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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 13.64% 42.11% 27.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
8 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 36.36% 73.68% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 2
Average salary £43,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Motherwell -1 3 £43,500 +45.00%
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 26 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp