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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 16.00% 2.17% 18.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 6.67% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £37,500 - £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
12 15 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 48.00% 32.61% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 24
Average salary £33,250 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.63% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Livingston

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 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%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
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Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
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