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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 29 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 93 143 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.42% 11.89% 16.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.80% 36.95% 55.85%
Number of salaries quoted 64 99 94
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
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
246 387 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.28% 32.17% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 158 227 156
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 84 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 72 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 67 (32.84%) Active Directory
4 62 (30.39%) ITIL
4 62 (30.39%) VMware
5 53 (25.98%) .NET
5 53 (25.98%) SQL
6 51 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 51 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (22.55%) C#
9 44 (21.57%) Linux
10 43 (21.08%) UNIX
11 39 (19.12%) HTML
12 36 (17.65%) Oracle
12 36 (17.65%) Windows 7
13 35 (17.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (16.67%) MS Exchange
15 33 (16.18%) ASP.NET
16 32 (15.69%) MS Office
17 31 (15.20%) JavaScript
17 31 (15.20%) Firewall
17 31 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
18 30 (14.71%) IIS
18 30 (14.71%) SAN
19 29 (14.22%) DNS
20 27 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (12.75%) Hyper-V
21 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification
21 26 (12.75%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 34 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 30 (14.71%) IIS
3 14 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.88%) WorkSite
5 10 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.92%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.92%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.94%) Lync
8 5 (2.45%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.96%) Apache
9 4 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.96%) Jetty
9 4 (1.96%) nginx
10 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.47%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.98%) Alfresco
Applications
1 51 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (15.69%) MS Office
3 14 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.45%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.47%) MS Project
5 3 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.96%) Google App Engine
2 4 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.98%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.20%) Firewall
2 30 (14.71%) SAN
3 29 (14.22%) DNS
4 22 (10.78%) DHCP
5 17 (8.33%) WAN
5 17 (8.33%) LAN
6 15 (7.35%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.90%) VPN
8 9 (4.41%) VLAN
9 8 (3.92%) HTTP
10 5 (2.45%) IPv4
10 5 (2.45%) NAS
10 5 (2.45%) iBeacon
10 5 (2.45%) Internet
10 5 (2.45%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.96%) DMZ
11 4 (1.96%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (1.96%) IPsec
11 4 (1.96%) FTP
12 3 (1.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.94%) SQLite
7 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.96%) Big Data
9 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.47%) IDOL
10 2 (0.98%) DTS
10 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.98%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 19 (9.31%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (2.94%) Toad
4 5 (2.45%) Xcode
4 5 (2.45%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.96%) Moq
5 4 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.47%) NUnit
6 3 (1.47%) Subversion
7 2 (0.98%) Maven
7 2 (0.98%) Ant
7 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.49%) QUnit
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.49%) MSTest
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 25 (12.25%) Finance
2 15 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.88%) Law
3 12 (5.88%) Retail
4 9 (4.41%) Legal
5 8 (3.92%) Banking
6 7 (3.43%) Back Office
7 5 (2.45%) German Language
7 5 (2.45%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.96%) Turkish Language
8 4 (1.96%) Advertising
8 4 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.96%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.98%) Marketing
9 2 (0.98%) Games
9 2 (0.98%) Electronics
9 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (25.49%) Analyst
2 35 (17.16%) Developer
3 26 (12.75%) Support Analyst
4 18 (8.82%) Service Analyst
5 16 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.39%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.39%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Support Specialist
9 9 (4.41%) Support Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Consultant
9 9 (4.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 8 (3.92%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
11 7 (3.43%) IT Support
11 7 (3.43%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (3.43%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
12 6 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.98%) .NET
2 39 (19.12%) HTML
3 33 (16.18%) ASP.NET
4 26 (12.75%) CSS
5 24 (11.76%) Web Services
5 24 (11.76%) XML
6 22 (10.78%) WCF
7 21 (10.29%) .NET Framework
8 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (6.86%) jQuery
10 12 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (5.39%) HTML5
11 11 (5.39%) WinForms
12 10 (4.90%) XSLT
12 10 (4.90%) WPF
13 7 (3.43%) NHibernate
13 7 (3.43%) JSON
14 6 (2.94%) J2EE
14 6 (2.94%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (2.94%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.43%) User Experience
5 6 (2.94%) iPad
6 5 (2.45%) Clustering
7 4 (1.96%) NHS
7 4 (1.96%) Blog
8 3 (1.47%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.47%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.47%) DataPower
9 2 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.98%) DTV
9 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.98%) CMDB
10 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 44 (21.57%) Linux
3 43 (21.08%) UNIX
4 36 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 35 (17.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (10.29%) Windows XP
8 13 (6.37%) Android
9 12 (5.88%) Apple iOS
10 9 (4.41%) Windows Phone
11 7 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.43%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.47%) Solaris
14 2 (0.98%) HPUX
14 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.49%) AIX
15 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.39%) ITIL
2 27 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.25%) Software Engineering
4 24 (11.76%) MVC
5 19 (9.31%) Service Delivery
6 14 (6.86%) OO
7 12 (5.88%) CRM
7 12 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 12 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 11 (5.39%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.39%) Configuration Management
8 11 (5.39%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.90%) Project Management
9 10 (4.90%) Scrum
9 10 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (4.90%) TDD
10 9 (4.41%) Change Management
10 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (3.92%) Service Management
11 8 (3.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.98%) SQL
2 46 (22.55%) C#
3 31 (15.20%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.27%) Java
5 17 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.35%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.88%) VB
8 9 (4.41%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.43%) VBScript
9 7 (3.43%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.47%) VB6
11 3 (1.47%) Python
11 3 (1.47%) Perl
11 3 (1.47%) C
11 3 (1.47%) C++
12 2 (0.98%) PHP
13 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.82%) MCSE
2 18 (8.82%) Degree
3 13 (6.37%) MCSA
4 10 (4.90%) MCITP
5 7 (3.43%) MCP
6 6 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.94%) OCP
6 6 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.96%) CCNA
8 4 (1.96%) VCAP
9 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.98%) MCTS
10 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.49%) MOS
10 1 (0.49%) ISEB
10 1 (0.49%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) SLA
2 10 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.41%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 67 (32.84%) Active Directory
2 51 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.75%) Hyper-V
4 17 (8.33%) vSphere
5 14 (6.86%) XenApp
6 6 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (2.45%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.45%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.96%) Xen
8 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.98%) NFS
10 2 (0.98%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.98%) RACF
10 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.49%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (5.88%) SCCM
2 11 (5.39%) SCOM
3 6 (2.94%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.94%) Puppet
3 6 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.96%) Ansible
4 4 (1.96%) Ganglia
5 3 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.49%) Legato
6 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 84 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 62 (30.39%) VMware
3 36 (17.65%) Oracle
4 25 (12.25%) Citrix
5 19 (9.31%) Cisco
5 19 (9.31%) HP
6 7 (3.43%) EMC
7 6 (2.94%) NetApp
8 5 (2.45%) Compaq
8 5 (2.45%) Apple
8 5 (2.45%) Google
9 4 (1.96%) IBM
10 3 (1.47%) Interwoven
10 3 (1.47%) Avaya
10 3 (1.47%) Lotus
10 3 (1.47%) Symantec
11 2 (0.98%) Typemock
11 2 (0.98%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.98%) Sophos
11 2 (0.98%) Xamarin
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