Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 152 146
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 121 157 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.69% 1.99% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.27% 8.78% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 90 143 139
Manchester median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% - -
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,200 £19,400
90th Percentile £38,750 £49,150 £49,800
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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 1,664 1,788 1,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.18% 22.65% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,367 1,511 1,476
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +22 19 £21,000 -20.75% 1
Bolton +25 10 £24,000 -36.00% 2
Altrincham - 5 £24,500 - 1
Rochdale +20 4 - -
Cheadle +7 4 £21,250 -57.50% 1
Heywood - 3 £26,250 -
Salford -13 2 £30,500 +60.53% 1
Bury -6 1 £17,000 -30.61% 1
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (74.38%) Active Directory
3 85 (70.25%) Windows 10
4 68 (56.20%) ITIL
5 64 (52.89%) Microsoft
6 60 (49.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (42.15%) Windows Server
8 48 (39.67%) Office 365
9 46 (38.02%) VMware
10 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (33.06%) MS Exchange
11 40 (33.06%) Cisco
12 31 (25.62%) Citrix
13 29 (23.97%) Exchange Server 2010
14 26 (21.49%) Service Management
15 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
15 25 (20.66%) Windows 8
15 25 (20.66%) SCCM
16 24 (19.83%) Microsoft Office
17 23 (19.01%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (19.01%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (17.36%) Firewall
19 20 (16.53%) DNS
20 18 (14.88%) DHCP
20 18 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
21 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
21 15 (12.40%) LAN
21 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
22 14 (11.57%) SharePoint
23 13 (10.74%) vSphere

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 40 (33.06%) MS Exchange
2 29 (23.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.57%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.31%) Confluence
5 4 (3.31%) IIS
5 4 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.48%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (19.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.65%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (39.67%) Office 365
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.48%) Google Drive
4 2 (1.65%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
2 21 (17.36%) Firewall
3 20 (16.53%) DNS
4 18 (14.88%) DHCP
5 15 (12.40%) LAN
6 11 (9.09%) WAN
7 7 (5.79%) VPN
8 5 (4.13%) Wireless
9 4 (3.31%) VoIP
9 4 (3.31%) WLAN
10 3 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.48%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.65%) DMZ
11 2 (1.65%) SAN
11 2 (1.65%) Skype
11 2 (1.65%) SSL
11 2 (1.65%) VLAN
12 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (3.31%) JIRA
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
1 13 (10.74%) Law
2 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.96%) Publishing
3 5 (4.13%) Legal
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.31%) Back Office
4 4 (3.31%) Electronics
4 4 (3.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Automotive
5 2 (1.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (41.32%) Analyst
2 32 (26.45%) Service Analyst
3 26 (21.49%) Service Desk Analyst
4 25 (20.66%) Support Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) Support Engineer
6 17 (14.05%) IT Support
7 14 (11.57%) 1st Line Support
7 14 (11.57%) Service Desk Engineer
8 13 (10.74%) 1st Line Engineer
8 13 (10.74%) IT Analyst
9 12 (9.92%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (9.09%) IT Engineer
11 10 (8.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (7.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (7.44%) IT Support Analyst
13 8 (6.61%) Exchange Support
13 8 (6.61%) Junior DevOps
13 8 (6.61%) Junior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (6.61%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) .NET
2 2 (1.65%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (7.44%) iPhone
3 7 (5.79%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.13%) CMDB
4 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.65%) Life Science
5 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (70.25%) Windows 10
3 60 (49.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (42.15%) Windows Server
5 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (20.66%) Windows 8
7 11 (9.09%) Linux
8 5 (4.13%) Android
8 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.31%) CentOS
9 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.83%) Debian
10 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (56.20%) ITIL
2 26 (21.49%) Service Management
3 18 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (9.92%) Case Management
5 10 (8.26%) Document Management
6 8 (6.61%) DevOps
7 7 (5.79%) Break/Fix
7 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (5.79%) ITSM
8 6 (4.96%) Asset Management
8 6 (4.96%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.96%) ITIL V3
8 6 (4.96%) Ticket Management
9 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.13%) Information Security
10 4 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.31%) Migration
10 4 (3.31%) Process Improvement
10 4 (3.31%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) PowerShell
1 10 (8.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) VB.NET
3 4 (3.31%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.83%) C++
4 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.44%) MCSA
4 8 (6.61%) MCP
5 7 (5.79%) CCNA
5 7 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (4.13%) MCSE
8 3 (2.48%) CCNP
9 2 (1.65%) MOS
10 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.83%) Degree
10 1 (0.83%) MCITP
10 1 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.83%) HL7
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (74.38%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.74%) Terminal Server
4 13 (10.74%) vSphere
5 12 (9.92%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.31%) XenApp
7 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (20.66%) SCCM
2 4 (3.31%) SCOM
2 4 (3.31%) WSUS
3 3 (2.48%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (52.89%) Microsoft
2 46 (38.02%) VMware
3 40 (33.06%) Cisco
4 31 (25.62%) Citrix
5 10 (8.26%) Sony
6 9 (7.44%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.13%) Avaya
8 4 (3.31%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle
8 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.31%) SAP
9 3 (2.48%) Google
9 3 (2.48%) Lotus
9 3 (2.48%) Meraki
9 3 (2.48%) NetApp
9 3 (2.48%) Sophos
10 2 (1.65%) Apple
10 2 (1.65%) EMC
10 2 (1.65%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (1.65%) Veeam