The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 33 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.38% 1.97% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.48% 12.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £28,500 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
Windows 8
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 29.47% 15.46% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 53
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Norfolk

Windows 8
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +4 4 £26,500 +32.50%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (42.86%) Software Licensing
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) IPv4
4 3 (42.86%) SLA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) IPv4
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) PBX
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Server Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (42.86%) Software Licensing
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix