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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 24 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 176 96 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.55% 8.41% 22.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.56% 34.53% 64.11%
Number of salaries quoted 100 64 113
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
395 278 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.17% 24.36% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 202 154 174
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 90 (29.70%) MS Excel
3 86 (28.38%) Active Directory
4 85 (28.05%) ITIL
5 76 (25.08%) SQL Server
6 75 (24.75%) .NET
7 64 (21.12%) SQL
7 64 (21.12%) MS Office
8 62 (20.46%) Linux
9 61 (20.13%) C#
10 56 (18.48%) Windows 7
11 54 (17.82%) Finance
12 52 (17.16%) HTML
12 52 (17.16%) JavaScript
12 52 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (16.83%) VMware
14 49 (16.17%) ASP.NET
14 49 (16.17%) UNIX
15 47 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 39 (12.87%) MS Exchange
18 38 (12.54%) CSS
19 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
19 36 (11.88%) WCF
19 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2012
20 35 (11.55%) XML
21 34 (11.22%) MVC
21 34 (11.22%) Degree
21 34 (11.22%) MS PowerPoint
22 33 (10.89%) Legal

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (12.87%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.56%) WorkSite
3 30 (9.90%) IIS
4 18 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (4.29%) WebSphere
7 12 (3.96%) IBM Notes
8 9 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.97%) Apache
8 9 (2.97%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (2.64%) Lotus Domino
9 8 (2.64%) Lync
10 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.32%) Jetty
11 4 (1.32%) nginx
12 3 (0.99%) Mule
12 3 (0.99%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 90 (29.70%) MS Excel
2 64 (21.12%) MS Office
3 34 (11.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.99%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.33%) Agresso
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) Google App Engine
2 4 (1.32%) Office 365
2 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.90%) Firewall
2 23 (7.59%) SAN
3 19 (6.27%) DNS
4 15 (4.95%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.96%) VPN
6 10 (3.30%) DHCP
7 9 (2.97%) SSL
8 8 (2.64%) Internet
9 6 (1.98%) HTTP
9 6 (1.98%) LDAP
9 6 (1.98%) LAN
9 6 (1.98%) WAN
10 5 (1.65%) FTP
10 5 (1.65%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.32%) VLAN
11 4 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (1.32%) Wireless
11 4 (1.32%) IPsec
11 4 (1.32%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.08%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.60%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.32%) MySQL
8 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.99%) QlikView
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.99%) DTS
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.66%) Big Data
10 2 (0.66%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 24 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.30%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.31%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.98%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.65%) Maven
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.32%) Subversion
8 3 (0.99%) Ant
8 3 (0.99%) Moq
9 2 (0.66%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.66%) JIRA
9 2 (0.66%) NUnit
9 2 (0.66%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.66%) FishEye
10 1 (0.33%) QUnit
10 1 (0.33%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.33%) Toad
10 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 54 (17.82%) Finance
2 33 (10.89%) Legal
3 26 (8.58%) Law
4 18 (5.94%) Banking
5 12 (3.96%) Retail
6 10 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.97%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.64%) Front Office
9 6 (1.98%) Marketing
10 5 (1.65%) Electronics
11 4 (1.32%) Publishing
11 4 (1.32%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.32%) Private Banking
11 4 (1.32%) German Language
11 4 (1.32%) Italian Language
11 4 (1.32%) Turkish Language
12 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.66%) Advertising
13 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (30.03%) Analyst
2 66 (21.78%) Developer
3 48 (15.84%) Support Analyst
4 45 (14.85%) Service Analyst
4 45 (14.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 24 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 19 (6.27%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (5.61%) C# Developer
9 16 (5.28%) Support Engineer
10 14 (4.62%) Applications Support
10 14 (4.62%) Programmer
10 14 (4.62%) Consultant
11 13 (4.29%) IT Support
12 12 (3.96%) Support Specialist
12 12 (3.96%) .NET Developer
