Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 176 161
Rank change year-on-year -16 -15 -51
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 33 43 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.59% 0.83% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.75% 3.74% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 58
Scotland median annual salary £27,730 £27,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% -12.00% +15.74%
10th Percentile £20,200 £20,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £55,375
UK median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,916
% change year-on-year - +3.75% -0.29%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1202 1150 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.51% 22.26% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 794 751 937
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Scotland

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -9 16 £37,500 +7.14%
Edinburgh -17 10 £25,000 -5.66% 1
Renfrewshire +8 1 £22,500 -60.87%
Argyll and Bute -1 1 - -
Aberdeen -3 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £23,000 -
Fife - 1 - - 1
Highlands - 1 £23,500 -
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) ITIL
6 11 (33.33%) Linux
6 11 (33.33%) Office 365
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 10 (30.30%) Windows 10
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
9 8 (24.24%) Dell
9 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (21.21%) iPhone
10 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
10 7 (21.21%) Cisco
10 7 (21.21%) Apple
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.21%) VPN
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.18%) Solaris
11 6 (18.18%) Unix
11 6 (18.18%) DNS
11 6 (18.18%) DHCP
11 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 6 (18.18%) Symantec

Windows 7
Co-occurring 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 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Houdini
2 2 (6.06%) Maya
2 2 (6.06%) NUKE
2 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Office 365
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (6.06%) SaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) VPN
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) VLAN
2 6 (18.18%) Wireless
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) Extranet
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.09%) Dutch Language
1 3 (9.09%) German Language
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) French Language
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Support Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) IT Support
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Junior
5 4 (12.12%) Support Technician
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) iPhone
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Animation
3 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (30.30%) Windows 10
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.18%) Solaris
6 6 (18.18%) Unix
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Phone
7 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
8 3 (9.09%) CentOS
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.03%) Android
10 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
10 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
2 6 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Effects
4 2 (6.06%) 3D Animation
4 2 (6.06%) 3D Rendering
4 2 (6.06%) Document Management
4 2 (6.06%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (3.03%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.03%) Line Management
5 1 (3.03%) SDLC
5 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) HND
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (18.18%) vSphere
4 3 (9.09%) Firmware
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) NFS
5 2 (6.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 6 (18.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (18.18%) Malwarebytes
1 6 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Dell
4 7 (21.21%) Apple
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco
5 6 (18.18%) Avaya
5 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 6 (18.18%) Sophos
5 6 (18.18%) Symantec
6 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.09%) iManage
8 2 (6.06%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.03%) Altiris
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) Lotus
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Samsung
9 1 (3.03%) Sony