Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 153 143
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 301 312 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.25% 2.08% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.73% 9.71% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 237 273 354
Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.92% +5.05%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,125 £38,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,565 3,213 3,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.21% 21.44% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,084 2,786 3,269
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -5.41%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,525 £56,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in the Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in the Midlands

Windows 7
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
West Midlands +27 189 £26,500 - 26
East Midlands -12 116 £32,500 +30.00% 25
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 301 (100.00%) Windows
2 216 (71.76%) Active Directory
3 198 (65.78%) Microsoft
4 158 (52.49%) Microsoft Office
4 158 (52.49%) Windows 10
5 138 (45.85%) Windows Server
6 112 (37.21%) VMware
7 104 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 95 (31.56%) Office 365
9 91 (30.23%) SCCM
10 87 (28.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 73 (24.25%) DHCP
11 73 (24.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 68 (22.59%) TCP/IP
13 67 (22.26%) MCSE
13 67 (22.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 66 (21.93%) DNS
15 62 (20.60%) Citrix
16 60 (19.93%) Windows 8
17 58 (19.27%) ITIL
18 54 (17.94%) MCP
19 53 (17.61%) Data Centre
20 47 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
20 47 (15.61%) Finance
21 45 (14.95%) SQL Server
21 45 (14.95%) Cisco
22 44 (14.62%) SLA
22 44 (14.62%) MCSA
23 43 (14.29%) MS Exchange
24 42 (13.95%) Hyper-V

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 43 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 21 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (6.64%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (3.99%) IBM Notes
5 10 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.33%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.00%) Confluence
8 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 158 (52.49%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 95 (31.56%) Office 365
2 47 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.00%) IaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (24.25%) DHCP
2 68 (22.59%) TCP/IP
3 66 (21.93%) DNS
4 37 (12.29%) VPN
5 33 (10.96%) LAN
6 31 (10.30%) Firewall
7 23 (7.64%) WAN
8 20 (6.64%) Internet
9 12 (3.99%) Ethernet
9 12 (3.99%) Wireless
10 9 (2.99%) VLAN
11 8 (2.66%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.99%) Extranet
13 6 (1.99%) MPLS
14 5 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (1.33%) SAN
15 4 (1.33%) Skype
16 3 (1.00%) Intranet
17 2 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.99%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.66%) MS Access
7 2 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) FrontPage
General
1 47 (15.61%) Finance
2 17 (5.65%) Retail
3 16 (5.32%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.32%) Games
5 9 (2.99%) Publishing
6 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.99%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.66%) Legal
9 3 (1.00%) Automotive
9 3 (1.00%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Banking
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (24.92%) Analyst
2 71 (23.59%) Support Engineer
3 63 (20.93%) IT Support
4 46 (15.28%) Desktop Support
5 38 (12.62%) Support Analyst
6 36 (11.96%) Service Analyst
7 34 (11.30%) Service Desk Analyst
8 32 (10.63%) IT Engineer
9 31 (10.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 31 (10.30%) IT Support Engineer
10 26 (8.64%) Team Leader
11 25 (8.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (7.64%) IT Analyst
13 22 (7.31%) SCCM Engineer
14 20 (6.64%) Desktop Engineer
14 20 (6.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 20 (6.64%) IT Support Analyst
15 18 (5.98%) Senior SCCM Engineer
16 16 (5.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 15 (4.98%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
1 6 (1.99%) JSON
1 6 (1.99%) Kafka
1 6 (1.99%) Middleware
1 6 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (1.99%) REST
1 6 (1.99%) SOAP
1 6 (1.99%) XML
2 5 (1.66%) COM
3 1 (0.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.61%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.32%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.99%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.99%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.66%) Clustering
9 5 (1.66%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.66%) iPad
9 5 (1.66%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.33%) AS400
11 3 (1.00%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.66%) iSeries
12 2 (0.66%) Tandem
12 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.33%) Fintech
13 1 (0.33%) HP Storage
13 1 (0.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 301 (100.00%) Windows
2 158 (52.49%) Windows 10
3 138 (45.85%) Windows Server
4 104 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (24.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (19.93%) Windows 8
7 21 (6.98%) Linux
8 19 (6.31%) Apple iOS
9 17 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (5.65%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.66%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.33%) SUSE
11 7 (2.33%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.00%) CentOS
12 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.00%) Unix
13 2 (0.66%) Android
14 1 (0.33%) HPUX
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.27%) ITIL
2 37 (12.29%) Service Management
3 35 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 33 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (10.96%) Incident Management
5 24 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (7.31%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (7.31%) Software Engineering
7 19 (6.31%) Break/Fix
7 19 (6.31%) ITIL V3
7 19 (6.31%) Server Management
8 18 (5.98%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.98%) Time Management
9 13 (4.32%) Project Management
10 12 (3.99%) Change Management
10 12 (3.99%) Identity Management
10 12 (3.99%) Validation
11 10 (3.32%) Data Protection
11 10 (3.32%) Line Management
12 9 (2.99%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.96%) SQL
2 28 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 26 (8.64%) VBScript
4 12 (3.99%) Java
5 6 (1.99%) VB
6 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.66%) C-shell
6 2 (0.66%) Perl
6 2 (0.66%) Python
6 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.33%) C
7 1 (0.33%) C#
7 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (28.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (22.26%) MCSE
3 54 (17.94%) MCP
4 44 (14.62%) MCSA
5 33 (10.96%) Degree
6 23 (7.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (5.32%) MCDST
9 15 (4.98%) MCITP
10 14 (4.65%) A+ Certification
11 13 (4.32%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (3.99%) ACDT
12 12 (3.99%) ACHDS
12 12 (3.99%) ACTC
12 12 (3.99%) MCSM
13 6 (1.99%) DBS Check
13 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.66%) CCNA
14 5 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.62%) SLA
2 15 (4.98%) GDPR
3 11 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.66%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 216 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 67 (22.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
5 11 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.99%) XenApp
6 6 (1.99%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.66%) BitLocker
7 5 (1.66%) vSphere
8 4 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.00%) Docker
10 2 (0.66%) KVM
10 2 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.66%) Xen
10 2 (0.66%) XenServer
11 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 91 (30.23%) SCCM
2 41 (13.62%) WSUS
3 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (1.33%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.00%) SCSM
5 3 (1.00%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.66%) Ansible
6 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.66%) Puppet
7 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.33%) Netcool
7 1 (0.33%) OpenView
7 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 198 (65.78%) Microsoft
2 112 (37.21%) VMware
3 62 (20.60%) Citrix
4 45 (14.95%) Cisco
5 22 (7.31%) Adobe
6 17 (5.65%) Apple
6 17 (5.65%) Dell
6 17 (5.65%) Remedy
7 15 (4.98%) HP
8 14 (4.65%) NetApp
8 14 (4.65%) Nimble Storage
9 13 (4.32%) Oracle
10 12 (3.99%) Lotus
11 6 (1.99%) Veeam
12 5 (1.66%) Ivanti
13 4 (1.33%) Sophos
14 3 (1.00%) iManage
14 3 (1.00%) Pegasus
14 3 (1.00%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.66%) ServiceNow