The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 69 73 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.98% 1.85% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 6.30% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 2
Median salary £23,500 £20,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -25.92%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
203 270 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.31% 29.44% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 153 247 262
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northampton +4 7 £23,500 +17.50% 2
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) Document Management
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Support Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
3 5 (45.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Technician
6 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago