The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Bromwich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 11 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 15.56% - 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.67% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £18,500 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 33.33% 45.16% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 8
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Windows 7
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Windows 7
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (85.71%) McAfee
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) 3G
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) PDA
3 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 7 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 3G
1 4 (57.14%) Broadband
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (57.14%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) McAfee
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) LANDesk