Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 129 170 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.12% 7.57% 7.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.62% 34.98% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 83 122 108
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50% +5.26%

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 408 486 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.50% 21.65% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 238 329 230
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +8.11%
10th Percentile £30,175 £28,000 £27,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 56 (43.41%) Microsoft
2 51 (39.53%) Linux
3 45 (34.88%) Windows Server
4 44 (34.11%) Active Directory
5 41 (31.78%) PowerShell
6 33 (25.58%) Office 365
7 31 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (24.03%) Azure
7 31 (24.03%) SQL Server
8 30 (23.26%) AWS
9 28 (21.71%) SQL
10 27 (20.93%) DevOps
11 24 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (18.60%) VMware
12 23 (17.83%) Firewall
12 23 (17.83%) Git (software)
13 22 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (16.28%) Finance
15 20 (15.50%) Python
15 20 (15.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 19 (14.73%) Ansible
17 17 (13.18%) Oracle
17 17 (13.18%) Bash Shell
18 16 (12.40%) Hyper-V
19 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
20 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (10.85%) Android
20 14 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
21 13 (10.08%) Windows 10
21 13 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure

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 10 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.98%) IIS
2 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.33%) Apache
3 3 (2.33%) Confluence
3 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.55%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.78%) HFM
2 1 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.58%) Office 365
2 31 (24.03%) Azure
3 30 (23.26%) AWS
4 13 (10.08%) SaaS
5 10 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (5.43%) IaaS
6 7 (5.43%) PaaS
7 5 (3.88%) OneDrive
8 3 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.55%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (1.55%) GCP
9 2 (1.55%) Trello
10 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.78%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.83%) Firewall
2 9 (6.98%) DNS
3 8 (6.20%) SSL
3 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.65%) DHCP
4 6 (4.65%) SAN
4 6 (4.65%) VPN
5 5 (3.88%) LAN
5 5 (3.88%) VoIP
5 5 (3.88%) WAN
6 4 (3.10%) Network Security
7 3 (2.33%) Skype
8 2 (1.55%) Broadband
8 2 (1.55%) Internet
8 2 (1.55%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.55%) NAS
8 2 (1.55%) SMTP
8 2 (1.55%) SNMP
8 2 (1.55%) VLAN
8 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) OLAP
2 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.33%) MySQL
6 2 (1.55%) Big Data
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.55%) QlikView
6 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.55%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 23 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.20%) CA Release Automation
2 8 (6.20%) JIRA
2 8 (6.20%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.65%) Bitbucket
4 6 (4.65%) Maven
5 3 (2.33%) Mocha
5 3 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (1.55%) Babel
6 2 (1.55%) JMeter
6 2 (1.55%) Subversion
6 2 (1.55%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.78%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.78%) Hudson
7 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.78%) Selenium
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.28%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Public Sector
3 6 (4.65%) Banking
3 6 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.55%) Advertising
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) Local Government
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (13.95%) Developer
2 14 (10.85%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.75%) IT Support
5 9 (6.98%) Analyst
6 8 (6.20%) Consultant
6 8 (6.20%) DevOps Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Environment Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Architect
7 7 (5.43%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) iOS Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Administrator
9 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) RESTful
2 7 (5.43%) CSS
2 7 (5.43%) JSON
3 6 (4.65%) Core Data
3 6 (4.65%) HTML
3 6 (4.65%) SOAP
3 6 (4.65%) UIKit
3 6 (4.65%) Web Services
4 5 (3.88%) HTML5
5 4 (3.10%) .NET
5 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.33%) Chai
6 3 (2.33%) Jest
6 3 (2.33%) LESS
6 3 (2.33%) Nightwatchjs
6 3 (2.33%) Node.js
6 3 (2.33%) React
6 3 (2.33%) Sass
7 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (5.43%) Market Risk
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) User Experience
5 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.10%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.33%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.33%) Handset
7 2 (1.55%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.55%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.55%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.53%) Linux
2 45 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 31 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (10.85%) Android
6 13 (10.08%) Windows 10
7 10 (7.75%) Unix
7 10 (7.75%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.98%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.10%) CentOS
10 4 (3.10%) Debian
11 3 (2.33%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.55%) AIX
12 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.78%) Solaris
13 1 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) DevOps
2 20 (15.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (9.30%) Coaching
5 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.53%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (8.53%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (8.53%) Sales Enablement
5 11 (8.53%) Service Delivery
6 10 (7.75%) Analytics
6 10 (7.75%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.75%) Data Privacy
6 10 (7.75%) Project Delivery
7 9 (6.98%) BDD
7 9 (6.98%) Line Management
7 9 (6.98%) Scrum
8 8 (6.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (6.20%) SDLC
8 8 (6.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.78%) PowerShell
2 28 (21.71%) SQL
3 20 (15.50%) Python
4 17 (13.18%) Bash Shell
5 11 (8.53%) C#
5 11 (8.53%) Java
6 10 (7.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.65%) Apple Swift
7 6 (4.65%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.88%) Perl
9 3 (2.33%) VB
9 3 (2.33%) VBScript
10 2 (1.55%) ES6
10 2 (1.55%) ES7
10 2 (1.55%) Jython
11 1 (0.78%) COBOL
11 1 (0.78%) Pascal
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Degree
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.20%) MCSE
3 7 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.65%) MCSA
5 5 (3.88%) CCNP
6 4 (3.10%) CCNA
6 4 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.10%) RHCT
7 3 (2.33%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.55%) CCSP
8 2 (1.55%) CCVP
8 2 (1.55%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.55%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.78%) CISSP
9 1 (0.78%) CNE
9 1 (0.78%) HND
9 1 (0.78%) Novell Certification
9 1 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) SLA
3 5 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (34.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.40%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.10%) KVM
6 3 (2.33%) BitLocker
6 3 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.55%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.55%) vSphere
7 2 (1.55%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) Docker
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.78%) pfSense
8 1 (0.78%) Snort
8 1 (0.78%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (14.73%) Ansible
3 10 (7.75%) Puppet
4 7 (5.43%) SCCM
5 5 (3.88%) CASB
6 4 (3.10%) CFEngine
6 4 (3.10%) Salt
7 3 (2.33%) Nagios
7 3 (2.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 2 (1.55%) Avamar
8 2 (1.55%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.55%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.55%) Plesk
8 2 (1.55%) SCOM
8 2 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.78%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.78%) SCSM
9 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (43.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.60%) VMware
3 17 (13.18%) Oracle
4 12 (9.30%) Apple
5 10 (7.75%) Cisco
5 10 (7.75%) Citrix
6 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.98%) Veeam
7 8 (6.20%) Dell
8 7 (5.43%) EMC
9 6 (4.65%) Symantec
10 5 (3.88%) Trend Micro
11 4 (3.10%) Mitel
11 4 (3.10%) NetApp
11 4 (3.10%) Sophos
12 3 (2.33%) HP
12 3 (2.33%) Intel
12 3 (2.33%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.33%) Splunk
13 2 (1.55%) Asigra