The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.73% 1.94% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.61% 6.25% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £20,248 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.69% -20.73%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -20.00%
Windows 7
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 80 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.46% 31.01% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 29
Average salary £34,000 £25,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £22,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Solihull

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (52.38%) AppSense
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 11 (52.38%) CCA
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (52.38%) XenApp
3 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
3 11 (52.38%) Fujitsu
3 11 (52.38%) CCEE
3 11 (52.38%) CCIA
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
7 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (19.05%) Apple
7 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
7 4 (19.05%) Internet
7 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) SLA
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) VoIP
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco
9 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PC Support
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL
1 1 (4.76%) Release Management
1 1 (4.76%) Change Control
1 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCA
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) CCEE
1 11 (52.38%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (52.38%) XenApp
1 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) AppSense
2 11 (52.38%) Fujitsu
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Apple
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Lotus
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago