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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
UK / Scotland
Rank 114 131 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 18 29 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.98% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.87% 3.96% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 40
Median salary £26,250 £33,250 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +34.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,850 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £49,950 £33,200
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-2.72% +1.85%

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
465 732 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.48% 24.61% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 296 440 445
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Edinburgh -5 7 £25,000 -23.07% 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £22,000 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 18 (50.00%) MS Office
4 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
6 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
6 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
7 10 (27.78%) SCCM
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (22.22%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) VPN
9 7 (19.44%) Cisco
9 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
9 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (16.67%) DNS
10 6 (16.67%) DHCP
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
11 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
11 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
11 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
11 5 (13.89%) Firewall
11 5 (13.89%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Office
2 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Houdini
3 1 (2.78%) Maya
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) NUKE
3 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) VPN
2 6 (16.67%) DHCP
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) ADSL
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) MSDE
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) IT Support
3 13 (36.11%) Support Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) IT Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Technical Support
6 7 (19.44%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
8 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) IT Technician
8 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) iPhone
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.78%) Animation
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
6 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
8 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (11.11%) Android
9 4 (11.11%) CentOS
10 3 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
2 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.33%) Compliance Management
4 3 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.78%) Chat Support
6 1 (2.78%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (2.78%) SDLC
6 1 (2.78%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (2.78%) Threat Management
6 1 (2.78%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) Python
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
4 4 (11.11%) Firmware
4 4 (11.11%) NFS
4 4 (11.11%) Samba
5 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.11%) Apple
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) iManage
6 2 (5.56%) Interwoven
6 2 (5.56%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.56%) Sage
7 1 (2.78%) 3Com
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) Mitel
7 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.78%) Sophos
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) Xerox
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