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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 3.13% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 15.09% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Average salary £20,625 £18,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.09% 20.70% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 42
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,600 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch - 4 £20,625 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) MS Office
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
7 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
9 3 (20.00%) IIS
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (13.33%) ADSL
10 2 (13.33%) LAN
10 2 (13.33%) VoIP
10 2 (13.33%) WAN
10 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 2 (13.33%) VPN
10 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (13.33%) ADSL
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix