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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 35 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.47% 1.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 8.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £26,500 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -17.85%
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
48 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 29.63% 14.86% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 31
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) IPv4
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) IPv4
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Server Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft