The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 39 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.98% 0.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 2.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £21,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Windows 8
Norfolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 38 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 17.56% 12.50% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 51
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Norwich

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Websense
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) ADSL
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Support
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
1 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Websense
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco