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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 129 165 160
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 45 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.25% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 2.06% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 14
Average salary £23,500 £29,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.96% +24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
890 1066 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.65% 26.93% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 908 712
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Northamptonshire +16 18 £21,250 +2.40% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £41,000 +17.14% 6
Lincolnshire -1 8 £23,250 +13.41% 2
Derbyshire +21 6 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Leicestershire +11 1 £47,500 +72.72% 2
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (82.89%) Microsoft
3 49 (64.47%) Windows 7
4 46 (60.53%) Active Directory
5 37 (48.68%) MS Office
6 35 (46.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (39.47%) Windows XP
9 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
10 25 (32.89%) Internet
11 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
11 23 (30.26%) SQL
12 21 (27.63%) UNIX
13 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 18 (23.68%) ITIL
15 16 (21.05%) Oracle
16 14 (18.42%) EMC
16 14 (18.42%) Solaris
16 14 (18.42%) Linux
16 14 (18.42%) Apache
16 14 (18.42%) Tomcat
16 14 (18.42%) MS Exchange
16 14 (18.42%) ADSL
16 14 (18.42%) Broadband
16 14 (18.42%) Lync
17 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (15.79%) DNS
19 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (18.42%) Apache
1 14 (18.42%) Tomcat
1 14 (18.42%) MS Exchange
1 14 (18.42%) Lync
2 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (48.68%) MS Office
2 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.95%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Office 365
3 3 (3.95%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) Internet
2 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.42%) ADSL
3 14 (18.42%) Broadband
4 12 (15.79%) DNS
5 9 (11.84%) WAN
5 9 (11.84%) Firewall
6 6 (7.89%) LAN
7 5 (6.58%) VPN
8 3 (3.95%) SAN
8 3 (3.95%) DHCP
8 3 (3.95%) VLAN
9 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.63%) LDAP
10 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Law
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) IT Support
2 20 (26.32%) Support Technician
3 18 (23.68%) IT Support Technician
4 15 (19.74%) Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) Applications Support
6 11 (14.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (13.16%) Support Analyst
8 9 (11.84%) UNIX Support
8 9 (11.84%) Linux Support
9 7 (9.21%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (6.58%) Administrator
12 4 (5.26%) IT Manager
12 4 (5.26%) Network Administrator
12 4 (5.26%) Network Support
13 3 (3.95%) Citrix Engineer
13 3 (3.95%) Help Desk Analyst
14 2 (2.63%) Architect
14 2 (2.63%) Technical Architect
14 2 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.26%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.32%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) PDA
1 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) iPhone
2 2 (2.63%) Kindle
2 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) EPoS
3 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Windows 7
3 35 (46.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (39.47%) Windows XP
6 21 (27.63%) UNIX
7 14 (18.42%) Solaris
7 14 (18.42%) Linux
8 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.95%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
2 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (7.89%) Project Management
4 5 (6.58%) Workflow
4 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.95%) Release Management
5 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.95%) CRM
6 2 (2.63%) Migration
6 2 (2.63%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.63%) Time Management
6 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.32%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.32%) DNA
7 1 (1.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
2 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.84%) MCP
3 6 (7.89%) MCTS
3 6 (7.89%) MCITP
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.26%) XenApp
4 4 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
2 2 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (82.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 14 (18.42%) EMC
4 9 (11.84%) VMware
5 6 (7.89%) Citrix
6 4 (5.26%) Apple
7 3 (3.95%) AppSense
7 3 (3.95%) Google
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.63%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.32%) LexisNexis
9 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.32%) Civica
9 1 (1.32%) Sage
9 1 (1.32%) NetApp
9 1 (1.32%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco
9 1 (1.32%) HP
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