Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 175 232 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.57% 10.71% 10.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.42% 49.26% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 115 154 169
Glasgow median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £21,400 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £58,250 £54,275 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +1.30% +6.94%

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 394 471 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.04% 21.75% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 251 266 365
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +3.80%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,875 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 89 (50.86%) Linux
2 62 (35.43%) Unix
3 56 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 49 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 47 (26.86%) SQL Server
6 37 (21.14%) ITIL
6 37 (21.14%) Windows Server
7 35 (20.00%) Oracle
7 35 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 33 (18.86%) SQL
9 31 (17.71%) VMware
10 30 (17.14%) Finance
11 29 (16.57%) Citrix
12 28 (16.00%) DNS
13 27 (15.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (14.86%) Firewall
15 23 (13.14%) Java
15 23 (13.14%) Microsoft Office
15 23 (13.14%) Office 365
16 22 (12.57%) Cisco
17 21 (12.00%) TCP/IP
17 21 (12.00%) JD Edwards
18 20 (11.43%) Python
18 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (10.86%) Relational Database
19 19 (10.86%) Perl
19 19 (10.86%) DHCP
19 19 (10.86%) IBM

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 15 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 14 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (7.43%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (7.43%) Oracle UPK
3 13 (7.43%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.57%) JBoss
6 7 (4.00%) IIS
7 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.57%) CICS
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.57%) Moodle
10 1 (0.57%) SAS
10 1 (0.57%) Totara
Applications
1 23 (13.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) EngageOne
2 2 (1.14%) Houdini
2 2 (1.14%) Maya
2 2 (1.14%) NUKE
2 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (10.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (13.14%) Office 365
3 17 (9.71%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.29%) IaaS
7 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.14%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.57%) Heroku
9 1 (0.57%) PaaS
9 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.00%) DNS
2 26 (14.86%) Firewall
3 21 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (10.86%) DHCP
5 18 (10.29%) SSL
6 13 (7.43%) HTTP
7 11 (6.29%) SMTP
7 11 (6.29%) VPN
8 10 (5.71%) LAN
8 10 (5.71%) VLAN
8 10 (5.71%) WAN
9 9 (5.14%) IPsec
9 9 (5.14%) Wireless
10 8 (4.57%) SSH
11 7 (4.00%) VoIP
12 6 (3.43%) Internet
12 6 (3.43%) SAN
13 3 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.71%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.86%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.57%) DB2
3 15 (8.57%) MySQL
4 13 (7.43%) DB2 UDB
4 13 (7.43%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (5.71%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.00%) Redis
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.29%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.57%) Power BI
12 1 (0.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (0.57%) SAS EBI
12 1 (0.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.29%) GitLab
3 4 (2.29%) Maven
4 3 (1.71%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.14%) PVCS
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
5 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.57%) Appium
6 1 (0.57%) Calabash
6 1 (0.57%) CMake
6 1 (0.57%) GDB
6 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.57%) JMeter
6 1 (0.57%) TestRail
6 1 (0.57%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.57%) Xcode
General
1 30 (17.14%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Banking
3 4 (2.29%) Retail Banking
4 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.14%) Games
5 2 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (20.57%) Analyst
2 22 (12.57%) Developer
3 20 (11.43%) Consultant
4 15 (8.57%) JDE Consultant
5 13 (7.43%) Professional Services Consultant
5 13 (7.43%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (6.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (6.29%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.71%) Architect
8 10 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.14%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.00%) Administrator
11 7 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Senior Systems Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.57%) Web Services
2 13 (7.43%) EDI
2 13 (7.43%) WebCenter
3 12 (6.86%) SOAP
4 11 (6.29%) .NET
4 11 (6.29%) JSON
5 10 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (5.71%) Spring
6 8 (4.57%) RESTful
7 7 (4.00%) HTML
7 7 (4.00%) XML
8 5 (2.86%) CSS
8 5 (2.86%) jQuery
8 5 (2.86%) React
8 5 (2.86%) REST
8 5 (2.86%) Spring Security
9 4 (2.29%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.29%) Apache Camel
9 4 (2.29%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.00%) AS400
3 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.86%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.57%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.43%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.43%) iPhone
7 4 (2.29%) Clustering
7 4 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.29%) iSeries
7 4 (2.29%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.29%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.29%) Tandem
7 4 (2.29%) User Experience
8 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.14%) Animation
9 2 (1.14%) IVR
9 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 89 (50.86%) Linux
2 62 (35.43%) Unix
3 37 (21.14%) Windows Server
4 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (9.14%) Windows 7
5 16 (9.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.14%) Android
6 9 (5.14%) Solaris
6 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.57%) Apple iOS
7 8 (4.57%) Windows 10
8 7 (4.00%) Windows Phone
9 5 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.29%) CentOS
10 4 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.71%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.71%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.14%) AIX
12 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.14%) ITIL
2 20 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (9.71%) Software Engineering
4 16 (9.14%) Service Management
5 14 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (7.43%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (7.43%) DevOps
7 12 (6.86%) Web Development
8 11 (6.29%) Open Source
9 10 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (5.71%) ITSM
10 9 (5.14%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.14%) Information Security
10 9 (5.14%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.57%) Application Performance Management
11 8 (4.57%) Scrum
12 7 (4.00%) Process Improvement
12 7 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 33 (18.86%) SQL
3 23 (13.14%) Java
4 20 (11.43%) Python
5 19 (10.86%) Perl
6 15 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 12 (6.86%) PHP
8 11 (6.29%) C#
9 9 (5.14%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.86%) C++
11 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.71%) Ruby
12 3 (1.71%) XAML
13 2 (1.14%) C
13 2 (1.14%) Clojure
13 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.57%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.57%) VBA
14 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.43%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (4.00%) Degree
2 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.00%) RHCE
3 6 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.29%) CCNP
6 3 (1.71%) CCNA
6 3 (1.71%) MCP
7 2 (1.14%) CCIE
7 2 (1.14%) MCSE
7 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCENT
8 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.57%) MCTS
8 1 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.57%) JTAG
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 49 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.71%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (5.14%) vSphere
6 8 (4.57%) XenApp
7 5 (2.86%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.71%) Firmware
8 3 (1.71%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.14%) NFS
9 2 (1.14%) Samba
10 1 (0.57%) Docker
10 1 (0.57%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (9.14%) Nagios
1 16 (9.14%) SCCM
1 16 (9.14%) SCOM
2 10 (5.71%) Grafana
2 10 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.71%) Puppet
2 10 (5.71%) ZABBIX
3 8 (4.57%) CFEngine
4 7 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.43%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (3.43%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (3.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (0.57%) Ansible
8 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 56 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.00%) Oracle
3 31 (17.71%) VMware
4 29 (16.57%) Citrix
5 22 (12.57%) Cisco
6 21 (12.00%) JD Edwards
7 19 (10.86%) IBM
8 12 (6.86%) Dell
8 12 (6.86%) Red Hat
8 12 (6.86%) Symantec
9 8 (4.57%) BMC
10 7 (4.00%) Apple
10 7 (4.00%) EMC
10 7 (4.00%) Sophos
11 6 (3.43%) Avaya
11 6 (3.43%) Palo Alto
12 5 (2.86%) ServiceNow
13 4 (2.29%) AppDynamics
13 4 (2.29%) Google
13 4 (2.29%) HP