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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 2.27% - 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £25,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
2 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 4.55% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +32.07%
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 8 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle