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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 72 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.27% 0.19% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £21,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
200 102 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 27.03% 19.81% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 165 89 245
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,950 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) IIS
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (7.69%) Android
8 1 (7.69%) jQuery
8 1 (7.69%) VLAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Junior IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sophos
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago