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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 58 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.88% - 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% - 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 16
Median salary £21,000 - £23,250
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 - £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,600 - £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
118 109 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.99% 17.00% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 106 100 129
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +32.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram 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 28 February 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
Tamworth - 2 £19,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £30,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £21,000 -
Windows 8
West Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco

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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
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%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
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
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel