The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 62 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.79% 0.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.58% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 236 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 30.60% 34.30% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 171 165 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows 8
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 5 (55.56%) AppDNA
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Lync
6 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (22.22%) Lync
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) AppDNA
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) NetApp
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) HP
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