The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 24 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 140 124 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.06% 11.57% 17.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.43% 41.47% 69.12%
Number of salaries quoted 100 66 110
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 299 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.89% 27.89% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 239 138 149
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 122 (43.11%) Microsoft
2 82 (28.98%) SQL
2 82 (28.98%) SQL Server
3 79 (27.92%) .NET
3 79 (27.92%) Active Directory
4 64 (22.61%) MS Excel
5 62 (21.91%) C#
5 62 (21.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (20.14%) UNIX
7 53 (18.73%) ITIL
8 51 (18.02%) VMware
9 47 (16.61%) Finance
9 47 (16.61%) Linux
10 46 (16.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 41 (14.49%) ASP.NET
11 41 (14.49%) Windows 7
12 39 (13.78%) XML
13 37 (13.07%) Java
14 36 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (12.37%) WCF
16 33 (11.66%) Banking
16 33 (11.66%) JavaScript
17 31 (10.95%) IIS
17 31 (10.95%) Web Services
17 31 (10.95%) MS Exchange
18 30 (10.60%) Oracle
18 30 (10.60%) HTML
18 30 (10.60%) Unit Testing
18 30 (10.60%) SCCM
19 29 (10.25%) Clustering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 31 (10.95%) IIS
1 31 (10.95%) MS Exchange
2 27 (9.54%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (3.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (3.18%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.83%) IBM Notes
8 8 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.47%) Lync
9 7 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (2.12%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (2.12%) Mule
11 5 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.77%) Apache
11 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 64 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.25%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.71%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) MFGPRO
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.06%) Office 365
1 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.89%) Firewall
2 22 (7.77%) DNS
3 20 (7.07%) SAN
4 16 (5.65%) DHCP
4 16 (5.65%) SSL
5 15 (5.30%) VPN
6 11 (3.89%) Intranet
6 11 (3.89%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.53%) WAN
7 10 (3.53%) LAN
8 8 (2.83%) HTTP
8 8 (2.83%) Internet
9 6 (2.12%) VoIP
9 6 (2.12%) Extranet
10 4 (1.41%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.41%) BGP
10 4 (1.41%) 3G
10 4 (1.41%) OSPF
10 4 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.89%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 17 (6.01%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.59%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.53%) MySQL
9 9 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.41%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.06%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.06%) DTS
12 2 (0.71%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (4.59%) Subversion
1 13 (4.59%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.83%) ClearCase
2 8 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.12%) MSI
3 6 (2.12%) Selenium
4 5 (1.77%) JIRA
4 5 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.41%) Ant
5 4 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.06%) Ranorex
6 3 (1.06%) Maven
6 3 (1.06%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.06%) JUnit
7 2 (0.71%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.71%) Hudson
7 2 (0.71%) FishEye
7 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
General
1 47 (16.61%) Finance
2 33 (11.66%) Banking
3 25 (8.83%) Law
4 20 (7.07%) Legal
5 14 (4.95%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.83%) Back Office
7 6 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.06%) Front Office
8 3 (1.06%) Advertising
8 3 (1.06%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Retail
9 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.35%) Military
10 1 (0.35%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (24.03%) Analyst
2 49 (17.31%) Developer
3 24 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (6.71%) Support Analyst
4 19 (6.71%) Applications Support
5 18 (6.36%) Consultant
5 18 (6.36%) Team Leader
6 16 (5.65%) Test Analyst
6 16 (5.65%) C# Developer
7 15 (5.30%) Desktop Engineer
8 14 (4.95%) WPF Developer
9 13 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.24%) Desktop Support
10 12 (4.24%) Programmer
11 11 (3.89%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.53%) Analyst Programmer
