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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 8.50% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 26.98% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 1
Average salary £39,410 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.42% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
88 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 34.24% 31.50% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 56 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,250 £45,000
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
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -6 2 £50,910 +45.45%
Bromsgrove -2 1 £42,000 -6.66%
Redditch - 1 £21,500 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Director
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Report Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix