Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 35 40
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 10.99% 0.69% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.04% 6.25% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £37,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +87.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £36,250 £19,600
90th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £23,300
Manchester median annual salary £26,250 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% +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 Bolton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 29.67% 11.03% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 41
Bolton median annual salary £24,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,425 £24,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £44,125 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bolton

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bolton.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Bolton

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bolton over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Break/Fix
4 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) MCP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Visualfiles
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) Skype
5 4 (40.00%) Mimecast

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Skype
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Case Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
1 5 (50.00%) MCSA
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle