The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 71 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 2.76% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £21,500 £27,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
Windows 8
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 217 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.08% 23.06% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 132 208 134
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Leicestershire region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leicester +13 3 £21,500 -21.81% 2
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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