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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 83 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.95% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.83% 2.01% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.06%
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
261 298 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.67% 28.93% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 215 219 251
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £60,500
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 3 March 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 12 (54.55%) MS Office
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) DNS
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Internet
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (18.18%) EMC
10 4 (18.18%) SLA
10 4 (18.18%) ADSL
10 4 (18.18%) Broadband
10 4 (18.18%) WAN
10 4 (18.18%) MySQL
10 4 (18.18%) UNIX
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) Apache
10 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
10 4 (18.18%) Apple
10 4 (18.18%) Google

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (18.18%) Apache
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 4 (18.18%) Lync
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Google Apps
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) Internet
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) ADSL
5 4 (18.18%) Broadband
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) IT Support
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 3 (13.64%) Solaris
7 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) EMC
2 4 (18.18%) Apple
2 4 (18.18%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix