The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 104 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 3.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
303 307 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.73% 25.25% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 153 170 207
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Glasgow

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Skype
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Billing
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware