The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 56 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.86% 1.08% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 3.94% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 23
Median salary £26,500 £25,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.92% +15.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 104 127 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 19.37% 27.37% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 93 84
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +27.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Merseyside

Windows 7
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Liverpool +9 10 £26,500 +1.92%
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 7 (43.75%) Citrix
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
9 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
9 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (31.25%) VMware
9 5 (31.25%) Banking
9 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
9 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
10 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (25.00%) Internet
10 4 (25.00%) SAN
10 4 (25.00%) Web Services
10 4 (25.00%) XML
10 4 (25.00%) VLAN
10 4 (25.00%) Migration
10 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (25.00%) XenApp
10 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Law
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 6 (37.50%) IT Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Customer Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco