The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.27% 25.00% 9.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Median salary £41,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.84% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £21,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £37,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.27% 25.00% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 20
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £65,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Windows
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Windows Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Windows
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Windows.

1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Communications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) iManage
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat