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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.77% 4.40% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 17.78% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
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
68 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.09% 24.73% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 68
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 27 March 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
Worcester -8 3 £32,500 -10.34%
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) MS Office
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (50.00%) Agresso
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Information Security
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
7 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 2 (10.00%) SAN
9 2 (10.00%) Apple
9 2 (10.00%) HTML
9 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 2 (10.00%) IIS
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) Symantec
9 2 (10.00%) Acrobat
9 2 (10.00%) RoboHelp
9 2 (10.00%) Adobe

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Office
2 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (10.00%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Automotive
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DBA
1 6 (30.00%) SQL DBA
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Report Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Author
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Author
4 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Security
1 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) VMware