The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 63 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.87% 0.94% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 4.88% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £28,250 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.51% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
155 123 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.91% 19.25% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 148 110 127
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,016 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Suffolk

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Windows 8
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +11 5 £28,250 +25.55%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) iPhone
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) iPad
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 4 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) iPhone
2 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware