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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 79 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.64% 0.86% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 3.91% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 10
Average salary £26,750 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.46% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £20,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £52,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
272 281 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 27.90% 22.04% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 192 230 217
Average salary £37,500 £33,045 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.48% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 18 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (61.90%) MS Office
5 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 12 (57.14%) VPN
5 12 (57.14%) Citrix
6 11 (52.38%) Blackberry
6 11 (52.38%) Migration
6 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
7 9 (42.86%) Finance
7 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
8 8 (38.10%) Legal
8 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 7 (33.33%) Office 365
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco
10 6 (28.57%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) VMware
10 6 (28.57%) SCCM
10 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
2 18 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Office
2 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) VPN
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) ADSL
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.76%) Skype
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Legal
3 5 (23.81%) Games
4 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) International Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Back Office
5 1 (4.76%) Dutch Language
5 1 (4.76%) French Language
5 1 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support
7 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Blackberry
2 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
4 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (52.38%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSA
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) MOM
2 1 (4.76%) SCSM
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle