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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 23 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 10 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.22% 1.15% 7.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.83% 4.17% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 20
Average salary £28,500 £26,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £12,250 £25,250 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,250 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
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
48 72 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.25% 27.48% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 65
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £28,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Apple
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) LDAP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) SMTP
7 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Incident Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Customer Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) PDA
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Compaq
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
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