The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 22 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 77 169 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.50% 12.33% 8.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.77% 49.42% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 72
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £29,610 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
172 342 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.98% 24.95% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 97 180 171
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Salary Trend in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 83 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 82 (44.57%) Windows Server
3 76 (41.30%) Active Directory
4 60 (32.61%) VMware
5 57 (30.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (25.00%) ITIL
8 43 (23.37%) Finance
9 41 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (21.74%) Linux
11 39 (21.20%) Hyper-V
12 38 (20.65%) Citrix
13 36 (19.57%) Unix
14 35 (19.02%) MS Exchange
14 35 (19.02%) SQL Server
15 34 (18.48%) Firewall
16 32 (17.39%) SQL
17 31 (16.85%) SCCM
18 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 26 (14.13%) DNS
19 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (13.59%) PowerShell
20 25 (13.59%) vSphere
20 25 (13.59%) Cisco
20 25 (13.59%) Service Delivery
21 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
22 23 (12.50%) XenApp
23 21 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
24 20 (10.87%) Java
24 20 (10.87%) Office 365

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (19.02%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.78%) Skype for Business
3 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.98%) IIS
4 9 (4.89%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.72%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.72%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.17%) GemFire
8 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.54%) Houdini
3 1 (0.54%) Maya
3 1 (0.54%) NUKE
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.87%) Office 365
3 12 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (3.80%) IaaS
6 6 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.26%) Amazon S3
6 6 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.48%) Firewall
2 26 (14.13%) DNS
3 16 (8.70%) DHCP
3 16 (8.70%) Skype
3 16 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.61%) SAN
5 13 (7.07%) VPN
6 10 (5.43%) WAN
7 9 (4.89%) LAN
8 8 (4.35%) Network Security
8 8 (4.35%) VLAN
9 6 (3.26%) Internet
10 4 (2.17%) NAS
11 3 (1.63%) LDAP
11 3 (1.63%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.63%) VSAN
12 2 (1.09%) ADSL
12 2 (1.09%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.09%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.80%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.72%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.72%) Big Data
5 5 (2.72%) Flink
6 4 (2.17%) MySQL
7 3 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.54%) MSDE
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.63%) Ant
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Maven
3 2 (1.09%) MSI
3 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.54%) Grunt
4 1 (0.54%) JUnit
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (0.54%) Selenium
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.54%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (23.37%) Finance
2 6 (3.26%) Back Office
3 5 (2.72%) Banking
3 5 (2.72%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.63%) Legal
4 3 (1.63%) Publishing
4 3 (1.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Games
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (13.04%) Analyst
3 23 (12.50%) Consultant
4 16 (8.70%) Developer
4 16 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.07%) Security Analyst
7 11 (5.98%) Administrator
8 10 (5.43%) IT Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (4.89%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.89%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (4.35%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.80%) Architect
11 7 (3.80%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.70%) .NET
2 12 (6.52%) HTML
3 7 (3.80%) REST
4 5 (2.72%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.72%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (2.72%) Kafka
4 5 (2.72%) NumPy
4 5 (2.72%) SciPy
5 4 (2.17%) Drools
5 4 (2.17%) Ehcache
5 4 (2.17%) Spring
6 3 (1.63%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.63%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.63%) WPF
6 3 (1.63%) XML
7 2 (1.09%) CSS
7 2 (1.09%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.09%) J2EE
7 2 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.24%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.43%) Replication
4 9 (4.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.26%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.17%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.17%) SCADA
6 4 (2.17%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.63%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (1.63%) iSeries
7 3 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.09%) CCTV
8 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.09%) Clustering
8 2 (1.09%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (44.57%) Windows Server
2 57 (30.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (21.74%) Linux
5 36 (19.57%) Unix
6 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (9.24%) Windows 10
8 15 (8.15%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.26%) AIX
10 6 (3.26%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.72%) CentOS
11 5 (2.72%) OpenVMS
12 4 (2.17%) Android
12 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.17%) Solaris
12 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.54%) VMS
14 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) ITIL
2 25 (13.59%) Service Delivery
3 21 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 10 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (5.43%) ITIL V3
6 10 (5.43%) Presales
7 9 (4.89%) Analytics
7 9 (4.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (4.89%) Software Engineering
8 8 (4.35%) Software Distribution
9 7 (3.80%) Configuration Management
9 7 (3.80%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (3.80%) Information Security
10 6 (3.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (3.26%) Microservices
10 6 (3.26%) Process Improvement
10 6 (3.26%) SDLC
10 6 (3.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.39%) SQL
2 25 (13.59%) PowerShell
3 20 (10.87%) Java
4 18 (9.78%) Python
5 17 (9.24%) Perl
6 16 (8.70%) VBScript
7 13 (7.07%) C#
8 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.80%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.26%) Ruby
10 6 (3.26%) VB
11 3 (1.63%) C++
11 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.09%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.09%) Groovy
12 2 (1.09%) Korn
12 2 (1.09%) Scala
13 1 (0.54%) Delphi
13 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (7.61%) Degree
1 14 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.89%) MCSE
4 6 (3.26%) HND
5 5 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.17%) MCSA
7 3 (1.63%) CCA
7 3 (1.63%) CCNA
7 3 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.09%) CCNP
9 1 (0.54%) CCAB
9 1 (0.54%) CISA
9 1 (0.54%) CISSP
9 1 (0.54%) GIAC
9 1 (0.54%) MCT
9 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) QA
1 5 (2.72%) SLA
2 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 41 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (21.20%) Hyper-V
4 25 (13.59%) vSphere
5 23 (12.50%) XenApp
6 10 (5.43%) BitLocker
7 7 (3.80%) Docker
8 6 (3.26%) ISA Server
8 6 (3.26%) NFS
8 6 (3.26%) Samba
9 5 (2.72%) Apache Flume
10 4 (2.17%) Firmware
10 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.63%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.09%) XenServer
13 1 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.54%) Veritas File System
13 1 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (16.85%) SCCM
2 15 (8.15%) SCOM
3 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (3.26%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (3.26%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.26%) Mesos
5 5 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.09%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.09%) Nagios
7 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.54%) MOM
8 1 (0.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 60 (32.61%) VMware
3 38 (20.65%) Citrix
4 25 (13.59%) Cisco
5 19 (10.33%) Oracle
6 12 (6.52%) Symantec
7 11 (5.98%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.89%) Sourcefire
9 8 (4.35%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.80%) Splunk
11 6 (3.26%) Veeam
12 5 (2.72%) Apple
12 5 (2.72%) Dell
12 5 (2.72%) Zerto
13 4 (2.17%) CommVault
13 4 (2.17%) EMC
13 4 (2.17%) Sybase
13 4 (2.17%) Terracotta
14 3 (1.63%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds
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