The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 10.00% 11.63% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £26,000 £20,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £17,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £34,750 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 5 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 20.00% 11.63% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Median salary £26,000 £17,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.57% -60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £17,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in West Lothian

Windows
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Windows in West Lothian

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in West Lothian over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in West Lothian

Windows
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 3 £24,500 +40.00% 2
Windows
Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) C
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Service Management
6 4 (23.53%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) SLA
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) SQLBase
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
8 2 (11.76%) VxWorks
8 2 (11.76%) Firmware
8 2 (11.76%) ThreadX
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) MQTT
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQLBase
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Arduino
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
1 1 (5.88%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (11.76%) ThreadX
5 2 (11.76%) VxWorks
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.88%) Delphi
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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