Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 144 124
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 81 77 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.11% 1.64% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.38% 9.48% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 73 54 56
Birmingham median annual salary £33,500 £26,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.23% -2.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,588 £19,375
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,250
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -12.98%

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 780 812 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.29% 17.33% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 709 638 779
Birmingham median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -3.85% +0.97%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,925 £24,050
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,625 £58,850
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (74.07%) Windows 10
3 55 (67.90%) Microsoft
4 39 (48.15%) ITIL
5 37 (45.68%) SCCM
6 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 34 (41.98%) PowerShell
8 33 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (39.51%) VMware
10 31 (38.27%) Microsoft Office
11 29 (35.80%) Citrix
12 25 (30.86%) DHCP
12 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (30.86%) Windows Server
13 23 (28.40%) VPN
14 19 (23.46%) DNS
14 19 (23.46%) SLA
14 19 (23.46%) WAN
14 19 (23.46%) VBScript
14 19 (23.46%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (23.46%) Office 365
15 18 (22.22%) AppSense
15 18 (22.22%) Application Packaging
15 18 (22.22%) MSI
15 18 (22.22%) InstallShield
16 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
17 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (19.75%) Personalization
18 15 (18.52%) Windows 8
18 15 (18.52%) MCSE

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 10 (12.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.88%) IIS
2 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (38.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.46%) Office 365
2 5 (6.17%) G Suite
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) DHCP
2 23 (28.40%) VPN
3 19 (23.46%) DNS
3 19 (23.46%) WAN
4 13 (16.05%) LAN
5 11 (13.58%) 802.11
6 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.88%) SAN
8 7 (8.64%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (7.41%) Internet
9 6 (7.41%) Skype
9 6 (7.41%) VLAN
10 5 (6.17%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.17%) Firewall
11 4 (4.94%) MPLS
12 2 (2.47%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (2.47%) VoIP
13 1 (1.23%) NAS
13 1 (1.23%) PBX
13 1 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) InstallShield
1 18 (22.22%) MSI
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Automotive
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) Applications Packager
4 13 (16.05%) Deployment Analyst
5 12 (14.81%) Desktop Support
6 11 (13.58%) Support Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) Applications Support
7 10 (12.35%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (8.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) IT Support
9 7 (8.64%) Office 365 Engineer
9 7 (8.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (6.17%) IT Analyst
11 5 (6.17%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.23%) AS400
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (74.07%) Windows 10
3 33 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (30.86%) Windows Server
4 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (18.52%) Windows 8
6 11 (13.58%) Windows Vista
7 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) ITIL
2 18 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
4 16 (19.75%) Personalization
5 14 (17.28%) Security Patching
6 12 (14.81%) Software Deployment
7 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
8 10 (12.35%) Process Improvement
9 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.41%) Logistics
10 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.17%) Disk Encryption
11 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.17%) Line Management
11 5 (6.17%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (6.17%) Presales
11 5 (6.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.94%) Network Design
12 4 (4.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) PowerShell
2 19 (23.46%) VBScript
3 12 (14.81%) SQL
4 7 (8.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.52%) MCSE
3 14 (17.28%) Degree
4 11 (13.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 11 (13.58%) Master's Degree
4 11 (13.58%) MCP
5 5 (6.17%) CCNA
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.94%) MCDST
7 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.23%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.46%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.47%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (45.68%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) AirWatch
2 5 (6.17%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.94%) WSUS
4 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (67.90%) Microsoft
2 32 (39.51%) VMware
3 29 (35.80%) Citrix
4 18 (22.22%) AppSense
5 14 (17.28%) Cisco
6 12 (14.81%) HP
7 7 (8.64%) EqualLogic
7 7 (8.64%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (8.64%) Synology
7 7 (8.64%) Veeam
8 6 (7.41%) Dell
8 6 (7.41%) Fujitsu
8 6 (7.41%) Symantec
9 5 (6.17%) Google
10 4 (4.94%) Polycom
11 2 (2.47%) Becrypt
11 2 (2.47%) Wyse
12 1 (1.23%) Infor
12 1 (1.23%) Mitel
12 1 (1.23%) MobileIron