The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 54 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.40% 3.87% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.97% 12.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 0
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
Windows 8
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
138 146 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.07% 31.40% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 116 129
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) Citrix
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (47.06%) XenApp
6 8 (47.06%) VPN
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) Security Management
8 6 (35.29%) Symantec
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) CRM
8 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
8 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
9 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
9 5 (29.41%) Project Management
9 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) NetApp
9 5 (29.41%) Lotus
9 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
9 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
9 5 (29.41%) Dell
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
10 4 (23.53%) HP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
4 3 (17.65%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Security Management
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) XenApp
2 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Symantec
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
4 5 (29.41%) Lotus
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
5 4 (23.53%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) McAfee
6 2 (11.76%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
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