The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 43 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.30% 1.56% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.03% 6.06% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £17,500 £19,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -56.66%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Operating Systems Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
116 66 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 38.03% 25.68% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 95 56 78
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Derby

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 23 (88.46%) Migration
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) MS Office
5 13 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (46.15%) SCCM
6 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
6 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (46.15%) VMware
6 12 (46.15%) Cisco
6 12 (46.15%) Apple
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 12 (46.15%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 11 (42.31%) Blackberry
7 11 (42.31%) VPN
7 11 (42.31%) Citrix
7 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
7 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
7 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
9 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
9 8 (30.77%) Legal
10 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (11.54%) International Banking
10 3 (11.54%) PowerShell

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
1 8 (30.77%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) International Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Analyst
3 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Desktop Support
4 8 (30.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Systems Support
4 8 (30.77%) Systems Support Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Desktop Support
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) CCTV
2 2 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 13 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Migration
2 12 (46.15%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Apple
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Lotus