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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 21 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 148 131 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.18% 10.56% 20.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.05% 41.07% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 93 85 110
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 £23,400 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
352 319 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.59% 25.73% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 205 203 140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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 9 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 124 (40.13%) Microsoft
2 90 (29.13%) MS Excel
3 88 (28.48%) .NET
4 86 (27.83%) Active Directory
5 79 (25.57%) SQL
6 74 (23.95%) SQL Server
7 72 (23.30%) C#
7 72 (23.30%) ITIL
8 59 (19.09%) Finance
9 57 (18.45%) UNIX
10 56 (18.12%) ASP.NET
11 55 (17.80%) Linux
11 55 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 53 (17.15%) JavaScript
13 50 (16.18%) MS Office
13 50 (16.18%) Windows 7
14 49 (15.86%) HTML
15 46 (14.89%) XML
16 45 (14.56%) VMware
17 44 (14.24%) WCF
18 42 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 38 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
20 36 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (11.33%) CSS
22 34 (11.00%) Oracle
22 34 (11.00%) .NET Framework
23 33 (10.68%) WPF
23 33 (10.68%) MVC
24 32 (10.36%) Java
25 31 (10.03%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 (10.03%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.74%) IIS
3 19 (6.15%) WorkSite
4 16 (5.18%) IBM Notes
5 14 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.88%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.59%) Apache
9 8 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.27%) TIBCO EMS
10 7 (2.27%) Mule
10 7 (2.27%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.94%) Lync
12 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.29%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.65%) Oracle BPEL
14 2 (0.65%) GemFire
Applications
1 90 (29.13%) MS Excel
2 50 (16.18%) MS Office
3 17 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.97%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) MFGPRO
1 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) Office 365
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.09%) Firewall
2 20 (6.47%) SAN
3 19 (6.15%) DNS
4 17 (5.50%) VPN
5 13 (4.21%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.88%) DHCP
7 10 (3.24%) Internet
8 8 (2.59%) SSL
9 6 (1.94%) WAN
9 6 (1.94%) Broadband
9 6 (1.94%) LAN
10 5 (1.62%) LDAP
10 5 (1.62%) VoIP
10 5 (1.62%) HTTP
10 5 (1.62%) Intranet
10 5 (1.62%) 3G
10 5 (1.62%) Wireless
11 4 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.29%) ADSL
11 4 (1.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (23.95%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.06%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.50%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (3.88%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.59%) MySQL
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.65%) Sybase IQ
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.65%) QlikView
13 2 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 21 (6.80%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.24%) Subversion
4 8 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.94%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.29%) Selenium
7 4 (1.29%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.97%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.97%) Maven
8 3 (0.97%) JIRA
8 3 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.65%) Ant
9 2 (0.65%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.65%) FishEye
9 2 (0.65%) Hudson
9 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.32%) Moq
10 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.32%) NUnit
General
1 59 (19.09%) Finance
2 29 (9.39%) Legal
3 28 (9.06%) Banking
4 27 (8.74%) Law
5 15 (4.85%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.91%) Front Office
6 9 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.29%) Back Office
7 4 (1.29%) Marketing
7 4 (1.29%) Retail
8 3 (0.97%) Advertising
8 3 (0.97%) Publishing
9 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (27.18%) Analyst
2 76 (24.60%) Developer
3 42 (13.59%) Support Analyst
4 28 (9.06%) Service Analyst
4 28 (9.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (8.09%) C# Developer
6 23 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (6.47%) WPF Developer
7 20 (6.47%) Applications Support
8 16 (5.18%) Desktop Support
9 15 (4.85%) Software Engineer
9 15 (4.85%) Programmer
10 14 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 13 (4.21%) Consultant
