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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 39 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.12% 0.32% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
60 87 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 25.42% 27.71% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 50 77 44
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,800 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Derby region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Derby

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Sage 200
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (60.00%) PDA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL