Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 31 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 106 132 187
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.72% 6.97% 7.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.49% 35.97% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 93 141
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,320 £62,700 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +11.59% -8.00%

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 228 367 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.92% 19.38% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 150 229 292
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £27,050
90th Percentile £63,838 £69,400 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Windows in Glasgow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in Glasgow over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 45 (42.45%) Windows Server
2 44 (41.51%) Linux
3 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
4 34 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (32.08%) AWS
4 34 (32.08%) Windows Server 2016
5 33 (31.13%) SQL
6 32 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (28.30%) Active Directory
8 29 (27.36%) Azure
9 27 (25.47%) VMware
9 27 (25.47%) Java
10 25 (23.58%) .NET
11 24 (22.64%) Python
12 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
12 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
13 22 (20.75%) Docker
14 20 (18.87%) DevOps
14 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
15 19 (17.92%) Degree
15 19 (17.92%) Windows 10
16 18 (16.98%) AngularJS
16 18 (16.98%) Office 365
17 17 (16.04%) Test Automation
17 17 (16.04%) DNS
17 17 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (16.04%) Kubernetes
18 16 (15.09%) Git (software)
18 16 (15.09%) Maven
19 15 (14.15%) Windows 7

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 12 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) Apache
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 34 (32.08%) AWS
2 29 (27.36%) Azure
3 18 (16.98%) Office 365
4 11 (10.38%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (6.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (6.60%) SaaS
6 5 (4.72%) Amazon ECS
6 5 (4.72%) NuGet
6 5 (4.72%) OpenShift
6 5 (4.72%) Route 53
6 5 (4.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (3.77%) IaaS
7 4 (3.77%) PaaS
8 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.89%) GCP
9 1 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) DNS
2 13 (12.26%) DHCP
3 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.60%) VPN
5 5 (4.72%) LAN
5 5 (4.72%) WAN
6 4 (3.77%) Firewall
7 3 (2.83%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.83%) SAN
7 3 (2.83%) VLAN
8 2 (1.89%) Network Security
8 2 (1.89%) Skype
8 2 (1.89%) VoIP
9 1 (0.94%) HTTP
9 1 (0.94%) PPTP
9 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.77%) MySQL
6 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.09%) Maven
3 11 (10.38%) Ant
3 11 (10.38%) JUnit
3 11 (10.38%) Selenium
4 10 (9.43%) GitLab
5 5 (4.72%) Gradle
6 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (14.15%) Public Sector
2 11 (10.38%) Finance
3 8 (7.55%) Local Government
3 8 (7.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Billing
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Law
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) Developer
2 14 (13.21%) Consultant
3 12 (11.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (10.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (8.49%) Analyst
6 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (7.55%) SCCM Consultant
7 8 (7.55%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Python Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
10 4 (3.77%) IT Support
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.58%) .NET
2 18 (16.98%) AngularJS
3 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET
3 12 (11.32%) CSS
3 12 (11.32%) Django
3 12 (11.32%) HTML
3 12 (11.32%) jQuery
3 12 (11.32%) Laravel
3 12 (11.32%) React
3 12 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (10.38%) Hibernate
4 11 (10.38%) Spring
5 9 (8.49%) Symfony
6 7 (6.60%) Vue.js
6 7 (6.60%) Web Services
7 6 (5.66%) SOAP
7 6 (5.66%) XML
8 5 (4.72%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (4.72%) WCF
9 3 (2.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Robotics
2 5 (4.72%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.94%) e-Health
6 1 (0.94%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) SCADA
6 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.45%) Windows Server
2 44 (41.51%) Linux
3 34 (32.08%) Windows Server 2016
4 32 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (17.92%) Windows 10
6 15 (14.15%) Windows 7
7 12 (11.32%) CentOS
7 12 (11.32%) Ubuntu
8 10 (9.43%) Unix
9 8 (7.55%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.83%) Android
10 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.89%) Solaris
12 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.87%) DevOps
3 17 (16.04%) Test Automation
4 15 (14.15%) OO
5 14 (13.21%) ITIL
6 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (11.32%) Customer Requirements
7 12 (11.32%) Fintech
7 12 (11.32%) MVC
7 12 (11.32%) TDD
8 11 (10.38%) Migration
8 11 (10.38%) Patch Management
9 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
11 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure as Code
11 8 (7.55%) Scrum
12 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.60%) OOP
12 7 (6.60%) SOA
12 7 (6.60%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) SQL
2 27 (25.47%) Java
3 24 (22.64%) Python
4 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.26%) PowerShell
6 11 (10.38%) C#
7 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.60%) PHP
9 5 (4.72%) Groovy
9 5 (4.72%) VBA
10 4 (3.77%) Perl
11 3 (2.83%) Ruby
12 2 (1.89%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.94%) Scala
13 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.83%) HNC
3 3 (2.83%) HND
4 2 (1.89%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.94%) CCNA
5 1 (0.94%) CCNP
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.75%) Docker
3 11 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) Kubernetes
2 13 (12.26%) SCCM
3 11 (10.38%) Terraform
4 10 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (8.49%) Ansible
6 5 (4.72%) SCSM
7 4 (3.77%) PowerCLI
8 3 (2.83%) Puppet
9 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.89%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.89%) SCOM
9 2 (1.89%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.89%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.94%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.94%) Avamar
10 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.94%) Malwarebytes
10 1 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.47%) VMware
3 10 (9.43%) Capita
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle
5 6 (5.66%) Citrix
6 5 (4.72%) Automation Anywhere
6 5 (4.72%) Blue Prism
6 5 (4.72%) Cisco
6 5 (4.72%) EMC
6 5 (4.72%) Juniper
6 5 (4.72%) UiPath
7 4 (3.77%) Apple
8 3 (2.83%) Dell
8 3 (2.83%) Veritas
9 2 (1.89%) HP
9 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.89%) Veeam
10 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.94%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.94%) Splunk