The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 50.00% 8.33% 42.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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 Aberdeenshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 50.00% 8.33% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +132.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware