Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 34 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 179 174 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.85% 7.63% 10.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.92% 45.55% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 135 107 146
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +8.57%

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 472 382 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.69% 16.75% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 214 310
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.42% -3.24%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,525 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 81 (45.25%) Microsoft
2 62 (34.64%) SQL
3 59 (32.96%) Active Directory
4 56 (31.28%) Windows Server
5 54 (30.17%) Linux
6 52 (29.05%) Office 365
7 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (25.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 35 (19.55%) Finance
10 34 (18.99%) SQL Server
11 33 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 32 (17.88%) VMware
13 31 (17.32%) Microsoft Office
13 31 (17.32%) Unix
14 29 (16.20%) ITIL
15 28 (15.64%) PowerShell
15 28 (15.64%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (13.41%) Windows 7
16 24 (13.41%) C#
17 23 (12.85%) Cisco
17 23 (12.85%) Oracle
18 22 (12.29%) .NET
18 22 (12.29%) JavaScript
18 22 (12.29%) XML
18 22 (12.29%) MS Exchange
19 21 (11.73%) Service Delivery
19 21 (11.73%) Windows 10
20 20 (11.17%) AngularJS
20 20 (11.17%) MVC
20 20 (11.17%) ASP.NET

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 22 (12.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.26%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.70%) IIS
4 11 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.03%) Apache
5 9 (5.03%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.35%) JBoss
8 5 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.12%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.56%) nginx
10 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (17.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 52 (29.05%) Office 365
2 46 (25.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.50%) Dynamics 365
4 16 (8.94%) npm
5 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (5.59%) IaaS
7 6 (3.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.79%) PaaS
8 5 (2.79%) SaaS
9 4 (2.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.12%) Force.com
10 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.12%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.56%) Heroku
11 1 (0.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.17%) SAN
2 18 (10.06%) Firewall
3 16 (8.94%) DNS
4 13 (7.26%) DHCP
4 13 (7.26%) LAN
5 10 (5.59%) VPN
5 10 (5.59%) WAN
6 8 (4.47%) Skype
6 8 (4.47%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.91%) VoIP
8 6 (3.35%) Internet
8 6 (3.35%) Intranet
9 5 (2.79%) CTI
9 5 (2.79%) VLAN
10 4 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.23%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.23%) NAS
10 4 (2.23%) Network Security
11 3 (1.68%) Extranet
11 3 (1.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.94%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.79%) MySQL
6 3 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.12%) MSDE
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.94%) Babel
1 16 (8.94%) Log4Net
1 16 (8.94%) NUnit
1 16 (8.94%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (8.94%) webpack
2 9 (5.03%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.91%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.35%) JIRA
5 5 (2.79%) CircleCI
5 5 (2.79%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.79%) Toad
6 3 (1.68%) Subversion
6 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.12%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.12%) Maven
8 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.56%) PVCS
General
1 35 (19.55%) Finance
2 15 (8.38%) Banking
3 12 (6.70%) Law
4 11 (6.15%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.91%) Legal
6 4 (2.23%) Retail
7 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 2 (1.12%) French Language
8 2 (1.12%) German Language
8 2 (1.12%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (17.88%) Developer
2 24 (13.41%) Analyst
3 17 (9.50%) .NET Developer
4 15 (8.38%) Applications Engineer
4 15 (8.38%) Architect
4 15 (8.38%) Support Analyst
5 14 (7.82%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (7.26%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.47%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.47%) Desktop Support
8 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.47%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Administrator
9 7 (3.91%) IT Manager
9 7 (3.91%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.29%) .NET
1 22 (12.29%) XML
2 20 (11.17%) AngularJS
2 20 (11.17%) ASP.NET
3 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (8.94%) Enzyme
3 16 (8.94%) HTML
3 16 (8.94%) Jest
3 16 (8.94%) JSON
3 16 (8.94%) NHibernate
3 16 (8.94%) Node.js
3 16 (8.94%) React
3 16 (8.94%) Redux
3 16 (8.94%) Spring.NET
3 16 (8.94%) WCF
3 16 (8.94%) XHTML
4 7 (3.91%) Middleware
5 6 (3.35%) JSP
5 6 (3.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.79%) Derivative
4 5 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.23%) Clustering
5 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.12%) Fintech
7 2 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.12%) iPhone
7 2 (1.12%) PMI
7 2 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (31.28%) Windows Server
2 54 (30.17%) Linux
3 33 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (17.32%) Unix
5 28 (15.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (13.41%) Windows 7
7 21 (11.73%) Windows 10
8 9 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.23%) Solaris
11 3 (1.68%) AIX
11 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.68%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.68%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.68%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.12%) Android
12 2 (1.12%) CentOS
12 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.20%) ITIL
3 21 (11.73%) Service Delivery
4 20 (11.17%) MVC
5 19 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (10.61%) Open Source
6 17 (9.50%) Collaborative Working
7 16 (8.94%) API Development
7 16 (8.94%) Microservices
8 14 (7.82%) DevOps
8 14 (7.82%) SDLC
9 13 (7.26%) Waterfall
10 12 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (6.70%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (6.15%) Scrum
11 11 (6.15%) Wealth Management
12 10 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (5.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (34.64%) SQL
2 28 (15.64%) PowerShell
3 24 (13.41%) C#
4 22 (12.29%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.26%) Bash Shell
5 13 (7.26%) Python
6 12 (6.70%) Java
7 8 (4.47%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.91%) C++
8 7 (3.91%) Perl
9 6 (3.35%) Bourne shell
9 6 (3.35%) Korn
9 6 (3.35%) sed
10 5 (2.79%) Ruby
11 3 (1.68%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.68%) VBScript
12 2 (1.12%) Groovy
12 2 (1.12%) Scala
12 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (10.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 15 (8.38%) Degree
3 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.68%) MCSE
6 2 (1.12%) CCNA
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.12%) HND
6 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.12%) MCITP
6 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CEH
7 1 (0.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) MCSA
7 1 (0.56%) SANS
7 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.26%) SLA
2 7 (3.91%) QA
3 2 (1.12%) GDPR
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (32.96%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.61%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.03%) XenApp
5 7 (3.91%) vSphere
6 4 (2.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.12%) NFS
7 2 (1.12%) vCloud
8 1 (0.56%) Docker
8 1 (0.56%) iptables
8 1 (0.56%) Samba
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (8.94%) SCCM
2 13 (7.26%) Puppet
3 11 (6.15%) Ansible
3 11 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.68%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.68%) SCOM
5 2 (1.12%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.12%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.56%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.56%) Malwarebytes
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (45.25%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.88%) VMware
3 23 (12.85%) Cisco
3 23 (12.85%) Oracle
4 19 (10.61%) Citrix
5 15 (8.38%) HP
6 9 (5.03%) IBM
7 7 (3.91%) Avaya
7 7 (3.91%) Dell
7 7 (3.91%) Symantec
8 6 (3.35%) TIBCO
8 6 (3.35%) Veeam
9 5 (2.79%) Apple
9 5 (2.79%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.79%) EMC
9 5 (2.79%) NetApp
9 5 (2.79%) Palo Alto
9 5 (2.79%) Solace
9 5 (2.79%) Talarian
10 4 (2.23%) F5