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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 76 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.79% 1.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.54% 5.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 0
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
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
306 363 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.44% 30.00% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 248 275 254
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram 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 28 January 2015. 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 +3 11 £23,000 -45.88%
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) MS Office
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (54.29%) Internet
5 19 (54.29%) Windows XP
6 18 (51.43%) Windows 7
7 17 (48.57%) ITIL
8 15 (42.86%) UNIX
8 15 (42.86%) Linux
8 15 (42.86%) Apache
8 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
8 15 (42.86%) ADSL
8 15 (42.86%) Broadband
8 15 (42.86%) EMC
8 15 (42.86%) Lync
9 14 (40.00%) Solaris
9 14 (40.00%) Oracle
10 10 (28.57%) DNS
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (17.14%) Firewall
13 5 (14.29%) Apple
13 5 (14.29%) SLA
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (14.29%) VPN
13 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 15 (42.86%) Apache
1 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 15 (42.86%) Lync
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (71.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Google Apps
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (54.29%) Internet
3 15 (42.86%) ADSL
3 15 (42.86%) Broadband
4 10 (28.57%) DNS
5 6 (17.14%) Firewall
6 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 4 (11.43%) VLAN
8 3 (8.57%) DHCP
9 1 (2.86%) SNMP
9 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) IT Support
2 13 (37.14%) IT Support Technician
2 13 (37.14%) Support Technician
3 10 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (28.57%) UNIX Support
4 9 (25.71%) Linux Support
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.71%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (54.29%) Windows XP
4 18 (51.43%) Windows 7
5 15 (42.86%) UNIX
5 15 (42.86%) Linux
6 14 (40.00%) Solaris
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
9 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
9 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
10 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
11 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
12 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Migration
3 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
1 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) EMC
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Apple
5 4 (11.43%) Google
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) VMware
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix