The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 134 140 171
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 35 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.11% 1.04% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.01% 4.14% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 19
Average salary £29,252 £22,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -21.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,909 £31,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
Windows 8
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
873 798 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.57% 25.11% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 646 699 819
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows 8
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Derbyshire +15 18 £29,252 +30.00% 1
Leicestershire +17 15 £32,500 +44.44% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 8 £30,000 +27.65% 2
Northamptonshire -5 4 £20,000 -12.08% 2
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (79.10%) Active Directory
3 40 (59.70%) Windows 7
4 37 (55.22%) MS Exchange
5 32 (47.76%) Windows Server
6 31 (46.27%) VMware
7 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
8 27 (40.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (37.31%) MS Office
11 24 (35.82%) MS Excel
11 24 (35.82%) Migration
12 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
13 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (28.36%) Cisco
14 16 (23.88%) SCCM
14 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (22.39%) Apple
15 15 (22.39%) VPN
16 14 (20.90%) Incident Management
16 14 (20.90%) Apple iOS
17 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
18 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
18 11 (16.42%) WAN
18 11 (16.42%) LAN
18 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
18 11 (16.42%) Finance
19 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 37 (55.22%) MS Exchange
2 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MS Office
2 24 (35.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) VPN
2 11 (16.42%) LAN
2 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.42%) WAN
3 6 (8.96%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) DNS
5 3 (4.48%) VoIP
6 2 (2.99%) Internet
7 1 (1.49%) DHCP
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Legal
3 4 (5.97%) Games
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Local Government
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Support Analyst
3 20 (29.85%) IT Support
4 16 (23.88%) Support Engineer
5 12 (17.91%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (16.42%) IT Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) IT Support Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (14.93%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 10 (14.93%) Desktop Support
7 10 (14.93%) Systems Support
8 9 (13.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (11.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (11.94%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (11.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (11.94%) IT Engineer
9 8 (11.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (10.45%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (10.45%) Windows Support Engineer
10 7 (10.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) CSS
1 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) Leaflet
3 1 (1.49%) PostGIS
3 1 (1.49%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.96%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) AS400
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (59.70%) Windows 7
3 32 (47.76%) Windows Server
4 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
6 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (20.90%) Apple iOS
8 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.46%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.99%) Linux
10 2 (2.99%) Unix
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Migration
2 14 (20.90%) Incident Management
3 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.46%) CRM
6 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Game Development
7 3 (4.48%) ITIL
7 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.49%) Data Security
8 1 (1.49%) Data Validation
8 1 (1.49%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (1.49%) ERP
8 1 (1.49%) Logistics
8 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.49%) SDLC
8 1 (1.49%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.49%) Ticket Management
8 1 (1.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) C#
2 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.99%) VBScript
3 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) MCSA
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) MCSE
4 3 (4.48%) MCP
5 2 (2.99%) MCTS
6 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 53 (79.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (40.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) VMware
2 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
3 19 (28.36%) Cisco
4 15 (22.39%) Apple
5 10 (14.93%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) Avaya
7 3 (4.48%) Veeam
8 2 (2.99%) CA
8 2 (2.99%) Dell
8 2 (2.99%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.99%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) arcserve
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) Trend Micro
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