The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 6.25% 3.33% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 12.50% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
West Lothian

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

Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 37.50% 26.67% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Windows
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Windows Salary Trend in Livingston

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
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