Period
to 17 February 2018

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 6 months to 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 90 67
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.71% 1.17% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.95% 4.34% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 20
Merseyside median annual salary £28,000 £42,500 £22,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.12% +85.79% -6.63%
10th Percentile £25,750 £19,300 £19,000
90th Percentile £30,650 £47,500 £29,200
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,913
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -2.40%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 269 346 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 28.77% 26.95% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 204 202 179
Merseyside median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £22,575 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £50,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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 6 months to 17 February 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
Liverpool +16 14 £28,000 -34.12% 4
St Helens - 2 £30,000 -
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Banking
8 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) Office 365
8 4 (25.00%) Android
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) iPhone
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) SCCM
9 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
9 3 (18.75%) HP
9 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
9 3 (18.75%) VPN
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) Law

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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Law
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (12.50%) Business Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Floorwalker
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
3 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Android
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (12.50%) AIX
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Dell