The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.25% 46.67% 41.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Average salary - £30,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.25% 46.67% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) DDNS
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) DDNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco