Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 28 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 190 155 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.76% 7.94% 11.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.70% 44.29% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 142 107 166
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% +1.32%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,800 £25,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 445 350 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.17% 17.92% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 286 196 345
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 75 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 67 (35.26%) SQL
3 64 (33.68%) Windows Server
4 61 (32.11%) Active Directory
5 59 (31.05%) Finance
6 57 (30.00%) Linux
7 54 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (28.42%) Office 365
8 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
9 45 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 41 (21.58%) VMware
11 39 (20.53%) ITIL
12 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Office
13 32 (16.84%) .NET
14 31 (16.32%) Unix
15 29 (15.26%) Oracle
16 28 (14.74%) XML
16 28 (14.74%) Windows 7
17 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (13.68%) Citrix
19 24 (12.63%) SLA
19 24 (12.63%) C#
19 24 (12.63%) Java
19 24 (12.63%) JavaScript
19 24 (12.63%) MS Exchange
19 24 (12.63%) AngularJS
19 24 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
20 23 (12.11%) PowerShell
21 22 (11.58%) 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 24 (12.63%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.84%) IIS
3 10 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.21%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.11%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.58%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.05%) Confluence
9 2 (1.05%) JBoss
9 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.53%) Jetty
10 1 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.53%) Tornado
10 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) LongView
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (28.42%) Office 365
2 45 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (11.05%) npm
4 19 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (4.74%) PaaS
7 7 (3.68%) IaaS
8 6 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (3.16%) OpenShift
8 6 (3.16%) SaaS
9 3 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.05%) GitHub
11 1 (0.53%) Force.com
11 1 (0.53%) Heroku
11 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.00%) SAN
2 13 (6.84%) DNS
2 13 (6.84%) LAN
3 12 (6.32%) DHCP
4 9 (4.74%) Firewall
4 9 (4.74%) WAN
5 7 (3.68%) Skype
6 6 (3.16%) NAS
7 5 (2.63%) Internet
7 5 (2.63%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.63%) Network Security
7 5 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.11%) CTI
8 4 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.11%) VoIP
8 4 (2.11%) VPN
9 3 (1.58%) Extranet
9 3 (1.58%) HTTP
10 2 (1.05%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.63%) Big Data
5 5 (2.63%) MySQL
5 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) Redis
7 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (11.05%) Babel
1 21 (11.05%) Rhino Mocks
1 21 (11.05%) webpack
2 19 (10.00%) Log4Net
2 19 (10.00%) NUnit
3 8 (4.21%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.68%) JIRA
5 6 (3.16%) SonarQube
5 6 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (2.63%) Subversion
6 5 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.11%) Maven
8 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.05%) Moq
10 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.53%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 59 (31.05%) Finance
2 15 (7.89%) Banking
3 8 (4.21%) Investment Banking
3 8 (4.21%) Legal
4 5 (2.63%) Law
5 4 (2.11%) Back Office
5 4 (2.11%) Retail
6 3 (1.58%) Advertising
7 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.05%) French Language
7 2 (1.05%) German Language
7 2 (1.05%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (20.00%) Developer
2 37 (19.47%) Analyst
3 28 (14.74%) Support Analyst
4 21 (11.05%) .NET Developer
5 15 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (6.32%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (5.79%) Desktop Support
7 11 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (5.26%) Administrator
8 10 (5.26%) DBA
8 10 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.21%) IT Support
11 7 (3.68%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.84%) .NET
2 28 (14.74%) XML
3 24 (12.63%) AngularJS
4 22 (11.58%) ASP.NET
5 21 (11.05%) Enzyme
5 21 (11.05%) HTML
5 21 (11.05%) Jest
5 21 (11.05%) JSON
5 21 (11.05%) React
5 21 (11.05%) Redux
5 21 (11.05%) WCF
6 20 (10.53%) Node.js
7 19 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (10.00%) NHibernate
7 19 (10.00%) Spring.NET
7 19 (10.00%) XHTML
8 13 (6.84%) Middleware
9 10 (5.26%) Web Services
10 4 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.26%) Clustering
1 10 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 10 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.74%) Replication
3 7 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.16%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (2.63%) EMC VNX
5 5 (2.63%) iSeries
6 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.11%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.05%) iPad
8 2 (1.05%) iPhone
8 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (33.68%) Windows Server
2 57 (30.00%) Linux
3 31 (16.32%) Unix
4 28 (14.74%) Windows 7
5 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (9.47%) Windows 10
8 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.16%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.63%) AIX
11 5 (2.63%) Solaris
12 3 (1.58%) Android
12 3 (1.58%) CentOS
12 3 (1.58%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.58%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.05%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.53%) ITIL
3 22 (11.58%) MVC
4 21 (11.05%) DevOps
5 20 (10.53%) Microservices
5 20 (10.53%) Open Source
5 20 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 19 (10.00%) API Development
6 19 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
7 17 (8.95%) Change Management
8 15 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (7.89%) Service Management
9 14 (7.37%) ITIL V3
10 13 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (5.79%) Data Analysis
11 11 (5.79%) Migration
11 11 (5.79%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.26%) Investment Management
13 9 (4.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.26%) SQL
2 24 (12.63%) C#
2 24 (12.63%) Java
2 24 (12.63%) JavaScript
3 23 (12.11%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.79%) Python
5 8 (4.21%) Perl
5 8 (4.21%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.16%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.16%) C
7 5 (2.63%) Ruby
8 3 (1.58%) C++
8 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.05%) ES6
9 2 (1.05%) Scala
10 1 (0.53%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.53%) Clojure
10 1 (0.53%) F#
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
2 13 (6.84%) Degree
3 6 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.58%) MCITP
5 2 (1.05%) MCSE
5 2 (1.05%) SANS
6 1 (0.53%) CEH
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) GCIH
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.63%) SLA
2 4 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (32.11%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.42%) XenApp
4 11 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.26%) vSphere
5 10 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.68%) Docker
7 3 (1.58%) vCloud
7 3 (1.58%) XenServer
8 2 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.53%) NFS
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (7.37%) SCCM
2 12 (6.32%) Ansible
3 11 (5.79%) Puppet
4 8 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.63%) SCOM
5 5 (2.63%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.11%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.11%) Nagios
7 3 (1.58%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.58%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.05%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.05%) WMI
9 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.53%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.53%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.53%) logstash
Vendors
1 75 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 41 (21.58%) VMware
3 29 (15.26%) Oracle
4 26 (13.68%) Citrix
5 22 (11.58%) HP
6 20 (10.53%) Cisco
7 18 (9.47%) IBM
8 10 (5.26%) Avaya
8 10 (5.26%) EMC
9 9 (4.74%) Dell
10 7 (3.68%) Apple
10 7 (3.68%) Sun
10 7 (3.68%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.63%) AppDynamics
11 5 (2.63%) Dell Compellent
11 5 (2.63%) EqualLogic
11 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.63%) RedGate
11 5 (2.63%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.63%) SonicWALL