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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 49 45
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby - 0.31% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.16% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
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
68 86 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 28.57% 26.96% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59 77 66
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP