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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 164 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 84 173 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 2.63% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.75% 10.98% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 69 137 116
Median salary £27,500 £25,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £18,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
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
1245 1576 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.32% 23.94% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1267 1436
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £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 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -53 40 £37,500 +44.23% 4
Cheshire +1 24 £23,750 +3.26% 7
Lancashire +4 10 £17,750 -20.22% 1
Cumbria +5 6 £40,000 +105.12%
Merseyside -25 4 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (66.34%) Microsoft
3 119 (58.91%) Active Directory
4 94 (46.53%) MS Office
5 84 (41.58%) MS Excel
6 72 (35.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 71 (35.15%) Windows Server
8 69 (34.16%) Citrix
9 68 (33.66%) MS Exchange
10 60 (29.70%) ITIL
11 49 (24.26%) SCCM
12 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 44 (21.78%) Finance
13 44 (21.78%) Windows 10
14 42 (20.79%) Windows 8
14 42 (20.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (20.79%) VMware
15 36 (17.82%) MCSA
15 36 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2010
16 34 (16.83%) SLA
17 33 (16.34%) VPN
18 32 (15.84%) Firewall
19 31 (15.35%) Blackberry
20 30 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (14.36%) SQL Server
22 28 (13.86%) Legal
23 27 (13.37%) MCP
23 27 (13.37%) DNS
23 27 (13.37%) Cisco
23 27 (13.37%) Blackberry Enterprise 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 68 (33.66%) MS Exchange
2 36 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (13.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (9.41%) SharePoint
5 16 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (5.45%) CMS
7 10 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.97%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.98%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.50%) IIS
12 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (46.53%) MS Office
2 84 (41.58%) MS Excel
3 17 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.97%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.50%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.37%) Office 365
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.99%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.34%) VPN
2 32 (15.84%) Firewall
3 27 (13.37%) DNS
4 26 (12.87%) DHCP
4 26 (12.87%) TCP/IP
5 20 (9.90%) LAN
6 16 (7.92%) WAN
7 10 (4.95%) VoIP
8 7 (3.47%) Internet
9 6 (2.97%) VLAN
10 5 (2.48%) SAN
11 4 (1.98%) NetScaler
11 4 (1.98%) Wireless
12 3 (1.49%) CTI
12 3 (1.49%) Network Security
12 3 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.99%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.99%) SSL
13 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (1.49%) Power BI
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Wise Package Studio
2 14 (6.93%) InstallShield
3 8 (3.96%) MSI
4 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (21.78%) Finance
2 28 (13.86%) Legal
3 18 (8.91%) Law
4 11 (5.45%) Retail
5 9 (4.46%) German Language
5 9 (4.46%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.96%) Banking
6 8 (3.96%) French Language
7 5 (2.48%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.99%) Advertising
8 2 (0.99%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.99%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (0.99%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 59 (29.21%) Analyst
2 44 (21.78%) Support Engineer
3 38 (18.81%) IT Support
4 37 (18.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 36 (17.82%) Service Analyst
6 35 (17.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 26 (12.87%) Support Analyst
8 18 (8.91%) Applications Engineer
9 16 (7.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 16 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (7.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (7.92%) Applications Packager
10 15 (7.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 15 (7.43%) Applications Support
10 15 (7.43%) Applications Support Engineer
10 15 (7.43%) IT Analyst
10 15 (7.43%) IT Engineer
11 13 (6.44%) IT Support Analyst
11 13 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (6.44%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.98%) WAP
2 3 (1.49%) Web Services
3 2 (0.99%) .NET
4 1 (0.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.35%) Blackberry
2 30 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.97%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.97%) iPhone
5 5 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.48%) iPad
5 5 (2.48%) Life Science
6 4 (1.98%) AS400
6 4 (1.98%) iSeries
7 3 (1.49%) CMDB
7 3 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.99%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 202 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (35.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (35.15%) Windows Server
4 44 (21.78%) Windows 10
5 42 (20.79%) Windows 8
5 42 (20.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (10.40%) Windows XP
7 20 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.46%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.96%) Android
9 8 (3.96%) Windows NT
10 6 (2.97%) Linux
10 6 (2.97%) Mac OS
11 5 (2.48%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.99%) VMS
13 2 (0.99%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.50%) AIX
14 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.70%) ITIL
2 24 (11.88%) Service Delivery
3 20 (9.90%) Software Deployment
4 16 (7.92%) Document Management
5 13 (6.44%) Ticket Management
5 13 (6.44%) Workflow
6 11 (5.45%) Application Discovery
6 11 (5.45%) Expense Management
7 10 (4.95%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (4.95%) Line Management
8 9 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.47%) Application Packaging
9 7 (3.47%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.47%) Service Management
10 6 (2.97%) Email Filtering
10 6 (2.97%) Incident Management
10 6 (2.97%) ITSM
10 6 (2.97%) Migration
11 5 (2.48%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (2.48%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.39%) PowerShell
1 23 (11.39%) SQL
2 22 (10.89%) VBScript
3 8 (3.96%) VB
4 5 (2.48%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.99%) C#
5 2 (0.99%) VBA
6 1 (0.50%) C++
6 1 (0.50%) Java
6 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (17.82%) MCSA
3 27 (13.37%) MCP
4 25 (12.38%) Degree
5 17 (8.42%) CCNA
5 17 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (7.92%) Security Cleared
7 15 (7.43%) MCSE
7 15 (7.43%) MCT
7 15 (7.43%) SC Cleared
8 12 (5.94%) MCITP
9 9 (4.46%) MOS
10 7 (3.47%) MCDST
11 4 (1.98%) MCTS
12 3 (1.49%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.83%) SLA
2 7 (3.47%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 119 (58.91%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.93%) XenDesktop
5 13 (6.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (5.45%) Terminal Server
7 8 (3.96%) XenApp
8 7 (3.47%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.49%) vSphere
10 2 (0.99%) XenServer
11 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (24.26%) SCCM
2 6 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.48%) AppDNA
3 5 (2.48%) WSUS
4 4 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.98%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.50%) DameWare
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.50%) SCOM
6 1 (0.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 134 (66.34%) Microsoft
2 69 (34.16%) Citrix
3 42 (20.79%) VMware
4 27 (13.37%) Cisco
5 18 (8.91%) iManage
6 17 (8.42%) Apple
7 11 (5.45%) Interwoven
8 10 (4.95%) Intel Security
9 9 (4.46%) AppSense
9 9 (4.46%) Veeam
10 6 (2.97%) Adobe
10 6 (2.97%) Avaya
10 6 (2.97%) NetApp
11 5 (2.48%) BMC
11 5 (2.48%) Mitel
12 4 (1.98%) IBM
12 4 (1.98%) Infor
12 4 (1.98%) IronPort
12 4 (1.98%) Lotus
12 4 (1.98%) ScanSafe
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