The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 22 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 119 172 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.14% 12.37% 8.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.62% 43.99% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 75 98 63
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,350 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £50,000
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
325 391 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.96% 28.11% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 175 202 152
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 88 (40.18%) Microsoft
2 63 (28.77%) SQL
3 54 (24.66%) UNIX
4 53 (24.20%) MS Excel
5 52 (23.74%) Linux
6 51 (23.29%) Active Directory
7 48 (21.92%) SQL Server
8 45 (20.55%) Windows 7
9 43 (19.63%) Finance
10 40 (18.26%) ITIL
10 40 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (17.81%) VMware
12 36 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (15.53%) Java
14 32 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (13.70%) SCCM
16 29 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 29 (13.24%) Firewall
17 28 (12.79%) OO
18 27 (12.33%) MS Office
19 26 (11.87%) DNS
20 25 (11.42%) Citrix
20 25 (11.42%) Windows XP
20 25 (11.42%) MS Exchange
21 24 (10.96%) Software Engineering
21 24 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
22 23 (10.50%) Oracle
22 23 (10.50%) C#
22 23 (10.50%) SAN
22 23 (10.50%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 25 (11.42%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.13%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.02%) IIS
3 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.20%) WorkSite
7 5 (2.28%) Lync
8 4 (1.83%) JBoss
9 3 (1.37%) SAS
9 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.37%) Confluence
9 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 53 (24.20%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.33%) MS Office
3 13 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.11%) Office 365
2 4 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.91%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.24%) Firewall
2 26 (11.87%) DNS
3 23 (10.50%) SAN
3 23 (10.50%) DHCP
4 18 (8.22%) LAN
4 18 (8.22%) WAN
5 17 (7.76%) VPN
6 15 (6.85%) TCP/IP
7 14 (6.39%) Internet
8 8 (3.65%) HTTP
9 6 (2.74%) NAS
10 5 (2.28%) SNMP
11 4 (1.83%) Network Security
11 4 (1.83%) ADSL
11 4 (1.83%) Broadband
11 4 (1.83%) 3G
12 3 (1.37%) Wireless
12 3 (1.37%) SMTP
12 3 (1.37%) VLAN
12 3 (1.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.57%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.65%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.20%) Big Data
5 7 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.83%) QlikView
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.37%) MySQL
9 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.46%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (5.48%) Flash Builder
1 12 (5.48%) Maven
1 12 (5.48%) Ant
2 6 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.83%) JIRA
4 4 (1.83%) Toad
5 3 (1.37%) Subversion
6 2 (0.91%) GDB
6 2 (0.91%) Mocha
6 2 (0.91%) Clang
6 2 (0.91%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.91%) Xcode
7 1 (0.46%) CodeWarrior
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.46%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.46%) Fiddler
General
1 43 (19.63%) Finance
2 21 (9.59%) Legal
3 14 (6.39%) Back Office
4 13 (5.94%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.94%) Banking
5 5 (2.28%) Electronics
5 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.28%) Law
6 4 (1.83%) Marketing
7 3 (1.37%) Games
7 3 (1.37%) Retail
7 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.37%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (19.18%) Analyst
2 37 (16.89%) Developer
3 19 (8.68%) Support Analyst
4 17 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (7.76%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.31%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.85%) IT Support
7 12 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (5.48%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.02%) DBA
9 10 (4.57%) Applications Support
9 10 (4.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (3.20%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.74%) QA Manager
12 6 (2.74%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (2.74%) Security Analyst
12 6 (2.74%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (2.74%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.59%) HTML
1 21 (9.59%) .NET
2 18 (8.22%) HTML5
3 17 (7.76%) Spring
4 16 (7.31%) Hibernate
4 16 (7.31%) XML
5 13 (5.94%) J2EE
6 12 (5.48%) iBATIS
6 12 (5.48%) Ext JS
6 12 (5.48%) DOM
6 12 (5.48%) Flash
6 12 (5.48%) JAXB
6 12 (5.48%) SAX
7 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET
8 9 (4.11%) Web Services
9 7 (3.20%) CSS
10 5 (2.28%) CSS3
11 4 (1.83%) Drools
11 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (6.39%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.65%) Clustering
2 8 (3.65%) HP StoreVirtual
3 7 (3.20%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.28%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.28%) iPad
6 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.83%) Replication
6 4 (1.83%) DTV
7 3 (1.37%) AS400
7 3 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.91%) Wiki
8 2 (0.91%) Physics
8 2 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.66%) UNIX
2 52 (23.74%) Linux
3 45 (20.55%) Windows 7
4 36 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (11.42%) Windows XP
7 24 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (6.85%) Android
9 13 (5.94%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.94%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.65%) Windows Phone
10 8 (3.65%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.37%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.37%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.46%) AIX
13 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.26%) ITIL
1 40 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.79%) OO
3 24 (10.96%) Software Engineering
4 19 (8.68%) Content Management
5 18 (8.22%) Unit Testing
6 14 (6.39%) Waterfall
6 14 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (5.48%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.02%) Service Management
9 10 (4.57%) Change Control
9 10 (4.57%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.57%) CRM
9 10 (4.57%) ETL
10 9 (4.11%) Time Management
10 9 (4.11%) Load Balancing
11 8 (3.65%) TDD
11 8 (3.65%) RUP
11 8 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 63 (28.77%) SQL
2 34 (15.53%) Java
3 23 (10.50%) C#
4 16 (7.31%) PowerShell
4 16 (7.31%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.94%) C++
6 10 (4.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.20%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.20%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.74%) C
8 6 (2.74%) Python
9 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.37%) Delphi
10 3 (1.37%) Perl
11 2 (0.91%) Korn
11 2 (0.91%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.91%) VB
11 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.39%) Degree
2 14 (6.39%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (5.48%) CCNA
4 11 (5.02%) ISEB
4 11 (5.02%) ISTQB
5 10 (4.57%) CCNP
6 5 (2.28%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.83%) EnCE
7 4 (1.83%) HND
7 4 (1.83%) MCSE
7 4 (1.83%) OCP
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.37%) CCA
8 3 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.37%) MCP
8 3 (1.37%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.13%) SLA
2 7 (3.20%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) COSO
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (23.29%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.22%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.22%) XenApp
4 14 (6.39%) vSphere
5 7 (3.20%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.83%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.91%) UAG
8 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.91%) NFS
8 2 (0.91%) Samba
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (13.70%) SCCM
2 18 (8.22%) SCOM
3 8 (3.65%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (1.83%) WSUS
5 4 (1.83%) Puppet
5 4 (1.83%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.91%) Iperf
7 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.46%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.46%) SCSM
Vendors
1 88 (40.18%) Microsoft
2 39 (17.81%) VMware
3 25 (11.42%) Citrix
4 23 (10.50%) Oracle
5 13 (5.94%) Cisco
6 10 (4.57%) HP
7 8 (3.65%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.74%) CommVault
8 6 (2.74%) Symantec
8 6 (2.74%) McAfee
9 5 (2.28%) EMC
9 5 (2.28%) SAP
9 5 (2.28%) Hyland
10 4 (1.83%) IBM
10 4 (1.83%) Veritas
11 3 (1.37%) NetApp
11 3 (1.37%) Dell
12 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.91%) Splunk
12 2 (0.91%) ArcSight
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