The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Renfrewshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.52% 20.00% 59.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 55.56% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £44,500 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.52% 36.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Renfrewshire

Windows
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +2 1 £55,000 -
Paisley - 1 £34,000 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Android Development
6 1 (10.00%) iOS Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) HTTP
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (10.00%) Android Development
1 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (10.00%) Network Management
1 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Nimsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Nokia