%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.06%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.71%) CentOS
15 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (28.72%) ITIL
2 33 (11.70%) Service Management
3 18 (6.38%) Service Delivery
4 17 (6.03%) ERP
4 17 (6.03%) Mentoring
5 16 (5.67%) Problem Management
6 10 (3.55%) CRM
6 10 (3.55%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (3.19%) Data Protection
8 7 (2.48%) Application Virtualisation
9 6 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (2.13%) DRM
9 6 (2.13%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (2.13%) Migration
9 6 (2.13%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (2.13%) Software Deployment
9 6 (2.13%) Software Engineering
9 6 (2.13%) Speech Recognition
10 5 (1.77%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.28%) SQL
2 23 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.96%) Java
4 11 (3.90%) VBScript
5 10 (3.55%) C
6 8 (2.84%) C++
7 4 (1.42%) VB
8 2 (0.71%) C#
8 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (12.41%) Degree
3 30 (10.64%) MCP
3 30 (10.64%) MOS
4 27 (9.57%) MCITP
4 27 (9.57%) MCSE
5 25 (8.87%) MCSA
6 17 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (4.26%) CCNA
8 11 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.90%) Security Cleared
9 9 (3.19%) MCTS
10 6 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.13%) MCT
11 5 (1.77%) MCDST
12 4 (1.42%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.06%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.06%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.38%) SLA
2 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.71%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 166 (58.87%) Active Directory
2 42 (14.89%) Hyper-V
3 31 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.67%) Terminal Services
5 10 (3.55%) XenApp
6 8 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (2.13%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.77%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.42%) vSphere
10 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.35%) pfSense
11 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.35%) Xen
11 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (12.06%) SCCM
2 9 (3.19%) SCOrch
3 8 (2.84%) WSUS
4 5 (1.77%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.77%) SCOM
5 3 (1.06%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.35%) Cacti
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.35%) Graylog
7 1 (0.35%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.35%) Nagios
7 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 186 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 62 (21.99%) Citrix
3 50 (17.73%) VMware
4 40 (14.18%) Cisco
5 24 (8.51%) HP
6 23 (8.16%) Adobe
7 21 (7.45%) iManage
8 14 (4.96%) Apple
8 14 (4.96%) Intel Security
9 11 (3.90%) AppSense
10 9 (3.19%) Dell
10 9 (3.19%) SAP
11 6 (2.13%) Intel
11 6 (2.13%) Sage
11 6 (2.13%) Symbian
12 5 (1.77%) Google
12 5 (1.77%) Meraki
13 4 (1.42%) F5
13 4 (1.42%) Spiceworks
14 3 (1.06%) MobileIron
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