Period
to 21 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 134 138
Rank change year-on-year +45 +4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 112 68 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.97% 1.76% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.95% 8.46% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 76 61 59
Birmingham median annual salary £25,000 £31,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.63% +18.87% -1.85%
10th Percentile £18,750 £22,500 £20,675
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +1.92% +4.00%

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 624 804 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.53% 20.79% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 494 715 658
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,949 £36,111 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.09% +3.17% -2.78%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (77.68%) Active Directory
3 77 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 72 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
5 71 (63.39%) Windows 10
6 61 (54.46%) VMware
7 47 (41.96%) SCCM
7 47 (41.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 45 (40.18%) MCSE
9 41 (36.61%) Windows Server
10 40 (35.71%) Data Centre
11 38 (33.93%) Office 365
12 36 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (29.46%) MCP
15 32 (28.57%) Degree
16 31 (27.68%) WSUS
17 29 (25.89%) Computer Science
17 29 (25.89%) PowerShell
17 29 (25.89%) Software Engineering
17 29 (25.89%) VBScript
17 29 (25.89%) Root Cause Analysis
17 29 (25.89%) Computer Science Degree
17 29 (25.89%) Self-Motivation
18 27 (24.11%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (23.21%) Finance
19 26 (23.21%) Windows 8
20 23 (20.54%) SQL
20 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (16.96%) DHCP

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 13 (11.61%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.68%) Confluence
3 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 72 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 38 (33.93%) Office 365
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) DHCP
2 13 (11.61%) DNS
3 12 (10.71%) VPN
4 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.36%) Extranet
6 5 (4.46%) Firewall
7 4 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.79%) LAN
8 2 (1.79%) WAN
8 2 (1.79%) WebEx
9 1 (0.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
General
1 26 (23.21%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.36%) Publishing
3 4 (3.57%) Automotive
3 4 (3.57%) Legal
3 4 (3.57%) Retail
4 3 (2.68%) Law
5 2 (1.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (25.89%) SCCM Engineer
2 27 (24.11%) Support Engineer
3 23 (20.54%) IT Support
4 22 (19.64%) Analyst
5 19 (16.96%) Senior SCCM Engineer
6 18 (16.07%) IT Engineer
7 15 (13.39%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (10.71%) Help Desk Engineer
8 12 (10.71%) Help Desk Support
8 12 (10.71%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 12 (10.71%) Service Analyst
8 12 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (8.93%) Support Analyst
11 8 (7.14%) Technical Support
12 6 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) Technical Leader
12 6 (5.36%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
1 6 (5.36%) JSON
1 6 (5.36%) Kafka
1 6 (5.36%) Middleware
1 6 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (5.36%) REST
1 6 (5.36%) SOAP
1 6 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 29 (25.89%) Computer Science
2 29 (25.89%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.79%) AS400
3 2 (1.79%) iSeries
3 2 (1.79%) Tandem
4 1 (0.89%) iPad
4 1 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (63.39%) Windows 10
3 41 (36.61%) Windows Server
4 36 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (24.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (23.21%) Windows 8
7 13 (11.61%) Linux
8 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.46%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
10 4 (3.57%) SUSE
11 3 (2.68%) CentOS
12 1 (0.89%) Unix
12 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 29 (25.89%) Software Engineering
3 17 (15.18%) ITIL
4 16 (14.29%) Service Management
5 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (8.04%) Break/Fix
8 8 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 8 (7.14%) Line Management
9 6 (5.36%) Business Transformation
9 6 (5.36%) ITSM
9 6 (5.36%) SDLC
10 4 (3.57%) Logistics
11 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.68%) Presales
11 3 (2.68%) Project Management
12 2 (1.79%) Business Development
12 2 (1.79%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (1.79%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.89%) PowerShell
1 29 (25.89%) VBScript
2 23 (20.54%) SQL
3 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (41.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (40.18%) MCSE
3 33 (29.46%) MCP
4 32 (28.57%) Degree
5 29 (25.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (9.82%) MCSA
6 11 (9.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (8.04%) MCITP
8 4 (3.57%) MCDST
9 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) GDPR
2 7 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (77.68%) Active Directory
2 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.68%) Docker
4 3 (2.68%) XenApp
4 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (41.96%) SCCM
2 31 (27.68%) WSUS
3 2 (1.79%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.79%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 61 (54.46%) VMware
3 16 (14.29%) Cisco
4 13 (11.61%) Citrix
5 9 (8.04%) NetApp
5 9 (8.04%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (3.57%) Adobe
7 2 (1.79%) iManage
7 2 (1.79%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.89%) Apple
8 1 (0.89%) Lotus
8 1 (0.89%) Meraki
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.89%) Sage
8 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow