The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 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 Scottish Borders region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 55.56% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 55.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 17 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
Hawick - 3 £30,000 -
Peebles - 3 £30,000 -
Galashiels - 1 £27,500 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) VBA
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) VB6
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) VB
1 4 (44.44%) VBA
1 4 (44.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware