The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 82 110 116
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.43% 1.03% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 4.20% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 9
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -25.80%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
Windows 8
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
228 429 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.23% 24.66% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 201 346 349
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 3 - - 1
Chester - 1 £25,000 - 2
Windows 8
North West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) MCITP
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Samsung
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Dell
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) EPoS
7 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
7 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Broadband
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
1 3 (21.43%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
1 3 (21.43%) MCSA
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) Samsung
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Sage
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
Runcorn, Cheshire
Rowlands Pharmacy
Salary: £20,080.52 per annum +£2,500 Annual Bonus, Saturday Overtime
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago