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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 15.79% 9.68% 19.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 15.79% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £26,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,900 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
16 38 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 42.11% 61.29% 60.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 26
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) WinForms
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Livingston
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago