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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 92 110 90
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 27 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.50% 1.17% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.18% 6.67% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 15
Median salary £22,500 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.64% +1.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,163 £23,450 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £37,500 £41,900
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year -0.90% +4.71%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 294 405 346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.37% 17.52% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 249 349 300
Median salary £36,773 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.93% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Birmingham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
4 35 (61.40%) MS Office
5 21 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
8 16 (28.07%) Windows 8
8 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
9 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 14 (24.56%) VMware
10 13 (22.81%) Cisco
10 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
11 12 (21.05%) MCSE
11 12 (21.05%) Degree
12 10 (17.54%) ITIL
12 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
13 9 (15.79%) SCCM
13 9 (15.79%) WAN
14 8 (14.04%) Legal
14 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
15 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
15 7 (12.28%) Finance
15 7 (12.28%) Law
15 7 (12.28%) MCP
15 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows 7
Top Related 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 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (61.40%) MS Office
2 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.77%) MS Project
3 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) LAN
2 9 (15.79%) WAN
3 5 (8.77%) VoIP
4 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.26%) Firewall
5 3 (5.26%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) Network Security
5 3 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (3.51%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
6 2 (3.51%) DNS
6 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.51%) Wireless
7 1 (1.75%) ADSL
7 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.75%) FTP
7 1 (1.75%) ISDN
7 1 (1.75%) PSTN
7 1 (1.75%) SAN
7 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) MS Access
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Grunt
General
1 8 (14.04%) Legal
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Law
3 6 (10.53%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) IT Support
3 14 (24.56%) Support Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) IT Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Service Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (12.28%) SCCM Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
11 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Driving Licence
2 4 (7.02%) iPhone
3 3 (5.26%) FMCG
3 3 (5.26%) iPad
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.51%) Handset
4 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.75%) CCTV
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
5 16 (28.07%) Windows 8
5 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.02%) Android
8 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.75%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
4 6 (10.53%) Document Management
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.53%) Service Management
5 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.26%) Email Filtering
6 3 (5.26%) ITSM
6 3 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
7 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.75%) Front End Development
8 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.75%) SDLC
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) VBScript
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) MCSE
3 7 (12.28%) MCP
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.26%) CCNA
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.51%) MBCS
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) DameWare
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) VMware
3 13 (22.81%) Cisco
4 5 (8.77%) Adobe
5 4 (7.02%) Dell
6 3 (5.26%) Citrix
6 3 (5.26%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.51%) LexisNexis
7 2 (3.51%) Mitel
7 2 (3.51%) Spiceworks
7 2 (3.51%) Wyse
8 1 (1.75%) Altiris
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) Lotus
8 1 (1.75%) NEC
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Sophos
8 1 (1.75%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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