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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 89 87 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.94% 1.17% 0.091%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.84% 5.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 1
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% -12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
248 251 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 19.47% 22.59% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 187 203 311
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -7 12 £47,500 +55.73%
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) MS Office
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
8 5 (22.73%) SLA
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
8 5 (22.73%) Workflow
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
9 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
9 4 (18.18%) SCCM
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) A+ Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Internet

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (9.09%) ADSL
2 2 (9.09%) Broadband
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) IT Support
2 5 (22.73%) Support Technician
3 4 (18.18%) Support Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Support
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
7 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 2 (9.09%) Solaris
7 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
8 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
1 5 (22.73%) Workflow
1 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.64%) SDLC
2 3 (13.64%) Release Management
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) A+ Certification
1 4 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) AppSense
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec