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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 104 92
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 89 81 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.27% 2.37% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.61% 9.93% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 79 62 78
Median salary £25,500 £27,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% +0.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 926 816 964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.60% 23.92% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 781 671 805
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -2 13 £25,250 +9.78%
Cheadle +12 6 £21,000 -33.33%
Stockport +1 6 £17,000 -24.44% 5
Wigan - 4 £22,500 -
Altrincham -8 3 £21,500 -52.22% 1
Salford -10 1 - - 3
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Windows
2 132 (69.84%) Microsoft
3 114 (60.32%) Active Directory
4 90 (47.62%) MS Office
5 74 (39.15%) Windows 10
6 70 (37.04%) MS Exchange
7 68 (35.98%) MS Excel
8 64 (33.86%) ITIL
9 62 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 59 (31.22%) Windows Server
11 48 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (21.16%) Citrix
13 39 (20.63%) SharePoint
14 38 (20.11%) Windows 8
15 34 (17.99%) TCP/IP
16 33 (17.46%) Cisco
17 32 (16.93%) DNS
18 31 (16.40%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (16.40%) Office 365
19 30 (15.87%) VMware
20 29 (15.34%) Windows Server 2003
21 28 (14.81%) Service Management
22 27 (14.29%) MOS
22 27 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
23 26 (13.76%) German Language
24 25 (13.23%) HP
24 25 (13.23%) LAN
24 25 (13.23%) DHCP
25 24 (12.70%) WAN
26 23 (12.17%) 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 70 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 39 (20.63%) SharePoint
3 27 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.88%) Skype for Business
5 12 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.59%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.59%) IIS
7 3 (1.59%) Site Server
8 1 (0.53%) Zimbra
Applications
1 90 (47.62%) MS Office
2 68 (35.98%) MS Excel
3 17 (8.99%) Acrobat
3 17 (8.99%) Camtasia
3 17 (8.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (8.99%) Snagit
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 13 (6.88%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.59%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.06%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.40%) Office 365
2 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.59%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.99%) TCP/IP
2 32 (16.93%) DNS
3 25 (13.23%) DHCP
3 25 (13.23%) LAN
4 24 (12.70%) WAN
5 20 (10.58%) VPN
6 18 (9.52%) Firewall
7 15 (7.94%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (5.82%) VoIP
9 10 (5.29%) Skype
10 6 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.65%) Wireless
12 4 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.12%) MPLS
12 4 (2.12%) VLAN
13 3 (1.59%) BIG-IP
13 3 (1.59%) Broadband
13 3 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.59%) DMZ
13 3 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (13.76%) German Language
2 19 (10.05%) French Language
3 13 (6.88%) Finance
4 11 (5.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.65%) Marketing
6 4 (2.12%) Retail
7 3 (1.59%) Banking
7 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.06%) Advertising
8 2 (1.06%) Games
8 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (25.93%) Analyst
2 42 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 33 (17.46%) Trainer
4 28 (14.81%) IT Trainer
5 25 (13.23%) IT Support
5 25 (13.23%) Support Engineer
5 25 (13.23%) Support Technician
6 23 (12.17%) Service Analyst
6 23 (12.17%) Support Analyst
7 21 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
8 20 (10.58%) IT Analyst
9 17 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 16 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (7.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 14 (7.41%) ERP Trainer
13 13 (6.88%) IT Support Analyst
13 13 (6.88%) SAP Trainer
13 13 (6.88%) Senior IT Trainer
14 12 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (0.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.53%) COM
2 1 (0.53%) DOM
2 1 (0.53%) FFmpeg
2 1 (0.53%) HTML
2 1 (0.53%) HTML5
2 1 (0.53%) REST
2 1 (0.53%) SAX
2 1 (0.53%) WPF
2 1 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) CMDB
2 13 (6.88%) FMCG
3 8 (4.23%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.65%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.65%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.59%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.59%) iPad
6 3 (1.59%) Life Science
6 3 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.06%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) CCTV
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) IPTV
8 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 189 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (39.15%) Windows 10
3 62 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (31.22%) Windows Server
5 48 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (20.11%) Windows 8
7 29 (15.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (8.99%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (2.12%) Linux
11 2 (1.06%) Android
11 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.53%) CentOS
12 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.86%) ITIL
2 28 (14.81%) Service Management
3 17 (8.99%) Problem Management
4 16 (8.47%) ERP
5 13 (6.88%) IT Strategy
6 9 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 9 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.17%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (2.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.12%) Document Management
10 3 (1.59%) Application Virtualisation
10 3 (1.59%) Computer Security
10 3 (1.59%) CRM
10 3 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.06%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.06%) Investment Management
11 2 (1.06%) ITSM
11 2 (1.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.82%) VBScript
3 10 (5.29%) SQL
4 3 (1.59%) C
4 3 (1.59%) C++
4 3 (1.59%) VB
5 2 (1.06%) Java
5 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (16.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (14.29%) MOS
3 22 (11.64%) Degree
4 16 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 16 (8.47%) Security Cleared
5 15 (7.94%) MCITP
6 12 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (6.35%) MCSE
7 10 (5.29%) MCP
7 10 (5.29%) MCSA
8 8 (4.23%) CCNA
8 8 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.65%) MCDST
9 5 (2.65%) MCTS
10 3 (1.59%) CCAA
10 3 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.06%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.06%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.06%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 114 (60.32%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 18 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.35%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.65%) Terminal Server
5 4 (2.12%) XenApp
6 3 (1.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.06%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.53%) pfSense
8 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (12.17%) SCCM
2 11 (5.82%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.59%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.06%) WSUS
5 1 (0.53%) Cacti
5 1 (0.53%) Graylog
5 1 (0.53%) Nagios
5 1 (0.53%) SCOM
5 1 (0.53%) SCSM
5 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (69.84%) Microsoft
2 40 (21.16%) Citrix
3 33 (17.46%) Cisco
4 30 (15.87%) VMware
5 25 (13.23%) HP
6 18 (9.52%) Adobe
7 17 (8.99%) iManage
8 13 (6.88%) SAP
9 12 (6.35%) AppSense
10 10 (5.29%) Intel Security
11 8 (4.23%) Dell
12 4 (2.12%) MobileIron
13 3 (1.59%) Clearswift
13 3 (1.59%) F5
13 3 (1.59%) Lotus
13 3 (1.59%) Meraki
14 2 (1.06%) Sage
15 1 (0.53%) Apple
15 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
15 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
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