Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 132 125
Rank change year-on-year -44 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 110 186 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.50% 2.44% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.43% 10.61% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 97 167 116
Manchester median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.92% +2.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £39,800 £45,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £25,500 £25,000 £23,913
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.55% -4.35%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,710 1,753 1,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.27% 23.02% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,433 1,538 1,394
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Manchester

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Manchester

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Manchester

Windows 7
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Stockport -14 15 £22,000 -13.73% 5
Salford +2 9 £27,500 +25.00% 2
Rochdale - 5 - - 1
Oldham +14 1 £19,366 -3.17%
Bolton -2 1 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Cheadle -13 1 £19,500 -20.41%
Sale - 1 £20,000 -
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (73.64%) Active Directory
3 78 (70.91%) Windows 10
4 69 (62.73%) Microsoft
5 64 (58.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (50.00%) Office 365
7 49 (44.55%) VMware
8 48 (43.64%) MS Exchange
9 47 (42.73%) ITIL
10 45 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
10 45 (40.91%) Citrix
10 45 (40.91%) Windows Server
11 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (32.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 34 (30.91%) Cisco
14 29 (26.36%) Hyper-V
15 28 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (19.09%) MCP
16 21 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2013
17 20 (18.18%) DNS
18 19 (17.27%) Firewall
18 19 (17.27%) Driving Licence
19 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
20 16 (14.55%) WAN
20 16 (14.55%) LAN
21 15 (13.64%) Finance
21 15 (13.64%) DHCP
22 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
23 12 (10.91%) VoIP
23 12 (10.91%) SCCM

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 48 (43.64%) MS Exchange
2 36 (32.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.45%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.82%) WordPress
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.91%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.73%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Elite 3E
2 4 (3.64%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.91%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 55 (50.00%) Office 365
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.55%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.82%) G Suite
5 2 (1.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) DNS
2 19 (17.27%) Firewall
3 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
4 16 (14.55%) LAN
4 16 (14.55%) WAN
5 15 (13.64%) DHCP
6 12 (10.91%) VoIP
7 11 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (7.27%) VLAN
9 6 (5.45%) SAN
10 5 (4.55%) VPN
11 2 (1.82%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.82%) PABX
12 1 (0.91%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.91%) Extranet
12 1 (0.91%) Internet
12 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.91%) Network Security
12 1 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.64%) MS Access
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) German Language
2 8 (7.27%) Legal
3 6 (5.45%) Law
4 3 (2.73%) French Language
5 2 (1.82%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Local Government
6 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Analyst
2 25 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 21 (19.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (16.36%) IT Support
5 16 (14.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (14.55%) Support Analyst
6 14 (12.73%) Service Analyst
7 11 (10.00%) IT Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
8 10 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (7.27%) Windows Support Analyst
11 7 (6.36%) Active Directory Support Analyst
11 7 (6.36%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (6.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) CSS
1 2 (1.82%) HTML
1 2 (1.82%) jQuery
1 2 (1.82%) ODBC
2 1 (0.91%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) iPhone
4 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.91%) Animation
5 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.91%) FMCG
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (70.91%) Windows 10
3 64 (58.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.64%) Android
8 4 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.73%) Linux
10 2 (1.82%) CentOS
10 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.73%) ITIL
2 11 (10.00%) Service Management
3 8 (7.27%) ITIL V3
4 7 (6.36%) Document Management
5 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.64%) Case Management
7 4 (3.64%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.73%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (2.73%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.82%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.82%) Change Management
9 2 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.82%) Expense Management
9 2 (1.82%) High Availability
9 2 (1.82%) IT Strategy
9 2 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.82%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (1.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.36%) VBScript
3 6 (5.45%) SQL
4 4 (3.64%) VBA
5 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (0.91%) C#
6 1 (0.91%) Java
6 1 (0.91%) Perl
6 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) MCP
2 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.18%) Degree
3 9 (8.18%) MOS
4 8 (7.27%) MCSA
5 7 (6.36%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.64%) CCNA
6 4 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.73%) MCSE
7 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.82%) MCITP
8 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (73.64%) Active Directory
2 29 (26.36%) Hyper-V
3 28 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.64%) XenApp
5 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.73%) XenServer
6 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.82%) vSphere
6 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.82%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (62.73%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.55%) VMware
3 45 (40.91%) Citrix
4 34 (30.91%) Cisco
5 8 (7.27%) iManage
6 7 (6.36%) Intapp
7 6 (5.45%) HP
7 6 (5.45%) Ivanti
7 6 (5.45%) Lotus
7 6 (5.45%) Veeam
8 5 (4.55%) Dell
9 4 (3.64%) Sophos
10 3 (2.73%) Adobe
10 3 (2.73%) Apple
11 2 (1.82%) Altiris
11 2 (1.82%) Avaya
11 2 (1.82%) Interwoven
11 2 (1.82%) McAfee
11 2 (1.82%) Symantec
11 2 (1.82%) Wyse