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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.54% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 246 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.09% 38.26% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 121 234 93
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) AppDNA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) VCAP
5 1 (20.00%) CCEE
5 1 (20.00%) CCIA
5 1 (20.00%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCAP
1 1 (20.00%) CCEE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIA
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) AppDNA
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Epicor
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense