The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
Rank 172 137 147
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 22 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 1.24% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.65% 4.64% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 45
Median salary £28,750 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,850 £21,706 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £50,000 £40,000
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
829 840 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.88% 26.73% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 734 689 887
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows 8
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Manchester 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
Salford +2 3 £25,000 +16.27%
Oldham -21 1 £16,500 -23.25% 1
Stockport - 1 £17,500 - 1
Bolton - 1 £18,000 -
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
Windows 8
North West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (86.96%) Active Directory
3 38 (82.61%) Windows 7
4 36 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
5 34 (73.91%) Windows Server
6 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (56.52%) VMware
8 23 (50.00%) Windows 10
9 19 (41.30%) ITIL
10 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
11 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
13 14 (30.43%) MCSE
13 14 (30.43%) DNS
14 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (26.09%) Citrix
16 11 (23.91%) MCP
16 11 (23.91%) MS Office
16 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (23.91%) Office 365
17 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (21.74%) Cisco
17 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
18 9 (19.57%) DHCP
18 9 (19.57%) MCITP
19 8 (17.39%) Finance
19 8 (17.39%) MCTS
19 8 (17.39%) HP
19 8 (17.39%) MCSA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.17%) Zimbra
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) DNS
2 9 (19.57%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) VPN
3 6 (13.04%) Wireless
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (10.87%) SAN
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) VoIP
5 4 (8.70%) BIG-IP
5 4 (8.70%) MPLS
5 4 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (8.70%) VLAN
6 2 (4.35%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) FileMaker
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Support Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) IT Support
4 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.87%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) IT Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) IT Technician
7 5 (10.87%) Support Technician
8 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (8.70%) Senior IT Support
8 4 (8.70%) Senior IT Technician
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.35%) iPad
2 2 (4.35%) iPhone
2 2 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) CCTV
3 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (82.61%) Windows 7
3 36 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (73.91%) Windows Server
5 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.17%) CentOS
10 1 (2.17%) Linux
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.70%) CRM
3 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.35%) Document Management
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.35%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.17%) Broadcast Engineering
5 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.17%) ERP
5 1 (2.17%) Post-Production
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.17%) System Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (30.43%) MCSE
3 11 (23.91%) MCP
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (19.57%) MCITP
6 8 (17.39%) MCSA
6 8 (17.39%) MCTS
7 6 (13.04%) CCNA
8 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.35%) CCAA
9 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
3 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.04%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) HP
6 6 (13.04%) Apple
7 4 (8.70%) F5
7 4 (8.70%) Meraki
8 2 (4.35%) AppSense
8 2 (4.35%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.35%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.17%) Google
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.17%) Panasonic
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) Sage
9 1 (2.17%) Sophos
9 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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