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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 79 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 14 56 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 4.11% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.43% 16.92% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 20
Average salary £33,750 £24,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.75% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £39,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
258 331 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.53% 24.32% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 169 195 227
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £53,000
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 13 February 2016.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (44.00%) SCCM
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) Citrix
6 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (36.00%) Office 365
7 8 (32.00%) SCOM
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) MS Office
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (24.00%) DHCP
9 6 (24.00%) DNS
9 6 (24.00%) SLA
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 10

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DHCP
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Line Management
4 3 (12.00%) People Management
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) VBA
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) SCCM
2 8 (32.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (8.00%) Ansible
4 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) CA
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
4 4 (16.00%) Varonis
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Lotus
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) ThinPrint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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