The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
Windows 8
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 Aberdeenshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 25.00% 33.33% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £20,500 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Aberdeenshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Aberdeenshire region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows 8
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire region citing Windows 8 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 8.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) iPad

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire region citing Windows 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Apple