Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 17.39% 10.20% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 3
Aberdeen median annual salary £38,000 £50,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +108.33% -36.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £42,500 £20,200
90th Percentile £43,450 £58,250 £39,200
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +8.47%

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 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 17.39% 10.20% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Aberdeen median annual salary £38,000 £50,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +108.33% -36.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,100 £20,200
90th Percentile £43,450 £57,950 £39,200
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% +4.38% +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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Advertising
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) ERP
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) XAML
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms

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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Director
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) LINQ
2 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCENT
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com