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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 148 159 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 26 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.43% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 1.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 0
Average salary £27,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
922 969 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.32% 29.99% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 779 852 849
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 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
Nottinghamshire +3 11 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Northamptonshire -19 6 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Leicestershire +9 5 £26,500 -47.00%
Derbyshire -12 2 £24,250 -8.49%
Lincolnshire - 1 £25,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
4 27 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 24 (44.44%) VMware
6 21 (38.89%) DHCP
7 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (29.63%) SLA
10 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
10 16 (29.63%) MCSE
11 15 (27.78%) DNS
11 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
13 13 (24.07%) MCITP
14 12 (22.22%) Windows Vista
14 12 (22.22%) MS Office
15 11 (20.37%) Firewall
15 11 (20.37%) Cisco
16 10 (18.52%) Internet
16 10 (18.52%) vSphere
17 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 9 (16.67%) WAN
18 8 (14.81%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (9.26%) Lync
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.56%) CMS
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.85%) Maya
4 1 (1.85%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) DHCP
2 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 15 (27.78%) DNS
4 11 (20.37%) Firewall
5 10 (18.52%) Internet
6 9 (16.67%) WAN
7 8 (14.81%) VoIP
7 8 (14.81%) RTP
7 8 (14.81%) VLAN
7 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
7 8 (14.81%) H.323
8 6 (11.11%) SAN
9 5 (9.26%) NetScreen
10 4 (7.41%) Wireless
10 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
10 4 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.85%) NAS
11 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.85%) LAN
11 1 (1.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.85%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Support Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Field Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Support
8 3 (5.56%) Junior
8 3 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
1 6 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 3 (5.56%) Ajax
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
2 3 (5.56%) XHTML
2 3 (5.56%) HTML5
2 3 (5.56%) CSS3
2 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.56%) jQuery
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) CGI
4 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
1 1 (1.85%) Animation
1 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.85%) iPhone
1 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
6 12 (22.22%) Windows Vista
7 4 (7.41%) Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.85%) Android
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.85%) CentOS
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.41%) CRM
1 4 (7.41%) MVC
2 3 (5.56%) Migration
2 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (5.56%) Web Development
3 2 (3.70%) Data Management
3 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (1.85%) OOP
4 1 (1.85%) ERP
4 1 (1.85%) DNA
4 1 (1.85%) Information Security
4 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.85%) Project Management
4 1 (1.85%) Time Management
4 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 3 (5.56%) C#
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (29.63%) MCSE
3 13 (24.07%) MCITP
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.81%) CCNA
6 6 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (9.26%) CCA
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (9.26%) CCEE
8 4 (7.41%) Degree
8 4 (7.41%) MCTS
9 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.85%) VCAP
10 1 (1.85%) CCIA
10 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (18.52%) vSphere
5 5 (9.26%) XenApp
5 5 (9.26%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.85%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 24 (44.44%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) Cisco
3 8 (14.81%) Avaya
4 6 (11.11%) HP
4 6 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) Open-E
5 4 (7.41%) AppSense
5 4 (7.41%) Adobe
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle
8 1 (1.85%) Sage
8 1 (1.85%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) Sophos
8 1 (1.85%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.85%) Civica
8 1 (1.85%) Google
8 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
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