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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 69 54 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.79% 2.07% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.31% 8.05% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £29,750 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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
116 174 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.27% 25.78% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 107 154 138
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,259 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Leicester -7 3 £27,500 +10.00%
Loughborough -10 2 £29,500 -
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Service Design
5 1 (20.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (20.00%) Slack
5 1 (20.00%) iPad
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Escalation Management
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware