The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 15.91% 19.40% 16.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 37.14% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £33,997 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.01% -2.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £21,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,995 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.11%
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 Dundee region.

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 36.36% 52.24% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,995 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.52% +36.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Windows
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dundee

Windows
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dundee

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) Android
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) IIS
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (28.57%) Dell
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Lync
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 5 (23.81%) Veeam
5 5 (23.81%) nginx
5 5 (23.81%) OpenSolaris
5 5 (23.81%) vSphere
5 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Ubuntu
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 5 (23.81%) Solaris

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) Lync
3 5 (23.81%) nginx
3 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Junior
3 3 (14.29%) Programmer
3 3 (14.29%) Games Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Games Programmer
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Games Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.76%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile Games
1 4 (19.05%) Statistics
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) EPoS
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Android
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) OpenSolaris
4 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 5 (23.81%) Ubuntu
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Phone
5 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Android Development
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) People Management
6 1 (4.76%) Game Development
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) C
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PhD
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
1 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Dell
3 5 (23.81%) Veeam
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Atmel
5 1 (4.76%) Intel
5 1 (4.76%) HP