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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 85 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 19 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 0.33% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.95% 1.49% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 10
Average salary £30,000 £17,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £17,100 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £29,019
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
384 268 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.65% 22.35% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 250 181 235
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,695
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (57.78%) SQL
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (26.67%) MS Office
5 12 (26.67%) ITIL
6 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
6 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
6 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
6 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 10 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (22.22%) QA
7 10 (22.22%) Service Management
7 10 (22.22%) Citrix
7 10 (22.22%) Internet
7 10 (22.22%) Six Sigma
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle
7 10 (22.22%) Perl
7 10 (22.22%) Linux
7 10 (22.22%) UNIX
7 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 9 (20.00%) XenApp
8 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
9 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
9 8 (17.78%) C#
9 8 (17.78%) DNS
10 7 (15.56%) MCP
10 7 (15.56%) Management Information System

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.56%) CMS
4 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.44%) Lync
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
7 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 10 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
2 10 (22.22%) Internet
3 8 (17.78%) DNS
4 5 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 5 (11.11%) FTP
4 5 (11.11%) HTTP
4 5 (11.11%) SMTP
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
6 3 (6.67%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) WAN
8 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) IT Support
3 13 (28.89%) Support Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Server Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Server Support
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Technician
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) COM
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
4 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
6 1 (2.22%) Blog
6 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 10 (22.22%) UNIX
5 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 10 (22.22%) Service Management
2 10 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (13.33%) Change Management
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.89%) Change Control
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) Perl
3 8 (17.78%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) MCP
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) HNC
5 1 (2.22%) HND
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
2 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) XenApp
3 5 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 10 (22.22%) Citrix
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) AppSense
5 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.44%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) Fujitsu
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