The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 82 101 97
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.72% 0.80% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.46% 3.62% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 11
Average salary £22,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
294 304 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 26.61% 22.11% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 208 250 249
Average salary £36,000 £33,045 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.94% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +9 16 £26,750 -22.46%
Mansfield - 3 £22,000 -
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) MS Exchange
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (65.38%) VPN
6 15 (57.69%) Windows XP
7 14 (53.85%) Citrix
8 13 (50.00%) MS Office
8 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (42.31%) Blackberry
9 11 (42.31%) Migration
9 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
10 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
11 9 (34.62%) Finance
11 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
12 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (30.77%) Cisco
12 8 (30.77%) Legal
12 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
12 8 (30.77%) VMware
12 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
12 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (30.77%) SCCM
12 8 (30.77%) Windows 10
13 7 (26.92%) Office 365
13 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
13 7 (26.92%) ITIL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 23 (88.46%) MS Exchange
2 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
6 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) VPN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) VoIP
4 4 (15.38%) ADSL
5 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Legal
3 5 (19.23%) Games
4 4 (15.38%) French Language
5 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 3 (11.54%) International Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) Dutch Language
6 1 (3.85%) German Language
6 1 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) IT Support
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Blackberry
2 5 (19.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows XP
3 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 10
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) VBA
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCSA
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) MOM
2 3 (11.54%) SCSM
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Lotus
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle