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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 4 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.00% 11.11% 22.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 20
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £37,650
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
3 5 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.00% 11.11% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 23
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Windows
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) BitLocker
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft