The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - 2.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -3.17%
Windows 8
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 46.94% 20.51% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 19
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -38.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,536 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Runcorn

Windows 8
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell