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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Cheshire / Wilmslow
Rank 26 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 5.31% 4.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £18,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+105.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
26 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 23.01% 28.57% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 37
Median salary £37,500 £22,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -41.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

The demand trend of job ads across the Wilmslow region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
3 8 (53.33%) Apple
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) MCP
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 7 (46.67%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) MCSE
4 7 (46.67%) MCSA
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) MCITP
4 7 (46.67%) iPhone
5 6 (40.00%) Multimedia
5 6 (40.00%) Speech Recognition
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) BREW
5 6 (40.00%) Qt
5 6 (40.00%) OpenAL
5 6 (40.00%) OpenCL
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Mobile

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DHCP
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) VoIP
2 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (40.00%) DVB
2 6 (40.00%) GPRS
2 6 (40.00%) GSM
2 6 (40.00%) NFC
2 6 (40.00%) UMTS
2 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (40.00%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Automotive
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) IT Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) IT Support
2 7 (46.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 6 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) BREW
1 6 (40.00%) Flash
1 6 (40.00%) J2ME
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
1 6 (40.00%) OpenAL
1 6 (40.00%) OpenCL
1 6 (40.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (40.00%) Qt
1 6 (40.00%) Series 60
1 6 (40.00%) SVG
1 6 (40.00%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) iPhone
2 6 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (40.00%) MPEG
2 6 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Android
4 6 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DRM
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (40.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
1 6 (40.00%) C++
1 6 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCITP
1 7 (46.67%) MCP
1 7 (46.67%) MCSA
1 7 (46.67%) MCSE
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Apple
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Intel
2 6 (40.00%) Symbian
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix