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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 3.28% 1.71% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £20,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
21 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 34.43% 36.75% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 8
Average salary £24,000 £38,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.06% +31.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) VisualSVN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) VisualSVN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft