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 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 14 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 12.76% 31.03% 10.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.13% 81.82% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 10
Average salary £47,500 £18,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+156.75% -48.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £41,700 £40,500
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 Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 16.33% 37.93% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 12
Average salary £73,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £44,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stirling

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (62.07%) UNIX
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (31.03%) ITIL
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) Service Management
6 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
7 7 (24.14%) VMware
7 7 (24.14%) AIX
7 7 (24.14%) Solaris
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) Lotus
8 6 (20.69%) IBM
8 6 (20.69%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (17.24%) Web Development
9 5 (17.24%) COBIT
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 5 (17.24%) IBM Notes
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle
9 5 (17.24%) MS Office
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco
10 4 (13.79%) Citrix
10 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (17.24%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) ColdFusion
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Lync
3 2 (6.90%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.45%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) QlikView
3 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Developer
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Business Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planner
2 4 (13.79%) Business Objects Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Capacity Planner
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Governance Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) AS400
4 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) iPhone
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) UNIX
2 7 (24.14%) AIX
2 7 (24.14%) Solaris
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) zOS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Management
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) ETL
6 3 (10.34%) Security Management
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) People Management
7 2 (6.90%) Email Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) VB
3 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.79%) VBA
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) COBIT
2 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) RACF
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Lotus
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) IBM
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Tableau
6 3 (10.34%) BMC
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.34%) Unisys
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 2 (6.90%) IronPort
8 1 (3.45%) Meraki
Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago