Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 176 186 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.69% 9.94% 11.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.11% 50.82% 45.77%
Number of salaries quoted 125 135 192
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,240 £26,550 £27,545
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,550 £53,250
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +8.47%

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 399 366 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.42% 19.56% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 257 224 378
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,400 £28,175
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.02% +3.75% +6.67%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 (36.93%) Linux
2 63 (35.80%) Microsoft
3 58 (32.95%) Active Directory
4 57 (32.39%) SQL
5 55 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 49 (27.84%) SQL Server
6 49 (27.84%) Unix
7 46 (26.14%) Finance
8 42 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 41 (23.30%) Office 365
9 41 (23.30%) ITIL
10 39 (22.16%) VMware
11 37 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 33 (18.75%) Oracle
13 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
15 29 (16.48%) Citrix
16 25 (14.20%) Java
17 22 (12.50%) Cisco
17 22 (12.50%) SLA
17 22 (12.50%) Service Management
17 22 (12.50%) Firewall
17 22 (12.50%) Windows 7
18 21 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (11.36%) Change Management
19 20 (11.36%) DNS
19 20 (11.36%) DHCP
19 20 (11.36%) SCCM
20 19 (10.80%) SCOM

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 14 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.39%) IIS
2 13 (7.39%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.25%) Skype for Business
4 8 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.41%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.84%) JBoss
7 5 (2.84%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (2.84%) Oracle UPK
8 3 (1.70%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.14%) Confluence
9 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.57%) Moodle
10 1 (0.57%) nginx
10 1 (0.57%) SAS
10 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.14%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (23.30%) Office 365
3 21 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (4.55%) npm
6 6 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.41%) OpenShift
7 5 (2.84%) PaaS
8 3 (1.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.14%) GitHub
9 2 (1.14%) IaaS
9 2 (1.14%) SaaS
10 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.57%) Force.com
10 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.57%) Heroku
10 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.50%) Firewall
2 20 (11.36%) DHCP
2 20 (11.36%) DNS
3 11 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.68%) VPN
5 9 (5.11%) LAN
5 9 (5.11%) VLAN
5 9 (5.11%) Wireless
6 8 (4.55%) WAN
7 7 (3.98%) Internet
8 6 (3.41%) VoIP
9 5 (2.84%) HTTP
9 5 (2.84%) SAN
9 5 (2.84%) SSH
9 5 (2.84%) SSL
10 4 (2.27%) Skype
11 3 (1.70%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (3.98%) MySQL
3 7 (3.98%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.41%) DB2
4 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.84%) Big Data
5 5 (2.84%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.57%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (7.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.55%) Babel
2 8 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.55%) JIRA
2 8 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (4.55%) webpack
3 6 (3.41%) Log4Net
3 6 (3.41%) NUnit
3 6 (3.41%) SonarQube
3 6 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (3.41%) Subversion
4 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.70%) Maven
6 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.14%) Moq
6 2 (1.14%) PVCS
6 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.57%) CMake
7 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.57%) JMeter
General
1 46 (26.14%) Finance
2 11 (6.25%) Banking
3 6 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.27%) Legal
4 4 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Advertising
5 3 (1.70%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Law
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (25.57%) Analyst
2 21 (11.93%) Developer
2 21 (11.93%) Support Analyst
3 16 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (6.82%) Administrator
5 11 (6.25%) Consultant
5 11 (6.25%) DBA
6 9 (5.11%) Applications Support
6 9 (5.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (5.11%) Architect
6 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (5.11%) Service Analyst
7 8 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (4.55%) SQL DBA
7 8 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.98%) Desktop Support
8 7 (3.98%) IT Analyst
8 7 (3.98%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.23%) .NET
2 16 (9.09%) XML
3 12 (6.82%) AngularJS
4 11 (6.25%) Middleware
5 10 (5.68%) HTML
5 10 (5.68%) JSON
5 10 (5.68%) React
6 9 (5.11%) WCF
7 8 (4.55%) Enzyme
7 8 (4.55%) Jest
7 8 (4.55%) Redux
8 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET
8 7 (3.98%) Node.js
8 7 (3.98%) Web Services
9 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.41%) NHibernate
9 6 (3.41%) Spring.NET
9 6 (3.41%) XHTML
10 5 (2.84%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.52%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.11%) Clustering
3 9 (5.11%) Replication
4 8 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.98%) iPhone
6 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.84%) AS400
7 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.84%) EMC VMAX
7 5 (2.84%) EMC VNX
7 5 (2.84%) iSeries
8 4 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.27%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.70%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.70%) User Experience
10 2 (1.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 65 (36.93%) Linux
2 55 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 49 (27.84%) Unix
4 22 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 19 (10.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (6.82%) Windows 10
8 11 (6.25%) Solaris
8 11 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.41%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.41%) Windows Phone
11 5 (2.84%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.27%) AIX
12 4 (2.27%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.70%) Android
13 3 (1.70%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.14%) CentOS
14 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.30%) ITIL
2 37 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.50%) Service Management
4 20 (11.36%) Change Management
5 17 (9.66%) DevOps
6 15 (8.52%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 12 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 11 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.68%) ITIL V3
9 10 (5.68%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.11%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.11%) Investment Management
10 9 (5.11%) ITSM
11 8 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (4.55%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.39%) SQL
2 33 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 25 (14.20%) Java
4 12 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.25%) C#
6 10 (5.68%) Python
7 9 (5.11%) Perl
8 7 (3.98%) C
8 7 (3.98%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.41%) C++
10 5 (2.84%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.27%) Ruby
12 3 (1.70%) Clojure
12 3 (1.70%) PHP
13 2 (1.14%) ES6
13 2 (1.14%) Scala
13 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.14%) XAML
14 1 (0.57%) F#
14 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (5.68%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.70%) MCSE
6 2 (1.14%) CCIE
6 2 (1.14%) CCNA
6 2 (1.14%) CCNP
6 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.57%) CCENT
7 1 (0.57%) CISSP
7 1 (0.57%) GCIH
7 1 (0.57%) MCITP
7 1 (0.57%) MCP
7 1 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.57%) JTAG
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (32.95%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.66%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.09%) XenApp
5 15 (8.52%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (6.25%) vSphere
7 10 (5.68%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.98%) Docker
9 4 (2.27%) XenServer
10 3 (1.70%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.57%) vCloud
12 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (11.36%) SCCM
2 19 (10.80%) SCOM
3 8 (4.55%) Ansible
4 7 (3.98%) Nagios
5 6 (3.41%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (3.41%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (3.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.27%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.27%) Puppet
7 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.70%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.70%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 2 (1.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.16%) VMware
3 33 (18.75%) Oracle
4 29 (16.48%) Citrix
5 22 (12.50%) Cisco
6 16 (9.09%) IBM
7 14 (7.95%) Dell
8 11 (6.25%) Apple
8 11 (6.25%) Avaya
8 11 (6.25%) HP
9 9 (5.11%) EMC
10 8 (4.55%) BMC
11 7 (3.98%) AppDynamics
11 7 (3.98%) JD Edwards
11 7 (3.98%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.98%) Symantec
12 6 (3.41%) Palo Alto
12 6 (3.41%) Sophos
12 6 (3.41%) Sun
12 6 (3.41%) TIBCO