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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 120 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 123 118 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.01% 2.15% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.35% 9.66% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 110 83 111
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,780
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -1.04%
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
1188 1222 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.37% 22.31% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1088 998
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -4 38 £26,000 -0.95% 4
Coventry +4 24 £30,000 +22.44%
Warwickshire +16 23 £30,000 +57.89% 4
Staffordshire +5 16 £33,750 +50.00% 3
Shropshire -10 7 £27,000 +27.05% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £22,500 -
Worcestershire -9 3 £19,500 -54.11%
Halesowen -2 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Wolverhampton -10 2 £36,000 +56.52% 1
Walsall -9 1 - -
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (65.10%) Active Directory
3 104 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 80 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (40.63%) Windows Server
5 78 (40.63%) MS Excel
6 70 (36.46%) MS Office
6 70 (36.46%) Windows 8
7 69 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (34.38%) MS Exchange
9 60 (31.25%) VMware
10 50 (26.04%) Citrix
11 45 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 44 (22.92%) Cisco
13 36 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 35 (18.23%) TCP/IP
15 34 (17.71%) DHCP
16 33 (17.19%) Windows XP
16 33 (17.19%) SQL
17 31 (16.15%) LAN
17 31 (16.15%) Windows 10
18 26 (13.54%) WAN
19 24 (12.50%) ITIL
20 23 (11.98%) Firewall
21 22 (11.46%) DNS
21 22 (11.46%) SharePoint
21 22 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
22 20 (10.42%) SQL Server
22 20 (10.42%) VBA
22 20 (10.42%) Manufacturing

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 66 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 45 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (11.46%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 11 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.13%) IIS
7 6 (3.13%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.60%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.56%) JBoss
11 2 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.04%) Moodle
11 2 (1.04%) SAS
11 2 (1.04%) SugarCRM
11 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 78 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 70 (36.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) Office 365
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) PaaS
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.23%) TCP/IP
2 34 (17.71%) DHCP
3 31 (16.15%) LAN
4 26 (13.54%) WAN
5 23 (11.98%) Firewall
6 22 (11.46%) DNS
7 19 (9.90%) VPN
8 14 (7.29%) VoIP
9 13 (6.77%) SAN
9 13 (6.77%) Wireless
10 5 (2.60%) ADSL
11 4 (2.08%) Ethernet
11 4 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.56%) Internet
12 3 (1.56%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.56%) VLAN
13 2 (1.04%) IPsec
13 2 (1.04%) PPTP
13 2 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.25%) MS Access
3 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.52%) DB2
5 1 (0.52%) MySQL
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.56%) QADirector
2 3 (1.56%) TestPartner
3 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.52%) MSI
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 17 (8.85%) Finance
3 16 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.77%) Retail
5 11 (5.73%) French Language
5 11 (5.73%) German Language
6 8 (4.17%) Law
7 7 (3.65%) Legal
8 6 (3.13%) Automotive
9 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) Advertising
10 1 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.52%) Front Office
10 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (34.90%) Analyst
2 40 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 38 (19.79%) Support Analyst
4 36 (18.75%) IT Support
5 29 (15.10%) IT Analyst
6 24 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 19 (9.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (8.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
10 14 (7.29%) Service Analyst
11 13 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.77%) Infrastructure Technician
11 13 (6.77%) IT Support Engineer
12 12 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 12 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 11 (5.73%) Desktop Support
13 11 (5.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 11 (5.73%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.29%) .NET
2 5 (2.60%) HTML
3 3 (1.56%) Web Services
4 2 (1.04%) LAMP
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) COM
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) jQuery
5 1 (0.52%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.25%) Life Science
2 11 (5.73%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.65%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.65%) Tandem
5 6 (3.13%) iPad
6 5 (2.60%) AS400
6 5 (2.60%) Handset
6 5 (2.60%) iSeries
6 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.08%) EPoS
7 4 (2.08%) iPhone
8 3 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.04%) Clustering
9 2 (1.04%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.04%) Replication
9 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (40.63%) Windows Server
4 70 (36.46%) Windows 8
5 69 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (17.19%) Windows XP
7 31 (16.15%) Windows 10
8 22 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.77%) Linux
10 8 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.65%) Mac OS X
12 6 (3.13%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.56%) Android
14 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.52%) Solaris
14 1 (0.52%) Unix
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.50%) ITIL
2 16 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 13 (6.77%) IT Asset Management
3 13 (6.77%) Time Management
4 11 (5.73%) Automated Testing
5 9 (4.69%) Project Management
6 8 (4.17%) Manual Testing
6 8 (4.17%) Web Testing
7 7 (3.65%) CRM
7 7 (3.65%) Migration
8 6 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.13%) Logistics
8 6 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.13%) Web Filtering
9 5 (2.60%) People Management
10 4 (2.08%) Change Control
10 4 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.08%) ERP
10 4 (2.08%) Service Management
11 3 (1.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.19%) SQL
2 20 (10.42%) VBA
3 14 (7.29%) C#
4 12 (6.25%) VB
5 4 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.56%) Java
6 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.52%) Korn
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.25%) Degree
2 12 (6.25%) HND
3 11 (5.73%) ISEB
4 10 (5.21%) MCSA
4 10 (5.21%) MCSE
5 9 (4.69%) CCNA
5 9 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.17%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.60%) MCP
8 3 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.56%) MCDST
9 2 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.52%) CITP
10 1 (0.52%) MCITP
10 1 (0.52%) MCTS
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (65.10%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.21%) Terminal Services
5 8 (4.17%) vSphere
6 6 (3.13%) XenApp
7 4 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.04%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.04%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.52%) NFS
10 1 (0.52%) vCloud
10 1 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (8.33%) SCCM
2 7 (3.65%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.56%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.52%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.52%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.52%) Simpana
5 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.52%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 60 (31.25%) VMware
3 50 (26.04%) Citrix
4 44 (22.92%) Cisco
5 15 (7.81%) HP
6 9 (4.69%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.17%) Dell
7 8 (4.17%) Veeam
8 7 (3.65%) Apple
8 7 (3.65%) Genesys
8 7 (3.65%) Symantec
9 6 (3.13%) IBM
10 5 (2.60%) Wyse
11 4 (2.08%) Veritas
11 4 (2.08%) Xerox
12 3 (1.56%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.56%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.56%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.56%) Nokia
13 2 (1.04%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + (Up to £27k OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Squire Patton Boggs
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Money Advice Trust
Salary: £ 23,220 per annum + pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Willenhall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Focus Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago