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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 80 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 22 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.78% 1.99% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.49% 6.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 0
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
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
339 426 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.47% 32.64% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 272 326 254
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -2 13 £22,500 -47.05%
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (60.61%) MS Office
6 19 (57.58%) Internet
7 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
8 15 (45.45%) Windows XP
9 13 (39.39%) ITIL
10 12 (36.36%) EMC
10 12 (36.36%) UNIX
10 12 (36.36%) Linux
10 12 (36.36%) ADSL
10 12 (36.36%) Broadband
10 12 (36.36%) Apache
10 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
10 12 (36.36%) Lync
11 11 (33.33%) Solaris
11 11 (33.33%) Oracle
12 9 (27.27%) DNS
13 8 (24.24%) VLAN
13 8 (24.24%) WAN
14 7 (21.21%) DHCP
14 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (21.21%) SLA
14 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
16 5 (15.15%) VMware

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (36.36%) Apache
1 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
1 12 (36.36%) Lync
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 19 (57.58%) Internet
3 12 (36.36%) ADSL
3 12 (36.36%) Broadband
4 9 (27.27%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) VLAN
5 8 (24.24%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) DHCP
7 5 (15.15%) Firewall
8 4 (12.12%) RTP
8 4 (12.12%) H.323
8 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
8 4 (12.12%) VPN
8 4 (12.12%) VoIP
9 1 (3.03%) SMTP
9 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) IT Support
2 10 (30.30%) Support Technician
2 10 (30.30%) IT Support Technician
3 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (24.24%) UNIX Support
4 7 (21.21%) Linux Support
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Support Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.03%) iPhone
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 15 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 12 (36.36%) UNIX
5 12 (36.36%) Linux
6 11 (33.33%) Solaris
7 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Vista
9 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
9 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
10 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 1 (3.03%) Migration
2 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCSE
3 4 (12.12%) CCNA
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.12%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) EMC
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Google
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat