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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 95 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.16% 1.49% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 5.66% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 5
Average salary - £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
273 265 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.56% 26.29% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 190 213 283
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 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 2 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) MS Office
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
8 5 (27.78%) SDLC
8 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
8 5 (27.78%) Workflow
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
10 3 (16.67%) SLA
10 3 (16.67%) Internet
10 3 (16.67%) Project Management
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) XenApp
10 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (16.67%) AppSense
10 3 (16.67%) Release Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) IT Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
1 5 (27.78%) Workflow
1 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
1 5 (27.78%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec