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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 32.08% 14.49% 17.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.47% 58.82% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 6
Median salary £28,500 £32,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.93% -14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,600 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £42,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
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
19 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 35.85% 24.64% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 14
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,900 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Windows
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +1 8 £38,000 +18.75% 1
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Windows.

1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
5 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 8 (36.36%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) MS Office
5 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 7 (31.82%) SLA
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 5 (22.73%) Office 365
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.64%) C#
10 3 (13.64%) SQL
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) VoIP
10 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
1 8 (36.36%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) RS-232
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) C Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
1 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
1 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) OO
2 2 (9.09%) OOD
2 2 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Delphi
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Apple
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
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