The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.77% 25.08% 18.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.92% 90.91% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 65
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £23,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 88 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.32% 27.59% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 65 68
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 36 (43.37%) Linux
2 29 (34.94%) Java
3 25 (30.12%) ABAP
3 25 (30.12%) AIX
3 25 (30.12%) SAP
3 25 (30.12%) NetWeaver
3 25 (30.12%) SAP Basis
4 24 (28.92%) Active Directory
5 22 (26.51%) NWDI
6 21 (25.30%) VMware
7 20 (24.10%) Oracle
8 19 (22.89%) Windows 7
9 17 (20.48%) MS Office
10 16 (19.28%) Citrix
10 16 (19.28%) SLA
11 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
11 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
12 14 (16.87%) ERP
12 14 (16.87%) SAP BW
12 14 (16.87%) SAP Portal
12 14 (16.87%) SAP Security
12 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
12 14 (16.87%) SAP BC
13 13 (15.66%) Degree
13 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
14 12 (14.46%) C#
14 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
14 12 (14.46%) SAN
14 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (14.46%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (30.12%) NetWeaver
2 14 (16.87%) SAP Portal
3 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
4 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (3.61%) IIS
8 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.20%) Documentum
10 1 (1.20%) Apache
10 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.20%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Office
2 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) SAN
2 11 (13.25%) Firewall
3 4 (4.82%) DNS
4 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.61%) VPN
4 3 (3.61%) VoIP
5 2 (2.41%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.41%) BGP
5 2 (2.41%) DHCP
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
5 2 (2.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) PBX
6 1 (1.20%) SMTP
6 1 (1.20%) Intranet
6 1 (1.20%) OSPF
6 1 (1.20%) VLAN
6 1 (1.20%) VSAT
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SAP BW
2 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) EDMS
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) NWDI
2 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.41%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Maven
2 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Administrator
2 14 (16.87%) Consultant
2 14 (16.87%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 14 (16.87%) SAP Administrator
3 13 (15.66%) Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 12 (14.46%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (13.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 11 (13.25%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
5 11 (13.25%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Desktop Support
7 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
8 7 (8.43%) Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 7 (8.43%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.12%) SAP Basis
2 14 (16.87%) SAP BC
3 10 (12.05%) .NET
4 7 (8.43%) HTML
5 6 (7.23%) CSS
6 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.82%) WCF
7 4 (4.82%) Ajax
8 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.82%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.82%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.37%) Linux
2 25 (30.12%) AIX
3 19 (22.89%) Windows 7
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.64%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) UNIX
7 1 (1.20%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) ERP
1 14 (16.87%) SAP Security
1 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
2 11 (13.25%) Workflow
2 11 (13.25%) Migration
3 4 (4.82%) High Availability
3 4 (4.82%) Web Development
3 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
3 4 (4.82%) Scrum
3 4 (4.82%) ITIL
4 3 (3.61%) MVC
4 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
4 3 (3.61%) Information Management
4 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (3.61%) System Testing
5 2 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.41%) Change Management
6 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.20%) OOP
6 1 (1.20%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) Java
2 25 (30.12%) ABAP
3 12 (14.46%) C#
4 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.02%) SQL
6 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.61%) CCNA
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.61%) MCSE
4 2 (2.41%) MCITP
4 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CCNP
5 1 (1.20%) HND
5 1 (1.20%) MCDST
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.43%) XenApp
3 5 (6.02%) vSphere
4 4 (4.82%) XenServer
4 4 (4.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) SCCM
2 6 (7.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) MOM
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (30.12%) SAP
2 21 (25.30%) VMware
3 20 (24.10%) Oracle
4 16 (19.28%) Citrix
5 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.05%) Dell
7 9 (10.84%) Cisco
8 6 (7.23%) EMC
9 5 (6.02%) HP
9 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.82%) NetApp
11 2 (2.41%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.20%) Apple
12 1 (1.20%) Avaya
12 1 (1.20%) CommVault
12 1 (1.20%) Symantec
12 1 (1.20%) McAfee
12 1 (1.20%) NETGEAR
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