The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 30.00% 6.25% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.31% 18.75% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,900 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,900 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Fife region.

Operating Systems Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 32.50% 33.33% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 14
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Windows
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Windows Salary Trend in Fife

Windows
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Fife region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Fife

Windows
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Fife region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Dunfermline +8 5 £40,000 +58.41%
Glenrothes - 1 £45,000 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) C++
3 9 (31.03%) Android
3 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
3 9 (31.03%) C
3 9 (31.03%) Windows CE
4 8 (27.59%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) .NET
4 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
4 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.69%) SLA
6 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) HND
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) Internet
7 5 (17.24%) CCNA
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.24%) VoIP
7 5 (17.24%) DHCP
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Firewall
7 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.24%) PKI
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DHCP
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
1 5 (17.24%) VoIP
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (13.79%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) BGP
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Applications Support
2 6 (20.69%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
5 2 (6.90%) WSDL
5 2 (6.90%) WinForms
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.45%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows CE
2 9 (31.03%) Android
2 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) NetWare
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
1 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.45%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C++
2 9 (31.03%) C
3 8 (27.59%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) VBScript
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) HND
2 5 (17.24%) CCNA
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Twitter
4 2 (6.90%) Novell
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) JBoss
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) CommVault
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