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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 105 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 1.14% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.38% 6.37% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 3
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
325 377 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.17% 17.85% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 279 328 385
Median salary £36,637 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) Windows 7
4 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
5 16 (66.67%) MS Office
6 13 (54.17%) VMware
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
7 12 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (37.50%) MCSE
10 9 (37.50%) SCCM
10 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
10 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
11 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (29.17%) LAN
12 6 (25.00%) MCP
12 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (25.00%) Office 365
12 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (25.00%) Degree
12 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (20.83%) Cisco

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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Office
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) VoIP
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) IPv4
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Network Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) CCTV
5 1 (4.17%) Life Science
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
4 12 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Process Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (37.50%) MCSE
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (8.33%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
6 1 (4.17%) MBCS
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos
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