The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 68 81
Rank change year-on-year -30 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 19 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.31% 1.89% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.04% 7.96% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 37
Median salary £28,250 £25,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.78% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £19,035 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,200 £37,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 377 226 422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 26.09% 23.71% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 266 197 340
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Cheshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Cheshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 6 £32,500 +54.76% 2
Chester +4 3 £31,500 +41.57%
Knutsford -39 3 - -
Nantwich - 2 £20,750 -
Widnes - 2 £26,000 -
Macclesfield 0 1 £21,500 -23.21%
Wilmslow -13 1 £25,000 +36.32% 2
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) Windows 8
4 18 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (27.78%) VoIP
7 10 (27.78%) Finance
7 10 (27.78%) Office 365
8 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (25.00%) LAN
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL
9 8 (22.22%) WAN
9 8 (22.22%) Android
10 7 (19.44%) SCCM
10 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (19.44%) Java
10 7 (19.44%) WLAN
10 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
11 6 (16.67%) Bluetooth
11 6 (16.67%) GPRS
11 6 (16.67%) GSM
11 6 (16.67%) Flash
11 6 (16.67%) J2ME
11 6 (16.67%) MPEG
11 6 (16.67%) Symbian
11 6 (16.67%) UMTS
11 6 (16.67%) C

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) VoIP
2 9 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (22.22%) WAN
4 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (19.44%) WLAN
5 6 (16.67%) Bluetooth
5 6 (16.67%) DVB
5 6 (16.67%) GPRS
5 6 (16.67%) GSM
5 6 (16.67%) NFC
5 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (16.67%) UMTS
6 5 (13.89%) VPN
7 4 (11.11%) Skype
8 3 (8.33%) DNS
9 2 (5.56%) DHCP
9 2 (5.56%) MPLS
9 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (2.78%) DKIM
10 1 (2.78%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) GIS
1 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Automotive
2 6 (16.67%) Multimedia
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) French Language
4 2 (5.56%) Italian Language
4 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support
1 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) IT Support
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) BREW
1 6 (16.67%) Flash
1 6 (16.67%) J2ME
1 6 (16.67%) Middleware
1 6 (16.67%) OpenAL
1 6 (16.67%) OpenCL
1 6 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 6 (16.67%) Qt
1 6 (16.67%) Series 60
1 6 (16.67%) SVG
1 6 (16.67%) UIQ
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 6 (16.67%) iPhone
1 6 (16.67%) MPEG
1 6 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Contactless
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows 8
3 18 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (22.22%) Android
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) DRM
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (16.67%) Speech Recognition
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Line Management
7 3 (8.33%) Network Management
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Build Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) C
2 6 (16.67%) C++
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Graphite
3 1 (2.78%) MobiControl
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco
2 6 (16.67%) Intel
2 6 (16.67%) Symbian
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) Spiceworks
6 2 (5.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.78%) Motorola
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Sophos
7 1 (2.78%) SOTI
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp. bens, bonus
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