Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 30.77% 16.67% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 78.57% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Renfrewshire median annual salary £28,500 £38,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.97% +19.38% +15.18%
10th Percentile £19,850 £32,750 £27,325
90th Percentile £35,750 £54,400 £36,975
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +1.30% +6.57%

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Renfrewshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 30.77% 21.21% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Renfrewshire median annual salary £28,500 £38,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.97% +30.51% +5.36%
10th Percentile £19,850 £32,750 £25,350
90th Percentile £35,750 £54,400 £36,450
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Renfrewshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Renfrewshire.

Salary trend for Windows in Renfrewshire

Windows
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrew - 3 £34,500 - 1
Paisley - 1 £20,500 -
Windows
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IBM

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCENT
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) IBM