The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 91 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 0.90% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £25,000 £25,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -21.53%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
255 332 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.30% 23.90% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 146 197 205
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) SCCM
3 8 (80.00%) SCOM
4 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) Case Management
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
1 8 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago