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 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 1 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 60.00% 4.00% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £34,250 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 70.00% 8.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in North Lanarkshire

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

Windows Salary Histogram in North Lanarkshire

Windows
Job Locations in North Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North Lanarkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bellshill - 9 £31,000 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 10 (55.56%) MCSA
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (50.00%) MCTS
5 9 (50.00%) MCITP
5 9 (50.00%) MCSE
5 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) Citrix
7 7 (38.89%) SAN
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (33.33%) EMC
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (27.78%) Wireless
9 5 (27.78%) DHCP
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) SQL
10 4 (22.22%) HP
10 4 (22.22%) Juniper
10 4 (22.22%) Symantec
10 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (22.22%) Apple
10 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
10 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
10 4 (22.22%) Veeam

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) XPath
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) MCSA
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) MCTS
2 9 (50.00%) MCITP
2 9 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) HL7
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) Veeam
4 4 (22.22%) Meru Networks
4 4 (22.22%) Apple
4 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) CommVault
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp