The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 69 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.20% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% 4.24% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -30.15%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -6.15%
Windows 8
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 118 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.77% 17.08% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 129 109 204
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,580 £22,000 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Rugby -1 3 £30,000 +62.16% 1
Windows 8
West Midlands

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) NetScreen
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) IIS
7 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (30.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 3 (30.00%) MCSA
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Software Development Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Software Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Vista
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
Rugby
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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