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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 111 88
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.077% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.32% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 174 314 234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 18.59% 24.12% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 85 172 148
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.79% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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

Windows 8
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Windows 8
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec