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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 52 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.65% 2.90% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 10.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £24,250 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
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
76 56 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 24.68% 27.05% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 65 50 80
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) CCA
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) VCAP
2 1 (20.00%) CCEE
2 1 (20.00%) CCIA
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco