Period
to 21 July 2017

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

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 66 74
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 22 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.53% 2.49% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 14.71% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 22
Lancashire median annual salary £22,750 £27,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.74% -6.09% +16.16%
10th Percentile £16,700 £13,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £31,000
North West median annual salary £27,375 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.29% -5.45% +10.00%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 143 136 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 16.47% 16.96% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 94 193
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,750 £19,350
90th Percentile £43,750 £46,000 £50,250
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Lancashire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Lancashire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Lancashire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Lancashire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley -1 10 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Blackburn +3 8 £22,000 -5.38%
Preston - 2 £26,750 - 2
Chorley -2 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Blackpool - 1 £27,250 - 1
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (45.45%) Internet
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Mac OS
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (27.27%) Office 365
8 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (22.73%) Apple
9 5 (22.73%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
10 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
11 3 (13.64%) Docker
11 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (31.82%) IIS
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Service Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) IT Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) IT Support
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) ERP Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Mac OS
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.64%) Windows NT
9 1 (4.55%) CentOS
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Break/Fix
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) People Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
1 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Docker
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Apple
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Epicor
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) SYSPRO
5 1 (4.55%) Wyse
5 1 (4.55%) Xerox
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Preston
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £26000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
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