The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 58 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.54% 0.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 2.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £26,250 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -25.28%
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 101 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.19% 23.22% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 123 89 97
Average salary £30,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
Tyne and Wear

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Line 50
3 6 (75.00%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (75.00%) Pegasus
3 6 (75.00%) Sage
3 6 (75.00%) SAP
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) ERP
7 2 (25.00%) Sun
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 2 (25.00%) CIMA
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
7 2 (25.00%) Sage MMS
7 2 (25.00%) AAT
8 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (12.50%) Degree

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (75.00%) Line 50
2 6 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (25.00%) Sage MMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CIMA
1 2 (25.00%) AAT
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
1 6 (75.00%) Pegasus
1 6 (75.00%) Sage
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
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