12 10 (3.53%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.18%) .NET Developer
13 9 (3.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (27.92%) .NET
2 41 (14.49%) ASP.NET
3 39 (13.78%) XML
4 35 (12.37%) WCF
5 31 (10.95%) Web Services
6 30 (10.60%) HTML
7 27 (9.54%) .NET Framework
8 26 (9.19%) LINQ
8 26 (9.19%) WinForms
9 21 (7.42%) CSS
9 21 (7.42%) WPF
10 16 (5.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (4.59%) Spring
12 12 (4.24%) J2EE
13 11 (3.89%) Ajax
13 11 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (3.53%) DHTML
14 10 (3.53%) XSL
14 10 (3.53%) Hibernate
15 9 (3.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.25%) Clustering
2 12 (4.24%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.24%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.89%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.83%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.47%) Statistics
6 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.77%) Equities
7 4 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.41%) Derivative
7 4 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.41%) Replication
8 3 (1.06%) NHS
8 3 (1.06%) DTV
8 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.71%) EPoS
9 2 (0.71%) BBC
9 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.71%) iSeries
9 2 (0.71%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 57 (20.14%) UNIX
3 47 (16.61%) Linux
4 46 (16.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (14.49%) Windows 7
6 20 (7.07%) Windows XP
6 20 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (6.36%) Solaris
8 9 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.83%) CentOS
10 6 (2.12%) AIX
11 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.71%) zOS
11 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.35%) Android
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.73%) ITIL
2 30 (10.60%) Unit Testing
3 25 (8.83%) MVC
4 20 (7.07%) Workflow
5 16 (5.65%) TDD
6 15 (5.30%) Incident Management
6 15 (5.30%) OO
7 14 (4.95%) Service Management
7 14 (4.95%) MVVM
8 13 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (4.59%) SOA
9 11 (3.89%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.53%) RAD
10 10 (3.53%) Waterfall
11 9 (3.18%) Multithreading
11 9 (3.18%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (2.83%) ETL
12 8 (2.83%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 82 (28.98%) SQL
2 62 (21.91%) C#
3 37 (13.07%) Java
4 33 (11.66%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.19%) PowerShell
6 25 (8.83%) Shell Script
7 21 (7.42%) VBScript
8 17 (6.01%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.01%) C++
9 13 (4.59%) Perl
10 9 (3.18%) VC++
11 6 (2.12%) VB
11 6 (2.12%) VB6
12 4 (1.41%) Python
13 3 (1.06%) Groovy
13 3 (1.06%) C
13 3 (1.06%) PHP
14 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.71%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.71%) AWK
Qualifications
1 28 (9.89%) Degree
2 27 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.36%) MCSE
4 8 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.47%) MCP
6 6 (2.12%) ISEB
7 5 (1.77%) MCITP
7 5 (1.77%) MCDST
7 5 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.41%) CCNA
9 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.06%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.06%) MCSA
10 2 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.71%) CISSP
10 2 (0.71%) CCDA
10 2 (0.71%) CCIE
10 2 (0.71%) CCNP
10 2 (0.71%) HND
10 2 (0.71%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.48%) QA
2 21 (7.42%) SLA
3 4 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) HL7
System Software
1 79 (27.92%) Active Directory
2 36 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.36%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.24%) vSphere
5 5 (1.77%) XenApp
6 4 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.06%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.71%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.35%) Samba
9 1 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (10.60%) SCCM
2 12 (4.24%) SCOM
3 5 (1.77%) MOM
4 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Ionix
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 122 (43.11%) Microsoft
2 51 (18.02%) VMware
3 30 (10.60%) Oracle
4 24 (8.48%) Citrix
4 24 (8.48%) Cisco
5 15 (5.30%) IBM
6 14 (4.95%) Sybase
7 13 (4.59%) Lotus
7 13 (4.59%) Dell
8 9 (3.18%) JBoss
8 9 (3.18%) HP
9 8 (2.83%) Intel
10 7 (2.47%) TIBCO
11 6 (2.12%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.77%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.77%) EMC
13 4 (1.41%) McAfee
14 3 (1.06%) Spiceworks
14 3 (1.06%) Nimsoft
14 3 (1.06%) Red Gate
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