The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 12.33% 20.69% 8.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.00% 54.55% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 7
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 17.12% 37.93% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 9
Average salary £67,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.44% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £43,000 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Windows
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Windows Salary Trend in Stirling

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stirling

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) UNIX
3 11 (42.31%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Lotus
4 10 (38.46%) Service Management
5 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 7 (26.92%) IBM Notes
7 7 (26.92%) MS Office
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
8 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (23.08%) AIX
8 6 (23.08%) Solaris
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) IBM
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) SCOM
10 4 (15.38%) IronPort
10 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 4 (15.38%) COBIT
10 4 (15.38%) Migration
10 4 (15.38%) Lync
10 4 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (26.92%) IBM Notes
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (15.38%) Lync
4 3 (11.54%) ColdFusion
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) H.323
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planner
3 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Capacity Planner
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Governance Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.54%) AS400
4 2 (7.69%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) UNIX
2 6 (23.08%) AIX
2 6 (23.08%) Solaris
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
5 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.69%) zOS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Service Management
3 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
4 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.69%) Email Management
7 2 (7.69%) Validation
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) Time Management
8 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
2 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) MCSA
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) COBIT
2 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) RACF
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCOM
2 4 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
1 11 (42.31%) Lotus
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) IronPort
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
6 3 (11.54%) BMC
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.54%) Unisys
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki
Stirling
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago