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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 84 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 1.53% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 7.23% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 8
Average salary £23,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £28,450 £24,875
10% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £37,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
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
310 332 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.83% 21.11% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 202 184 167
Average salary £38,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.65% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Active Directory
3 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
4 28 (47.46%) MS Exchange
4 28 (47.46%) MS Office
5 20 (33.90%) Finance
6 19 (32.20%) Windows XP
7 15 (25.42%) Citrix
8 12 (20.34%) DNS
8 12 (20.34%) ITIL
8 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
9 11 (18.64%) Client/Server
9 11 (18.64%) DHCP
9 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
10 10 (16.95%) Migration
10 10 (16.95%) SCCM
10 10 (16.95%) Coaching
11 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
11 9 (15.25%) Clustering
11 9 (15.25%) VMware
11 9 (15.25%) Banking
11 9 (15.25%) Retail
11 9 (15.25%) Blackberry
11 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.56%) MCSE
12 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (11.86%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (47.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
3 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (10.17%) Lync
5 5 (8.47%) WorkSite
5 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (47.46%) MS Office
2 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.69%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
1 1 (1.69%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) DNS
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) VPN
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) SMS
3 2 (3.39%) VoIP
4 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.69%) ATM
4 1 (1.69%) Wireless
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) DB2
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MSI
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
2 9 (15.25%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Law
4 2 (3.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) IT Support
3 13 (22.03%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.47%) Desktop Technician
6 5 (8.47%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) IT Assistant
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.08%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 3 (5.08%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Trainee
9 2 (3.39%) Build Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) IT Support Assistant
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Support Assistant
9 2 (3.39%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
1 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Client/Server
2 9 (15.25%) Clustering
2 9 (15.25%) Blackberry
3 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.08%) iPhone
5 3 (5.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.69%) Handset
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Windows XP
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.39%) Android
7 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.39%) Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
3 10 (16.95%) Migration
3 10 (16.95%) Coaching
4 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.78%) CRM
7 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.39%) Document Management
8 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.39%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.39%) ITSM
8 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.39%) Line Management
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.69%) Data Security
9 1 (1.69%) Change Management
9 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) MCSE
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCP
3 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) MCITP
4 2 (3.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (59.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (6.78%) XenApp
5 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.69%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.69%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) Citrix
3 9 (15.25%) VMware
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco
5 4 (6.78%) Lotus
6 2 (3.39%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.39%) Dell
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) Twitter
7 1 (1.69%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.69%) Varonis
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe
7 1 (1.69%) Apple
7 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Symantec
7 1 (1.69%) Websense
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £130.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago