Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 22 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 124 48 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.40% 6.98% 7.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.20% 25.26% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 36 93
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,750 £24,150
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,719 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.22% +7.85%
75th Percentile £49,063 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88% +2.67%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 247 190 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.73% 27.62% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 158 154 235
10th Percentile £30,700 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
75th Percentile £56,313 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,375 £68,750 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -3.41%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 65 (52.42%) Microsoft
2 61 (49.19%) Active Directory
3 54 (43.55%) Microsoft 365
4 48 (38.71%) Azure
5 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
6 40 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 37 (29.84%) Windows 10
8 32 (25.81%) Social Skills
9 28 (22.58%) Public Cloud
10 26 (20.97%) VMware
11 24 (19.35%) Linux
12 23 (18.55%) DevOps
13 22 (17.74%) Firewall
14 21 (16.94%) SQL
15 20 (16.13%) AWS
16 19 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
16 19 (15.32%) DNS
17 18 (14.52%) DHCP
17 18 (14.52%) Customer Engagement
17 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
18 17 (13.71%) Serverless
18 17 (13.71%) Presales
18 17 (13.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
20 15 (12.10%) Citrix
20 15 (12.10%) PowerShell
21 14 (11.29%) Finance

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (8.87%) IIS
2 8 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 54 (43.55%) Microsoft 365
2 48 (38.71%) Azure
3 20 (16.13%) AWS
4 17 (13.71%) Serverless
5 7 (5.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.23%) GCP
7 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.61%) GitHub
8 2 (1.61%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.81%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.81%) IaaS
9 1 (0.81%) npm
9 1 (0.81%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.81%) Pulumi
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.74%) Firewall
2 19 (15.32%) DNS
2 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
3 18 (14.52%) DHCP
4 11 (8.87%) LAN
5 10 (8.06%) SAN
6 8 (6.45%) VoIP
6 8 (6.45%) WAN
7 7 (5.65%) VPN
8 6 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.23%) IPsec
9 4 (3.23%) Wireless
10 3 (2.42%) ADSL
10 3 (2.42%) Broadband
10 3 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.42%) Kerberos
10 3 (2.42%) Network Security
10 3 (2.42%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.61%) DMZ
11 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.23%) DTS
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.81%) Power BI
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2019
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.42%) JIRA
3 2 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (0.81%) Ant
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 32 (25.81%) Social Skills
2 14 (11.29%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Public Sector
3 8 (6.45%) Documentation Skills
4 7 (5.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) Automotive
5 6 (4.84%) Banking
5 6 (4.84%) Retail
6 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.61%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.81%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (16.13%) Architect
2 17 (13.71%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (12.10%) IT Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) Developer
6 11 (8.87%) IT Support
6 11 (8.87%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Azure Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Administrator
9 8 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) IT Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) AWS Architect
10 6 (4.84%) AWS Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Server Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.03%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (4.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) .NET
1 9 (7.26%) Web Services
2 7 (5.65%) SAML
3 6 (4.84%) CSS
3 6 (4.84%) HTML
3 6 (4.84%) jQuery
3 6 (4.84%) XML
3 6 (4.84%) XSLT
4 5 (4.03%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (4.03%) EDI
5 4 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.23%) Spring
5 4 (3.23%) Spring Boot
6 3 (2.42%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.42%) React
6 3 (2.42%) RESTful
6 3 (2.42%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Public Cloud
2 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.45%) Clustering
4 7 (5.65%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.03%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.42%) NHS
7 2 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) PKI
8 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
2 37 (29.84%) Windows 10
3 24 (19.35%) Linux
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2016
5 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.45%) Android
7 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.03%) Unix
10 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.42%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.61%) AIX
12 2 (1.61%) Solaris
13 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) DevOps
2 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.52%) Customer Engagement
2 18 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (13.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 17 (13.71%) Presales
4 16 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (10.48%) ITIL
6 11 (8.87%) Analytics
6 11 (8.87%) Coaching
7 10 (8.06%) Software Licensing
7 10 (8.06%) Time Management
8 9 (7.26%) Data Protection
8 9 (7.26%) Information Security
8 9 (7.26%) Technical Leadership
9 8 (6.45%) Migration
9 8 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.84%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 6 (4.84%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.87%) C#
3 11 (8.87%) Java
4 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.23%) Python
7 3 (2.42%) Java 8
8 2 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) VB
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.48%) Degree
3 7 (5.65%) AWS Certification
4 5 (4.03%) MCSA
4 5 (4.03%) MCSE
5 4 (3.23%) CCNA
5 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.23%) RHCE
6 2 (1.61%) CISA
6 2 (1.61%) CISSP
6 2 (1.61%) CRISC
6 2 (1.61%) HNC
7 1 (0.81%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) SLA
2 8 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.23%) GDPR
4 3 (2.42%) NIST
4 3 (2.42%) QA
5 1 (0.81%) COBIT
5 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (49.19%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.03%) Docker
4 5 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.23%) vSphere
6 2 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (5.65%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (4.03%) SCCM
4 4 (3.23%) WSUS
5 3 (2.42%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.81%) Terraform
6 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 65 (52.42%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.97%) VMware
3 15 (12.10%) Citrix
4 14 (11.29%) Cisco
5 9 (7.26%) Oracle
6 4 (3.23%) HP
6 4 (3.23%) Infor
6 4 (3.23%) NetApp
6 4 (3.23%) Sage
6 4 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (1.61%) Aruba
7 2 (1.61%) CommVault
7 2 (1.61%) Dell
7 2 (1.61%) EMC
7 2 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.61%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.61%) Meraki
7 2 (1.61%) Veeam
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy