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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 25.00% 9.09% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £25,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 25.00% 18.18% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) SLA
3 5 (41.67%) Windows CE
3 5 (41.67%) Android
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) PKI
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Applications Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (8.33%) FMCG
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows CE
2 5 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco