The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 13 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 105 165 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.44% 12.37% 8.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.15% 46.48% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 76 100 62
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,451 £29,350 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,600 £44,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
187 355 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.37% 26.61% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 115 196 143
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 94 (47.24%) Microsoft
2 87 (43.72%) Windows Server
3 85 (42.71%) Active Directory
4 62 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (29.15%) VMware
6 51 (25.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (25.13%) Finance
8 47 (23.62%) Hyper-V
9 44 (22.11%) ITIL
10 42 (21.11%) Unix
11 41 (20.60%) Linux
12 40 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 39 (19.60%) Citrix
13 39 (19.60%) Firewall
14 38 (19.10%) MS Exchange
15 37 (18.59%) SQL
16 34 (17.09%) SCCM
17 33 (16.58%) SQL Server
18 31 (15.58%) DNS
19 30 (15.08%) PowerShell
20 29 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
21 28 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
22 26 (13.07%) Service Delivery
23 25 (12.56%) MS Excel
23 25 (12.56%) XenApp
24 23 (11.56%) vSphere
24 23 (11.56%) Cisco
24 23 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
25 22 (11.06%) Java
25 22 (11.06%) Office 365

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (19.10%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.05%) Skype for Business
3 12 (6.03%) IIS
4 11 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.52%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.01%) Apache Pig
9 4 (2.01%) Apache Spark
9 4 (2.01%) GemFire
9 4 (2.01%) IBM Domino
10 3 (1.51%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.01%) JBoss
11 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.50%) Apache
12 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Houdini
3 1 (0.50%) Maya
3 1 (0.50%) NUKE
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.06%) Office 365
3 15 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (6.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.52%) IaaS
6 6 (3.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.02%) Amazon S3
6 6 (3.02%) PaaS
7 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.01%) G Suite
9 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.60%) Firewall
2 31 (15.58%) DNS
3 18 (9.05%) DHCP
3 18 (9.05%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.04%) SAN
4 16 (8.04%) Skype
5 13 (6.53%) VPN
6 9 (4.52%) WAN
7 8 (4.02%) LAN
7 8 (4.02%) Network Security
7 8 (4.02%) VLAN
8 7 (3.52%) Internet
8 7 (3.52%) NAS
9 5 (2.51%) LDAP
10 3 (1.51%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.51%) VSAN
11 2 (1.01%) ADSL
11 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.01%) SSH
12 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.53%) Hadoop
2 11 (5.53%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.51%) Big Data
5 5 (2.51%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.01%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.01%) Flink
6 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.51%) MySQL
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.51%) Ant
3 4 (2.01%) Maven
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.01%) JUnit
5 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.50%) Gradle
6 1 (0.50%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.50%) MSI
6 1 (0.50%) Selenium
6 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.50%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (25.13%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Banking
3 6 (3.02%) Back Office
3 6 (3.02%) Publishing
4 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.01%) Marketing
6 3 (1.51%) Legal
6 3 (1.51%) Retail
7 2 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (16.08%) Analyst
2 31 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (11.06%) Consultant
4 20 (10.05%) Security Engineer
5 18 (9.05%) Developer
6 16 (8.04%) Support Engineer
7 14 (7.04%) Security Analyst
7 14 (7.04%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.03%) IT Analyst
8 12 (6.03%) IT Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Infrastructure Support
9 10 (5.03%) IT Manager
9 10 (5.03%) IT Security Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 9 (4.52%) IT Support
10 9 (4.52%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.02%) Administrator
11 8 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.54%) .NET
1 17 (8.54%) HTML
2 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.02%) jQuery
2 6 (3.02%) REST
2 6 (3.02%) Spring
3 4 (2.01%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.01%) Drools
3 4 (2.01%) Ehcache
3 4 (2.01%) ELK Stack
3 4 (2.01%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.01%) Kafka
3 4 (2.01%) NumPy
3 4 (2.01%) SciPy
3 4 (2.01%) Web Services
4 3 (1.51%) CSS
4 3 (1.51%) J2EE
4 3 (1.51%) WPF
4 3 (1.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.03%) Replication
3 9 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (2.51%) Clustering
4 5 (2.51%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.01%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.01%) iSeries
5 4 (2.01%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.01%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.01%) SCADA
5 4 (2.01%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.51%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.51%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.51%) PKI
6 3 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 87 (43.72%) Windows Server
2 62 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (25.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (21.11%) Unix
5 41 (20.60%) Linux
6 28 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (9.55%) Windows 10
8 16 (8.04%) Windows 7
9 11 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.02%) AIX
11 5 (2.51%) Android
11 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.51%) OpenVMS
11 5 (2.51%) Solaris
11 5 (2.51%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.01%) CentOS
12 4 (2.01%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.11%) ITIL
2 26 (13.07%) Service Delivery
3 23 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (6.53%) Data Loss Prevention
6 12 (6.03%) ITIL V3
7 11 (5.53%) Information Security
7 11 (5.53%) Problem Management
8 10 (5.03%) Presales
9 9 (4.52%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.02%) Web Development
11 7 (3.52%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (3.52%) Process Improvement
11 7 (3.52%) Project Management
11 7 (3.52%) Security Operations
11 7 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (3.02%) Microservices
12 6 (3.02%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.59%) SQL
2 30 (15.08%) PowerShell
3 22 (11.06%) Java
4 18 (9.05%) VBScript
5 17 (8.54%) Python
6 16 (8.04%) Perl
7 15 (7.54%) C#
7 15 (7.54%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.02%) Ruby
8 6 (3.02%) VB
9 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.01%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.01%) Korn
10 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.50%) JCL
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (7.04%) Degree
1 14 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.03%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.52%) MCSE
4 7 (3.52%) HND
5 4 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.01%) MCSA
6 3 (1.51%) CCA
6 3 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.01%) CCNA
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CCAB
8 1 (0.50%) CISA
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) EnCE
8 1 (0.50%) GIAC
8 1 (0.50%) MCT
8 1 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 5 (2.51%) QA
3 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (42.71%) Active Directory
2 47 (23.62%) Hyper-V
3 40 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (12.56%) XenApp
5 23 (11.56%) vSphere
6 11 (5.53%) BitLocker
7 8 (4.02%) Docker
8 6 (3.02%) ISA Server
8 6 (3.02%) NFS
8 6 (3.02%) Samba
9 4 (2.01%) Apache Flume
9 4 (2.01%) Firmware
9 4 (2.01%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.51%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.01%) XenServer
12 1 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.50%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (17.09%) SCCM
2 16 (8.04%) SCOM
3 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (3.02%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.02%) Mesos
4 6 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.01%) Puppet
7 2 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.50%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.50%) MOM
8 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (47.24%) Microsoft
2 58 (29.15%) VMware
3 39 (19.60%) Citrix
4 23 (11.56%) Cisco
5 18 (9.05%) Oracle
6 12 (6.03%) CheckPoint
7 10 (5.03%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.03%) Symantec
8 9 (4.52%) Sourcefire
9 5 (2.51%) Apple
10 4 (2.01%) CommVault
10 4 (2.01%) Dell
10 4 (2.01%) IBM
10 4 (2.01%) Lotus
10 4 (2.01%) Splunk
10 4 (2.01%) Sybase
10 4 (2.01%) Terracotta
10 4 (2.01%) Veeam
11 3 (1.51%) MobileIron
11 3 (1.51%) SolarWinds
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