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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / North West
Rank 122 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 135 163 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 2.96% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.33% 11.62% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115 126 157
Median salary £24,000 £23,913 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +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
1307 1403 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.00% 25.47% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1141 1608
Median salary £35,000 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.82% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -27 87 £24,000 -4.00% 19
Cheshire +1 37 £22,000 -1.12% 3
Merseyside -20 8 £42,500 +93.18%
Lancashire -17 3 £21,500 -5.31%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 274 (100.00%) Windows
2 189 (68.98%) Microsoft
3 164 (59.85%) Active Directory
4 103 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (36.86%) Windows Server
5 101 (36.86%) MS Office
6 94 (34.31%) MS Exchange
7 89 (32.48%) Windows 10
7 89 (32.48%) Windows 8
8 76 (27.74%) ITIL
8 76 (27.74%) MS Excel
9 73 (26.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 68 (24.82%) Citrix
11 64 (23.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 62 (22.63%) Office 365
13 55 (20.07%) VMware
14 47 (17.15%) DNS
15 45 (16.42%) Hyper-V
16 42 (15.33%) VPN
17 41 (14.96%) DHCP
17 41 (14.96%) Cisco
18 39 (14.23%) SharePoint
19 38 (13.87%) TCP/IP
20 36 (13.14%) Degree
20 36 (13.14%) SCCM
21 35 (12.77%) MCP
21 35 (12.77%) SQL Server
22 34 (12.41%) Firewall
22 34 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
23 33 (12.04%) SQL

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 94 (34.31%) MS Exchange
2 39 (14.23%) SharePoint
3 34 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.19%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.09%) Site Server
8 2 (0.73%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) Zimbra
Applications
1 101 (36.86%) MS Office
2 76 (27.74%) MS Excel
3 23 (8.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (8.03%) Acrobat
4 22 (8.03%) Camtasia
4 22 (8.03%) Snagit
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.73%) BPCS
3 2 (0.73%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (22.63%) Office 365
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.46%) G Suite
3 4 (1.46%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.15%) DNS
2 42 (15.33%) VPN
3 41 (14.96%) DHCP
4 38 (13.87%) TCP/IP
5 34 (12.41%) Firewall
6 27 (9.85%) LAN
6 27 (9.85%) WAN
7 26 (9.49%) VoIP
8 16 (5.84%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (3.28%) Skype
11 8 (2.92%) Wireless
12 6 (2.19%) VLAN
13 5 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.82%) MPLS
14 4 (1.46%) 802.11
14 4 (1.46%) BIG-IP
15 3 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (1.09%) NetScaler
15 3 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.19%) Ant
1 6 (2.19%) JUnit
2 4 (1.46%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.09%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.73%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.36%) MSI
General
1 25 (9.12%) Finance
1 25 (9.12%) German Language
2 24 (8.76%) French Language
3 12 (4.38%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.28%) Retail
5 8 (2.92%) Marketing
5 8 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.46%) Automotive
6 4 (1.46%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 2 (0.73%) Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (27.37%) 2nd Line Support
2 59 (21.53%) Analyst
2 59 (21.53%) Support Engineer
3 47 (17.15%) IT Support
4 36 (13.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 33 (12.04%) Support Analyst
6 32 (11.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 30 (10.95%) Trainer
8 29 (10.58%) 1st Line Support
9 28 (10.22%) Support Technician
10 24 (8.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 21 (7.66%) 2nd Line Support Technician
11 21 (7.66%) Help Desk Support
12 20 (7.30%) IT Analyst
12 20 (7.30%) IT Engineer
13 19 (6.93%) IT Support Engineer
14 18 (6.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (6.57%) Coordinator
14 18 (6.57%) IT Support Analyst
15 17 (6.20%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.19%) J2EE
2 4 (1.46%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.09%) .NET
4 2 (0.73%) BREW
4 2 (0.73%) CSS
4 2 (0.73%) Flash
4 2 (0.73%) J2ME
4 2 (0.73%) Middleware
4 2 (0.73%) OpenAL
4 2 (0.73%) OpenCL
4 2 (0.73%) OpenGL
4 2 (0.73%) Qt
4 2 (0.73%) Series 60
4 2 (0.73%) SVG
4 2 (0.73%) UIQ
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.36%) COM
5 1 (0.36%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (5.84%) CMDB
2 13 (4.74%) iPad
2 13 (4.74%) iPhone
3 10 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.82%) FMCG
7 4 (1.46%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.46%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.46%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.46%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.09%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.09%) Life Science
8 3 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (1.09%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.73%) CCTV
9 2 (0.73%) IVR
9 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 274 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (36.86%) Windows Server
4 89 (32.48%) Windows 10
4 89 (32.48%) Windows 8
5 73 (26.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (7.30%) Windows XP
8 16 (5.84%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.65%) Linux
10 9 (3.28%) Android
10 9 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (2.19%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.46%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.73%) CentOS
13 2 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.73%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.74%) ITIL
2 23 (8.39%) Service Management
3 21 (7.66%) Service Delivery
4 16 (5.84%) ERP
5 13 (4.74%) Mentoring
6 10 (3.65%) Application Virtualisation
6 10 (3.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (3.65%) Software Deployment
7 9 (3.28%) CRM
8 8 (2.92%) Problem Management
9 7 (2.55%) Data Protection
9 7 (2.55%) Patch Management
10 6 (2.19%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (2.19%) Migration
11 5 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.82%) Document Management
11 5 (1.82%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (1.82%) Process Improvement
12 4 (1.46%) Data Analysis
12 4 (1.46%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.04%) SQL
2 29 (10.58%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.11%) VBScript
4 10 (3.65%) Java
5 6 (2.19%) C
6 4 (1.46%) C++
6 4 (1.46%) VB
7 3 (1.09%) C#
8 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (23.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (13.14%) Degree
3 35 (12.77%) MCP
4 33 (12.04%) MCSA
5 30 (10.95%) MCSE
6 29 (10.58%) MCITP
7 27 (9.85%) MOS
8 17 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (4.38%) CCNA
10 10 (3.65%) MCT
11 9 (3.28%) MCTS
12 6 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.19%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.46%) DBS Check
14 4 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.46%) MCDST
14 4 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (1.09%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.09%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.84%) SLA
2 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 164 (59.85%) Active Directory
2 45 (16.42%) Hyper-V
3 32 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.84%) Terminal Services
5 13 (4.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (3.65%) XenApp
7 7 (2.55%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.46%) vSphere
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.36%) pfSense
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.36%) Xen
11 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (13.14%) SCCM
2 10 (3.65%) WSUS
3 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.19%) SCOM
4 5 (1.82%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.09%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.36%) Cacti
7 1 (0.36%) Graylog
7 1 (0.36%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 189 (68.98%) Microsoft
2 68 (24.82%) Citrix
3 55 (20.07%) VMware
4 41 (14.96%) Cisco
5 24 (8.76%) Adobe
6 23 (8.39%) iManage
7 18 (6.57%) Apple
7 18 (6.57%) HP
8 17 (6.20%) Intel Security
9 10 (3.65%) Dell
10 8 (2.92%) AppSense
11 6 (2.19%) Sage
12 5 (1.82%) Avaya
12 5 (1.82%) Google
12 5 (1.82%) Meraki
12 5 (1.82%) SAP
13 4 (1.46%) F5
13 4 (1.46%) Spiceworks
14 3 (1.09%) Clearswift
14 3 (1.09%) MobileIron
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