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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 77 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 0.94% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.96% 4.14% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 13
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,400 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £24,300 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
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
226 314 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.42% 22.70% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 150 202 198
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 May 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
4 15 (50.00%) MS Office
5 13 (43.33%) ITIL
6 12 (40.00%) SCCM
7 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
8 9 (30.00%) Citrix
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (30.00%) Office 365
9 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) Windows 8
10 7 (23.33%) SCOM
10 7 (23.33%) SLA
11 6 (20.00%) VBA
11 6 (20.00%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle
12 5 (16.67%) SQL
12 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 5 (16.67%) Time Management
12 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (13.33%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) Cisco
13 4 (13.33%) DNS
13 4 (13.33%) LAN
13 4 (13.33%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DHCP
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) AdminStudio
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.67%) MSI
1 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.33%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Time Management
3 4 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
4 3 (10.00%) Release Management
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) VBA
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.33%) CA
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Reuters
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) ThinPrint
7 1 (3.33%) Varonis
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