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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 115 136 112
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 123 104 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.01% 1.76% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.51% 8.49% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 114 94 86
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £28,728
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -12.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
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
1170 1225 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.16% 20.69% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1087 953
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,900 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 36 £26,198 -4.73% 1
Staffordshire +15 25 £23,000 +2.22% 2
Warwickshire +15 20 £30,000 +17.07% 2
Coventry +9 18 £26,000 +4.00% 2
Worcestershire +11 8 £20,000 -53.21% 1
Shropshire -9 3 £26,000 +4.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £22,500 -
Solihull +14 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Halesowen +5 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Dudley -4 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Walsall -4 1 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton -12 1 £33,500 +45.65% 1
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 144 (62.07%) Active Directory
3 117 (50.43%) Microsoft
4 92 (39.66%) Windows Server
5 86 (37.07%) MS Excel
6 80 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 76 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (32.33%) MS Office
9 71 (30.60%) Windows 8
10 66 (28.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (27.16%) VMware
12 56 (24.14%) Citrix
13 51 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
14 50 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2013
15 49 (21.12%) LAN
15 49 (21.12%) Cisco
16 48 (20.69%) ITIL
17 46 (19.83%) SQL
18 45 (19.40%) WAN
19 44 (18.97%) Windows 10
20 31 (13.36%) DHCP
20 31 (13.36%) Windows XP
21 30 (12.93%) TCP/IP
22 29 (12.50%) DNS
23 28 (12.07%) SQL Server
23 28 (12.07%) Finance
24 27 (11.64%) Firewall
24 27 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
24 27 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
25 25 (10.78%) SharePoint

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 80 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 51 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (10.78%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.90%) Skype for Business
6 14 (6.03%) IIS
7 13 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (4.31%) Tomcat
9 9 (3.88%) WebSphere
10 7 (3.02%) JBoss
11 6 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (1.29%) SAS
14 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.43%) Apache
15 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 86 (37.07%) MS Excel
2 75 (32.33%) MS Office
3 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.90%) Office 365
2 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.29%) IaaS
3 3 (1.29%) PaaS
3 3 (1.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (21.12%) LAN
2 45 (19.40%) WAN
3 31 (13.36%) DHCP
4 30 (12.93%) TCP/IP
5 29 (12.50%) DNS
6 27 (11.64%) Firewall
7 22 (9.48%) VPN
8 17 (7.33%) Wireless
9 14 (6.03%) VoIP
10 12 (5.17%) SAN
11 8 (3.45%) ADSL
12 6 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.72%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.72%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.72%) VLAN
14 3 (1.29%) Internet
14 3 (1.29%) PPTP
14 3 (1.29%) Skype
14 3 (1.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.90%) MS Access
3 9 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.02%) QADirector
1 7 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (3.02%) TestPartner
1 7 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Grunt
2 1 (0.43%) MSI
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (12.07%) Finance
2 22 (9.48%) German Language
3 20 (8.62%) Retail
4 19 (8.19%) French Language
5 13 (5.60%) Legal
6 12 (5.17%) Law
7 11 (4.74%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.45%) Telecoms
9 7 (3.02%) Automotive
10 2 (0.86%) Banking
10 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (33.62%) Analyst
2 55 (23.71%) IT Support
3 52 (22.41%) Support Engineer
4 44 (18.97%) Support Analyst
5 37 (15.95%) IT Engineer
6 33 (14.22%) IT Analyst
7 25 (10.78%) IT Support Engineer
8 23 (9.91%) 3rd Line Support
9 22 (9.48%) Service Analyst
10 21 (9.05%) IT Support Analyst
11 19 (8.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (7.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
14 14 (6.03%) 1st Line Support
14 14 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 11 (4.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
16 11 (4.74%) Technical Analyst
16 11 (4.74%) Technical Engineer
16 11 (4.74%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.90%) .NET
2 9 (3.88%) HTML
3 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.43%) COM
4 1 (0.43%) jQuery
4 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.03%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.74%) AS400
3 11 (4.74%) iSeries
4 10 (4.31%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.02%) Tandem
7 6 (2.59%) iPad
7 6 (2.59%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.29%) Clustering
9 3 (1.29%) Handset
9 3 (1.29%) Life Science
9 3 (1.29%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.86%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.86%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.86%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (39.66%) Windows Server
3 76 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (30.60%) Windows 8
5 66 (28.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (18.97%) Windows 10
7 31 (13.36%) Windows XP
8 27 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (5.60%) Linux
10 12 (5.17%) Windows Vista
11 9 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.43%) Android
13 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.43%) Solaris
13 1 (0.43%) Unix
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.69%) ITIL
2 15 (6.47%) Project Management
3 14 (6.03%) Automated Testing
4 12 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (4.31%) Migration
6 9 (3.88%) ERP
7 8 (3.45%) SDLC
7 8 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (3.02%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (3.02%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (3.02%) Manual Testing
8 7 (3.02%) Performance Testing
8 7 (3.02%) Regression Testing
8 7 (3.02%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (3.02%) Software Testing
8 7 (3.02%) Test Planning
8 7 (3.02%) Test Scripting
8 7 (3.02%) Web Filtering
8 7 (3.02%) Web Testing
9 6 (2.59%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.83%) SQL
2 19 (8.19%) C#
2 19 (8.19%) VBA
3 16 (6.90%) VB
4 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) Korn
8 1 (0.43%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (9.91%) Degree
2 21 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.90%) MCSA
4 14 (6.03%) ISEB
4 14 (6.03%) MCSE
5 7 (3.02%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.02%) MCP
6 5 (2.16%) CCNA
6 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.72%) MCDST
8 3 (1.29%) HND
9 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.86%) MCITP
9 2 (0.86%) MCTS
9 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.45%) SLA
2 7 (3.02%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 144 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.19%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.88%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.02%) vSphere
5 7 (3.02%) XenApp
6 4 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.43%) NFS
9 1 (0.43%) vCloud
9 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (5.60%) SCCM
2 9 (3.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (3.02%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.29%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (1.29%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.43%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.43%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.43%) Simpana
6 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.43%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 117 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 63 (27.16%) VMware
3 56 (24.14%) Citrix
4 49 (21.12%) Cisco
5 15 (6.47%) HP
6 12 (5.17%) IBM
7 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.45%) Veeam
9 7 (3.02%) Genesys
9 7 (3.02%) Symantec
10 6 (2.59%) Dell
11 5 (2.16%) Sage
11 5 (2.16%) Wyse
12 4 (1.72%) Apple
12 4 (1.72%) Kaspersky
12 4 (1.72%) Veritas
12 4 (1.72%) Xerox
13 3 (1.29%) Mitel
13 3 (1.29%) OpenText
13 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
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Posted: Yesterday
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