The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.90% 16.00% 14.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 54.55% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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 West Lothian region.

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 36.21% 29.33% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £52,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Windows
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Lothian

Windows
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Livingston -8 3 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Linlithgow - 1 - -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) WinForms
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SSDT
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) WinForms
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) PLINQ
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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