The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.56% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 70 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.48% 38.25% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 70 81
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Manchester

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Windows 8
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Trainee Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Trainee Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Trainee
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware