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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 110 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.079% 0.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 3.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
338 250 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.76% 19.98% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 176 146 238
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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