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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 73 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.66% 1.68% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 5.58% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 9
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,800 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
180 269 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.94% 30.16% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 142 245 231
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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 -6 3 £30,000 +33.33%
Kettering - 2 £18,000 -
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) Document Management
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) LAN
8 2 (16.67%) WAN
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) CCNA
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE

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 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
3 5 (41.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) VMware