Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 142 140
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.092% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 1.59% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Glasgow median annual salary £22,750 £18,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.66% -47.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,825 £17,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £24,675 £22,500 £41,000
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £20,000 £26,043
% change year-on-year +50.00% -23.20% +8.51%

Windows 8 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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 507 377 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.31% 16.79% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 344 244 268
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.51% +0.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £61,325
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix