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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 25 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.69% 4.28% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 10.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
31 73 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 26.27% 39.04% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 62 6
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) VMware