The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 13.64% 27.27% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Windows
Fife

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunfermline region.

Operating Systems Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 45.45% 27.27% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Windows
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Windows
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Qt
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) People Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Qt
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA