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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 136 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 2.61% 2.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.46% 10.87% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 58
Average salary £36,250 £25,000 £24,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £18,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £32,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
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
722 745 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.34% 23.98% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 429 444 590
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh -36 13 £32,500 +32.65% 3
Glasgow -31 7 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Fife - 2 £38,750 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - - 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
3 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 28 (40.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (33.33%) Citrix
6 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (28.99%) VMware
7 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
8 19 (27.54%) MS Office
9 18 (26.09%) ITIL
9 18 (26.09%) Windows 8
10 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 15 (21.74%) SCCM
12 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (18.84%) Finance
13 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
14 11 (15.94%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (15.94%) SQL
14 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.94%) Office 365
14 11 (15.94%) XenApp
14 11 (15.94%) XenDesktop
15 10 (14.49%) QA
15 10 (14.49%) Oracle
15 10 (14.49%) DNS
16 9 (13.04%) SLA
16 9 (13.04%) Cisco
16 9 (13.04%) SCOM
16 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) MQSeries
4 5 (7.25%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.35%) IIS
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.90%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
2 19 (27.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Office 365
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) DNS
2 8 (11.59%) DHCP
2 8 (11.59%) SAN
3 4 (5.80%) LAN
3 4 (5.80%) WAN
4 3 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.35%) SSL
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.90%) SMS
6 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.45%) LDAP
6 1 (1.45%) NAS
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.90%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.80%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Electronics
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) IT Support
4 8 (11.59%) Service Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) QA Manager
5 7 (10.14%) QA Test Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.25%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.45%) AS400
6 1 (1.45%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (26.09%) Windows 8
5 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.70%) Linux
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.35%) AIX
9 3 (4.35%) Solaris
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) Test Management
4 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (8.70%) Migration
4 6 (8.70%) RUP
4 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.25%) CRM
5 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.25%) SDLC
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.80%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps
7 3 (4.35%) Line Management
7 3 (4.35%) People Management
7 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.80%) VBA
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) C++
4 2 (2.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) ISEB
1 8 (11.59%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCP
4 4 (5.80%) MCSA
5 3 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.35%) MCITP
6 2 (2.90%) HND
7 1 (1.45%) CCA
7 1 (1.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.45%) HNC
7 1 (1.45%) MCDST
7 1 (1.45%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) MOS
7 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
2 9 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (15.94%) XenApp
3 11 (15.94%) XenDesktop
4 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
5 7 (10.14%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.80%) vSphere
7 2 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) SCCM
2 9 (13.04%) SCOM
3 4 (5.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.90%) Ansible
4 2 (2.90%) EdgeSight
4 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.90%) Puppet
4 2 (2.90%) ThinApp
5 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 23 (33.33%) Citrix
3 20 (28.99%) VMware
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle
5 9 (13.04%) Cisco
6 8 (11.59%) Symantec
7 6 (8.70%) Dell
8 5 (7.25%) IBM
8 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.80%) CA
9 4 (5.80%) Varonis
10 3 (4.35%) Avaya
10 3 (4.35%) EMC
10 3 (4.35%) SAP
11 2 (2.90%) Apple
11 2 (2.90%) AppSense
11 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.90%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.90%) Lotus
12 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
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