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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 84 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 1.74% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 7.32% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
346 355 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.80% 23.76% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 207 220 218
Average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) MS Office
4 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (36.67%) SCCM
5 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 10 (33.33%) Citrix
5 10 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
7 8 (26.67%) MCSE
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (23.33%) MCITP
8 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
9 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (20.00%) Migration
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) Application Packaging
10 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
10 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
10 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.67%) AccuRev
10 5 (16.67%) AppSense
10 5 (16.67%) Subversion
10 5 (16.67%) Maven
10 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (16.67%) MSI
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
1 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) AccuRev
1 5 (16.67%) Hudson
1 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.33%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) IT Support
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Coordinator
3 4 (13.33%) Release Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.33%) Deployment Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Assistant
6 1 (3.33%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) iPhone
3 3 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 5 (16.67%) SDLC
2 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) Document Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) MCSE
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) MCITP
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 2 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) HND
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) AppSense
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.33%) Lotus
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
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Informatiq Consulting
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