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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.68% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.37% 3.48% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 15
Median salary £22,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £24,300 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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
337 374 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.97% 19.52% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 281 320 428
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 22 January 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 19 (67.86%) Windows 7
5 18 (64.29%) VMware
6 16 (57.14%) MS Office
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
7 15 (53.57%) Windows 10
8 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (42.86%) MCSE
10 12 (42.86%) SCCM
10 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
10 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
11 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
11 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
12 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 8 (28.57%) Degree
12 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
12 8 (28.57%) MCP
12 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (25.00%) Firewall
13 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (25.00%) Office 365
14 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (21.43%) LAN

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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) VLAN
3 3 (10.71%) VoIP
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) IPv4
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Server Support
6 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) CCTV
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows 7
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 15 (53.57%) Windows 10
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (7.14%) Android
10 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Network Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Process Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (42.86%) MCSE
2 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) Degree
4 8 (28.57%) MCP
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) MCSA
6 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.57%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) vSphere
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.71%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
4 3 (10.71%) SonicWALL
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos
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