The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 5 1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 10.00% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.87%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Windows 7
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% 40.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +31.86%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

Windows 7
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
1 3 (100.00%) Junior IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) Junior IT Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft