Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 81 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.93% 0.74% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.59% 4.22% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 15
Lancashire median annual salary £22,500 £19,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -15.56% -6.25%
10th Percentile £16,975 £14,400 £20,500
90th Percentile £38,625 £22,250 £28,250
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,913
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -2.40%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 138 166 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 16.69% 17.55% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 106 133 127
Lancashire median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £20,375 £21,050 £21,150
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £43,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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
Preston +5 4 £35,000 +62.79%
Blackburn +2 3 £22,000 +29.41%
Lancaster - 3 £22,500 -
Burnley +4 2 £37,500 - 2
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 10
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) Operations Research
8 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (31.25%) CRM
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 5 (31.25%) Actionable Insight
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Process Management
9 4 (25.00%) Firewall
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (18.75%) Wireless
10 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
10 3 (18.75%) Internet
10 3 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (18.75%) 3G
10 3 (18.75%) Project Management
10 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2

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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) 3G
2 3 (18.75%) 4G
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Product Development Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Product Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) CCTV
2 3 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (18.75%) Contactless
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) VMS
8 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Actionable Insight
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
1 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
1 5 (31.25%) Operations Research
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Process Management
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Capita
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Wyse
3 1 (6.25%) VMware