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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 126 120
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 1.26% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.81% 5.23% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 26
Median salary £38,500 £23,625 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.96% -5.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £17,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £34,272 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

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 534 688 753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.68% 24.01% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 334 386 437
Median salary £39,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.63% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -3 7 £38,500 +57.94% 1
Edinburgh -11 5 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Dundee - 1 £25,000 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Windows 7
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (32.14%) VMware
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
6 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 7 (25.00%) Office 365
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.00%) SCCM
7 7 (25.00%) Citrix
7 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
9 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
9 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) Firewall
10 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 4 (14.29%) Incident 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.71%) FileNet
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (10.71%) iTrent
1 3 (10.71%) ResourceLink
2 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Skype
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MSDE
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) MSI
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
4 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
1 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.71%) IVR
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Document Management
3 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.71%) Process Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
4 2 (7.14%) SDLC
4 2 (7.14%) Task Automation
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) MCP
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCTS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) DFS Replication
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Apple
5 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
5 3 (10.71%) Northgate
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) iManage
6 2 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.57%) Charles River
7 1 (3.57%) FactSet
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Reuters
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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