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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 58 73 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.82% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 0.64% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £38,750 £22,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £22,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £22,500 £28,100
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
208 157 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.05% 22.89% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 182 142 231
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 - 9 £38,750 - 1
Kegworth - 9 - -
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) MS Exchange
3 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
4 19 (65.52%) MS Office
4 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
5 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
6 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
6 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (48.28%) Apple iOS
8 13 (44.83%) Windows XP
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
9 11 (37.93%) Service Delivery
10 10 (34.48%) Finance
10 10 (34.48%) Legal
10 10 (34.48%) Migration
10 10 (34.48%) Blackberry
10 10 (34.48%) Citrix
10 10 (34.48%) VPN
10 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (24.14%) VMware
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) LAN
12 6 (20.69%) WAN
12 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (82.76%) MS Exchange
2 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
1 19 (65.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) VPN
2 6 (20.69%) LAN
2 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) WAN
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
1 10 (34.48%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Support Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) IT Support
4 11 (37.93%) IT Analyst
4 11 (37.93%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (24.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (17.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (13.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (13.79%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (13.79%) IT Technician
9 4 (13.79%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (13.79%) Server Support Technician
9 4 (13.79%) Server Technician
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analyst
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Support Analyst
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Leaflet
3 1 (3.45%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.45%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
3 14 (48.28%) Apple iOS
4 13 (44.83%) Windows XP
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Service Delivery
2 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (34.48%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) ERP
4 1 (3.45%) Logistics
4 1 (3.45%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) MCTS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Citrix
3 7 (24.14%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Veeam
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