The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 24 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.25% 4.17% 6.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 15.79% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -2.36%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 24.72% 26.39% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 34
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows 7
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware