The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 62 80 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.18% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 2.41% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 116 166 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 20.90% 21.17% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 107 136 153
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Coventry

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Coventry

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCENT
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
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