Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 11.63% 4.88% 18.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Aberdeen median annual salary £36,000 £41,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% +41.38% -21.62%
10th Percentile £18,900 £25,725 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,750 £58,350 £39,025
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -3.85% +0.65% +7.27%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 20.93% 4.88% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 8
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +41.38% -21.62%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,725 £19,500
90th Percentile £43,950 £58,350 £39,025
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Aberdeen

Windows
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Windows in Aberdeen

Windows
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (30.00%) WinForms
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) VPN

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee
3 1 (10.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCENT
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft