The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 11 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 6.67% 4.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -
Windows 8
West 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 Dudley region.

Operating Systems Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 50.00% 17.39% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £29,462
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley 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 Dudley

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Dudley

Windows 8
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning