The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 59 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.44% 1.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £24,250 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Windows 8
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 86 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.18% 22.51% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 75 70 130
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -15 2 £24,250 -8.49%
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) Agile Software Development

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
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
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
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%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
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
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%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin