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 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 63 82 98
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.63% 0.41% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.51% 1.89% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Median salary £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -21.81%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
169 159 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.11% 21.90% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 136 133 214
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,500 £26,700
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 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
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 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
Leicester +17 8 - -
Kegworth - 8 - -
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
3 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
4 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 22 (84.62%) MS Office
5 19 (73.08%) Windows XP
6 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
6 18 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (61.54%) Apple iOS
7 16 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (61.54%) VPN
7 16 (61.54%) Citrix
7 16 (61.54%) Blackberry
7 16 (61.54%) Migration
7 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
8 13 (50.00%) Finance
8 13 (50.00%) Legal
9 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
11 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (11.54%) VMware
13 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (11.54%) Banking
13 3 (11.54%) International Banking
13 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007

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 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 18 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
5 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (84.62%) MS Office
2 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
1 13 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) Leaflet
1 1 (3.85%) OpenLayers
1 1 (3.85%) PostGIS
1 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows XP
3 16 (61.54%) Apple iOS
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
8 2 (7.69%) Linux
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
1 16 (61.54%) Migration
2 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Logistics
3 1 (3.85%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.54%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCTS
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Lotus
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat