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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 73 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.91% 2.11% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.58% 10.22% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 6
Average salary £23,750 £32,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +58.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £40,800 £26,250
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
303 313 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.26% 20.61% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 192 195 163
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 32 (41.03%) MS Exchange
5 31 (39.74%) MS Office
6 23 (29.49%) Windows XP
7 19 (24.36%) Finance
8 18 (23.08%) ITIL
8 18 (23.08%) DNS
9 16 (20.51%) Citrix
10 15 (19.23%) DHCP
10 15 (19.23%) Client/Server
10 15 (19.23%) Service Delivery
10 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (17.95%) Coaching
11 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
11 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
11 14 (17.95%) Cisco
12 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (16.67%) Banking
12 13 (16.67%) Retail
12 13 (16.67%) Clustering
12 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (15.38%) SQL
14 11 (14.10%) Lync
15 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
15 10 (12.82%) MCSE
15 10 (12.82%) Migration

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 32 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 11 (14.10%) Lync
4 9 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (8.97%) WorkSite
5 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.41%) IBM Notes
7 4 (5.13%) CMS
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (39.74%) MS Office
2 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) DNS
2 15 (19.23%) DHCP
3 5 (6.41%) Ethernet
3 5 (6.41%) IP Telephony
4 4 (5.13%) WAN
5 3 (3.85%) LAN
5 3 (3.85%) Firewall
5 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.56%) SMS
6 2 (2.56%) VoIP
6 2 (2.56%) SMTP
6 2 (2.56%) FTP
6 2 (2.56%) HTTP
7 1 (1.28%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) ATM
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) DB2
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MSI
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Banking
2 13 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Publishing
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) German Language
5 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Analyst
2 26 (33.33%) IT Support
3 19 (24.36%) Support Analyst
4 17 (21.79%) IT Support Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Desktop Technician
7 5 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (5.13%) IT Assistant
8 4 (5.13%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.85%) Junior
9 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Graduate Support Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) IT Support Assistant
10 2 (2.56%) Build Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Client/Server
2 13 (16.67%) Clustering
3 9 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.41%) Mainframe
6 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.85%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.85%) iPad
7 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.85%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.56%) iPhone
8 2 (2.56%) Tandem
9 1 (1.28%) PKI
9 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (29.49%) Windows XP
3 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 6 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 14 (17.95%) Coaching
4 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 10 (12.82%) Migration
6 6 (7.69%) Change Management
6 6 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.13%) CRM
7 4 (5.13%) Document Management
8 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.85%) Project Management
9 2 (2.56%) Line Management
9 2 (2.56%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.56%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.56%) ITSM
9 2 (2.56%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.82%) MCSE
2 10 (12.82%) Degree
3 9 (11.54%) MCP
4 4 (5.13%) MCSA
5 3 (3.85%) MCDST
5 3 (3.85%) MCITP
6 2 (2.56%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) XenApp
5 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.28%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) Citrix
3 14 (17.95%) Cisco
4 8 (10.26%) VMware
5 5 (6.41%) Lotus
6 4 (5.13%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Dell
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle
7 2 (2.56%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.28%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.28%) Twitter
8 1 (1.28%) Varonis
8 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec
8 1 (1.28%) Remedy
8 1 (1.28%) Websense
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago