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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 121 103
Rank change year-on-year -9 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 11 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.47% 1.45% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 6.69% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 33
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.76% +41.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,850 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £50,750 £29,100
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 471 643 680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.16% 21.72% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 267 386 406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,878
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,300 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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 +15 4 £41,500 +24.81% 2
Edinburgh -16 4 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Dundee - 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £29,000 -
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (65.00%) Windows Server
5 22 (55.00%) MS Office
6 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (35.00%) Windows 10
9 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
10 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (30.00%) VMware
11 11 (27.50%) SCCM
12 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
13 9 (22.50%) Linux
14 8 (20.00%) VPN
14 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
15 7 (17.50%) Cisco
15 7 (17.50%) SQL
16 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
16 6 (15.00%) ITIL
16 6 (15.00%) DHCP
16 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
16 6 (15.00%) DNS
16 6 (15.00%) Firewall
16 6 (15.00%) Finance
16 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
16 6 (15.00%) Asset Management

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 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) JBoss
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (55.00%) MS Office
2 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) Houdini
3 1 (2.50%) Maya
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) NUKE
3 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.50%) Fishtalk
1 3 (7.50%) Q-Pulse
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) VPN
2 6 (15.00%) DHCP
2 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) ADSL
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) MSDE
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) MSI
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (2.50%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) IT Support
3 14 (35.00%) Support Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) IT Analyst
5 9 (22.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (20.00%) Technical Support
7 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (12.50%) IT Engineer
9 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Administrator
9 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
9 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
9 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
10 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
10 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.50%) iPhone
3 3 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Animation
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (35.00%) Windows 10
6 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 9 (22.50%) Linux
8 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (10.00%) Android
9 4 (10.00%) CentOS
10 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
12 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.50%) Compliance Management
4 3 (7.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Release Management
5 2 (5.00%) SDLC
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.00%) VBScript
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 4 (10.00%) Firmware
5 4 (10.00%) NFS
5 4 (10.00%) Samba
6 2 (5.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) iManage
6 2 (5.00%) Interwoven
6 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.00%) Sage
7 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.50%) Charles River
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) FactSet
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Reuters
7 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Xerox
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