The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 17 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 Crewe region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe - 4.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 13.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 14.91% 32.62% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 24
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Cheshire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Crewe

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (33.33%) Draytek
4 2 (33.33%) NETGEAR
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) LAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Draytek
2 2 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec