The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 14 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.41% 0.84% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.83% 2.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £35,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,000 £29,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,559 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -11.47%
Windows 7
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 30.77% 35.29% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 27
Average salary £31,250 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.60% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £42,624
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wolverhampton region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Windows 7
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Front Office
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft