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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 24 4
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 175 95 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.50% 8.47% 22.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.64% 34.55% 64.51%
Number of salaries quoted 100 63 113
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,300 £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
392 275 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.00% 24.51% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 204 152 173
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £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 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 109 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 89 (29.57%) MS Excel
3 85 (28.24%) Active Directory
4 84 (27.91%) ITIL
5 75 (24.92%) .NET
5 75 (24.92%) SQL Server
6 64 (21.26%) SQL
7 62 (20.60%) Linux
8 61 (20.27%) C#
8 61 (20.27%) MS Office
9 54 (17.94%) Finance
9 54 (17.94%) Windows 7
10 52 (17.28%) HTML
10 52 (17.28%) JavaScript
11 51 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (16.61%) VMware
13 49 (16.28%) ASP.NET
13 49 (16.28%) UNIX
14 46 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (12.62%) MS Exchange
16 38 (12.62%) CSS
17 36 (11.96%) WCF
17 36 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (11.63%) XML
19 34 (11.30%) MVC
19 34 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
19 34 (11.30%) Degree
20 32 (10.63%) MS PowerPoint
20 32 (10.63%) Legal

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (12.62%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.30%) WorkSite
3 29 (9.63%) IIS
4 18 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (4.32%) WebSphere
7 12 (3.99%) IBM Notes
8 9 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.99%) Apache
8 9 (2.99%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (2.66%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (2.33%) Lync
11 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.33%) Jetty
12 4 (1.33%) nginx
13 3 (1.00%) Mule
13 3 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
13 3 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 89 (29.57%) MS Excel
2 61 (20.27%) MS Office
3 32 (10.63%) 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 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.00%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.33%) Agresso
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.33%) Google App Engine
2 4 (1.33%) Office 365
2 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.97%) Firewall
2 22 (7.31%) SAN
3 19 (6.31%) DNS
4 15 (4.98%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.99%) VPN
6 10 (3.32%) DHCP
7 9 (2.99%) SSL
7 9 (2.99%) Internet
8 6 (1.99%) HTTP
8 6 (1.99%) LDAP
8 6 (1.99%) LAN
8 6 (1.99%) WAN
9 5 (1.66%) FTP
9 5 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.33%) VLAN
10 4 (1.33%) Wireless
10 4 (1.33%) IPsec
10 4 (1.33%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.33%) Broadband
10 4 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (24.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.64%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.33%) MySQL
8 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.00%) QlikView
9 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.00%) DTS
9 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.00%) 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 (7.97%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.32%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.33%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.66%) Maven
7 4 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.33%) Subversion
8 3 (1.00%) Ant
8 3 (1.00%) 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 (17.94%) Finance
2 32 (10.63%) Legal
3 25 (8.31%) Law
4 18 (5.98%) Banking
5 12 (3.99%) Retail
6 10 (3.32%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.99%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.66%) Front Office
9 6 (1.99%) Marketing
10 5 (1.66%) Electronics
11 4 (1.33%) Publishing
11 4 (1.33%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.33%) Private Banking
11 4 (1.33%) German Language
11 4 (1.33%) Italian Language
11 4 (1.33%) Turkish Language
12 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.66%) Advertising
13 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (29.90%) Analyst
2 66 (21.93%) Developer
3 47 (15.61%) Support Analyst
4 44 (14.62%) Service Analyst
4 44 (14.62%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (7.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 19 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.65%) C# Developer
9 16 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (5.32%) Support Engineer
10 14 (4.65%) Applications Support
10 14 (4.65%) Programmer
10 14 (4.65%) Consultant
11 13 (4.32%) IT Support
12 12 (3.99%) Support Specialist
12 12 (3.99%) Security Analyst
12 12 (3.99%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.32%) WPF Developer
14 8 (2.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.92%) .NET
2 52 (17.28%) HTML
3 49 (16.28%) ASP.NET
4 38 (12.62%) CSS
5 36 (11.96%) WCF
6 35 (11.63%) XML
7 27 (8.97%) .NET Framework
8 22 (7.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (6.64%) WPF
9 20 (6.64%) LINQ
10 19 (6.31%) HTML5
11 18 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (5.98%) jQuery
11 18 (5.98%) Web Services
12 17 (5.65%) WinForms
13 10 (3.32%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (3.32%) XSLT
13 10 (3.32%) J2EE
13 10 (3.32%) Sinatra
14 8 (2.66%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.66%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.66%) DTV
4 6 (1.99%) Fixed Income
4 6 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.66%) CLARiiON
5 5 (1.66%) NHS
6 4 (1.33%) Handset
6 4 (1.33%) Blog
6 4 (1.33%) iPhone
7 2 (0.66%) DataPower
7 2 (0.66%) Equities
7 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.66%) AS400
8 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.60%) Linux
2 54 (17.94%) Windows 7
3 51 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (16.28%) UNIX
5 36 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (9.97%) Windows XP
8 9 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.99%) Android
10 5 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.33%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.33%) Solaris
11 4 (1.33%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.33%) AIX
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (27.91%) ITIL
2 34 (11.30%) MVC
3 18 (5.98%) Software Engineering
3 18 (5.98%) Incident Management
4 17 (5.65%) Web Development
4 17 (5.65%) OO
5 14 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (4.65%) Service Management
5 14 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (4.32%) Unit Testing
6 13 (4.32%) Service Delivery
7 12 (3.99%) CRM
7 12 (3.99%) Automated Testing
7 12 (3.99%) MVVM
8 11 (3.65%) Project Management
9 10 (3.32%) Business Continuity
9 10 (3.32%) TDD
9 10 (3.32%) Data Management
10 9 (2.99%) Content Management
10 9 (2.99%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.26%) SQL
2 61 (20.27%) C#
3 52 (17.28%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.30%) Java
5 17 (5.65%) Shell Script
6 15 (4.98%) VBScript
7 14 (4.65%) Perl
8 13 (4.32%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.99%) Ruby
10 11 (3.65%) Python
11 9 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.66%) C++
13 5 (1.66%) VB
14 4 (1.33%) PHP
15 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.00%) 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 42 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (11.30%) Degree
3 26 (8.64%) MCSE
4 25 (8.31%) MCITP
5 17 (5.65%) MCSA
6 15 (4.98%) MCTS
7 10 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.66%) VCAP
10 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 3 (1.00%) 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 (7.64%) QA
2 9 (2.99%) SLA
2 9 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) COBIT
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 85 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 46 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.99%) XenApp
5 8 (2.66%) vSphere
6 5 (1.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (1.33%) Xen
7 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.66%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.33%) Samba
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.33%) NFS
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (4.32%) SCCM
2 8 (2.66%) SCOM
3 5 (1.66%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (1.66%) Puppet
3 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.33%) Ansible
4 4 (1.33%) Ganglia
5 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.00%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.00%) 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
1 109 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 50 (16.61%) VMware
3 25 (8.31%) Oracle
4 23 (7.64%) Citrix
5 21 (6.98%) Lotus
6 20 (6.64%) Interwoven
7 17 (5.65%) Cisco
8 9 (2.99%) Intel
9 8 (2.66%) HP
10 6 (1.99%) Sybase
10 6 (1.99%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.66%) EMC
11 5 (1.66%) SAP
11 5 (1.66%) JBoss
11 5 (1.66%) NetApp
12 4 (1.33%) Typemock
12 4 (1.33%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.33%) IBM
12 4 (1.33%) Avaya
12 4 (1.33%) Google
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