The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 29 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.91% 0.93% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 7.69% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Median salary £20,000 £27,500 £33,925
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -18.93%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 13 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 45.45% 12.15% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 10 43
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of job ads across the Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Stevenage

Windows 8
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) VMware