The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 61 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.23% 1.31% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.81% 6.06% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Median salary £63,308 £26,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+141.17% +14.13%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
124 99 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.31% 21.66% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 110 82 142
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,500 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 24 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) CITP
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft