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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 24 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 114 148 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.21% 11.46% 10.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.13% 43.02% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 66 92 84
Average salary £35,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
299 344 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.15% 26.63% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 164 199 197
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 95 (43.98%) Microsoft
2 66 (30.56%) MS Excel
3 61 (28.24%) Active Directory
4 59 (27.31%) SQL
4 59 (27.31%) SQL Server
5 51 (23.61%) Linux
6 45 (20.83%) UNIX
7 43 (19.91%) VMware
7 43 (19.91%) Windows 7
8 38 (17.59%) MS Exchange
9 37 (17.13%) Finance
10 36 (16.67%) Firewall
10 36 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (16.20%) Windows XP
11 35 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (15.74%) ITIL
12 34 (15.74%) HTML
12 34 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (15.28%) C#
13 33 (15.28%) .NET
14 32 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (14.35%) Java
15 31 (14.35%) Oracle
16 30 (13.89%) DNS
16 30 (13.89%) SCCM
17 29 (13.43%) Software Engineering
18 28 (12.96%) XML
19 27 (12.50%) MS Office
19 27 (12.50%) SAN
20 25 (11.57%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 38 (17.59%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 17 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (6.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.63%) IIS
8 7 (3.24%) WorkSite
9 5 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.85%) JBoss
10 4 (1.85%) Lync
11 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.93%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 66 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.50%) MS Office
3 14 (6.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) MS Project
5 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.24%) Google Apps
2 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.31%) Office 365
4 4 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.93%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.67%) Firewall
2 30 (13.89%) DNS
3 27 (12.50%) SAN
4 25 (11.57%) DHCP
5 19 (8.80%) LAN
5 19 (8.80%) WAN
6 18 (8.33%) VPN
7 16 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 13 (6.02%) Internet
9 12 (5.56%) HTTP
10 8 (3.70%) SNMP
11 7 (3.24%) NAS
12 6 (2.78%) Network Security
12 6 (2.78%) SMTP
13 5 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (2.31%) Wireless
14 4 (1.85%) 3G
14 4 (1.85%) VLAN
14 4 (1.85%) ADSL
14 4 (1.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 11 (5.09%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (4.17%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.24%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
11 6 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.78%) Big Data
11 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.46%) DTS
13 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (5.56%) Ant
1 12 (5.56%) Maven
1 12 (5.56%) Flash Builder
2 11 (5.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.24%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.78%) Toad
5 4 (1.85%) Subversion
6 3 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.93%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.93%) Mocha
7 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.46%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.46%) JIRA
8 1 (0.46%) CodeWarrior
General
1 37 (17.13%) Finance
2 18 (8.33%) Legal
3 15 (6.94%) Banking
4 13 (6.02%) Back Office
5 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.31%) Publishing
6 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.39%) Retail
7 3 (1.39%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (20.37%) Analyst
2 34 (15.74%) Developer
3 20 (9.26%) Senior Developer
4 19 (8.80%) Support Analyst
4 19 (8.80%) IT Support
5 18 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (7.41%) DBA
7 13 (6.02%) Java Developer
7 13 (6.02%) Team Leader
8 12 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 9 (4.17%) Service Analyst
9 9 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
10 8 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (3.70%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.24%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.74%) HTML
2 33 (15.28%) .NET
3 28 (12.96%) XML
4 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET
5 21 (9.72%) HTML5
6 13 (6.02%) Spring
6 13 (6.02%) .NET Framework
7 12 (5.56%) iBATIS
7 12 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 12 (5.56%) Ext JS
7 12 (5.56%) DOM
7 12 (5.56%) J2EE
7 12 (5.56%) JAXB
7 12 (5.56%) SAX
7 12 (5.56%) Flash
7 12 (5.56%) Web Services
8 11 (5.09%) WCF
8 11 (5.09%) Entity Framework
9 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.09%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.09%) Clustering
3 10 (4.63%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.17%) Replication
5 8 (3.70%) HP StoreVirtual
6 7 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.78%) User Experience
8 4 (1.85%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.39%) AS400
9 3 (1.39%) iPad
9 3 (1.39%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.93%) SCADA
10 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.61%) Linux
2 45 (20.83%) UNIX
3 43 (19.91%) Windows 7
4 36 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (16.20%) Windows XP
5 35 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (8.33%) Android
8 17 (7.87%) Windows 8
9 12 (5.56%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.70%) Mac OS
11 7 (3.24%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.78%) Windows NT
12 6 (2.78%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.46%) AIX
14 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.74%) ITIL
2 32 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.43%) Software Engineering
4 24 (11.11%) OO
5 19 (8.80%) Content Management
6 18 (8.33%) MVC
7 17 (7.87%) Unit Testing
8 14 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (6.48%) PRINCE2
9 13 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (5.56%) Web Development
11 11 (5.09%) Project Management
11 11 (5.09%) Scrum
11 11 (5.09%) Information Security
11 11 (5.09%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.63%) TDD
13 9 (4.17%) Load Balancing
13 9 (4.17%) Time Management
13 9 (4.17%) Change Control
14 8 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (27.31%) SQL
2 33 (15.28%) C#
3 31 (14.35%) Java
4 24 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.87%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.94%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.09%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.70%) C++
10 6 (2.78%) VBScript
11 4 (1.85%) VBA
12 3 (1.39%) C
12 3 (1.39%) VB
12 3 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.93%) Tcl
13 2 (0.93%) Python
13 2 (0.93%) VB6
13 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.56%) CCNA
3 12 (5.56%) Degree
4 11 (5.09%) CCNP
5 10 (4.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.78%) OCP
6 6 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.31%) MCSE
8 4 (1.85%) ISEB
8 4 (1.85%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.85%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.85%) MOS
8 4 (1.85%) EnCE
8 4 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.39%) HND
9 3 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.39%) CCA
9 3 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.19%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) COSO
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 34 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.87%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.87%) XenApp
4 13 (6.02%) vSphere
5 10 (4.63%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.39%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.46%) RACF
Systems Management
1 30 (13.89%) SCCM
2 18 (8.33%) SCOM
3 9 (4.17%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.78%) Data Guard
4 6 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.78%) Puppet
4 6 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.85%) WSUS
6 3 (1.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.93%) Iperf
8 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 95 (43.98%) Microsoft
2 43 (19.91%) VMware
3 31 (14.35%) Oracle
4 25 (11.57%) Citrix
5 20 (9.26%) Cisco
6 12 (5.56%) HP
7 8 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 8 (3.70%) Altiris
8 7 (3.24%) Sybase
9 6 (2.78%) Avaya
9 6 (2.78%) Veritas
10 5 (2.31%) Mitel
10 5 (2.31%) Symantec
11 4 (1.85%) Hyland
11 4 (1.85%) CommVault
11 4 (1.85%) IBM
12 3 (1.39%) SAP
12 3 (1.39%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.39%) McAfee
12 3 (1.39%) Google
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