Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 79 90
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.48% 2.51% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.23% 10.58% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 15
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -11.76%
10th Percentile £17,000 £19,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £29,500
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -12.98%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 195 293 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.05% 23.71% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 172 276 198
Staffordshire median annual salary £30,000 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.77% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +13 7 £19,000 -21.65%
Lichfield -5 4 £33,500 +45.65% 1
Tamworth -3 2 £20,500 +7.89%
Stafford - 2 £20,650 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
9 4 (22.22%) C
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 3 (16.67%) Life Science
10 3 (16.67%) Android
10 3 (16.67%) IIS
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
11 2 (11.11%) MCP
11 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
11 2 (11.11%) MCSE
11 2 (11.11%) MCSA

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Life Science
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (11.11%) Handset
5 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 2 (11.11%) CommVault
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus