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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
England / North East
Rank 67 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.64% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 2.65% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £22,000 - £24,250
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 - £28,450
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
148 113 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.76% 18.43% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 135 95 130
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear +9 3 £22,000 - 2
Durham +1 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Network Management
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Access
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WLAN
6 1 (16.67%) C#

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
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