The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 158 88
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -70
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 96 72 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.22% 2.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.50% 6.24% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 89 54 102
Median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1010 1154 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.39% 19.55% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 888 969 1067
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows 7
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Birmingham +23 26 £22,500 -25.00% 3
Warwickshire +43 25 £33,500 +21.81% 3
Coventry +6 13 £33,875 +35.50% 1
Staffordshire +8 12 £20,500 -12.76% 2
Shropshire - 10 £23,000 -
Worcestershire -10 4 £18,000 -51.11%
Walsall +13 2 £29,500 +29.67%
Solihull -1 2 £26,082 +21.30%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £22,000 - 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 158 (72.15%) Active Directory
3 144 (65.75%) Microsoft
4 106 (48.40%) Windows 10
5 93 (42.47%) Windows Server
6 91 (41.55%) Windows 8
6 91 (41.55%) MS Office
7 84 (38.36%) MS Exchange
8 81 (36.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 78 (35.62%) VMware
10 74 (33.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 74 (33.79%) MS Excel
11 55 (25.11%) Citrix
12 46 (21.00%) Cisco
13 45 (20.55%) ITIL
14 42 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 40 (18.26%) Exchange Server 2013
16 39 (17.81%) Degree
17 33 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 29 (13.24%) SLA
19 29 (13.24%) VPN
19 29 (13.24%) MCSE
19 29 (13.24%) SCCM
20 24 (10.96%) DNS
20 24 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (10.05%) SQL
21 22 (10.05%) PowerShell
22 20 (9.13%) LAN
23 19 (8.68%) DHCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 84 (38.36%) MS Exchange
2 42 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (18.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.28%) IIS
6 4 (1.83%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 91 (41.55%) MS Office
2 74 (33.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.28%) MS Project
3 5 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.91%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.91%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Sentinel
2 3 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.91%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.46%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.76%) Office 365
2 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.20%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.24%) VPN
2 24 (10.96%) DNS
3 20 (9.13%) LAN
4 19 (8.68%) DHCP
5 17 (7.76%) TCP/IP
6 16 (7.31%) Firewall
7 14 (6.39%) WAN
8 12 (5.48%) 802.11
8 12 (5.48%) VoIP
9 8 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.28%) Wireless
11 4 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.83%) SAN
12 3 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.37%) Internet
12 3 (1.37%) Network Security
13 2 (0.91%) Intranet
13 2 (0.91%) ISDN
13 2 (0.91%) Symposium
13 2 (0.91%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.28%) MS Access
2 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Grunt
General
1 14 (6.39%) Manufacturing
2 11 (5.02%) Retail
3 9 (4.11%) Advertising
4 8 (3.65%) Finance
4 8 (3.65%) Law
4 8 (3.65%) Legal
5 4 (1.83%) Automotive
6 2 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) French Language
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (27.40%) IT Support
2 45 (20.55%) Analyst
3 34 (15.53%) IT Technician
4 30 (13.70%) Support Analyst
5 29 (13.24%) Support Engineer
6 24 (10.96%) IT Engineer
7 23 (10.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (9.59%) IT Analyst
8 21 (9.59%) Support Technician
9 20 (9.13%) IT Support Analyst
10 18 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) IT Support Technician
10 18 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (6.85%) Service Analyst
12 13 (5.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (5.48%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (5.02%) 1st Line Support
14 11 (5.02%) Graduate
14 11 (5.02%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.48%) 802.1X
2 6 (2.74%) HTML
3 4 (1.83%) CSS
4 3 (1.37%) .NET
4 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.91%) XML
6 1 (0.46%) HTML5
6 1 (0.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.48%) Blackberry
3 10 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.65%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.65%) iPhone
5 7 (3.20%) FMCG
6 4 (1.83%) iPad
7 3 (1.37%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.91%) EPoS
8 2 (0.91%) Handset
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.91%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.46%) AS400
9 1 (0.46%) CCTV
9 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.46%) iSeries
9 1 (0.46%) Robotics
9 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 106 (48.40%) Windows 10
3 93 (42.47%) Windows Server
4 91 (41.55%) Windows 8
5 81 (36.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (33.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.31%) Windows Vista
9 14 (6.39%) Windows XP
10 11 (5.02%) Apple iOS
11 10 (4.57%) Android
12 7 (3.20%) Linux
13 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.55%) ITIL
2 16 (7.31%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (6.39%) Incident Management
3 14 (6.39%) Service Management
4 13 (5.94%) Service Delivery
5 12 (5.48%) Data Analysis
6 11 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (4.57%) ERP
7 10 (4.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (4.11%) Problem Management
9 7 (3.20%) Document Management
10 6 (2.74%) Disk Encryption
10 6 (2.74%) ITSM
10 6 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (2.74%) Process Improvement
10 6 (2.74%) Project Management
10 6 (2.74%) Server Building
11 5 (2.28%) ITIL V3
11 5 (2.28%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.28%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.05%) PowerShell
1 22 (10.05%) SQL
2 8 (3.65%) VB
3 5 (2.28%) C
4 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.83%) VBScript
5 3 (1.37%) C#
5 3 (1.37%) PHP
6 2 (0.91%) Java
7 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (17.81%) Degree
2 33 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (13.24%) MCSE
4 18 (8.22%) MCP
5 17 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (5.94%) CCNA
6 13 (5.94%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.11%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.83%) MCSA
10 3 (1.37%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.91%) CCA
11 2 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.91%) MCITP
11 2 (0.91%) MCTS
11 2 (0.91%) PMP
11 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.46%) CCENT
12 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.46%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.24%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (72.15%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.65%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.65%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.83%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.83%) vSphere
6 2 (0.91%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.91%) XenApp
6 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (13.24%) SCCM
2 6 (2.74%) AirWatch
2 6 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.83%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.46%) DameWare
5 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (65.75%) Microsoft
2 78 (35.62%) VMware
3 55 (25.11%) Citrix
4 46 (21.00%) Cisco
5 14 (6.39%) Dell
5 14 (6.39%) HP
6 10 (4.57%) Google
7 7 (3.20%) Adobe
8 6 (2.74%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.83%) F5
9 4 (1.83%) Lotus
9 4 (1.83%) Sage
10 3 (1.37%) Apple
10 3 (1.37%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.37%) Mitel
10 3 (1.37%) Wyse
11 2 (0.91%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle
11 2 (0.91%) Sophos
11 2 (0.91%) Symantec
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