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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 51 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.70% 3.20% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.84% 10.14% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
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
122 138 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.48% 31.51% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 108 104 107
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
4 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) VPN
6 8 (50.00%) WAN
6 8 (50.00%) LAN
6 8 (50.00%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Citrix
7 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (43.75%) XenApp
8 6 (37.50%) Symantec
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) CRM
8 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (31.25%) Security Management
9 5 (31.25%) Project Management
9 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
9 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
9 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco
9 5 (31.25%) NetApp
9 5 (31.25%) Lotus
9 5 (31.25%) Dell
9 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
10 4 (25.00%) .NET
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (18.75%) Migration

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Security Management
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB6
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) VB
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Symantec
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Lotus
4 5 (31.25%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) McAfee
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Sophos
7 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago