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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 115 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 128 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.71% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.52% 8.78% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 108 81 95
Median salary £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Windows 7
England

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
1217 1037 1445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.99% 19.52% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 913 1253
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 53 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Coventry +2 26 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Staffordshire +7 17 £23,000 +17.94%
Warwickshire +4 11 £22,000 -20.00% 3
Worcestershire +11 6 £21,750 +8.75%
Dudley -1 4 £27,500 -
Sutton Coldfield -9 4 £20,750 -13.54%
Stourbridge - 2 £28,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £36,250 - 1
Solihull - 1 £20,000 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 249 (100.00%) Windows
2 163 (65.46%) Active Directory
3 143 (57.43%) Microsoft
4 99 (39.76%) Windows Server
5 93 (37.35%) MS Office
6 92 (36.95%) MS Excel
7 89 (35.74%) MS Exchange
8 73 (29.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 71 (28.51%) Windows 8
10 67 (26.91%) Windows 10
11 65 (26.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (23.29%) ITIL
12 58 (23.29%) VMware
13 57 (22.89%) Cisco
14 53 (21.29%) Citrix
15 49 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 45 (18.07%) SQL
17 44 (17.67%) WAN
18 43 (17.27%) LAN
19 42 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2010
20 36 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
21 35 (14.06%) Degree
22 33 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (11.24%) SQL Server
24 27 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
25 25 (10.04%) DNS
26 24 (9.64%) Windows XP
26 24 (9.64%) Finance
26 24 (9.64%) Data Centre
26 24 (9.64%) Office 365

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 89 (35.74%) MS Exchange
2 49 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 42 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.63%) Skype for Business
5 18 (7.23%) IIS
5 18 (7.23%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.02%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (3.61%) WebSphere
8 8 (3.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.81%) JBoss
9 7 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.01%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.20%) SAS
13 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.40%) Apache
14 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 93 (37.35%) MS Office
2 92 (36.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.64%) Office 365
2 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.80%) IaaS
3 2 (0.80%) PaaS
3 2 (0.80%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.67%) WAN
2 43 (17.27%) LAN
3 25 (10.04%) DNS
4 23 (9.24%) TCP/IP
5 21 (8.43%) DHCP
6 20 (8.03%) Firewall
6 20 (8.03%) VPN
7 15 (6.02%) VoIP
8 11 (4.42%) SAN
8 11 (4.42%) Wireless
9 10 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (3.61%) ADSL
11 5 (2.01%) Skype
12 4 (1.61%) Internet
12 4 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.61%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.20%) Intranet
13 3 (1.20%) IPsec
13 3 (1.20%) PPTP
13 3 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.02%) MS Access
3 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.40%) DB2
6 1 (0.40%) MySQL
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) QADirector
1 7 (2.81%) TestPartner
2 3 (1.20%) Grunt
3 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) MSI
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (9.64%) Finance
2 21 (8.43%) Retail
3 20 (8.03%) German Language
4 17 (6.83%) French Language
5 10 (4.02%) Legal
6 9 (3.61%) Law
7 7 (2.81%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.41%) Advertising
9 5 (2.01%) Automotive
10 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.80%) Banking
11 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (31.73%) Analyst
2 71 (28.51%) IT Support
3 48 (19.28%) Support Analyst
4 43 (17.27%) Support Engineer
5 38 (15.26%) IT Analyst
6 36 (14.46%) IT Engineer
7 28 (11.24%) IT Support Analyst
7 28 (11.24%) IT Support Engineer
8 23 (9.24%) Service Desk Analyst
9 21 (8.43%) Service Analyst
10 19 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (6.83%) 1st Line Support
12 15 (6.02%) IT Technician
13 14 (5.62%) Help Desk Analyst
14 12 (4.82%) Field Engineer
15 11 (4.42%) 1st Line Support Analyst
15 11 (4.42%) Support Technician
16 10 (4.02%) Consultant
16 10 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 10 (4.02%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.02%) .NET
2 12 (4.82%) HTML
3 5 (2.01%) CSS
4 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.80%) jQuery
7 1 (0.40%) COM
7 1 (0.40%) HTML5
7 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.40%) Web Services
7 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.64%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.62%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.42%) AS400
4 11 (4.42%) iSeries
5 9 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.81%) iPad
7 5 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.01%) iPhone
8 4 (1.61%) Clustering
8 4 (1.61%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.20%) EPoS
9 3 (1.20%) FMCG
9 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.80%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.80%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.80%) Handset
10 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 249 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (39.76%) Windows Server
3 73 (29.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (28.51%) Windows 8
5 67 (26.91%) Windows 10
6 65 (26.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (9.64%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.62%) Linux
10 12 (4.82%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.41%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.20%) Android
14 2 (0.80%) Unix
15 1 (0.40%) Solaris
15 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.29%) ITIL
2 17 (6.83%) Project Management
3 12 (4.82%) ERP
3 12 (4.82%) Incident Management
3 12 (4.82%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (4.42%) Migration
5 10 (4.02%) SDLC
6 9 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (3.61%) Automated Testing
7 8 (3.21%) Software Engineering
7 8 (3.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (2.81%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (2.81%) Performance Testing
8 7 (2.81%) Regression Testing
8 7 (2.81%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (2.81%) Software Testing
8 7 (2.81%) Test Planning
8 7 (2.81%) Test Scripting
9 6 (2.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.07%) SQL
2 19 (7.63%) C#
3 16 (6.43%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.43%) VB
4 15 (6.02%) VBA
5 6 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.80%) Java
8 2 (0.80%) PHP
9 1 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (14.06%) Degree
2 33 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.84%) MCSE
4 17 (6.83%) MCSA
5 12 (4.82%) MCP
6 9 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.61%) ISEB
6 9 (3.61%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.81%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.81%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.41%) CCNA
9 4 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.61%) MCDST
9 4 (1.61%) MCITP
9 4 (1.61%) MCTS
10 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.80%) CCA
11 2 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.22%) SLA
2 7 (2.81%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 163 (65.46%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.63%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.41%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.41%) XenApp
5 4 (1.61%) vSphere
6 3 (1.20%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.40%) NFS
8 1 (0.40%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (8.43%) SCCM
2 13 (5.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.20%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.20%) Sysprep
4 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.40%) DameWare
5 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.40%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.40%) Simpana
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 143 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 58 (23.29%) VMware
3 57 (22.89%) Cisco
4 53 (21.29%) Citrix
5 13 (5.22%) HP
6 12 (4.82%) Dell
6 12 (4.82%) IBM
7 7 (2.81%) Sage
8 6 (2.41%) Apple
8 6 (2.41%) Wyse
8 6 (2.41%) Xerox
9 5 (2.01%) Lotus
9 5 (2.01%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.01%) Veeam
10 4 (1.61%) Veritas
11 3 (1.20%) arcserve
11 3 (1.20%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle
11 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.80%) Panasonic
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