Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 93 56
Rank change year-on-year +23 -37 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.56% 1.15% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.47% 3.71% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 35
Merseyside median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -8.33% +22.45%
10th Percentile £25,350 £20,700 £19,000
90th Percentile £29,600 £47,500 £32,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -2.04%

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 232 404 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 24.14% 30.84% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 162 240 166
Merseyside median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £21,625
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

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 12 December 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
Liverpool +29 14 £28,000 -36.00% 1
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) Office 365
7 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 5 (33.33%) Android
7 5 (33.33%) iPhone
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) A+ Certification
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Banking
8 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
9 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) iPad

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Law
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (13.33%) Floorwalker
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Solaris
7 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) VMware