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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 106 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 35 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.78% 1.46% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.71% 8.42% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 34
Median salary £31,500 £26,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.15% -0.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £18,536 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

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 402 404 427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 20.41% 17.29% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 351 317 393
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (75.41%) Microsoft
3 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
4 34 (55.74%) Windows 10
5 27 (44.26%) Microsoft Office
6 25 (40.98%) VMware
6 25 (40.98%) Windows Server
6 25 (40.98%) PowerShell
7 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (36.07%) SCCM
8 21 (34.43%) VPN
8 21 (34.43%) Windows 8
9 20 (32.79%) WAN
10 19 (31.15%) DHCP
11 18 (29.51%) ITIL
11 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
13 16 (26.23%) LAN
14 15 (24.59%) SLA
14 15 (24.59%) Cisco
14 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (22.95%) Degree
16 13 (21.31%) DNS
16 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (21.31%) MCSE
17 12 (19.67%) VBScript
18 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
18 11 (18.03%) Root Cause Analysis
19 10 (16.39%) MCP
20 9 (14.75%) HP

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 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
3 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (44.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) G Suite
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) VPN
2 20 (32.79%) WAN
3 19 (31.15%) DHCP
4 16 (26.23%) LAN
5 13 (21.31%) DNS
6 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
7 8 (13.11%) 802.11
8 7 (11.48%) Internet
9 6 (9.84%) SAN
9 6 (9.84%) VLAN
10 5 (8.20%) VoIP
10 5 (8.20%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.92%) Firewall
12 3 (4.92%) MPLS
13 2 (3.28%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (3.28%) NAS
13 2 (3.28%) WebEx
14 1 (1.64%) RTP
14 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) InstallShield
1 5 (8.20%) MSI
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Legal
5 2 (3.28%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) SCCM Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) IT Support
6 5 (8.20%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.20%) Deployment Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Packager
7 4 (6.56%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) PC Support
8 3 (4.92%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.92%) ICT Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.28%) iPad
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) CCTV
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) Windows 10
3 25 (40.98%) Windows Server
4 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (34.43%) Windows 8
6 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Vista
8 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.28%) Android
9 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (13.11%) Data Analysis
4 7 (11.48%) Process Improvement
5 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.20%) Application Packaging
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.20%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Personalization
6 5 (8.20%) Presales
6 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.20%) Security Patching
7 4 (6.56%) Disk Encryption
7 4 (6.56%) Line Management
7 4 (6.56%) Network Design
7 4 (6.56%) Software Deployment
7 4 (6.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) PowerShell
2 12 (19.67%) VBScript
3 9 (14.75%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 13 (21.31%) MCSE
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.39%) MCP
4 8 (13.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (13.11%) Master's Degree
5 6 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (6.56%) CCNA
6 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.28%) MCSA
8 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.64%) MBCS
8 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) SCCM
2 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.20%) WSUS
3 4 (6.56%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (75.41%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) VMware
3 15 (24.59%) Cisco
4 9 (14.75%) HP
5 6 (9.84%) Citrix
6 5 (8.20%) AppSense
6 5 (8.20%) Google
6 5 (8.20%) Symantec
7 4 (6.56%) Dell
7 4 (6.56%) EqualLogic
7 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
7 4 (6.56%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (6.56%) Synology
7 4 (6.56%) Veeam
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) Sage
8 1 (1.64%) Sophos
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