The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 18.18% 42.86% 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
Windows
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
North Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 31.82% 42.86% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) Replication
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (10.00%) NAS
8 1 (10.00%) MCSE
8 1 (10.00%) MCSA
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (10.00%) MCTS
8 1 (10.00%) MCITP
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
1 6 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
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