The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Inverness region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 1 2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness - 72.73% 27.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Highlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Inverness region.

Operating Systems Category
Inverness
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 46.15% 72.73% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Inverness region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

Windows
Salary Trend in Inverness

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Inverness region.

Windows Salary Trend in Inverness

Windows
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Inverness

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Inverness 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 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Inverness by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Inverness 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory