The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 40 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 2.02% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 10.20% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £17,000 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.16% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 49 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 12.50% 19.76% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 70
Average salary £33,750 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
West Midlands

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 22 July 2014. 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
Bromsgrove - 3 £17,000 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (50.00%) ADSL
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (21.43%) AppSense
7 3 (21.43%) MSI
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) MCP
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) Symantec
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sage 50
1 1 (7.14%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) ADSL
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) IT Support
6 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
7 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
1 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) AppSense
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (7.14%) Draytek
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco