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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 17.95% 21.43% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 90.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £36,250 £36,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £31,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,500 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
20 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 51.28% 23.81% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 14
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £31,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £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 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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 -3 3 £45,000 +24.13%
Cupar - 2 £28,000 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Windows CE
4 2 (16.67%) Qt
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows CE
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CommVault
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