Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 118 142
Rank change year-on-year +12 +24 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 89 82 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.45% 2.11% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.53% 10.47% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 57
Birmingham median annual salary £26,500 £33,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.48% +27.36% -3.64%
10th Percentile £18,750 £22,500 £19,925
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 573 783 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.78% 20.17% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 444 712 673
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,125 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -6.67%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (78.65%) Microsoft
3 61 (68.54%) Active Directory
4 59 (66.29%) Windows 10
5 57 (64.04%) Microsoft Office
6 52 (58.43%) VMware
7 41 (46.07%) SCCM
8 40 (44.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (43.82%) Windows Server
10 38 (42.70%) MCSE
11 35 (39.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (38.20%) Office 365
12 34 (38.20%) Data Centre
13 33 (37.08%) Windows 8
14 31 (34.83%) WSUS
15 26 (29.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (28.09%) Degree
17 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (26.97%) MCP
18 21 (23.60%) SQL
18 21 (23.60%) DHCP
19 20 (22.47%) Finance
20 19 (21.35%) ITIL
21 18 (20.22%) VBScript
21 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
21 18 (20.22%) Computer Science
21 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
21 18 (20.22%) Root Cause Analysis
21 18 (20.22%) Computer Science Degree

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 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.37%) Confluence
4 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 57 (64.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 34 (38.20%) Office 365
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.60%) DHCP
2 15 (16.85%) DNS
3 8 (8.99%) VPN
4 6 (6.74%) Extranet
5 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (4.49%) Firewall
7 3 (3.37%) LAN
7 3 (3.37%) WAN
8 1 (1.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 20 (22.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Publishing
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Law
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) SCCM Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Analyst
4 16 (17.98%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 15 (16.85%) IT Support
6 12 (13.48%) Technical Support
7 11 (12.36%) Service Analyst
7 11 (12.36%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (11.24%) IT Engineer
8 10 (11.24%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (11.24%) Senior Support Engineer
8 10 (11.24%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (11.24%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (8.99%) Help Desk Engineer
10 8 (8.99%) Help Desk Support
10 8 (8.99%) Help Desk Support Engineer
11 7 (7.87%) Senior Technical Engineer
11 7 (7.87%) Senior Technical Support
11 7 (7.87%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) Kafka
1 10 (11.24%) Middleware
1 10 (11.24%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (6.74%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (6.74%) JSON
2 6 (6.74%) REST
2 6 (6.74%) SOAP
2 6 (6.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Data Centre
2 18 (20.22%) Computer Science
2 18 (20.22%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.12%) iPad
3 1 (1.12%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (66.29%) Windows 10
3 39 (43.82%) Windows Server
4 35 (39.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (37.08%) Windows 8
6 26 (29.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (17.98%) Linux
8 7 (7.87%) CentOS
9 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.49%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.49%) SUSE
10 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.12%) Unix
11 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.35%) ITIL
3 18 (20.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
4 14 (15.73%) Service Management
5 12 (13.48%) Line Management
6 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.87%) Presales
7 7 (7.87%) Project Management
8 6 (6.74%) Application Packaging
8 6 (6.74%) Business Development
8 6 (6.74%) Business Transformation
8 6 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (6.74%) SDLC
8 6 (6.74%) Time Management
9 5 (5.62%) Break/Fix
10 4 (4.49%) Data Management
10 4 (4.49%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) SQL
2 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
2 18 (20.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (42.70%) MCSE
3 25 (28.09%) Degree
4 24 (26.97%) MCP
5 18 (20.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (12.36%) MCSA
8 10 (11.24%) MCITP
9 4 (4.49%) MCDST
10 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) GDPR
2 6 (6.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (68.54%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.87%) XenApp
4 7 (7.87%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.37%) Docker
7 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (46.07%) SCCM
2 31 (34.83%) WSUS
3 6 (6.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (6.74%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (78.65%) Microsoft
2 52 (58.43%) VMware
3 13 (14.61%) Citrix
4 11 (12.36%) Cisco
5 10 (11.24%) NetApp
5 10 (11.24%) Nimble Storage
6 6 (6.74%) Ivanti
7 4 (4.49%) Adobe
8 1 (1.12%) Apple
8 1 (1.12%) Meraki