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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
323 392 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.73% 28.00% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 176 204 152
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 4 (30.77%) XenApp
8 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (23.08%) Android
8 3 (23.08%) SCOM
8 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) TDD
9 2 (15.38%) Wireless
9 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (15.38%) McAfee
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco
9 2 (15.38%) Tcl
9 2 (15.38%) ICMP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) ICMP
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 2 (15.38%) DLNA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Mocha
1 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Android
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
6 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) OO
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) TDD
1 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
1 2 (15.38%) BDD
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Tcl
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
1 3 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCA
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (15.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (15.38%) Iperf
4 1 (7.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
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