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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 157 94
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -63
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 106 66 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 1.29% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.37% 6.48% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 93 53 116
Median salary £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +1.85%

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
1022 1018 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.84% 19.95% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 877 838 1138
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +7 23 £23,000 +2.22% 4
Warwickshire +22 21 £31,500 +14.54% 2
Worcestershire +3 12 £24,000 -44.50% 1
Coventry 0 12 £31,500 +26.00% 3
Shropshire - 12 £23,000 - 2
Staffordshire +6 10 £20,500 -8.88%
Walsall - 3 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £28,500 -
Solihull -10 1 £32,000 +41.70%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 161 (70.61%) Active Directory
3 145 (63.60%) Microsoft
4 103 (45.18%) Windows 10
5 97 (42.54%) MS Office
6 93 (40.79%) Windows Server
7 81 (35.53%) MS Exchange
8 80 (35.09%) Windows 8
9 77 (33.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (32.89%) MS Excel
11 74 (32.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 66 (28.95%) VMware
13 56 (24.56%) ITIL
14 49 (21.49%) Citrix
15 46 (20.18%) Cisco
15 46 (20.18%) Degree
16 39 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
17 35 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2013
17 35 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2010
18 33 (14.47%) MCSE
18 33 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (13.60%) Windows Server 2003
20 30 (13.16%) SLA
20 30 (13.16%) SCCM
21 27 (11.84%) VPN
22 24 (10.53%) DNS
22 24 (10.53%) LAN
22 24 (10.53%) SQL
22 24 (10.53%) PowerShell
23 23 (10.09%) 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 81 (35.53%) MS Exchange
2 35 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (4.39%) IIS
4 7 (3.07%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 6 (2.63%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.32%) JBoss
7 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (42.54%) MS Office
2 75 (32.89%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.19%) MS Project
3 5 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Sentinel
1 3 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.77%) Office 365
2 7 (3.07%) G Suite
3 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.84%) VPN
2 24 (10.53%) DNS
2 24 (10.53%) LAN
3 19 (8.33%) DHCP
4 18 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 18 (7.89%) WAN
5 14 (6.14%) Firewall
6 12 (5.26%) 802.11
7 10 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (3.95%) VoIP
9 6 (2.63%) Wireless
10 4 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.32%) Network Security
11 3 (1.32%) SAN
11 3 (1.32%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.88%) Internet
12 2 (0.88%) Intranet
12 2 (0.88%) Skype
12 2 (0.88%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.19%) MS Access
3 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Grunt
General
1 14 (6.14%) Manufacturing
1 14 (6.14%) Retail
2 12 (5.26%) Finance
3 10 (4.39%) Law
3 10 (4.39%) Legal
4 9 (3.95%) Advertising
5 4 (1.75%) Automotive
5 4 (1.75%) French Language
5 4 (1.75%) German Language
6 2 (0.88%) Games
6 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Local Government
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (30.70%) IT Support
2 54 (23.68%) Analyst
3 35 (15.35%) Support Analyst
3 35 (15.35%) Support Engineer
4 29 (12.72%) IT Technician
5 26 (11.40%) IT Analyst
6 25 (10.96%) IT Engineer
7 24 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
8 23 (10.09%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (9.65%) Support Technician
10 21 (9.21%) Service Desk Analyst
11 19 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
12 18 (7.89%) IT Support Technician
13 15 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
13 15 (6.58%) Service Analyst
14 13 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 11 (4.82%) Graduate
16 11 (4.82%) SCCM Engineer
17 10 (4.39%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 6 (2.63%) HTML
3 4 (1.75%) CSS
4 3 (1.32%) .NET
4 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.88%) XML
6 1 (0.44%) HTML5
6 1 (0.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.09%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.39%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.07%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.07%) FMCG
4 7 (3.07%) iPhone
5 5 (2.19%) AS400
5 5 (2.19%) iSeries
5 5 (2.19%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.75%) iPad
7 3 (1.32%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.88%) EPoS
8 2 (0.88%) Handset
9 1 (0.44%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.44%) Informatics
9 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (45.18%) Windows 10
3 93 (40.79%) Windows Server
4 80 (35.09%) Windows 8
5 77 (33.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (32.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (13.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (9.21%) Windows Vista
9 18 (7.89%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.51%) Android
11 7 (3.07%) Apple iOS
11 7 (3.07%) Linux
12 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.56%) ITIL
2 17 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (6.14%) Incident Management
3 14 (6.14%) Service Management
4 12 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 12 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 11 (4.82%) ERP
5 11 (4.82%) Software Engineering
6 10 (4.39%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (3.07%) Migration
7 7 (3.07%) Problem Management
8 6 (2.63%) Disk Encryption
8 6 (2.63%) Document Management
8 6 (2.63%) ITSM
8 6 (2.63%) Process Improvement
8 6 (2.63%) Project Management
8 6 (2.63%) Server Building
9 5 (2.19%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.19%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 24 (10.53%) SQL
2 10 (4.39%) VB
3 5 (2.19%) C
4 4 (1.75%) Java
4 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.32%) C#
5 3 (1.32%) PHP
5 3 (1.32%) VBScript
6 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (20.18%) Degree
2 39 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (14.47%) MCSE
4 19 (8.33%) MCP
5 16 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.70%) Security Cleared
7 12 (5.26%) CCNA
8 10 (4.39%) MCSA
9 9 (3.95%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.32%) MCITP
10 3 (1.32%) MCTS
11 2 (0.88%) CCA
11 2 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.88%) PMP
11 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.44%) MBCS
12 1 (0.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 161 (70.61%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.32%) vSphere
7 3 (1.32%) XenApp
8 2 (0.88%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (13.16%) SCCM
2 11 (4.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.63%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.88%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.44%) DameWare
6 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 145 (63.60%) Microsoft
2 66 (28.95%) VMware
3 49 (21.49%) Citrix
4 46 (20.18%) Cisco
5 17 (7.46%) Dell
6 15 (6.58%) HP
7 10 (4.39%) Google
8 7 (3.07%) Adobe
9 6 (2.63%) Fujitsu
9 6 (2.63%) Lotus
9 6 (2.63%) Sage
10 5 (2.19%) IBM
11 4 (1.75%) Apple
11 4 (1.75%) F5
11 4 (1.75%) Mitel
11 4 (1.75%) Wyse
12 3 (1.32%) LANDesk
13 2 (0.88%) Intel Security
13 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.88%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago