The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.67% 3.79% 5.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 27.50% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 9
Average salary £12,420 £38,250 £26,132
Average salary % change year-on-year
-67.52% +46.37%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 40 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.33% 13.79% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 58
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Windows 7
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow