The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 159 155 171
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.55% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.23% 2.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 0
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £31,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.69% -33.68%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1031 807 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.88% 26.17% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 882 686 709
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 12 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Leicestershire -4 6 £27,500 +37.50% 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £20,500 -
Northamptonshire -19 2 £27,000 +12.50% 2
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
3 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
3 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
3 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
5 20 (37.74%) Hyper-V
5 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (37.74%) VMware
6 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
8 16 (30.19%) C#
8 16 (30.19%) .NET
8 16 (30.19%) Android
9 15 (28.30%) Windows XP
10 14 (26.42%) HTML
10 14 (26.42%) CSS
10 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (26.42%) WCF
10 14 (26.42%) Apple iOS
11 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
11 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
11 13 (24.53%) Windows Phone
11 13 (24.53%) iOS Development
11 13 (24.53%) Cocoa Touch
11 13 (24.53%) Web Services
11 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
11 13 (24.53%) C++
11 13 (24.53%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.32%) Lync
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.87%) Wireless
3 8 (15.09%) DHCP
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
4 6 (11.32%) SAN
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) Internet
7 2 (3.77%) NetScreen
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
7 2 (3.77%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.89%) NAS
8 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
8 1 (1.89%) RTP
8 1 (1.89%) H.323
8 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Xcode
2 1 (1.89%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Developer
1 8 (15.09%) Analyst
1 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Team Leader
2 7 (13.21%) Development Team Leader
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) IT Support
4 5 (9.43%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (7.55%) Support Technician
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Build Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
2 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
2 14 (26.42%) WCF
3 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
3 13 (24.53%) Cocoa Touch
3 13 (24.53%) Web Services
3 13 (24.53%) Cocoa
4 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.89%) WPF
5 1 (1.89%) CSS3
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (1.89%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) SystemC
3 3 (5.66%) NHS
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (30.19%) Android
6 15 (28.30%) Windows XP
7 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (26.42%) Apple iOS
8 13 (24.53%) Windows Phone
9 4 (7.55%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) iOS Development
1 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
2 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 10 (18.87%) Android Development
3 9 (16.98%) MVC
4 8 (15.09%) OOP
4 8 (15.09%) OO
5 7 (13.21%) Matrix Management
5 7 (13.21%) Product Management
6 4 (7.55%) Change Management
6 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
8 2 (3.77%) Migration
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.89%) MVVM
9 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) C++
2 13 (24.53%) VB
2 13 (24.53%) XAML
2 13 (24.53%) Objective-C
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.66%) C
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCSE
3 9 (16.98%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) MCITP
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.66%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) CCA
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) CCEE
6 2 (3.77%) CCIA
6 2 (3.77%) VCAP
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) HP AIS
7 1 (1.89%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.89%) CCDA
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.74%) Hyper-V
3 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
5 4 (7.55%) XenApp
6 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.77%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.77%) XenServer
7 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.89%) UAG
8 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.77%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.77%) WSUS
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.74%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) HP
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) LANDesk
6 3 (5.66%) Xamarin
6 3 (5.66%) Dell
6 3 (5.66%) McKesson
7 2 (3.77%) NetApp
7 2 (3.77%) Symantec
7 2 (3.77%) McAfee
7 2 (3.77%) Sophos
7 2 (3.77%) Intel
8 1 (1.89%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.89%) Veeam
8 1 (1.89%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.89%) Meraki
8 1 (1.89%) Meru Networks
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Ventures
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18-£21k
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, West Midlands
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago