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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £19,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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
(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
Selkirk - 1 £17,500 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware