The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 76 85 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.20% 1.19% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.24% 4.74% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Average salary £25,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,939 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-5.15% -3.72%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 274 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.67% 25.05% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 179 146 183
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Glasgow region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Glasgow

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (72.73%) MS Office
2 40 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
4 35 (63.64%) ITIL
5 33 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 31 (56.36%) WorkSite
7 27 (49.09%) Legal
8 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
9 24 (43.64%) Law
10 20 (36.36%) Interwoven
11 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (23.64%) Windows XP
13 10 (18.18%) Content Management
14 8 (14.55%) CRM
15 7 (12.73%) IBM Notes
15 7 (12.73%) Lotus
16 6 (10.91%) SQL
16 6 (10.91%) Banking
17 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
17 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
17 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
18 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
18 4 (7.27%) Demand Forecasting
18 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Management
18 4 (7.27%) Ganglia
18 4 (7.27%) Investment Management
18 4 (7.27%) Wealth Management
18 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 31 (56.36%) WorkSite
2 7 (12.73%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (72.73%) MS Office
1 40 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 33 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) ADSL
2 2 (3.64%) 3G
2 2 (3.64%) Broadband
2 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) DDNS
3 1 (1.82%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) IDOL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 27 (49.09%) Legal
2 24 (43.64%) Law
3 6 (10.91%) Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Private Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Finance
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) Analyst
2 33 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 33 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 31 (56.36%) Support Analyst
4 23 (41.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (38.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
7 5 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) IT Support
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Service Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior IT Support
10 2 (3.64%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Support Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Help Desk Support
11 1 (1.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (23.64%) Windows XP
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.27%) Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Content Management
3 8 (14.55%) CRM
4 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.27%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (7.27%) Investment Management
5 4 (7.27%) Wealth Management
6 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
7 1 (1.82%) Change Management
7 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.82%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.82%) Coaching
7 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCITP
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Ganglia
2 2 (3.64%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) Interwoven
3 7 (12.73%) Lotus
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) AppSense
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Sage
5 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago