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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 114 136 117
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 114 89 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.07% 1.74% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.13% 8.33% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 98 74 106
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,793 £27,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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
1125 1069 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.45% 20.92% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 960 899 1283
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 0 38 £25,000 +13.63% 7
Warwickshire +13 19 £19,500 -23.52% 6
Worcestershire +8 15 £24,000 -12.72% 2
Coventry -8 11 £23,500 -6.00% 4
Shropshire - 8 £23,500 -
Sutton Coldfield -1 3 £20,000 -16.66%
Staffordshire -12 2 £24,500 +8.88% 1
Walsall - 2 £38,750 - 1
Solihull -11 1 £32,000 +33.33%
Wolverhampton - 1 £22,000 - 2
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 154 (66.09%) Active Directory
3 144 (61.80%) Microsoft
4 97 (41.63%) MS Office
4 97 (41.63%) Windows 10
5 92 (39.48%) Windows Server
6 82 (35.19%) MS Exchange
7 78 (33.48%) MS Excel
8 74 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 71 (30.47%) Windows 8
10 70 (30.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (27.04%) ITIL
12 59 (25.32%) VMware
13 49 (21.03%) Cisco
14 48 (20.60%) Degree
15 46 (19.74%) Citrix
16 40 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 36 (15.45%) SQL
18 36 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
18 36 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2010
19 34 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (14.59%) LAN
20 29 (12.45%) WAN
21 28 (12.02%) MCSE
21 28 (12.02%) SCCM
22 27 (11.59%) DNS
22 27 (11.59%) SLA
23 25 (10.73%) Windows Vista
24 24 (10.30%) Data Centre

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 82 (35.19%) MS Exchange
2 40 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (6.44%) IIS
5 11 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.72%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (2.58%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.15%) JBoss
8 5 (2.15%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.15%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (41.63%) MS Office
2 78 (33.48%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.72%) MS Project
6 2 (0.86%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.86%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.01%) Office 365
2 6 (2.58%) G Suite
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.86%) IaaS
4 2 (0.86%) PaaS
4 2 (0.86%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.59%) LAN
2 29 (12.45%) WAN
3 27 (11.59%) DNS
4 23 (9.87%) DHCP
5 21 (9.01%) VPN
6 19 (8.15%) TCP/IP
7 17 (7.30%) Firewall
8 12 (5.15%) 802.11
9 10 (4.29%) VoIP
9 10 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (3.00%) Wireless
11 4 (1.72%) Skype
11 4 (1.72%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.29%) ADSL
12 3 (1.29%) Network Security
12 3 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.29%) SAN
13 2 (0.86%) Extranet
13 2 (0.86%) Intranet
13 2 (0.86%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.58%) MS Access
2 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Grunt
2 2 (0.86%) QADirector
2 2 (0.86%) TestPartner
General
1 18 (7.73%) Finance
2 14 (6.01%) Manufacturing
2 14 (6.01%) Retail
3 12 (5.15%) Legal
4 11 (4.72%) German Language
4 11 (4.72%) Law
5 10 (4.29%) French Language
6 8 (3.43%) Advertising
7 5 (2.15%) Automotive
8 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (33.48%) IT Support
2 63 (27.04%) Analyst
3 43 (18.45%) Support Analyst
4 42 (18.03%) Support Engineer
5 30 (12.88%) IT Analyst
6 28 (12.02%) IT Engineer
6 28 (12.02%) IT Support Analyst
7 27 (11.59%) IT Technician
8 25 (10.73%) IT Support Engineer
9 24 (10.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (9.87%) Service Desk Analyst
11 22 (9.44%) Support Technician
12 21 (9.01%) IT Support Technician
13 17 (7.30%) 1st Line Support
13 17 (7.30%) Service Analyst
14 11 (4.72%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 11 (4.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 10 (4.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 10 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 10 (4.29%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.15%) 802.1X
2 9 (3.86%) HTML
3 6 (2.58%) .NET
4 5 (2.15%) CSS
5 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.86%) XML
8 1 (0.43%) HTML5
8 1 (0.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.30%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.86%) AS400
3 9 (3.86%) iSeries
4 8 (3.43%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.00%) FMCG
5 7 (3.00%) iPhone
6 6 (2.58%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.29%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.86%) Clustering
9 2 (0.86%) EPoS
9 2 (0.86%) Handset
9 2 (0.86%) iPad
9 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (41.63%) Windows 10
3 92 (39.48%) Windows Server
4 74 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (30.47%) Windows 8
6 70 (30.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (10.73%) Windows Vista
9 21 (9.01%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.00%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.58%) Android
11 6 (2.58%) Linux
12 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (27.04%) ITIL
2 14 (6.01%) Incident Management
2 14 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (5.58%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (5.15%) Data Analysis
4 12 (5.15%) ERP
5 9 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (3.86%) Project Management
5 9 (3.86%) Service Management
6 8 (3.43%) Disk Encryption
6 8 (3.43%) Migration
6 8 (3.43%) Service Delivery
6 8 (3.43%) Software Engineering
7 7 (3.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (2.58%) Process Improvement
8 6 (2.58%) SDLC
9 5 (2.15%) PRINCE2
9 5 (2.15%) Ticket Management
9 5 (2.15%) Time Management
9 5 (2.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.45%) SQL
2 21 (9.01%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.15%) VB
4 6 (2.58%) C#
5 5 (2.15%) C
5 5 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.72%) Java
7 3 (1.29%) PHP
8 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.86%) VBA
9 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (20.60%) Degree
2 37 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (12.02%) MCSE
4 17 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (6.87%) MCP
6 14 (6.01%) CCNA
7 13 (5.58%) MCSA
8 10 (4.29%) Security Cleared
9 9 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.43%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.72%) MCITP
11 4 (1.72%) MCTS
12 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.86%) CCA
13 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.86%) ISEB
13 2 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.86%) MCDST
13 2 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.59%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 154 (66.09%) Active Directory
2 34 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.15%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.72%) XenApp
6 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.86%) vSphere
7 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (12.02%) SCCM
2 16 (6.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.58%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.29%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.86%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.86%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.43%) DameWare
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 144 (61.80%) Microsoft
2 59 (25.32%) VMware
3 49 (21.03%) Cisco
4 46 (19.74%) Citrix
5 17 (7.30%) Dell
6 16 (6.87%) HP
7 9 (3.86%) Google
7 9 (3.86%) IBM
8 7 (3.00%) Adobe
8 7 (3.00%) Sage
9 6 (2.58%) Fujitsu
9 6 (2.58%) Lotus
10 4 (1.72%) Mitel
10 4 (1.72%) Wyse
11 3 (1.29%) F5
11 3 (1.29%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.86%) LexisNexis
12 2 (0.86%) Meraki
12 2 (0.86%) Spiceworks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £24,500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rugby
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leamington Spa
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago