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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 28 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 137 89 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.64% 6.90% 10.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.02% 39.38% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 79 80
10th Percentile £22,600 £23,500 £27,425
25th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -11.58% +10.18%
75th Percentile £52,750 £55,625 £55,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,500 £61,509
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - - +3.90%

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 214 226 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.49% 17.52% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 114 166 166
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,250 £26,375
25th Percentile £29,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,150 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.78% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £55,938 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,625 £63,838
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

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 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 58 (42.34%) Active Directory
2 54 (39.42%) Microsoft 365
3 52 (37.96%) Windows Server
4 49 (35.77%) Azure
5 45 (32.85%) Linux
6 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
7 36 (26.28%) Social Skills
8 34 (24.82%) Firewall
9 28 (20.44%) Agile
10 27 (19.71%) PowerShell
11 23 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (15.33%) Windows 10
12 21 (15.33%) Hyper-V
13 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
14 19 (13.87%) VMware
15 18 (13.14%) ITIL
15 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (13.14%) DevOps
15 18 (13.14%) Kubernetes
16 17 (12.41%) DNS
17 16 (11.68%) DHCP
17 16 (11.68%) .NET
17 16 (11.68%) C#
17 16 (11.68%) CI/CD
17 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
18 15 (10.95%) Test Automation
18 15 (10.95%) AWS
18 15 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 15 (10.95%) Terraform

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 12 (8.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.11%) IIS
3 5 (3.65%) Confluence
4 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Sentinel
2 3 (2.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 54 (39.42%) Microsoft 365
2 49 (35.77%) Azure
3 15 (10.95%) AWS
4 14 (10.22%) IaaS
5 13 (9.49%) SaaS
6 12 (8.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (5.11%) Azure Monitor
7 7 (5.11%) Azure Sentinel
8 6 (4.38%) PaaS
9 5 (3.65%) Power Platform
10 3 (2.19%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (2.19%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 3 (2.19%) Azure Service Bus
10 3 (2.19%) OpenShift
10 3 (2.19%) Serverless
11 2 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.46%) GCP
11 2 (1.46%) GitHub
11 2 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.82%) Firewall
2 17 (12.41%) DNS
3 16 (11.68%) DHCP
4 12 (8.76%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (8.76%) VoIP
5 11 (8.03%) LAN
5 11 (8.03%) SAN
5 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.57%) VPN
6 9 (6.57%) WAN
7 8 (5.84%) Internet
7 8 (5.84%) PABX
7 8 (5.84%) RS-232
8 6 (4.38%) Kerberos
9 5 (3.65%) ADSL
9 5 (3.65%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.65%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.92%) IPsec
11 3 (2.19%) Extranet
11 3 (2.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) Power BI
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.38%) Bitbucket
4 6 (4.38%) Maven
5 5 (3.65%) Artifactory
5 5 (3.65%) NUnit
5 5 (3.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (3.65%) Subversion
5 5 (3.65%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.19%) Selenium
7 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.46%) JIRA
7 2 (1.46%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.73%) Appium
8 1 (0.73%) Gradle
8 1 (0.73%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (26.28%) Social Skills
2 14 (10.22%) Finance
3 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.84%) Fire and Rescue
4 8 (5.84%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (5.11%) Documentation Skills
5 7 (5.11%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (2.92%) Law
7 3 (2.19%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.46%) Retail
9 1 (0.73%) Back Office
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.73%) Legal
9 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.73%) Marketing
9 1 (0.73%) Police
9 1 (0.73%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) Analyst
2 18 (13.14%) IT Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Service Analyst
3 15 (10.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (9.49%) IT Analyst
5 12 (8.76%) IT Support
6 10 (7.30%) Developer
6 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Customer Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Customer Service Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Field Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Field Service Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Field Telecoms Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.84%) Telecoms Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) .NET
2 10 (7.30%) RESTful
3 8 (5.84%) Web Services
4 7 (5.11%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.11%) CSS
4 7 (5.11%) HTML
4 7 (5.11%) SAML
5 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.38%) HTML5
5 6 (4.38%) LDAP
5 6 (4.38%) React
6 5 (3.65%) JSON
6 5 (3.65%) NHibernate
6 5 (3.65%) WCF
7 4 (2.92%) COM
8 2 (1.46%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.73%) jQuery
9 1 (0.73%) XML
9 1 (0.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.84%) IoT
3 8 (5.84%) NHS
4 6 (4.38%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.38%) Clustering
4 6 (4.38%) PKI
5 5 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.92%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.19%) e-Health
8 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.46%) User Experience
8 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.73%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.73%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.96%) Windows Server
2 45 (32.85%) Linux
3 21 (15.33%) Windows 10
4 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2019
6 12 (8.76%) Ubuntu
6 12 (8.76%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (6.57%) Unix
7 9 (6.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.65%) Android
9 5 (3.65%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.46%) Solaris
11 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.73%) Debian
12 1 (0.73%) Fedora
12 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.44%) Agile
2 23 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (13.14%) DevOps
3 18 (13.14%) ITIL
4 16 (11.68%) CI/CD
5 15 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (10.95%) Test Automation
6 14 (10.22%) Software Engineering
7 11 (8.03%) Data Privacy
7 11 (8.03%) Line Management
8 10 (7.30%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (7.30%) Data Protection
8 10 (7.30%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.57%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.57%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.84%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.11%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.71%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.68%) C#
3 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.03%) Python
4 11 (8.03%) SQL
5 9 (6.57%) Bash
5 9 (6.57%) Java
6 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.92%) VB
8 3 (2.19%) Perl
8 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.46%) C++
10 1 (0.73%) C
10 1 (0.73%) Groovy
10 1 (0.73%) Ruby
10 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.84%) HNC
1 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.11%) Degree
3 5 (3.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.92%) CCNA
5 2 (1.46%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.73%) HND
6 1 (0.73%) ISEB
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.73%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) SLA
2 12 (8.76%) QA
3 6 (4.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (4.38%) GDPR
4 5 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.46%) Good Clinical Practice
5 2 (1.46%) NIST
System Software
1 58 (42.34%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (9.49%) Docker
4 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.65%) vSphere
6 2 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.73%) Firmware
7 1 (0.73%) iptables
7 1 (0.73%) NFS
7 1 (0.73%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (13.14%) Kubernetes
2 15 (10.95%) Terraform
3 13 (9.49%) Ansible
4 7 (5.11%) SCCM
4 7 (5.11%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (4.38%) Puppet
6 5 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.92%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 3 (2.19%) SCOM
8 3 (2.19%) SCOrch
8 3 (2.19%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.46%) Nessus
9 2 (1.46%) WMI
10 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.87%) VMware
3 11 (8.03%) Verint
4 9 (6.57%) Cisco
5 7 (5.11%) Citrix
6 4 (2.92%) Datto
6 4 (2.92%) Juniper
7 3 (2.19%) BMC
7 3 (2.19%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle
7 3 (2.19%) Remedy
7 3 (2.19%) WatchGuard
8 2 (1.46%) Darktrace
8 2 (1.46%) Dell
8 2 (1.46%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.46%) Meraki
8 2 (1.46%) Mitel
8 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.46%) Ubiquiti
8 2 (1.46%) Veeam