Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 130 143
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 99 69 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.51% 1.78% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.41% 9.34% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 63
Birmingham median annual salary £25,000 £29,028 £26,198
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +10.80% -4.74%
10th Percentile £18,750 £20,163 £21,495
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £41,750
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -7.02% +5.56% +8.00%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 687 739 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.40% 19.09% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 545 649 694
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,600 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -1.85%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Birmingham

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Birmingham

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 71 (71.72%) Windows 10
4 66 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
5 65 (65.66%) Microsoft
6 49 (49.49%) VMware
7 44 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (44.44%) SCCM
8 43 (43.43%) MCSE
9 38 (38.38%) MCP
10 37 (37.37%) Degree
10 37 (37.37%) Data Centre
11 35 (35.35%) Computer Science Degree
11 35 (35.35%) Self-Motivation
11 35 (35.35%) Computer Science
11 35 (35.35%) PowerShell
11 35 (35.35%) Root Cause Analysis
11 35 (35.35%) VBScript
11 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (35.35%) Software Engineering
12 25 (25.25%) Office 365
13 23 (23.23%) Windows Server
14 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (15.15%) WSUS
15 15 (15.15%) SQL
15 15 (15.15%) MS Exchange
16 14 (14.14%) TCP/IP
16 14 (14.14%) Cisco
17 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Office 365
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.12%) VPN
3 7 (7.07%) DHCP
4 6 (6.06%) DNS
4 6 (6.06%) Firewall
5 2 (2.02%) LAN
5 2 (2.02%) VoIP
5 2 (2.02%) WAN
5 2 (2.02%) WebEx
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.01%) Network Security
6 1 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Ant
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Automotive
2 6 (6.06%) Legal
2 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.05%) Law
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) SCCM Engineer
2 21 (21.21%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Analyst
4 19 (19.19%) IT Support
5 17 (17.17%) Senior SCCM Engineer
6 16 (16.16%) IT Engineer
7 13 (13.13%) Support Analyst
8 10 (10.10%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (8.08%) IT Analyst
11 7 (7.07%) Help Desk Engineer
11 7 (7.07%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (7.07%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 6 (6.06%) Applications Support
12 6 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (6.06%) Desktop Support
12 6 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
12 6 (6.06%) Service Analyst
12 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
13 5 (5.05%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 37 (37.37%) Data Centre
2 35 (35.35%) Computer Science
2 35 (35.35%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) AS400
3 2 (2.02%) iSeries
3 2 (2.02%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (71.72%) Windows 10
3 23 (23.23%) Windows Server
4 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.05%) Linux
6 5 (5.05%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.02%) Unix
8 1 (1.01%) Android
8 1 (1.01%) SUSE
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (35.35%) Root Cause Analysis
1 35 (35.35%) Software Engineering
2 10 (10.10%) Break/Fix
2 10 (10.10%) ITIL
2 10 (10.10%) Service Management
3 8 (8.08%) Logistics
4 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.05%) ITSM
6 4 (4.04%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.03%) Time Management
8 2 (2.02%) Coaching
8 2 (2.02%) CRM
8 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.02%) Line Management
8 2 (2.02%) Presales
8 2 (2.02%) Project Management
8 2 (2.02%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.02%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) PowerShell
1 35 (35.35%) VBScript
2 15 (15.15%) SQL
3 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (43.43%) MCSE
3 38 (38.38%) MCP
4 37 (37.37%) Degree
5 35 (35.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.03%) MCDST
6 3 (3.03%) MCITP
6 3 (3.03%) MCSA
7 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) GDPR
3 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 81 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.02%) XenApp
3 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (44.44%) SCCM
2 15 (15.15%) WSUS
3 3 (3.03%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (65.66%) Microsoft
2 49 (49.49%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) Cisco
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix
5 3 (3.03%) iManage
6 2 (2.02%) Lotus
6 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe
7 1 (1.01%) Apple
7 1 (1.01%) Capita
7 1 (1.01%) Dell
7 1 (1.01%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.01%) Meraki
7 1 (1.01%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.01%) NetApp
7 1 (1.01%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.01%) Sage
7 1 (1.01%) Sophis