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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.61% 5.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
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 Walsall region.

Operating Systems Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.29% 6.41% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £26,250 £20,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £24,000 £35,000
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 Walsall

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Walsall

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya