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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 15.38% 33.33% 44.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £29,500 £30,750 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% +12.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,350 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £38,150 £29,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
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
2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 15.38% 50.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £29,500 £35,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.90% +30.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £40,000
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
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 3 March 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
Bellshill -1 1 £25,500 -36.25%
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft