Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 34 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 182 171 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.49% 7.45% 10.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.24% 44.30% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 131 114 152
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £25,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,375 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -0.66% -3.21% +1.30%

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 476 386 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.20% 16.82% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 328 247 270
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £25,838 £28,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,250
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 74 (40.66%) Linux
2 72 (39.56%) SQL
3 61 (33.52%) Microsoft
4 52 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 45 (24.73%) Unix
6 42 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 41 (22.53%) Oracle
8 38 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 33 (18.13%) Office 365
9 33 (18.13%) SQL Server
9 33 (18.13%) Finance
10 30 (16.48%) PowerShell
11 27 (14.84%) Oracle Database
11 27 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (13.74%) ITIL
12 25 (13.74%) SDLC
13 24 (13.19%) XML
14 23 (12.64%) Python
14 23 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (12.64%) QA
15 21 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
15 21 (11.54%) VMware
16 20 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (10.44%) Bash Shell
17 19 (10.44%) Degree
17 19 (10.44%) DevOps
17 19 (10.44%) MySQL
17 19 (10.44%) Service Delivery
18 18 (9.89%) Banking

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 (8.24%) Apache
2 14 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.40%) IIS
3 8 (4.40%) JBoss
4 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.75%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.65%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (18.13%) Office 365
3 20 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.75%) IaaS
6 4 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.65%) npm
8 2 (1.10%) Force.com
8 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.10%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.34%) Firewall
2 15 (8.24%) DNS
3 10 (5.49%) DHCP
3 10 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.95%) VPN
5 7 (3.85%) Network Security
5 7 (3.85%) SAN
6 6 (3.30%) WAN
7 5 (2.75%) Internet
7 5 (2.75%) LAN
7 5 (2.75%) VoIP
8 4 (2.20%) Intranet
8 4 (2.20%) VLAN
9 3 (1.65%) SSL
10 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.10%) Skype
10 2 (1.10%) SSH
10 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.10%) Wireless
10 2 (1.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.84%) Oracle Database
3 19 (10.44%) MySQL
4 12 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.49%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.55%) DB2
11 1 (0.55%) MSDE
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.34%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 13 (7.14%) Toad
5 12 (6.59%) Subversion
6 11 (6.04%) CircleCI
6 11 (6.04%) CruiseControl
7 10 (5.49%) JIRA
8 6 (3.30%) Artifactory
8 6 (3.30%) Bitbucket
8 6 (3.30%) Maven
8 6 (3.30%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.75%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.20%) CA Release Automation
11 3 (1.65%) Babel
11 3 (1.65%) Hudson
11 3 (1.65%) Log4Net
11 3 (1.65%) NUnit
11 3 (1.65%) webpack
General
1 33 (18.13%) Finance
2 18 (9.89%) Banking
3 15 (8.24%) Investment Banking
3 15 (8.24%) Law
4 9 (4.95%) Retail
4 9 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.10%) French Language
5 2 (1.10%) German Language
5 2 (1.10%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Front Office
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (10.99%) Developer
2 18 (9.89%) Architect
3 17 (9.34%) DBA
4 16 (8.79%) Analyst
5 15 (8.24%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (7.14%) Administrator
7 13 (7.14%) C++ Developer
7 13 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Oracle DBA
9 10 (5.49%) Applications Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) Data Architect
10 9 (4.95%) Senior Applications Engineer
11 8 (4.40%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
12 7 (3.85%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.85%) Service Analyst
12 7 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (3.85%) Support Analyst
13 6 (3.30%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.19%) XML
2 14 (7.69%) XSD
2 14 (7.69%) XSLT
3 13 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (7.14%) Middleware
4 12 (6.59%) JSP
4 12 (6.59%) Servlets
5 8 (4.40%) HTML
6 6 (3.30%) .NET
6 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.30%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.75%) Ajax
7 5 (2.75%) CSS
7 5 (2.75%) CSS3
7 5 (2.75%) EJB
7 5 (2.75%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.75%) HTML5
7 5 (2.75%) J2EE
7 5 (2.75%) Spring
8 3 (1.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.79%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.04%) Derivative
4 11 (6.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.30%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.75%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.20%) Replication
8 3 (1.65%) Clustering
8 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.10%) Fintech
9 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.10%) PKI
9 2 (1.10%) PMI
9 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) SCADA
10 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 74 (40.66%) Linux
2 52 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 45 (24.73%) Unix
4 18 (9.89%) Windows 10
5 16 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.59%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.20%) AIX
9 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.55%) CentOS
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.55%) Solaris
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.74%) ITIL
2 25 (13.74%) SDLC
3 23 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (10.44%) DevOps
4 19 (10.44%) Service Delivery
5 18 (9.89%) Mentoring
5 18 (9.89%) Unit Testing
6 17 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (9.34%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (8.79%) Risk Management
8 15 (8.24%) Analytics
8 15 (8.24%) Wealth Management
9 14 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
9 14 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 14 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (7.14%) High Availability
11 12 (6.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 72 (39.56%) SQL
2 30 (16.48%) PowerShell
3 23 (12.64%) Python
4 19 (10.44%) Bash Shell
5 17 (9.34%) Java
6 16 (8.79%) C#
6 16 (8.79%) C++
7 15 (8.24%) PL/SQL
8 11 (6.04%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.85%) Bourne shell
9 7 (3.85%) Korn
9 7 (3.85%) sed
10 5 (2.75%) Perl
11 3 (1.65%) VB
11 3 (1.65%) VBScript
12 2 (1.10%) Groovy
12 2 (1.10%) PHP
12 2 (1.10%) Ruby
12 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (10.44%) Degree
2 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.40%) CCNA
4 8 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.85%) MCSA
6 5 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.75%) CCENT
6 5 (2.75%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.75%) MCP
6 5 (2.75%) MCSE
6 5 (2.75%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.10%) HND
7 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) MCSD
8 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.64%) QA
2 12 (6.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 42 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.89%) Hyper-V
2 18 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.49%) Oracle Clusterware
3 10 (5.49%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.30%) Docker
4 6 (3.30%) vSphere
5 4 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.20%) XenApp
6 2 (1.10%) NFS
6 2 (1.10%) Samba
6 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.55%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (9.89%) SCCM
3 17 (9.34%) Ansible
3 17 (9.34%) Puppet
4 10 (5.49%) Data Guard
5 9 (4.95%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.20%) BladeLogic
6 4 (2.20%) SCOM
7 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.65%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.55%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.55%) Malwarebytes
9 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (33.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (22.53%) Oracle
3 21 (11.54%) VMware
4 17 (9.34%) Cisco
5 13 (7.14%) Solace
5 13 (7.14%) Talarian
5 13 (7.14%) TIBCO
6 12 (6.59%) Citrix
7 7 (3.85%) Google
7 7 (3.85%) New Relic
8 5 (2.75%) Veeam
9 4 (2.20%) Perforce
10 3 (1.65%) Avaya
10 3 (1.65%) Dell
10 3 (1.65%) HP
10 3 (1.65%) IDERA
10 3 (1.65%) Meraki
10 3 (1.65%) RedGate
10 3 (1.65%) Symantec
10 3 (1.65%) Twitter