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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 30 15 33
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 157 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.37% 12.10% 7.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.66% 50.32% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 85 61
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 174 312 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 18.59% 24.06% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 85 172 146
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.79% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 87 (46.77%) Microsoft
1 87 (46.77%) Windows Server
2 84 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 62 (33.33%) VMware
4 53 (28.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (28.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (25.81%) ITIL
6 43 (23.12%) Finance
7 42 (22.58%) Linux
7 42 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (21.51%) Hyper-V
8 40 (21.51%) SQL Server
9 38 (20.43%) Firewall
10 36 (19.35%) MS Exchange
11 33 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (17.20%) Citrix
12 32 (17.20%) MS Excel
12 32 (17.20%) SCCM
13 30 (16.13%) DNS
14 29 (15.59%) Unix
14 29 (15.59%) PowerShell
15 28 (15.05%) SQL
15 28 (15.05%) Cisco
16 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
17 24 (12.90%) vSphere
18 23 (12.37%) Service Delivery
19 20 (10.75%) Perl
19 20 (10.75%) Office 365
20 19 (10.22%) XenApp
20 19 (10.22%) VBScript

Windows
Top Related 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 36 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.68%) Skype for Business
3 12 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.91%) IIS
5 9 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.69%) Apache Pig
8 5 (2.69%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.15%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.54%) Apache
12 1 (0.54%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.54%) Houdini
4 1 (0.54%) Maya
4 1 (0.54%) NUKE
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.75%) Office 365
3 12 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.23%) IaaS
6 5 (2.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.69%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.69%) PaaS
7 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.43%) Firewall
2 30 (16.13%) DNS
3 19 (10.22%) DHCP
4 16 (8.60%) TCP/IP
5 15 (8.06%) SAN
5 15 (8.06%) Skype
6 12 (6.45%) VPN
7 11 (5.91%) WAN
8 10 (5.38%) LAN
9 8 (4.30%) Network Security
9 8 (4.30%) VLAN
10 7 (3.76%) LDAP
11 6 (3.23%) Internet
12 4 (2.15%) NAS
13 3 (1.61%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.61%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.61%) VSAN
13 3 (1.61%) Wireshark
14 2 (1.08%) ADSL
14 2 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.69%) Apache Hive
3 5 (2.69%) Big Data
3 5 (2.69%) Flink
3 5 (2.69%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.61%) MySQL
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.08%) MS Access
5 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.54%) MSDE
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.08%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.08%) JIRA
5 2 (1.08%) MSI
5 2 (1.08%) Selenium
5 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.54%) Grunt
6 1 (0.54%) JMeter
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.54%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.54%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (23.12%) Finance
2 6 (3.23%) Back Office
3 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.15%) Publishing
4 3 (1.61%) Banking
4 3 (1.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.08%) Games
5 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (13.44%) Consultant
3 22 (11.83%) Analyst
4 20 (10.75%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.06%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Developer
6 12 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Security Analyst
7 11 (5.91%) Administrator
8 10 (5.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (5.38%) IT Security Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (4.30%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.76%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.53%) .NET
2 11 (5.91%) HTML
3 6 (3.23%) REST
4 5 (2.69%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (2.69%) Kafka
4 5 (2.69%) Middleware
4 5 (2.69%) NumPy
4 5 (2.69%) SciPy
5 4 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.61%) CSS
6 3 (1.61%) Web Services
7 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.08%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.08%) jQuery
7 2 (1.08%) RESTful
7 2 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.38%) Replication
4 9 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.15%) PKI
7 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (1.61%) iSeries
7 3 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.08%) CCTV
8 2 (1.08%) Clustering
8 2 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.08%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.08%) SCADA
9 1 (0.54%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 87 (46.77%) Windows Server
2 53 (28.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 53 (28.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (22.58%) Linux
4 33 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (15.59%) Unix
6 15 (8.06%) Windows 10
6 15 (8.06%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.76%) AIX
7 7 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.76%) Windows 2000
8 5 (2.69%) CentOS
8 5 (2.69%) Solaris
9 4 (2.15%) Android
9 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.15%) OpenVMS
9 4 (2.15%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.81%) ITIL
2 23 (12.37%) Service Delivery
3 18 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (5.91%) Analytics
6 10 (5.38%) IT Strategy
7 9 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (4.84%) Problem Management
7 9 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (4.84%) Software Distribution
8 8 (4.30%) Change Control
8 8 (4.30%) Information Security
8 8 (4.30%) ITIL V3
8 8 (4.30%) Presales
9 7 (3.76%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (3.76%) Process Improvement
9 7 (3.76%) SDLC
10 6 (3.23%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.23%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.59%) PowerShell
2 28 (15.05%) SQL
3 20 (10.75%) Perl
4 19 (10.22%) Python
4 19 (10.22%) VBScript
5 15 (8.06%) C#
5 15 (8.06%) Java
6 11 (5.91%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.84%) VB
8 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.69%) Ruby
10 4 (2.15%) C++
11 3 (1.61%) Groovy
11 3 (1.61%) Scala
12 2 (1.08%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.08%) Korn
12 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.08%) VB6
13 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.91%) Degree
2 11 (5.91%) SC Cleared
2 11 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.84%) MCSE
4 6 (3.23%) HND
4 6 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.15%) MCSA
6 3 (1.61%) CCA
6 3 (1.61%) CCNA
6 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.08%) CCNP
7 2 (1.08%) CISSP
7 2 (1.08%) MCITP
8 1 (0.54%) CCAB
8 1 (0.54%) CISA
8 1 (0.54%) PMP
8 1 (0.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) SLA
2 6 (3.23%) QA
3 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 42 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (21.51%) Hyper-V
4 24 (12.90%) vSphere
5 19 (10.22%) XenApp
6 8 (4.30%) BitLocker
7 6 (3.23%) Docker
7 6 (3.23%) ISA Server
7 6 (3.23%) NFS
7 6 (3.23%) Samba
8 5 (2.69%) Apache Flume
8 5 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.15%) Firmware
10 3 (1.61%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.08%) XenServer
12 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (17.20%) SCCM
2 14 (7.53%) SCOM
3 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.69%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (2.69%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.69%) Mesos
6 3 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.08%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.08%) Nagios
7 2 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) MOM
8 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 62 (33.33%) VMware
3 32 (17.20%) Citrix
4 28 (15.05%) Cisco
5 15 (8.06%) Oracle
6 14 (7.53%) Symantec
7 12 (6.45%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.84%) Sourcefire
9 8 (4.30%) IBM
9 8 (4.30%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.30%) Splunk
10 6 (3.23%) Apple
10 6 (3.23%) Veeam
11 5 (2.69%) Dell
11 5 (2.69%) EMC
11 5 (2.69%) Zerto
12 4 (2.15%) CommVault
12 4 (2.15%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.15%) MobileIron
13 3 (1.61%) SolarWinds
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