The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% 12.50% 45.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £21,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £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 Scottish Borders region.

Operating Systems Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% 25.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £21,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

The demand trend of job ads across the Scottish Borders region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Windows
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Windows Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

Windows
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scottish Borders region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) X++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Application Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA