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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 83 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.00% 2.11% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.44% 6.48% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Average salary £26,250 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £28,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
248 386 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.65% 32.55% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 159 229 144
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
5 17 (48.57%) MS Office
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (45.71%) ITIL
7 12 (34.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (34.29%) Windows XP
8 8 (22.86%) WorkSite
9 6 (17.14%) Banking
9 6 (17.14%) Content Management
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (11.43%) Demand Forecasting
11 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.43%) Investment Management
11 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) Ganglia
11 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
11 4 (11.43%) Retail
11 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
11 4 (11.43%) Retail Banking
11 4 (11.43%) Private Banking
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle
11 4 (11.43%) Linux

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (22.86%) WorkSite
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (48.57%) MS Office
3 12 (34.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) NAS
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) DDNS
3 1 (2.86%) Extranet
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) ADSL
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) IDOL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Retail Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Private Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Law
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.86%) French Language
5 1 (2.86%) German Language
5 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 13 (37.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Desktop Support
7 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (34.29%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Content Management
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (11.43%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Management
3 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
3 4 (11.43%) CRM
3 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.86%) MOS
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Lotus
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Sage
5 1 (2.86%) Interwoven
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