The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank - 68 57
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 1.09% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.33% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Median salary - £20,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
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 Northampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
82 180 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.60% 32.67% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 68 92 155
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Northampton

Windows 8
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

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 Northampton region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
1 7 (100.00%) ITSM
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Service Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 7 (100.00%) ITSM
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory