The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 28 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.04% 1.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 35.42% 41.89% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 31
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,624 £39,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 8
West Midlands

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows 8
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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