Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 132 135
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.23% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 1.08% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Glasgow median annual salary £18,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.57% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £16,250 £32,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £19,150 £41,000 £42,500
Scotland median annual salary £19,500 £26,293 £28,000
% change year-on-year -25.84% -6.10% -1.75%

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 390 465 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.00% 21.63% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 249 264 367
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £58,025 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

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 23 November 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix