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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 95 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 1.03% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.14% 4.41% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
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
281 363 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.70% 23.36% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 199 207 238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 13 (59.09%) MS Office
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) SCCM
8 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 5 (22.73%) SLA
9 5 (22.73%) Citrix
9 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) SCOM
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
10 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (18.18%) Finance
10 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (13.64%) VMware
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) VBA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.64%) IIS
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (59.09%) MS Office
3 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) WAN
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) AdminStudio
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) IT Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VBA
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) HND
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Apple