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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 152 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 91 165 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.55% 2.53% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.30% 10.88% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75 128 123
Median salary £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £18,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -
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 1516 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.25% 23.22% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1222 1453
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.93%
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 £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -50 44 £30,000 +15.38% 12
Cheshire +10 25 £25,250 -12.17% 9
Lancashire +17 12 £21,750 -1.69% 4
Cumbria +2 7 £40,000 +201.88% 1
Merseyside -26 4 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Windows
2 137 (63.72%) Microsoft
3 129 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 102 (47.44%) MS Office
5 93 (43.26%) MS Excel
6 83 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (35.35%) Windows Server
8 74 (34.42%) MS Exchange
9 73 (33.95%) Citrix
10 70 (32.56%) ITIL
11 53 (24.65%) Finance
12 48 (22.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 48 (22.33%) SCCM
13 45 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 43 (20.00%) VMware
15 41 (19.07%) SLA
16 40 (18.60%) Blackberry
16 40 (18.60%) Windows 10
17 38 (17.67%) VPN
17 38 (17.67%) Exchange Server 2010
18 37 (17.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 36 (16.74%) Legal
19 36 (16.74%) Windows 8
20 35 (16.28%) MCSA
21 34 (15.81%) Cisco
21 34 (15.81%) TCP/IP
22 32 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
23 30 (13.95%) SQL Server
24 29 (13.49%) MCP
24 29 (13.49%) Firewall

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 74 (34.42%) MS Exchange
2 38 (17.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (17.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (6.51%) CMS
5 14 (6.51%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.79%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.86%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.47%) IIS
11 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 102 (47.44%) MS Office
2 93 (43.26%) MS Excel
3 15 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.02%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.93%) Google Drive
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.67%) VPN
2 34 (15.81%) TCP/IP
3 29 (13.49%) Firewall
4 27 (12.56%) DNS
5 26 (12.09%) DHCP
5 26 (12.09%) LAN
6 18 (8.37%) WAN
7 9 (4.19%) VoIP
8 7 (3.26%) Internet
9 6 (2.79%) CTI
9 6 (2.79%) VLAN
10 5 (2.33%) SAN
11 4 (1.86%) NetScaler
11 4 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.40%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.40%) Network Security
12 3 (1.40%) Wireless
13 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.47%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.40%) Power BI
2 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (7.91%) Wise Package Studio
2 16 (7.44%) InstallShield
3 9 (4.19%) MSI
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (24.65%) Finance
2 36 (16.74%) Legal
3 24 (11.16%) Law
4 9 (4.19%) Banking
4 9 (4.19%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.19%) Retail
5 5 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.33%) German Language
6 3 (1.40%) French Language
6 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Danish Language
7 2 (0.93%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (0.93%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 67 (31.16%) Analyst
2 51 (23.72%) Support Engineer
3 40 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support
3 40 (18.60%) IT Support
3 40 (18.60%) Service Analyst
4 39 (18.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 31 (14.42%) Support Analyst
6 20 (9.30%) IT Engineer
7 19 (8.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 19 (8.84%) Applications Engineer
8 17 (7.91%) Applications Packager
8 17 (7.91%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (7.91%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (7.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 16 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (7.44%) IT Analyst
10 15 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (6.98%) Applications Support
10 15 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
10 15 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.86%) WAP
2 3 (1.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
3 1 (0.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.60%) Blackberry
2 32 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.19%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.72%) CMDB
6 5 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.33%) iPad
6 5 (2.33%) iPhone
6 5 (2.33%) Life Science
7 4 (1.86%) AS400
7 4 (1.86%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.86%) iSeries
7 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.86%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
9 2 (0.93%) User Experience
10 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.47%) EPoS
10 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 215 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (35.35%) Windows Server
4 45 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (18.60%) Windows 10
6 36 (16.74%) Windows 8
7 27 (12.56%) Windows XP
8 23 (10.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.72%) Windows NT
10 7 (3.26%) Android
10 7 (3.26%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.79%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.33%) Linux
12 5 (2.33%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.93%) VMS
14 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.47%) CentOS
15 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (32.56%) ITIL
2 22 (10.23%) Service Delivery
3 20 (9.30%) Document Management
3 20 (9.30%) Software Deployment
4 17 (7.91%) Ticket Management
5 16 (7.44%) Workflow
6 14 (6.51%) Expense Management
7 12 (5.58%) Application Discovery
8 10 (4.65%) Service Management
9 9 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (4.19%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (4.19%) Line Management
10 8 (3.72%) Application Packaging
10 8 (3.72%) PRINCE2
11 6 (2.79%) ITSM
11 6 (2.79%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.33%) Coaching
12 5 (2.33%) Email Filtering
12 5 (2.33%) Software Licensing
12 5 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.16%) PowerShell
2 22 (10.23%) VBScript
3 21 (9.77%) SQL
4 10 (4.65%) VB
5 5 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.93%) VBA
7 1 (0.47%) C#
7 1 (0.47%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) Java
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (22.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (16.28%) MCSA
3 29 (13.49%) MCP
4 20 (9.30%) Degree
5 19 (8.84%) CCNA
5 19 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (7.91%) Security Cleared
7 16 (7.44%) MCSE
7 16 (7.44%) SC Cleared
8 15 (6.98%) MCT
9 12 (5.58%) MCITP
10 8 (3.72%) MCDST
11 6 (2.79%) MCTS
11 6 (2.79%) MOS
12 4 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.40%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.07%) SLA
2 7 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 129 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.84%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.44%) Terminal Server
5 15 (6.98%) XenDesktop
6 12 (5.58%) Terminal Services
7 10 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (3.72%) XenApp
9 5 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.40%) vSphere
11 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.93%) XenServer
12 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (22.33%) SCCM
2 5 (2.33%) AppDNA
2 5 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.86%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.93%) WSUS
4 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.47%) DameWare
Vendors
1 137 (63.72%) Microsoft
2 73 (33.95%) Citrix
3 43 (20.00%) VMware
4 34 (15.81%) Cisco
5 16 (7.44%) iManage
6 14 (6.51%) Apple
6 14 (6.51%) Interwoven
7 11 (5.12%) AppSense
7 11 (5.12%) Intel Security
7 11 (5.12%) Veeam
8 7 (3.26%) Sophos
9 6 (2.79%) Mitel
9 6 (2.79%) NetApp
10 5 (2.33%) BMC
11 4 (1.86%) Avaya
11 4 (1.86%) IBM
11 4 (1.86%) IronPort
11 4 (1.86%) Lotus
11 4 (1.86%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (1.86%) ScanSafe
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