13 11 (3.63%) Security Analyst
14 10 (3.30%) WPF Developer
15 8 (2.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.75%) .NET
2 52 (17.16%) HTML
3 49 (16.17%) ASP.NET
4 38 (12.54%) CSS
5 36 (11.88%) WCF
6 35 (11.55%) XML
7 27 (8.91%) .NET Framework
8 22 (7.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (6.60%) WPF
9 20 (6.60%) LINQ
10 19 (6.27%) HTML5
11 18 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (5.94%) jQuery
11 18 (5.94%) Web Services
12 17 (5.61%) WinForms
13 10 (3.30%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (3.30%) XSLT
13 10 (3.30%) J2EE
13 10 (3.30%) Sinatra
14 8 (2.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.97%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.64%) DTV
5 6 (1.98%) Fixed Income
5 6 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.65%) CLARiiON
6 5 (1.65%) NHS
7 4 (1.32%) Handset
7 4 (1.32%) Blog
7 4 (1.32%) iPhone
8 2 (0.66%) DataPower
8 2 (0.66%) Equities
8 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.66%) AS400
9 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.33%) GIS
9 1 (0.33%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.46%) Linux
2 56 (18.48%) Windows 7
3 52 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (16.17%) UNIX
5 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (10.89%) Windows XP
7 9 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.98%) Android
9 5 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (1.65%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.32%) Solaris
10 4 (1.32%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.33%) AIX
12 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.05%) ITIL
2 34 (11.22%) MVC
3 18 (5.94%) Software Engineering
3 18 (5.94%) Incident Management
4 17 (5.61%) Web Development
4 17 (5.61%) OO
5 14 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (4.62%) Service Delivery
5 14 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (4.29%) Unit Testing
6 13 (4.29%) Service Management
6 13 (4.29%) CRM
7 12 (3.96%) Automated Testing
7 12 (3.96%) MVVM
8 11 (3.63%) Project Management
9 10 (3.30%) Business Continuity
9 10 (3.30%) TDD
9 10 (3.30%) Data Management
9 10 (3.30%) Content Management
10 9 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.12%) SQL
2 61 (20.13%) C#
3 52 (17.16%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.23%) Java
5 17 (5.61%) Shell Script
6 15 (4.95%) VBScript
7 14 (4.62%) Perl
8 13 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.96%) Ruby
10 11 (3.63%) Python
11 10 (3.30%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.64%) C++
13 5 (1.65%) VB
14 4 (1.32%) PHP
15 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.99%) VB6
16 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.33%) RPG
17 1 (0.33%) R
17 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (11.22%) Degree
3 26 (8.58%) MCSE
4 25 (8.25%) MCITP
5 18 (5.94%) MCSA
6 15 (4.95%) MCTS
7 10 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.65%) VCAP
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.66%) MOS
11 2 (0.66%) MCP
11 2 (0.66%) MCAD
11 2 (0.66%) CCA
11 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.33%) CCEE
12 1 (0.33%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.59%) QA
2 9 (2.97%) SLA
2 9 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) COBIT
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 86 (28.38%) Active Directory
2 47 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.58%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.96%) XenApp
5 8 (2.64%) vSphere
6 5 (1.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.32%) Xen
7 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.66%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.33%) Samba
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.33%) NFS
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (4.29%) SCCM
2 8 (2.64%) SCOM
3 5 (1.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (1.65%) Puppet
3 5 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.32%) Ansible
4 4 (1.32%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.99%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.99%) MOM
6 2 (0.66%) WSUS
6 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.33%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.33%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.33%) Control-M
7 1 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 51 (16.83%) VMware
3 25 (8.25%) Oracle
4 23 (7.59%) Citrix
5 21 (6.93%) Lotus
6 20 (6.60%) Interwoven
7 18 (5.94%) Cisco
8 9 (2.97%) Intel
9 8 (2.64%) HP
10 6 (1.98%) Sybase
10 6 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.65%) EMC
11 5 (1.65%) SAP
11 5 (1.65%) JBoss
11 5 (1.65%) NetApp
12 4 (1.32%) Typemock
12 4 (1.32%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.32%) IBM
12 4 (1.32%) Avaya
12 4 (1.32%) Google
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