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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 17.14% 19.64% 11.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 91.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £33,250 £26,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.88% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
11 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 31.43% 21.43% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -21.67%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Web Filtering
6 3 (23.08%) Android
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) OOD
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) C++
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) HND
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 2 (15.38%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) IT Manager
3 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior IT Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (30.77%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Support Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Web Filtering
3 2 (15.38%) Email Filtering
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) C++
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) HND
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) KVM
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) CommVault
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
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