The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.03% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
Windows 8
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 21.21% 17.28% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 16
Average salary £29,000 £52,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.76% +84.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Windows 8
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) MCDST
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCDST
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix