The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 57 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.79% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.05% 0.68% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £21,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.07%
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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 146 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 25.37% 24.66% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 144 109 152
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Coventry

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 7 (38.89%) MS Office
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Lync
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Vista
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL
9 3 (16.67%) CRM
9 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) Internet
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) IBM
9 3 (16.67%) Citrix
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (16.67%) NetApp
9 3 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
9 3 (16.67%) Office 365
9 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
9 3 (16.67%) AppDNA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Lync
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago