Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 147 126
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 161 152 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.03% 2.03% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.06% 9.15% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 150 139 132
Manchester median annual salary £27,250 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% - -
10th Percentile £18,747 £19,000 £20,300
90th Percentile £48,800 £50,000 £44,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +2.13%

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 1778 1662 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.42% 22.18% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1515 1497 1433
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,650 £23,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 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
Stockport -8 18 £26,500 +3.92% 1
Salford -1 8 £19,000 -41.54% 1
Bury +11 6 £24,500 -1.01% 1
Cheadle -9 6 £50,000 +81.82%
Oldham -4 1 £19,366 -3.17% 1
Wigan -4 1 £27,000 +25.58%
Bolton -5 1 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Rochdale - 1 - -
Sale - 1 £20,000 -
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (75.78%) Active Directory
3 114 (70.81%) Microsoft
4 95 (59.01%) Windows 10
5 93 (57.76%) MS Exchange
6 82 (50.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (47.83%) Windows Server
8 73 (45.34%) VMware
9 69 (42.86%) ITIL
9 69 (42.86%) Cisco
10 63 (39.13%) Office 365
11 61 (37.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 52 (32.30%) Citrix
13 49 (30.43%) Firewall
14 44 (27.33%) Hyper-V
15 37 (22.98%) Windows Server 2008
16 36 (22.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 36 (22.36%) Microsoft Office
17 35 (21.74%) DNS
18 33 (20.50%) SAN
19 32 (19.88%) Windows 8
20 25 (15.53%) Finance
21 24 (14.91%) LAN
21 24 (14.91%) WAN
21 24 (14.91%) DHCP
22 23 (14.29%) PowerShell
22 23 (14.29%) VLAN
23 21 (13.04%) TCP/IP
24 20 (12.42%) Veeam
25 18 (11.18%) Mimecast

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 93 (57.76%) MS Exchange
2 61 (37.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.21%) IBM Notes
5 8 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.62%) Apache
8 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (22.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 63 (39.13%) Office 365
2 18 (11.18%) Mimecast
3 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.43%) Firewall
2 35 (21.74%) DNS
3 33 (20.50%) SAN
4 24 (14.91%) DHCP
4 24 (14.91%) LAN
4 24 (14.91%) WAN
5 23 (14.29%) VLAN
6 21 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.97%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (4.35%) VPN
9 6 (3.73%) VoIP
10 5 (3.11%) Skype
11 3 (1.86%) WLAN
12 2 (1.24%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (1.24%) Internet
12 2 (1.24%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.24%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.24%) Wireless
13 1 (0.62%) Asterisk PBX
13 1 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (15.53%) Finance
2 10 (6.21%) Legal
3 7 (4.35%) Law
4 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.86%) Retail
7 2 (1.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) German Language
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (23.60%) Support Engineer
2 32 (19.88%) Analyst
3 31 (19.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (14.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 23 (14.29%) IT Support
6 19 (11.80%) Support Analyst
7 18 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (10.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (9.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 13 (8.07%) 1st Line Support
10 13 (8.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (8.07%) Service Desk Engineer
10 13 (8.07%) Team Leader
11 12 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (7.45%) Service Analyst
12 11 (6.83%) IT Engineer
12 11 (6.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (6.83%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (6.83%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 11 (6.83%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) Web Services
2 2 (1.24%) .NET
2 2 (1.24%) COM
3 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.62%) DOM
3 1 (0.62%) HTML
3 1 (0.62%) HTML5
3 1 (0.62%) REST
3 1 (0.62%) SAX
3 1 (0.62%) WPF
3 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Driving Licence
2 7 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.11%) iPhone
5 4 (2.48%) CMDB
6 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.86%) FMCG
7 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.24%) Replication
7 2 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.62%) Animation
8 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.62%) EPoS
8 1 (0.62%) iPad
8 1 (0.62%) Life Science
8 1 (0.62%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (59.01%) Windows 10
3 82 (50.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (47.83%) Windows Server
5 37 (22.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (19.88%) Windows 8
7 17 (10.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.35%) Android
9 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.86%) Linux
10 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.62%) CentOS
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.86%) ITIL
2 16 (9.94%) Problem Management
3 11 (6.83%) Patch Management
4 9 (5.59%) Service Delivery
4 9 (5.59%) Service Management
5 8 (4.97%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (4.35%) Server Hardening
6 7 (4.35%) SIEM
7 6 (3.73%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.73%) ITSM
7 6 (3.73%) Security Management
8 4 (2.48%) Application Packaging
8 4 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.48%) Document Management
9 3 (1.86%) ERP
9 3 (1.86%) Time Management
9 3 (1.86%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (1.24%) Coaching
10 2 (1.24%) Expense Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.07%) VBScript
3 8 (4.97%) SQL
4 4 (2.48%) VB
5 2 (1.24%) C#
5 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.62%) C++
6 1 (0.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (9.94%) MCP
1 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.70%) CCNA
2 14 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.83%) MCSE
4 10 (6.21%) Degree
5 7 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.24%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.24%) MOS
8 1 (0.62%) MCITP
8 1 (0.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) SLA
2 8 (4.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 122 (75.78%) Active Directory
2 44 (27.33%) Hyper-V
3 36 (22.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.45%) Terminal Services
5 7 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.73%) XenApp
7 5 (3.11%) vSphere
8 3 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.86%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.24%) XenServer
10 1 (0.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (6.83%) SCCM
2 3 (1.86%) WSUS
3 2 (1.24%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.24%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.62%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 114 (70.81%) Microsoft
2 73 (45.34%) VMware
3 69 (42.86%) Cisco
4 52 (32.30%) Citrix
5 20 (12.42%) Veeam
6 12 (7.45%) HP
7 10 (6.21%) Lotus
7 10 (6.21%) Wyse
8 7 (4.35%) Dell
9 6 (3.73%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.11%) iManage
11 4 (2.48%) Apple
12 3 (1.86%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.86%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.86%) McAfee
12 3 (1.86%) Panasonic
12 3 (1.86%) Sophos
12 3 (1.86%) Symantec
13 2 (1.24%) Altiris
13 2 (1.24%) Splunk