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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 167 153 162
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.58% 0.49% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 1.88% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 0
Average salary £27,500 £23,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1066 797 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.90% 25.85% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 907 684 711
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £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 18 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 18 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 +2 12 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Leicestershire -10 6 £27,500 +37.50% 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £20,500 -
Northamptonshire -19 2 £20,750 +3.75% 1
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (43.64%) MS Excel
4 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
5 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
5 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
6 20 (36.36%) VMware
7 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (32.73%) Android
8 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (32.73%) C#
8 18 (32.73%) .NET
9 16 (29.09%) HTML
9 16 (29.09%) CSS
9 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
9 16 (29.09%) WCF
9 16 (29.09%) Apple iOS
10 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 15 (27.27%) Mobile App
10 15 (27.27%) Windows Phone
10 15 (27.27%) Cocoa Touch
10 15 (27.27%) iOS Development
10 15 (27.27%) Windows XP
10 15 (27.27%) Web Services
10 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 15 (27.27%) C++
10 15 (27.27%) VB
10 15 (27.27%) Cocoa

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.91%) Lync
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (43.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) DNS
2 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.18%) Wireless
3 8 (14.55%) DHCP
4 6 (10.91%) Firewall
4 6 (10.91%) SAN
5 4 (7.27%) WAN
6 3 (5.45%) LAN
7 2 (3.64%) Internet
7 2 (3.64%) NetScreen
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.82%) NAS
8 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.82%) RTP
8 1 (1.82%) H.323
8 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Xcode
General
1 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Software Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Team Leader
2 8 (14.55%) Development Team Leader
3 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) IT Support
4 6 (10.91%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Build Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) .NET
2 16 (29.09%) HTML
2 16 (29.09%) CSS
2 16 (29.09%) WCF
3 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 15 (27.27%) Cocoa Touch
3 15 (27.27%) Web Services
3 15 (27.27%) Cocoa
4 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.82%) WPF
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.82%) HTML5
5 1 (1.82%) CSS3
5 1 (1.82%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) SystemC
3 3 (5.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (32.73%) Android
5 16 (29.09%) Apple iOS
6 15 (27.27%) Windows Phone
6 15 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) iOS Development
1 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) Android Development
3 10 (18.18%) ITIL
3 10 (18.18%) MVC
4 9 (16.36%) OOP
4 9 (16.36%) OO
5 8 (14.55%) Matrix Management
5 8 (14.55%) Product Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.82%) MVVM
9 1 (1.82%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.82%) ETL
9 1 (1.82%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) C#
2 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.27%) C++
2 15 (27.27%) VB
2 15 (27.27%) Objective-C
2 15 (27.27%) XAML
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.45%) C
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.18%) MCSE
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
3 6 (10.91%) MCITP
4 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.45%) VCAP
5 3 (5.45%) CCEE
5 3 (5.45%) CCIA
5 3 (5.45%) MCSA
5 3 (5.45%) CCA
5 3 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) HP AIS
7 1 (1.82%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.82%) CCDA
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
1 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
2 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) vSphere
4 4 (7.27%) XenApp
5 3 (5.45%) XenServer
5 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.64%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.82%) UAG
7 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) SCOM
2 3 (5.45%) SCDPM
2 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
3 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (14.55%) HP
3 8 (14.55%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) LANDesk
6 3 (5.45%) Xamarin
6 3 (5.45%) McKesson
6 3 (5.45%) Dell
7 2 (3.64%) AppSense
7 2 (3.64%) Intel
7 2 (3.64%) NetApp
7 2 (3.64%) Symantec
7 2 (3.64%) McAfee
7 2 (3.64%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.82%) Meraki
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