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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 150 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 1.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
868 932 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.10% 29.31% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 750 804 800
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Nottinghamshire +6 14 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Northamptonshire -7 9 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Leicestershire -7 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Derbyshire -17 1 £50,000 +88.67% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £17,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Windows 7
3 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
3 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
4 27 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (47.06%) VMware
6 23 (45.10%) MS Excel
7 21 (41.18%) Hyper-V
7 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 17 (33.33%) DHCP
9 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (29.41%) MCSE
12 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
12 14 (27.45%) SLA
12 14 (27.45%) Cisco
12 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
13 13 (25.49%) DNS
13 13 (25.49%) MCITP
14 12 (23.53%) Windows XP
15 11 (21.57%) vSphere
16 9 (17.65%) Office 365
16 9 (17.65%) .NET
16 9 (17.65%) Internet
17 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
17 8 (15.69%) VLAN
17 8 (15.69%) Wireshark
17 8 (15.69%) RTP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (11.76%) Lync
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.88%) CMS
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.96%) IIS
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (45.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 17 (33.33%) DHCP
3 13 (25.49%) DNS
4 9 (17.65%) Internet
5 8 (15.69%) VLAN
5 8 (15.69%) Wireshark
5 8 (15.69%) RTP
5 8 (15.69%) H.323
5 8 (15.69%) SAN
5 8 (15.69%) VoIP
5 8 (15.69%) WAN
6 7 (13.73%) Firewall
7 5 (9.80%) Wireless
8 4 (7.84%) NetScreen
9 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.88%) Subversion
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Support Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) IT Support
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Field Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.88%) Junior
6 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) Application Packaging
3 4 (7.84%) HTML5
3 4 (7.84%) CSS3
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) XHTML
4 3 (5.88%) LAMP
4 3 (5.88%) Ajax
4 3 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.96%) WCF
6 1 (1.96%) WPF
6 1 (1.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Windows 7
3 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (23.53%) Windows XP
7 7 (13.73%) Windows Vista
8 4 (7.84%) Android
9 3 (5.88%) Linux
9 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) CRM
2 5 (9.80%) MVC
3 3 (5.88%) Migration
3 3 (5.88%) Web Development
4 2 (3.92%) Data Management
4 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.96%) OOP
5 1 (1.96%) Information Security
5 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.96%) MVVM
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) C#
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (29.41%) MCSE
3 13 (25.49%) MCITP
4 8 (15.69%) CCNA
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.84%) CCEE
6 4 (7.84%) CCA
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.88%) MCTS
8 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.92%) Degree
9 1 (1.96%) CCIA
9 1 (1.96%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (21.57%) vSphere
5 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.92%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.96%) UAG
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.88%) XenMobile
3 2 (3.92%) WSUS
4 1 (1.96%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (47.06%) VMware
3 14 (27.45%) Cisco
4 8 (15.69%) Avaya
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) Citrix
6 3 (5.88%) Sophos
6 3 (5.88%) Symantec
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Adobe
6 3 (5.88%) AppSense
6 3 (5.88%) Open-E
7 2 (3.92%) Veeam
7 2 (3.92%) NetApp
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) Intel
7 2 (3.92%) McAfee
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.96%) Ruckus Wireless
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