Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 148 117
Rank change year-on-year -47 -31 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 84 162 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.19% 2.07% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.44% 8.60% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64 145 121
Manchester median annual salary £30,250 £25,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.63% -7.27% -
10th Percentile £20,300 £20,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £40,175 £45,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +3.92% -4.67%

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 1,543 1,883 1,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.87% 24.05% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 1,624 1,333
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -10 16 £37,500 +45.63%
Rochdale - 8 - -
Salford +5 6 £27,500 +25.00% 1
Bolton -4 2 £19,000 -24.75%
Altrincham +1 1 £24,000 +11.63% 2
Cheadle -9 1 £19,500 -7.14% 1
Sale - 1 £37,500 -
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (78.57%) Windows 10
3 58 (69.05%) Active Directory
4 55 (65.48%) Windows Server
5 52 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (61.90%) Microsoft
6 41 (48.81%) Microsoft Office
7 39 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (45.24%) Office 365
9 34 (40.48%) VMware
10 29 (34.52%) ITIL
11 28 (33.33%) Cisco
12 25 (29.76%) Hyper-V
13 24 (28.57%) Citrix
13 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
14 19 (22.62%) Firewall
15 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
17 15 (17.86%) MCP
18 14 (16.67%) LAN
18 14 (16.67%) MCSA
18 14 (16.67%) WAN
19 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
20 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
20 12 (14.29%) Service Management
20 12 (14.29%) Finance
20 12 (14.29%) Degree
20 12 (14.29%) 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 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.33%) WordPress
4 3 (3.57%) Confluence
4 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (48.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.57%) Acrobat
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 38 (45.24%) Office 365
2 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) IaaS
3 3 (3.57%) Mimecast
3 3 (3.57%) PaaS
3 3 (3.57%) SaaS
4 2 (2.38%) G Suite
5 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.62%) Firewall
2 14 (16.67%) LAN
2 14 (16.67%) WAN
3 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (11.90%) DNS
4 10 (11.90%) Internet
4 10 (11.90%) SAN
5 8 (9.52%) VoIP
6 6 (7.14%) Network Security
6 6 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (5.95%) DHCP
8 4 (4.76%) SSL
8 4 (4.76%) VLAN
8 4 (4.76%) VPN
9 3 (3.57%) HTTP
9 3 (3.57%) SMTP
10 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.38%) NAS
11 1 (1.19%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (1.19%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.71%) MS Access
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) German Language
3 4 (4.76%) Law
4 3 (3.57%) French Language
5 2 (2.38%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Analyst
2 19 (22.62%) Service Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) IT Support
3 17 (20.24%) Support Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Support Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) Active Directory Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) Active Directory Support
7 9 (10.71%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) Exchange Support
7 9 (10.71%) IT Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (9.52%) IT Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Database Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) CSS
2 2 (2.38%) jQuery
2 2 (2.38%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.38%) iPad
5 2 (2.38%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (78.57%) Windows 10
3 55 (65.48%) Windows Server
4 52 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.71%) Linux
7 7 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.76%) CentOS
9 4 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.19%) Android
12 1 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) ITIL
2 12 (14.29%) Service Management
3 11 (13.10%) ITIL V3
4 9 (10.71%) Case Management
5 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.76%) Migration
7 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.57%) DevOps
7 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.57%) Document Management
7 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.57%) Project Management
7 3 (3.57%) Scrum
8 2 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.38%) People Management
8 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) VBA
2 4 (4.76%) SQL
3 3 (3.57%) C
4 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) VB
4 2 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (17.86%) MCP
3 14 (16.67%) MCSA
4 12 (14.29%) Degree
5 7 (8.33%) MOS
6 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.95%) MCSE
7 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.38%) MCITP
10 1 (1.19%) CCNA
10 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.57%) GDPR
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.76%) Hyper-V
3 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.76%) vSphere
4 4 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 34 (40.48%) VMware
3 28 (33.33%) Cisco
4 24 (28.57%) Citrix
5 8 (9.52%) Avaya
5 8 (9.52%) HP
6 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.57%) Adobe
7 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.57%) Dell
7 3 (3.57%) iManage
7 3 (3.57%) Meraki
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) Veeam
8 2 (2.38%) Apple
8 2 (2.38%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.38%) Google
8 2 (2.38%) Ivanti
8 2 (2.38%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.38%) SonicWALL