The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 64 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.38% - 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.64% - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 14
Median salary £19,250 - £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 - £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £19,850 - £33,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 107 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 23.19% 18.14% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 88 144
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £19,250 - 1
Windows 8
West Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) FTP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (16.67%) Life Science
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
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