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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 164 119 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.59% 9.51% 22.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.50% 35.42% 71.38%
Number of salaries quoted 101 78 119
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +12.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
377 336 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.64% 26.86% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 205 209 159
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 91 (30.03%) MS Excel
3 82 (27.06%) Active Directory
3 82 (27.06%) .NET
4 78 (25.74%) SQL
4 78 (25.74%) ITIL
5 70 (23.10%) SQL Server
6 66 (21.78%) C#
7 54 (17.82%) Finance
8 53 (17.49%) JavaScript
8 53 (17.49%) UNIX
8 53 (17.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (17.16%) MS Office
9 52 (17.16%) ASP.NET
10 50 (16.50%) Linux
10 50 (16.50%) Windows 7
11 48 (15.84%) HTML
12 44 (14.52%) XML
13 41 (13.53%) VMware
13 41 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (13.20%) WCF
15 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 35 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (11.22%) CSS
18 32 (10.56%) .NET Framework
19 31 (10.23%) Degree
19 31 (10.23%) Java
19 31 (10.23%) MVC
20 30 (9.90%) Oracle
21 29 (9.57%) Legal

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 28 (9.24%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.91%) IIS
3 26 (8.58%) WorkSite
4 15 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (4.62%) IBM Notes
5 14 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.96%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.30%) Lotus Domino
8 9 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.64%) Apache
10 7 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (2.31%) TIBCO EMS
10 7 (2.31%) Mule
11 6 (1.98%) Lync
12 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.65%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPEL
14 2 (0.66%) GemFire
Applications
1 91 (30.03%) MS Excel
2 52 (17.16%) MS Office
3 24 (7.92%) 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 3 (0.99%) MFGPRO
1 3 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.65%) Office 365
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.25%) Firewall
2 23 (7.59%) SAN
3 17 (5.61%) VPN
3 17 (5.61%) DNS
4 13 (4.29%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.30%) DHCP
6 9 (2.97%) SSL
6 9 (2.97%) Internet
7 6 (1.98%) Broadband
7 6 (1.98%) LAN
7 6 (1.98%) WAN
8 5 (1.65%) LDAP
8 5 (1.65%) Wireless
9 4 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.32%) Intranet
9 4 (1.32%) 3G
9 4 (1.32%) ADSL
9 4 (1.32%) VoIP
9 4 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.64%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.98%) MySQL
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.99%) QlikView
12 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.65%) Subversion
4 5 (1.65%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.99%) Selenium
5 3 (0.99%) Maven
5 3 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.99%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.66%) Moq
6 2 (0.66%) FishEye
6 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.66%) NUnit
6 2 (0.66%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.66%) JIRA
6 2 (0.66%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.33%) Ant
General
1 54 (17.82%) Finance
2 29 (9.57%) Legal
3 24 (7.92%) Law
3 24 (7.92%) Banking
4 13 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.97%) Front Office
7 5 (1.65%) Marketing
7 5 (1.65%) Retail
8 3 (0.99%) Electronics
8 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.99%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Publishing
9 2 (0.66%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 90 (29.70%) Analyst
2 73 (24.09%) Developer
3 44 (14.52%) Support Analyst
4 36 (11.88%) Service Analyst
4 36 (11.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 24 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.59%) C# Developer
7 20 (6.60%) Applications Support
8 18 (5.94%) Software Engineer
8 18 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 17 (5.61%) WPF Developer
10 16 (5.28%) Programmer
11 14 (4.62%) Consultant
12 13 (4.29%) Support Engineer
13 12 (3.96%) IT Support
14 11 (3.63%) Architect
14 11 (3.63%) Desktop Support
14 11 (3.63%) .NET Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Security Analyst
15 10 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (27.06%) .NET
2 52 (17.16%) ASP.NET
3 48 (15.84%) HTML
4 44 (14.52%) XML
5 40 (13.20%) WCF
6 34 (11.22%) CSS
7 32 (10.56%) .NET Framework
8 28 (9.24%) LINQ
9 26 (8.58%) WPF
10 23 (7.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 22 (7.26%) WinForms
12 17 (5.61%) Web Services
12 17 (5.61%) HTML5
12 17 (5.61%) jQuery
13 16 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (3.96%) XSLT
15 10 (3.30%) Ruby on Rails
15 10 (3.30%) Sinatra
16 9 (2.97%) Spring
16 9 (2.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.64%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.31%) Clustering
5 7 (2.31%) Statistics
6 6 (1.98%) DTV
6 6 (1.98%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.65%) Equities
8 4 (1.32%) Handset
8 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.32%) iPhone
9 3 (0.99%) NHS
10 2 (0.66%) AS400
10 2 (0.66%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.66%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.33%) PKI
11 1 (0.33%) PDA
11 1 (0.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.49%) UNIX
1 53 (17.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 50 (16.50%) Windows 7
2 50 (16.50%) Linux
3 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (7.59%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.96%) Solaris
7 7 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.98%) Android
9 5 (1.65%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.32%) CentOS
10 4 (1.32%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.99%) AIX
11 3 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (25.74%) ITIL
2 31 (10.23%) MVC
3 19 (6.27%) MVVM
4 17 (5.61%) OO
5 16 (5.28%) Incident Management
5 16 (5.28%) Web Development
6 14 (4.62%) Unit Testing
6 14 (4.62%) Software Engineering
7 13 (4.29%) Service Management
8 12 (3.96%) CRM
8 12 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (3.63%) Project Management
10 10 (3.30%) Workflow
10 10 (3.30%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.30%) OOD
10 10 (3.30%) TDD
10 10 (3.30%) Multithreading
11 9 (2.97%) Data Management
11 9 (2.97%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 78 (25.74%) SQL
2 66 (21.78%) C#
3 53 (17.49%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.23%) Java
5 24 (7.92%) Shell Script
6 17 (5.61%) Perl
7 16 (5.28%) VBScript
8 12 (3.96%) Ruby
9 11 (3.63%) Python
9 11 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.63%) C++
10 9 (2.97%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.65%) VB
12 4 (1.32%) PHP
13 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.99%) VB6
14 1 (0.33%) VC++
14 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.33%) RPG
14 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (10.23%) Degree
3 24 (7.92%) MCSE
4 23 (7.59%) MCITP
5 14 (4.62%) MCTS
6 13 (4.29%) MCSA
7 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.32%) ISEB
10 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.99%) MCDST
10 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.66%) VCAP
11 2 (0.66%) CEH
11 2 (0.66%) SSCP
11 2 (0.66%) CISSP
11 2 (0.66%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.26%) QA
2 11 (3.63%) SLA
3 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) HL7
4 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 82 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 35 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.95%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.96%) XenApp
5 6 (1.98%) vSphere
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.66%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.33%) Samba
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (4.62%) SCCM
2 6 (1.98%) MOM
3 5 (1.65%) SCOM
4 3 (0.99%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.66%) WSUS
5 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.33%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.33%) Control-M
6 1 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.53%) VMware
3 30 (9.90%) Oracle
4 25 (8.25%) Citrix
4 25 (8.25%) Lotus
5 17 (5.61%) Interwoven
5 17 (5.61%) Cisco
6 12 (3.96%) Intel
7 9 (2.97%) JBoss
7 9 (2.97%) Sybase
8 8 (2.64%) HP
9 7 (2.31%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.31%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.98%) Dell
10 6 (1.98%) IBM
11 5 (1.65%) CommVault
12 4 (1.32%) Informatica
12 4 (1.32%) McAfee
12 4 (1.32%) Avaya
12 4 (1.32%) LexisNexis
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