The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 115 122 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.20% 0.67% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.68% 3.51% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 20
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
419 342 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.91% 19.18% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 339 317 366
Median salary £32,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Birmingham region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
3 40 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 31 (56.36%) VMware
4 31 (56.36%) Windows Server
5 26 (47.27%) MS Exchange
6 25 (45.45%) Windows 7
7 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (40.00%) Citrix
10 21 (38.18%) Windows XP
10 21 (38.18%) Firewall
11 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
11 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
12 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
13 18 (32.73%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (27.27%) SLA
15 14 (25.45%) VLAN
15 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (25.45%) Windows 10
16 13 (23.64%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (23.64%) XenApp
16 13 (23.64%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (21.82%) VMware ESX
17 12 (21.82%) SonicWALL
17 12 (21.82%) WAN
17 12 (21.82%) SQL
17 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (20.00%) ITIL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 26 (47.27%) MS Exchange
2 18 (32.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) Firewall
2 14 (25.45%) VLAN
3 13 (23.64%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (21.82%) WAN
5 11 (20.00%) LAN
6 6 (10.91%) DHCP
7 5 (9.09%) DNS
7 5 (9.09%) SAN
7 5 (9.09%) VPN
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.27%) IPv4
8 4 (7.27%) Network Security
8 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.82%) ADSL
9 1 (1.82%) IPsec
9 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.82%) OSPF
9 1 (1.82%) PPTP
9 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.09%) French Language
1 5 (9.09%) German Language
2 3 (5.45%) Legal
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Service Desk Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) IT Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) IT Support
3 8 (14.55%) IT Support Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Server Support
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Windows Server
3 25 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (38.18%) Windows XP
6 14 (25.45%) Windows 10
6 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (23.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.27%) Android
9 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
10 3 (5.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
2 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
2 8 (14.55%) Web Testing
3 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
3 3 (5.45%) Web Filtering
4 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.82%) Business Development
5 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.82%) Data Security
5 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.82%) Migration
5 1 (1.82%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.82%) Project Management
5 1 (1.82%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) VB
2 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
2 3 (5.45%) VB6
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.36%) MCSE
3 8 (14.55%) ISEB
3 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.91%) MCSA
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.27%) CCNA
6 4 (7.27%) CCNP
6 4 (7.27%) MCTS
6 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.45%) MCDST
8 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.82%) Degree
9 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
4 13 (23.64%) XenApp
5 12 (21.82%) VMware ESX
6 7 (12.73%) vSphere
7 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.82%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
2 31 (56.36%) VMware
3 22 (40.00%) Citrix
4 12 (21.82%) SonicWALL
5 10 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (7.27%) Juniper
7 3 (5.45%) DevExpress
8 2 (3.64%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec
8 2 (3.64%) Veeam
9 1 (1.82%) AppSense
9 1 (1.82%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.82%) Sophos
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