The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 18 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 4.94% - 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £18,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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 Wilmslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 30.86% 28.57% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 44
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,500 £19,775
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,450 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Windows 8
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) MCP
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Skype

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) IT Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (54.55%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) MCP
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago