The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 36.84% 12.28% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 53.85% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
10 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 52.63% 22.81% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

The demand trend of job ads across the Livingston region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016, 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Electronics
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOD

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) MQTT
2 1 (7.14%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Redis
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Arduino
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
1 1 (7.14%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) C
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Delphi
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MOM
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin