The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 95 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 1.29% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 4.92% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 5
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +62.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £23,200 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £21,900
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 386 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.82% 26.17% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 210 253 177
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) MS Office
4 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
5 10 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) SCCM
6 9 (32.14%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
9 6 (21.43%) MCITP
9 6 (21.43%) MCSE
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.86%) IIS
10 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
10 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 5 (17.86%) Migration
10 5 (17.86%) Subversion
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (17.86%) AppSense
10 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
10 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
10 5 (17.86%) MSI

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.57%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
1 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.86%) MSI
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
1 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) AccuRev
1 5 (17.86%) Hudson
1 5 (17.86%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) IT Support
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Coordinator
4 4 (14.29%) Release Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 3 (10.71%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.57%) Handset
5 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Wealth Management
2 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
2 5 (17.86%) SDLC
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
1 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) MCSE
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (21.43%) MCITP
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCDST
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) AppSense
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
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