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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 120 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 123 121 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.00% 2.13% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 9.97% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 114 96 102
Median salary £28,500 £25,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,650 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -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
1168 1214 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.98% 21.40% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1077 973
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -15 34 £26,000 -0.95% 5
Warwickshire +18 22 £30,000 +37.14% 3
Staffordshire +1 21 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Coventry +17 20 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Shropshire -16 7 £27,000 +16.12%
Worcestershire -2 6 £19,750 -53.52% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £22,500 -
Halesowen +2 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Solihull -5 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Walsall -4 1 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton -11 1 £33,500 +45.65% 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 204 (100.00%) Windows
2 129 (63.24%) Active Directory
3 104 (50.98%) Microsoft
4 84 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 84 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 73 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (34.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (34.31%) Windows 8
8 69 (33.82%) MS Exchange
9 63 (30.88%) MS Office
10 61 (29.90%) VMware
11 47 (23.04%) Citrix
12 45 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (21.08%) Cisco
14 41 (20.10%) LAN
14 41 (20.10%) SQL
14 41 (20.10%) Exchange Server 2013
14 41 (20.10%) Windows 10
15 38 (18.63%) ITIL
16 37 (18.14%) WAN
17 36 (17.65%) DHCP
18 34 (16.67%) TCP/IP
19 33 (16.18%) Windows XP
20 29 (14.22%) DNS
21 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
21 25 (12.25%) Firewall
22 23 (11.27%) SharePoint
22 23 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
22 23 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
23 21 (10.29%) VPN

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 69 (33.82%) MS Exchange
2 45 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (20.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (11.27%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (5.39%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.43%) IIS
8 6 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.94%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.45%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.47%) JBoss
11 3 (1.47%) SAS
12 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.49%) Apache
13 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 84 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 63 (30.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.86%) Office 365
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.49%) IaaS
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.10%) LAN
2 37 (18.14%) WAN
3 36 (17.65%) DHCP
4 34 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 29 (14.22%) DNS
6 25 (12.25%) Firewall
7 21 (10.29%) VPN
8 16 (7.84%) Wireless
9 13 (6.37%) SAN
10 12 (5.88%) VoIP
11 8 (3.92%) ADSL
12 5 (2.45%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.96%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.96%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.96%) VLAN
14 3 (1.47%) Internet
14 3 (1.47%) IPsec
14 3 (1.47%) PPTP
14 3 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.84%) MS Access
3 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.49%) DB2
5 1 (0.49%) MySQL
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.43%) QADirector
2 7 (3.43%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.49%) MSI
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (9.80%) Finance
2 17 (8.33%) Retail
3 16 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.86%) German Language
5 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.39%) French Language
7 8 (3.92%) Law
8 7 (3.43%) Automotive
8 7 (3.43%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Banking
9 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (34.80%) Analyst
2 42 (20.59%) Support Analyst
3 41 (20.10%) IT Support
4 40 (19.61%) Support Engineer
5 29 (14.22%) IT Analyst
6 28 (13.73%) IT Engineer
7 24 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 17 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
10 16 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (7.84%) Service Analyst
11 13 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 12 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (5.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 11 (5.39%) Infrastructure Support
13 11 (5.39%) Infrastructure Technician
14 10 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 10 (4.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.86%) .NET
2 9 (4.41%) HTML
3 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.49%) COM
3 1 (0.49%) CSS
3 1 (0.49%) jQuery
3 1 (0.49%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.49%) Web Services
3 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.39%) Data Centre
1 11 (5.39%) Driving Licence
2 10 (4.90%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.92%) AS400
3 8 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.92%) iSeries
3 8 (3.92%) Life Science
4 7 (3.43%) Tandem
5 6 (2.94%) iPad
5 6 (2.94%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.96%) Handset
6 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.47%) Clustering
8 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.98%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.98%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.98%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.98%) Replication
8 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 204 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 73 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (34.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (34.31%) Windows 8
6 41 (20.10%) Windows 10
7 33 (16.18%) Windows XP
8 23 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.37%) Linux
10 9 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.41%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.96%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.49%) Android
12 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.49%) Unix
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.63%) ITIL
2 15 (7.35%) Automated Testing
2 15 (7.35%) Project Management
3 10 (4.90%) Asset Management
4 9 (4.41%) IT Asset Management
4 9 (4.41%) Migration
4 9 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (4.41%) Time Management
5 8 (3.92%) ERP
5 8 (3.92%) Manual Testing
5 8 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (3.92%) Web Testing
6 7 (3.43%) Black-Box Testing
6 7 (3.43%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (3.43%) Performance Testing
6 7 (3.43%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (3.43%) SDLC
6 7 (3.43%) Software Testing
6 7 (3.43%) Test Planning
6 7 (3.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.10%) SQL
2 21 (10.29%) VBA
3 18 (8.82%) C#
4 16 (7.84%) VB
5 5 (2.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.49%) Korn
9 1 (0.49%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.80%) Degree
2 15 (7.35%) ISEB
2 15 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.39%) MCSA
3 11 (5.39%) MCSE
4 8 (3.92%) HND
4 8 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.43%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (3.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.94%) CCNA
6 6 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.94%) MCP
7 4 (1.96%) MCDST
8 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.98%) MCITP
8 2 (0.98%) MCTS
8 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.43%) QA
2 4 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 129 (63.24%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.90%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.43%) vSphere
6 6 (2.94%) XenApp
7 4 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.98%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.49%) NFS
10 1 (0.49%) vCloud
10 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.39%) SCCM
2 8 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.47%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.49%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.49%) Simpana
5 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.49%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 61 (29.90%) VMware
3 47 (23.04%) Citrix
4 43 (21.08%) Cisco
5 15 (7.35%) HP
6 10 (4.90%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.41%) IBM
8 8 (3.92%) Veeam
9 7 (3.43%) Genesys
9 7 (3.43%) Symantec
10 6 (2.94%) Dell
11 5 (2.45%) Wyse
12 4 (1.96%) Apple
12 4 (1.96%) Kaspersky
12 4 (1.96%) Sage
12 4 (1.96%) Veritas
12 4 (1.96%) Xerox
13 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.98%) Google
13 2 (0.98%) LANDesk
Birmingham
Strike IT Services
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Herefordshire Housing
Salary: From £19,930 to £21,942 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
The Elms School
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Droitwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago