The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 133 147 162
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.52% 0.094%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 1.96% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £26,293 £24,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.55% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £20,875 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £27,226 £30,000 £29,850
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
Windows 8
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
492 816 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.67% 26.50% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 335 473 503
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,121 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows 8
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +17 4 £26,293 -12.35%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Windows 8
UK

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (42.86%) Firewall
7 6 (42.86%) SCCM
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 4 (28.57%) LAN
9 4 (28.57%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) Office 365
9 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
10 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
10 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
10 3 (21.43%) SQL
10 3 (21.43%) MS Office
10 3 (21.43%) SLA
10 3 (21.43%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) Broadband
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
8 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
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