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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 161 101 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.84% 9.29% 12.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.06% 40.73% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 93 69 103
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,480 £27,300 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £45,000 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
335 248 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.63% 22.82% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 179 155 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £54,000
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 11 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (41.35%) Microsoft
2 106 (33.97%) Windows Server
3 103 (33.01%) SQL
4 100 (32.05%) Active Directory
5 99 (31.73%) VMware
6 91 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 83 (26.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 82 (26.28%) Unix
9 77 (24.68%) Linux
10 76 (24.36%) Finance
11 74 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 61 (19.55%) SAN
13 60 (19.23%) DHCP
13 60 (19.23%) DNS
14 58 (18.59%) MS Excel
15 57 (18.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 54 (17.31%) Firewall
17 50 (16.03%) Oracle
18 49 (15.71%) ITIL
19 44 (14.10%) Java
20 42 (13.46%) .NET
21 41 (13.14%) Hyper-V
22 40 (12.82%) C#
23 36 (11.54%) MS Exchange
23 36 (11.54%) Windows 7
23 36 (11.54%) SCCM
24 35 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
24 35 (11.22%) Degree
24 35 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
25 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 36 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.62%) IIS
3 17 (5.45%) Oracle Application Server
4 15 (4.81%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.21%) JBoss
6 9 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.56%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.60%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.28%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.96%) Confluence
11 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.64%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.32%) Apache
13 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.32%) CICS
Applications
1 58 (18.59%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.73%) MS Office
3 5 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.64%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (4.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.64%) Servitor
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.09%) Office 365
3 4 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.64%) GitHub
5 2 (0.64%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 61 (19.55%) SAN
2 60 (19.23%) DHCP
2 60 (19.23%) DNS
3 54 (17.31%) Firewall
4 26 (8.33%) LAN
5 23 (7.37%) WAN
6 14 (4.49%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.85%) VPN
8 10 (3.21%) SSL
8 10 (3.21%) Wireless
9 8 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (2.24%) HTTP
10 7 (2.24%) Network Security
10 7 (2.24%) VLAN
11 6 (1.92%) BGP
11 6 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (1.92%) FWSM
11 6 (1.92%) Internet
11 6 (1.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.73%) Oracle Database
3 17 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.21%) Big Data
6 10 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.21%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.88%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.92%) MySQL
11 5 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.60%) Subversion
3 4 (1.28%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.28%) Hudson
3 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.96%) JIRA
5 2 (0.64%) Clang
5 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.64%) GDB
5 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.64%) Xcode
6 1 (0.32%) Bower
6 1 (0.32%) Gradle
6 1 (0.32%) Grunt
6 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.32%) Mocha
6 1 (0.32%) MSI
General
1 76 (24.36%) Finance
2 24 (7.69%) Banking
3 17 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.13%) Electronics
4 16 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.81%) Marketing
6 14 (4.49%) Legal
7 12 (3.85%) Back Office
8 11 (3.53%) Games
9 9 (2.88%) Law
10 7 (2.24%) Retail
11 5 (1.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (15.38%) Analyst
2 43 (13.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (10.90%) Developer
4 27 (8.65%) DBA
5 25 (8.01%) Support Analyst
6 21 (6.73%) Architect
6 21 (6.73%) IT Engineer
7 18 (5.77%) Consultant
8 16 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
9 15 (4.81%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.49%) Applications Support
10 14 (4.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (3.53%) Administrator
11 11 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (3.53%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (3.21%) Senior IT Engineer
13 9 (2.88%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (2.88%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (2.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.46%) .NET
2 16 (5.13%) Web Services
3 15 (4.81%) WPF
3 15 (4.81%) XML
4 10 (3.21%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.88%) HTML
6 8 (2.56%) CSS
6 8 (2.56%) Spring
6 8 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 7 (2.24%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.24%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.60%) Entity Framework
8 5 (1.60%) OOXML
8 5 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.28%) COM
9 4 (1.28%) MFC
9 4 (1.28%) Pyramid
9 4 (1.28%) STL
9 4 (1.28%) Task Parallel Library
9 4 (1.28%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.33%) Clustering
3 17 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.53%) Derivative
6 10 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.21%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (2.56%) Taxonomies
8 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.92%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.92%) User Experience
10 5 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.60%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.28%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.28%) Equities
11 4 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.28%) Mobile Games
11 4 (1.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 106 (33.97%) Windows Server
2 83 (26.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 82 (26.28%) Unix
4 77 (24.68%) Linux
5 57 (18.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 32 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (6.73%) Solaris
9 13 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 11 (3.53%) Android
12 10 (3.21%) Apple iOS
13 8 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.60%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.96%) AIX
15 3 (0.96%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.64%) CentOS
16 2 (0.64%) Debian
16 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (15.71%) ITIL
2 35 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (7.05%) Project Management
5 20 (6.41%) Load Balancing
6 19 (6.09%) Business Continuity
7 15 (4.81%) Change Control
7 15 (4.81%) Change Management
7 15 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (4.49%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (4.49%) Programme Management
9 13 (4.17%) Information Security
10 12 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (3.53%) Matrix Management
11 11 (3.53%) Migration
11 11 (3.53%) MVVM
11 11 (3.53%) Problem Management
11 11 (3.53%) Service Management
11 11 (3.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 103 (33.01%) SQL
2 44 (14.10%) Java
3 40 (12.82%) C#
4 32 (10.26%) PowerShell
5 27 (8.65%) Shell Script
6 26 (8.33%) C++
6 26 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 18 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.85%) VBScript
9 11 (3.53%) Python
10 9 (2.88%) Perl
11 7 (2.24%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.92%) XAML
13 5 (1.60%) C
13 5 (1.60%) PHP
14 4 (1.28%) Delphi
14 4 (1.28%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.28%) VC++
15 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (11.22%) Degree
2 25 (8.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (6.41%) MCSE
4 14 (4.49%) MCP
4 14 (4.49%) MCSA
5 8 (2.56%) HND
5 8 (2.56%) ISEB
5 8 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.92%) CCNA
7 6 (1.92%) CISSP
7 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.60%) CCNP
8 5 (1.60%) SANS
9 4 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.28%) MCITP
9 4 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.64%) CCIE
11 2 (0.64%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.37%) SLA
2 15 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.17%) QA
4 8 (2.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 100 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 74 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (13.14%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.05%) vSphere
5 14 (4.49%) XenApp
6 13 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.92%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.32%) Docker
9 1 (0.32%) Firmware
9 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.32%) RACF
9 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 36 (11.54%) SCCM
2 26 (8.33%) SCOM
3 14 (4.49%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.92%) Puppet
6 4 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.96%) Control-M
7 3 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.96%) WSUS
8 2 (0.64%) EdgeSight
8 2 (0.64%) Nessus
8 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.64%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.32%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 129 (41.35%) Microsoft
2 99 (31.73%) VMware
3 50 (16.03%) Oracle
4 32 (10.26%) Citrix
5 28 (8.97%) Dell
6 27 (8.65%) HP
7 25 (8.01%) Cisco
8 20 (6.41%) EMC
9 18 (5.77%) IBM
10 16 (5.13%) Intel Security
11 14 (4.49%) Kaspersky
11 14 (4.49%) SAP
11 14 (4.49%) Siemens
11 14 (4.49%) WatchGuard
12 11 (3.53%) Sybase
13 10 (3.21%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.88%) Symantec
15 8 (2.56%) Compaq
15 8 (2.56%) Lotus
16 7 (2.24%) Juniper
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