12 12 (3.88%) Desktop Engineer
12 12 (3.88%) Team Leader
13 11 (3.56%) .NET Developer
13 11 (3.56%) IT Support
13 11 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (28.48%) .NET
2 56 (18.12%) ASP.NET
3 49 (15.86%) HTML
4 46 (14.89%) XML
5 44 (14.24%) WCF
6 35 (11.33%) CSS
7 34 (11.00%) .NET Framework
8 33 (10.68%) WPF
9 31 (10.03%) LINQ
10 27 (8.74%) WinForms
11 25 (8.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 22 (7.12%) Web Services
13 18 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (5.18%) jQuery
14 16 (5.18%) HTML5
15 12 (3.88%) XSLT
16 10 (3.24%) J2EE
16 10 (3.24%) NHibernate
16 10 (3.24%) Spring
17 9 (2.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.47%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.21%) Clustering
4 9 (2.91%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.94%) Fixed Income
5 6 (1.94%) Statistics
5 6 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.62%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.62%) DTV
6 5 (1.62%) Equities
7 4 (1.29%) Handset
7 4 (1.29%) iPhone
8 3 (0.97%) Derivative
8 3 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (0.97%) NHS
9 2 (0.65%) AS400
9 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.65%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (18.45%) UNIX
2 55 (17.80%) Linux
2 55 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (16.18%) Windows 7
4 38 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (8.09%) Windows XP
6 21 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (4.53%) Solaris
8 9 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.94%) CentOS
9 6 (1.94%) Android
10 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.97%) AIX
12 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.65%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.30%) ITIL
2 33 (10.68%) MVC
3 23 (7.44%) Unit Testing
4 21 (6.80%) MVVM
5 17 (5.50%) Incident Management
5 17 (5.50%) TDD
5 17 (5.50%) OO
6 15 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (4.85%) Multithreading
7 14 (4.53%) Web Development
8 13 (4.21%) Service Management
9 12 (3.88%) Software Engineering
10 10 (3.24%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.24%) Project Management
10 10 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.24%) OOD
10 10 (3.24%) CRM
11 9 (2.91%) Release Management
11 9 (2.91%) Workflow
12 8 (2.59%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 79 (25.57%) SQL
2 72 (23.30%) C#
3 53 (17.15%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.36%) Java
5 27 (8.74%) Shell Script
6 19 (6.15%) Perl
7 17 (5.50%) VBScript
8 16 (5.18%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.53%) C++
10 12 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.24%) Ruby
12 9 (2.91%) Python
13 6 (1.94%) VC++
14 5 (1.62%) VB
15 4 (1.29%) PHP
16 3 (0.97%) VB6
16 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.97%) C
17 2 (0.65%) AWK
17 2 (0.65%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 42 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (9.71%) Degree
3 23 (7.44%) MCSE
4 19 (6.15%) MCITP
5 10 (3.24%) MCTS
6 9 (2.91%) MCSA
7 8 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.62%) MCDST
9 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.62%) ISEB
10 4 (1.29%) MCP
11 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.65%) SSCP
12 2 (0.65%) MCAD
12 2 (0.65%) HND
12 2 (0.65%) CISSP
12 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.80%) QA
2 14 (4.53%) SLA
3 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) Basel III
4 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 86 (27.83%) Active Directory
2 36 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.88%) XenApp
5 8 (2.59%) vSphere
6 3 (0.97%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.65%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.32%) NFS
8 1 (0.32%) Samba
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (5.83%) SCCM
2 6 (1.94%) MOM
3 5 (1.62%) SCOM
4 3 (0.97%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.65%) WSUS
5 2 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.32%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.32%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.32%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.32%) Control-M
6 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 124 (40.13%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.56%) VMware
3 34 (11.00%) Oracle
4 27 (8.74%) Citrix
5 24 (7.77%) Lotus
6 20 (6.47%) Cisco
7 16 (5.18%) Sybase
8 13 (4.21%) Interwoven
9 11 (3.56%) Intel
10 10 (3.24%) JBoss
11 9 (2.91%) Dell
11 9 (2.91%) IBM
12 8 (2.59%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.59%) HP
13 7 (2.27%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.62%) CommVault
15 4 (1.29%) McAfee
15 4 (1.29%) Informatica
15 4 (1.29%) Avaya
15 4 (1.29%) LexisNexis
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