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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 82 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.22% 2.02% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 6.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 0
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.07%
Windows 8
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
274 378 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.80% 33.27% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 217 295 211
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Nottingham

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (45.83%) MS Office
7 10 (41.67%) Internet
8 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 8 (33.33%) WAN
9 8 (33.33%) VLAN
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (29.17%) DHCP
10 7 (29.17%) SLA
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
12 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
12 5 (20.83%) MCSE
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.83%) Firewall
12 5 (20.83%) VMware
13 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 4 (16.67%) Avaya
13 4 (16.67%) RTP
13 4 (16.67%) H.323
13 4 (16.67%) MySQL
13 4 (16.67%) ITIL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
2 10 (41.67%) Internet
3 9 (37.50%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) VLAN
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (29.17%) DHCP
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 4 (16.67%) VoIP
7 4 (16.67%) RTP
7 4 (16.67%) H.323
7 4 (16.67%) VPN
8 3 (12.50%) ADSL
8 3 (12.50%) Broadband
9 1 (4.17%) SMTP
9 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
7 3 (12.50%) UNIX
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (8.33%) Solaris
8 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Google
3 4 (16.67%) Avaya
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat