The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 80 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.69% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Windows 8
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 219 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.80% 26.35% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 120 163 157
Average salary £31,500 £31,625 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.39% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in the North East

Windows 8
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £24,000 - 1
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) SLA
5 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL
8 2 (22.22%) Patch Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) POP3
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) BT
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) Meraki
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