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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 129 113 104
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.94% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.47% 4.15% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 25
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £21,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
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
405 434 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.02% 22.60% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 338 361 542
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
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 8 December 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
4 19 (61.29%) MS Excel
5 18 (58.06%) VMware
5 18 (58.06%) Windows 7
5 18 (58.06%) Windows Server
6 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
7 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
8 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
8 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
9 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
9 12 (38.71%) SCCM
9 12 (38.71%) Firewall
9 12 (38.71%) MCSE
9 12 (38.71%) MS Office
9 12 (38.71%) Citrix
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (29.03%) Cisco
12 8 (25.81%) MCP
12 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
12 8 (25.81%) Degree
12 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
12 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (22.58%) Office 365

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 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (61.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (38.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (16.13%) IPv4
3 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 5 (16.13%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
4 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) German Language
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) IT Support
2 8 (25.81%) SCCM Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) IT Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Server Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows 7
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Network Management
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) MCSE
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) Degree
3 8 (25.81%) MCP
4 5 (16.13%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) CCNP
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.90%) MCSA
5 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) Juniper
6 4 (12.90%) NetApp
6 4 (12.90%) SonicWALL
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