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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 59 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.76% 0.94% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £21,000 £32,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -51.85%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
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
148 106 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.02% 19.10% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 127 79 170
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 27 January 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Lync
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) NetApp
8 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) IIS
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (18.75%) Lync
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Junior IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) HP
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago