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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 28 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 110 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.08% 9.94% 19.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.40% 37.93% 62.90%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 129
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
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
250 290 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.65% 26.20% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 142 159 201
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,620
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 28 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 94 (35.07%) Microsoft
2 87 (32.46%) ITIL
3 84 (31.34%) Active Directory
3 84 (31.34%) MS Excel
4 77 (28.73%) SQL Server
5 65 (24.25%) .NET
6 64 (23.88%) VMware
7 60 (22.39%) Linux
8 57 (21.27%) SQL
9 56 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 56 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (20.15%) HTML
10 54 (20.15%) MS Office
11 52 (19.40%) C#
11 52 (19.40%) UNIX
11 52 (19.40%) Windows 7
12 47 (17.54%) JavaScript
13 43 (16.04%) MS Exchange
14 42 (15.67%) CSS
14 42 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 41 (15.30%) ASP.NET
15 41 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (13.06%) Finance
16 35 (13.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (12.69%) XML
18 33 (12.31%) IIS
19 32 (11.94%) Oracle
19 32 (11.94%) Firewall
19 32 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (11.57%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 43 (16.04%) MS Exchange
2 33 (12.31%) IIS
3 30 (11.19%) WorkSite
4 20 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.48%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.73%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.36%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.61%) Apache
9 6 (2.24%) Lync
10 5 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.87%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (1.87%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (1.49%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.49%) Jetty
11 4 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 84 (31.34%) MS Excel
2 54 (20.15%) MS Office
3 30 (11.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.61%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.37%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.12%) MFGPRO
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Agresso
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.49%) Google App Engine
1 4 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.94%) Firewall
2 31 (11.57%) SAN
3 26 (9.70%) DNS
4 19 (7.09%) DHCP
5 12 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.48%) LAN
5 12 (4.48%) WAN
6 11 (4.10%) VPN
7 8 (2.99%) VLAN
8 7 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.61%) Internet
9 6 (2.24%) HTTP
10 5 (1.87%) DMZ
10 5 (1.87%) SSL
11 4 (1.49%) IPv4
11 4 (1.49%) FTP
11 4 (1.49%) IPsec
11 4 (1.49%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (28.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (5.60%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.99%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.49%) SQLite
9 3 (1.12%) MySQL
9 3 (1.12%) IDOL
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.12%) DTS
10 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.75%) QlikView
10 2 (0.75%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.75%) Big Data
11 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (2.24%) ReSharper
5 5 (1.87%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.49%) Moq
6 4 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.12%) Xcode
7 3 (1.12%) NUnit
8 2 (0.75%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.75%) Subversion
8 2 (0.75%) Maven
8 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.75%) Ant
8 2 (0.75%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.37%) QUnit
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.37%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 35 (13.06%) Finance
2 26 (9.70%) Legal
3 24 (8.96%) Law
4 16 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.85%) Retail
6 10 (3.73%) Banking
7 6 (2.24%) Marketing
8 5 (1.87%) German Language
8 5 (1.87%) Italian Language
8 5 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.87%) Electronics
9 4 (1.49%) Back Office
9 4 (1.49%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.49%) Private Banking
9 4 (1.49%) Turkish Language
10 3 (1.12%) Advertising
11 2 (0.75%) Front Office
11 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 85 (31.72%) Analyst
2 58 (21.64%) Developer
3 45 (16.79%) Support Analyst
4 39 (14.55%) Service Analyst
5 37 (13.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 18 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 16 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.60%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.85%) Consultant
10 13 (4.85%) Programmer
11 12 (4.48%) .NET Developer
11 12 (4.48%) IT Support
12 10 (3.73%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.73%) Support Specialist
13 9 (3.36%) C# Developer
13 9 (3.36%) Technical Consultant
14 8 (2.99%) Security Analyst
14 8 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (24.25%) .NET
2 54 (20.15%) HTML
3 42 (15.67%) CSS
4 41 (15.30%) ASP.NET
5 34 (12.69%) XML
6 29 (10.82%) WCF
7 28 (10.45%) .NET Framework
8 25 (9.33%) Web Services
9 19 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (7.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (5.97%) WPF
10 16 (5.97%) WinForms
11 14 (5.22%) jQuery
12 13 (4.85%) HTML5
13 12 (4.48%) NHibernate
13 12 (4.48%) XSLT
14 8 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (2.61%) Sinatra
15 7 (2.61%) J2EE
15 7 (2.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.48%) Blackberry
2 12 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.87%) CLARiiON
4 5 (1.87%) DTV
5 4 (1.49%) NHS
5 4 (1.49%) iPad
5 4 (1.49%) Blog
5 4 (1.49%) DataPower
6 3 (1.12%) User Experience
6 3 (1.12%) Clustering
6 3 (1.12%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.75%) CMDB
7 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.75%) AS400
7 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.39%) Linux
2 56 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (19.40%) Windows 7
3 52 (19.40%) UNIX
4 42 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (13.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (9.33%) Windows XP
7 9 (3.36%) Android
7 9 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.61%) Windows Phone
10 6 (2.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.49%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.49%) Solaris
12 2 (0.75%) HPUX
12 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) AIX
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.46%) ITIL
2 32 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (10.82%) MVC
4 21 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 19 (7.09%) OO
5 19 (7.09%) CRM
6 18 (6.72%) Incident Management
7 16 (5.97%) Web Development
8 15 (5.60%) Service Delivery
9 14 (5.22%) TDD
10 13 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.48%) Information Security
11 12 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (3.73%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.73%) Automated Testing
12 10 (3.73%) Unit Testing
12 10 (3.73%) Change Management
13 9 (3.36%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.36%) E-Commerce
13 9 (3.36%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (21.27%) SQL
2 52 (19.40%) C#
3 47 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.19%) Java
5 14 (5.22%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.48%) Shell Script
6 12 (4.48%) VB
7 11 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.36%) VBScript
9 8 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.99%) Python
9 8 (2.99%) Ruby
10 7 (2.61%) C++
10 7 (2.61%) Perl
11 5 (1.87%) PHP
12 4 (1.49%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.12%) C
14 2 (0.75%) VB6
15 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (9.70%) Degree
3 25 (9.33%) MCSE
4 24 (8.96%) MCITP
5 20 (7.46%) MCSA
6 15 (5.60%) MCTS
7 9 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.24%) VCAP
8 6 (2.24%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.87%) MCP
10 3 (1.12%) CCNA
10 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) MCAD
12 1 (0.37%) HND
12 1 (0.37%) OCP
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.37%) ISEB
12 1 (0.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.97%) QA
2 11 (4.10%) SLA
3 10 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) Basel III
System Software
1 84 (31.34%) Active Directory
2 56 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.70%) Hyper-V
4 15 (5.60%) vSphere
5 14 (5.22%) XenApp
6 5 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (1.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.49%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.49%) Xen
7 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.49%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.75%) NFS
8 2 (0.75%) RACF
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (4.48%) SCCM
1 12 (4.48%) SCOM
2 5 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.49%) Ansible
3 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.49%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.49%) Puppet
4 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.37%) Legato
5 1 (0.37%) MOM
5 1 (0.37%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.37%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.37%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 94 (35.07%) Microsoft
2 64 (23.88%) VMware
3 32 (11.94%) Oracle
4 23 (8.58%) Citrix
5 19 (7.09%) HP
6 17 (6.34%) Cisco
7 16 (5.97%) Interwoven
8 14 (5.22%) Lotus
9 8 (2.99%) EMC
10 7 (2.61%) NetApp
11 5 (1.87%) Intel
11 5 (1.87%) IBM
11 5 (1.87%) Sybase
11 5 (1.87%) SAP
12 4 (1.49%) Compaq
12 4 (1.49%) Google
13 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.12%) Apple
13 3 (1.12%) CommVault
13 3 (1.12%) Symantec
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum £6k car allowance + £12k
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39500 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago