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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
UK / Scotland
Rank 111 124 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 23 27 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.91% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.83% 3.65% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 38
Median salary £27,625 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,525 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,300 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +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
476 740 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.42% 25.04% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 313 441 447
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Edinburgh +5 11 £26,000 -20.00% 2
Glasgow +21 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £22,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £30,500 -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server
5 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (42.86%) MS Office
7 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 13 (30.95%) VMware
10 12 (28.57%) SCCM
10 12 (28.57%) Windows 10
11 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
12 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (21.43%) DHCP
13 9 (21.43%) Linux
13 9 (21.43%) DNS
14 8 (19.05%) VPN
14 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
14 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
15 7 (16.67%) Finance
15 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 6 (14.29%) SQL
16 6 (14.29%) Cisco
16 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
16 6 (14.29%) Thin Client
16 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (14.29%) Fat Client

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 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) JBoss
5 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Office
2 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Houdini
3 1 (2.38%) Maya
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) NUKE
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) DHCP
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) VPN
3 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) ADSL
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) Skype
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
7 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
2 1 (2.38%) MSDE
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) German Language
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 16 (38.10%) IT Support
3 15 (35.71%) Support Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) IT Analyst
5 10 (23.81%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
8 6 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) Administrator
9 4 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
9 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 6 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) iPhone
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.38%) Animation
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Windows Server
3 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 9 (21.43%) Linux
7 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (9.52%) Android
9 4 (9.52%) CentOS
10 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (2.38%) AIX
11 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.38%) Solaris
11 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
1 5 (11.90%) ITIL
1 5 (11.90%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.14%) Compliance Management
3 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.76%) CRM
4 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) SDLC
5 1 (2.38%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (2.38%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Perl
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) Terminal Services
5 4 (9.52%) Firmware
5 4 (9.52%) NFS
5 4 (9.52%) Samba
6 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Avaya
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) iManage
5 2 (4.76%) Interwoven
5 2 (4.76%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Sage
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
6 1 (2.38%) Xerox
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