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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.86% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
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
34 29 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 14.59% 9.83% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 54
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 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) MCP
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Websense
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) ADSL
4 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Support
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Websense
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Apple