The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Argyll and Bute region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Argyll and Bute 50.00% 100.00% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £30,500 £53,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
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 Argyll and Bute region.

Operating Systems Category
Argyll and Bute
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Argyll and Bute 50.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £30,500 £53,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Argyll and Bute

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Argyll and Bute

Windows
Salary Trend in Argyll and Bute

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Argyll and Bute region.

Windows Salary Trend in Argyll and Bute

Windows
Job Locations in Argyll and Bute

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Argyll and Bute region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Helensburgh -1 1 £30,000 -43.39%
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Argyll and Bute

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Argyll and Bute region citing Windows 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.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Hyland
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Argyll and Bute by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Argyll and Bute region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Hyland
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware