The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.78% 3.26% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 10.00% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £26,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Windows 7
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 26.39% 32.61% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 18
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Salford region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Salford

Windows 7
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware