The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 69 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.55% 1.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.04% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 117 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.73% 32.50% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 121 83 160
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Cheshire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Warrington

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) VB
2 22 (81.48%) .NET
3 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) Web Services
4 16 (59.26%) C#
4 16 (59.26%) C++
4 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 16 (59.26%) Cocoa
4 16 (59.26%) Xcode
4 16 (59.26%) Objective-C
4 16 (59.26%) XAML
4 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
4 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
4 16 (59.26%) WCF
4 16 (59.26%) Android
4 16 (59.26%) Apple iOS
4 16 (59.26%) Cocoa Touch
4 16 (59.26%) Mobile App
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Phone
4 16 (59.26%) iOS Development
5 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 14 (51.85%) Android Development
7 12 (44.44%) OOP
7 12 (44.44%) OO
7 12 (44.44%) MVC
7 12 (44.44%) Product Management
7 12 (44.44%) Matrix Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Xcode
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 11 (40.74%) Development Team Leader
3 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Software Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) Cocoa
2 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
2 16 (59.26%) WCF
2 16 (59.26%) Cocoa Touch
2 16 (59.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Mobile App
2 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) SystemC
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Android
2 16 (59.26%) Apple iOS
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Phone
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
1 16 (59.26%) iOS Development
2 14 (51.85%) Android Development
3 12 (44.44%) Matrix Management
3 12 (44.44%) Product Management
3 12 (44.44%) OOP
3 12 (44.44%) OO
3 12 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) VB
2 16 (59.26%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) C++
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) XAML
2 16 (59.26%) Objective-C
3 6 (22.22%) VB6
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Fujitsu
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
3 2 (7.41%) Becrypt
3 2 (7.41%) McKesson