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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 138 140 170
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 35 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 1.20% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.01% 5.06% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 22
Median salary £23,500 £22,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
872 870 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.49% 23.81% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 683 736 900
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 19 £22,500 -34.78% 1
Derbyshire +14 13 £17,500 -33.33%
Leicestershire +19 11 £22,000 +2.32% 1
Northamptonshire 0 7 £23,500 +17.50% 2
Lincolnshire -5 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (76.39%) Active Directory
3 44 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 40 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 39 (54.17%) Windows Server
6 38 (52.78%) Windows 7
7 31 (43.06%) Migration
8 29 (40.28%) MS Office
9 28 (38.89%) MS Excel
9 28 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (36.11%) Windows XP
10 26 (36.11%) VMware
11 25 (34.72%) SCCM
11 25 (34.72%) Cisco
11 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (30.56%) VPN
14 19 (26.39%) Citrix
15 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (23.61%) SharePoint
17 16 (22.22%) Blackberry
17 16 (22.22%) Incident Management
17 16 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (22.22%) Apple iOS
18 15 (20.83%) Desktop Virtualisation
18 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (20.83%) Apple
19 14 (19.44%) Finance
20 13 (18.06%) Legal
20 13 (18.06%) Service Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 28 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) SharePoint
5 11 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (40.28%) MS Office
2 28 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.50%) Office 365
3 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) VPN
2 9 (12.50%) Firewall
3 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.33%) LAN
4 6 (8.33%) VoIP
4 6 (8.33%) WAN
5 5 (6.94%) DNS
6 4 (5.56%) ADSL
7 3 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.78%) DHCP
8 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.39%) Internet
9 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Legal
3 8 (11.11%) Games
4 4 (5.56%) French Language
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
5 3 (4.17%) International Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Local Government
6 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.39%) German Language
7 1 (1.39%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
7 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Analyst
2 22 (30.56%) Support Engineer
3 15 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) IT Support
6 9 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Systems Support
7 8 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) Service Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
1 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.39%) CSS
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) jQuery
2 1 (1.39%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.39%) OpenLayers
2 1 (1.39%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.94%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) EPoS
4 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) CCTV
6 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 38 (52.78%) Windows 7
4 26 (36.11%) Windows XP
5 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (12.50%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.56%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.78%) Linux
11 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Migration
2 16 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 15 (20.83%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 13 (18.06%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.11%) ITIL
6 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
6 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Game Development
8 2 (2.78%) Document Management
9 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.39%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.39%) Logistics
9 1 (1.39%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) C#
2 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.17%) VBA
3 3 (4.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.89%) MCSA
3 8 (11.11%) MCSE
4 7 (9.72%) Degree
5 4 (5.56%) MCP
6 3 (4.17%) MCTS
7 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.39%) MCITP
7 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (76.39%) Active Directory
2 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) XenApp
4 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (34.72%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) MOM
2 3 (4.17%) SCSM
2 3 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.11%) VMware
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco
4 19 (26.39%) Citrix
5 15 (20.83%) Apple
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle
7 3 (4.17%) HP
7 3 (4.17%) Lotus
8 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.39%) SAP
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