The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 73 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 35 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.53% 1.41% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.43% 5.41% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 1
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 314 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.79% 26.04% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 200 192 153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,075 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 7
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
3 35 (68.63%) ITIL
3 35 (68.63%) MS Excel
4 33 (64.71%) MS Office
5 27 (52.94%) WorkSite
6 25 (49.02%) Legal
6 25 (49.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 24 (47.06%) Law
7 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
8 19 (37.25%) Interwoven
9 10 (19.61%) Windows XP
9 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (17.65%) Lotus
10 9 (17.65%) IBM Notes
11 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
11 8 (15.69%) Content Management
12 6 (11.76%) SCCM
12 6 (11.76%) CRM
12 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.80%) VPN
13 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
14 4 (7.84%) MCITP
14 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
14 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (7.84%) 3G
14 4 (7.84%) WAN
14 4 (7.84%) Dell
14 4 (7.84%) ADSL
14 4 (7.84%) Broadband

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (52.94%) WorkSite
2 9 (17.65%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (68.63%) MS Excel
2 33 (64.71%) MS Office
3 25 (49.02%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) VPN
2 4 (7.84%) 3G
2 4 (7.84%) WAN
2 4 (7.84%) ADSL
2 4 (7.84%) Broadband
2 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.92%) BGP
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) DHCP
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) WLAN
4 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
General
1 25 (49.02%) Legal
2 24 (47.06%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Analyst
2 27 (52.94%) Support Analyst
3 26 (50.98%) Service Desk Analyst
3 26 (50.98%) Service Analyst
4 23 (45.10%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (37.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (15.69%) Desktop Support
7 6 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 5 (9.80%) IT Support
8 5 (9.80%) Team Leader
8 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Technician
9 2 (3.92%) Senior IT Support
9 2 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.96%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) IT Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows XP
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) CentOS
5 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
2 8 (15.69%) Content Management
3 6 (11.76%) CRM
4 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.92%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Workflow
6 1 (1.96%) Change Management
6 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) MCDST
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.96%) NFS
3 1 (1.96%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Interwoven
3 9 (17.65%) Lotus
4 4 (7.84%) Dell
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (3.92%) Mitel
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) Remedy
7 1 (1.96%) McAfee
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) AppSense
7 1 (1.96%) LANDesk