The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 30 35
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.11% 0.65% 2.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 2.50% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £30,250 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £42,500
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 84 40 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.21% 25.81% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 33
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Northern Ireland

Windows 7
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 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
County Antrim 0 4 £30,250 +0.83%
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (33.33%) Change Control
6 3 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (33.33%) MCITP
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (33.33%) MCDST

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) HND
2 3 (33.33%) MCDST
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) Reuters
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) VMware