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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 147 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.73% 0.60% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.97% 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 0
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
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
909 938 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.60% 29.50% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 769 808 865
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 £22,733 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 15 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Northamptonshire -20 4 £62,500 +78.57% 1
Leicestershire 0 3 £26,500 -24.28%
Derbyshire -14 2 £24,250 -8.49% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £21,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (59.26%) Windows 7
3 30 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
5 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
5 26 (48.15%) VMware
6 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (33.33%) DHCP
9 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
10 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
11 16 (29.63%) SLA
12 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (25.93%) Cisco
13 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
13 14 (25.93%) MCSE
14 13 (24.07%) DNS
15 12 (22.22%) MCITP
16 11 (20.37%) Windows Vista
16 11 (20.37%) vSphere
16 11 (20.37%) Internet
16 11 (20.37%) MS Office
17 9 (16.67%) Firewall
17 9 (16.67%) WAN
17 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 9 (16.67%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Lync
3 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.56%) CMS
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.70%) IIS
8 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.37%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) DHCP
1 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (24.07%) DNS
3 11 (20.37%) Internet
4 9 (16.67%) Firewall
4 9 (16.67%) WAN
5 8 (14.81%) VLAN
5 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
5 8 (14.81%) RTP
5 8 (14.81%) VoIP
5 8 (14.81%) H.323
6 7 (12.96%) SAN
7 6 (11.11%) Wireless
8 5 (9.26%) NetScreen
9 4 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (5.56%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.85%) LAN
11 1 (1.85%) SMTP
11 1 (1.85%) VPN
11 1 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Support Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Field Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.56%) Junior
7 3 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) Application Packaging
3 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.56%) LAMP
4 3 (5.56%) Ajax
4 3 (5.56%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (5.56%) XHTML
4 3 (5.56%) CSS3
4 3 (5.56%) HTML5
4 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.85%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
2 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Windows 7
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
7 11 (20.37%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.56%) Linux
8 3 (5.56%) Android
9 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.26%) CRM
2 4 (7.41%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) MVC
3 3 (5.56%) Migration
3 3 (5.56%) Web Development
4 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.70%) Data Management
4 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.85%) Information Security
5 1 (1.85%) OOP
5 1 (1.85%) DNA
5 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.85%) Time Management
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) C#
2 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.93%) MCSE
3 12 (22.22%) MCITP
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.81%) CCNA
6 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.41%) CCEE
7 4 (7.41%) CCA
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.56%) MCTS
8 3 (5.56%) Degree
9 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.85%) HND
10 1 (1.85%) VCAP
10 1 (1.85%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (20.37%) vSphere
5 5 (9.26%) XenApp
6 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.56%) XenMobile
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco
4 9 (16.67%) HP
5 8 (14.81%) Avaya
6 6 (11.11%) Citrix
7 4 (7.41%) Open-E
8 3 (5.56%) AppSense
8 3 (5.56%) Adobe
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.70%) Veeam
9 2 (3.70%) Apple
9 2 (3.70%) Sophos
9 2 (3.70%) Symantec
10 1 (1.85%) Civica
10 1 (1.85%) Dell
10 1 (1.85%) Intel
10 1 (1.85%) NetApp
10 1 (1.85%) McAfee
10 1 (1.85%) Sage
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