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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 182 155 169
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 17 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.93% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.19% 4.07% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 21
Median salary £23,000 £26,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.01% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £42,550 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Windows 8
North West

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
778 884 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.51% 22.93% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 704 713 720
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
Rochdale - 3 £23,000 -
Wigan - 2 £21,500 - 1
Salford +4 1 £22,000 +7.31% 1
Bury -1 1 £27,500 +61.76%
Bolton -13 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £26,000 -
Windows 8
North West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
3 30 (88.24%) Windows 7
4 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
5 23 (67.65%) MS Exchange
5 23 (67.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
6 17 (50.00%) ITIL
6 17 (50.00%) VMware
7 16 (47.06%) MS Office
7 16 (47.06%) Windows 10
8 14 (41.18%) MCP
8 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
9 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
9 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (35.29%) Citrix
10 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (32.35%) MCSE
11 11 (32.35%) MCSA
12 10 (29.41%) DNS
12 10 (29.41%) Cisco
13 9 (26.47%) DHCP
13 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
14 8 (23.53%) Office 365
14 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
15 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (20.59%) SCCM
15 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (20.59%) SAN

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 23 (67.65%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Office
2 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) DHCP
2 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) VoIP
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) VLAN
8 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.94%) MPLS
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Support Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) IT Support
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) IT Technician
7 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) ICT Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) ICT Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.88%) iPad
1 2 (5.88%) iPhone
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (88.24%) Windows 7
3 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
3 23 (67.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (47.06%) Windows 10
5 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.88%) Android
8 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.88%) Linux
8 2 (5.88%) VMS
9 1 (2.94%) CentOS
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.82%) Software Licensing
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.82%) VB
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) MCP
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (32.35%) MCSA
3 11 (32.35%) MCSE
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (17.65%) CCNA
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.82%) MCITP
7 3 (8.82%) MCTS
8 2 (5.88%) Degree
9 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
3 4 (11.76%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) DameWare
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) Apple
6 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 4 (11.76%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (8.82%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) Sophos
7 3 (8.82%) Veeam
8 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.94%) Autodesk
9 1 (2.94%) Draytek
9 1 (2.94%) F5
9 1 (2.94%) Google
9 1 (2.94%) Meraki
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago