The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 117 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 48 68 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 1.85% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.68% 7.14% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 23
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,100 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Windows 7
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
845 953 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.55% 25.90% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 478 573 494
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Scotland

Windows 7
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -6 23 £45,000 +73.07% 4
Edinburgh -7 17 £27,500 -8.33% 7
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
Aberdeen +10 2 £21,000 -40.00%
Stirling +9 2 - -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 40 (45.98%) Active Directory
4 38 (43.68%) MS Office
5 27 (31.03%) SCCM
6 26 (29.89%) ITIL
6 26 (29.89%) Citrix
7 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 24 (27.59%) Windows XP
8 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (26.44%) MS Exchange
10 19 (21.84%) VPN
10 19 (21.84%) XenApp
11 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (20.69%) VMware
12 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (18.39%) SCOM
12 16 (18.39%) Cisco
13 15 (17.24%) Finance
14 14 (16.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 14 (16.09%) LAN
14 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (14.94%) vSphere
15 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
15 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (14.94%) DNS
15 13 (14.94%) DHCP
15 13 (14.94%) SAN
15 13 (14.94%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (26.44%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.90%) WorkSite
6 5 (5.75%) IIS
7 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.15%) Lync
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (43.68%) MS Office
2 24 (27.59%) MS Excel
3 12 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.84%) VPN
2 14 (16.09%) LAN
3 13 (14.94%) DHCP
3 13 (14.94%) DNS
3 13 (14.94%) SAN
3 13 (14.94%) Firewall
4 12 (13.79%) WAN
5 4 (4.60%) ADSL
5 4 (4.60%) Broadband
5 4 (4.60%) 3G
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.30%) VoIP
8 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.15%) SMS
8 1 (1.15%) Wireless
8 1 (1.15%) Internet
8 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.75%) MSI
1 5 (5.75%) Subversion
1 5 (5.75%) Maven
1 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
1 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.75%) AccuRev
1 5 (5.75%) Hudson
1 5 (5.75%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.15%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Back Office
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.30%) Electronics
6 2 (2.30%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Publishing
7 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
2 17 (19.54%) IT Support
3 13 (14.94%) Support Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Team Leader
5 8 (9.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Service Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Operations Team Leader
6 6 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 6 (6.90%) QA Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.60%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Release Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) QA Test Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) Application Packaging
2 5 (5.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) HP StoreVirtual
2 10 (11.49%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.60%) iPhone
7 3 (3.45%) iPad
8 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.30%) DTV
8 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.15%) CMDB
9 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.15%) AS400
9 1 (1.15%) Handset
9 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (27.59%) Windows XP
3 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.64%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.60%) Android
7 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.30%) Linux
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.15%) AIX
9 1 (1.15%) Solaris
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
3 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 11 (12.64%) SDLC
5 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 8 (9.20%) RUP
8 7 (8.05%) Test Management
9 6 (6.90%) Content Management
9 6 (6.90%) Migration
10 5 (5.75%) CRM
10 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.75%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.75%) Software Deployment
11 4 (4.60%) Manual Testing
12 3 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (3.45%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
1 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
2 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (13.79%) CCNP
1 12 (13.79%) CCNA
1 12 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (11.49%) ISEB
2 10 (11.49%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.05%) MCSE
4 7 (8.05%) Degree
5 6 (6.90%) MCITP
6 5 (5.75%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.30%) MOS
8 2 (2.30%) MCSA
8 2 (2.30%) MCP
8 2 (2.30%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.15%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 40 (45.98%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.84%) XenApp
3 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (14.94%) vSphere
5 9 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (31.03%) SCCM
2 16 (18.39%) SCOM
3 12 (13.79%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.15%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.89%) Citrix
3 18 (20.69%) VMware
4 16 (18.39%) Cisco
5 13 (14.94%) HP
6 12 (13.79%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.90%) AppSense
8 4 (4.60%) Hyland
9 2 (2.30%) SAP
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle
10 1 (1.15%) IBM
10 1 (1.15%) Dell
10 1 (1.15%) EMC
10 1 (1.15%) Adobe
10 1 (1.15%) Sun
10 1 (1.15%) Mitel
10 1 (1.15%) Symantec
10 1 (1.15%) Avaya
10 1 (1.15%) Lotus
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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