Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 195 163
Rank change year-on-year +52 -32 +43
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 43 21 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.23% 0.50% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.77% 2.14% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 77
East Midlands median annual salary £35,750 £32,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.72% +39.13% -23.33%
10th Percentile £20,600 £24,425 £19,000
90th Percentile £54,625 £37,875 £32,500
England median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09% -

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 745 981 1,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.29% 23.29% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 610 673 994
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,125 £22,250
90th Percentile £63,050 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in the East Midlands

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in the East Midlands

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in the East Midlands

Windows 8
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +18 25 £37,500 +33.93% 2
Leicestershire - 11 £52,500 - 3
Northamptonshire +19 4 £35,000 - 2
Lincolnshire -5 2 £31,250 -16.67% 2
Derbyshire +3 1 £27,000 -14.29%
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
2 38 (88.37%) Office 365
2 38 (88.37%) Windows 10
3 25 (58.14%) Cisco
4 24 (55.81%) VMware
5 23 (53.49%) Azure
6 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
7 21 (48.84%) SCCM
8 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
8 20 (46.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 19 (44.19%) Windows 7
10 16 (37.21%) Firewall
10 16 (37.21%) Citrix
10 16 (37.21%) ITIL
10 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Office
11 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (34.88%) Public Sector
12 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (25.58%) HP
14 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (23.26%) Proactive Monitoring
14 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
14 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Intune
15 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
16 8 (18.60%) MCSA

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (88.37%) Office 365
2 23 (53.49%) Azure
3 4 (9.30%) AWS
3 4 (9.30%) G Suite
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
4 3 (6.98%) SaaS
4 3 (6.98%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) WAN
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) SAN
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
5 3 (6.98%) VLAN
6 2 (4.65%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) ADSL
7 1 (2.33%) FTP
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.33%) MPLS
7 1 (2.33%) SSH
7 1 (2.33%) Telnet
7 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (34.88%) Public Sector
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Deskside Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.65%) CMDB
3 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (88.37%) Windows 10
3 19 (44.19%) Windows 7
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.33%) Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Unix
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (37.21%) ITIL
3 12 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (23.26%) Proactive Monitoring
5 7 (16.28%) Change Control
5 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (9.30%) Project Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.98%) Presales
8 3 (6.98%) Proactive Maintenance
9 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.65%) Coaching
9 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (18.60%) CCNP
3 8 (18.60%) MCSA
4 6 (13.95%) MCSE
5 5 (11.63%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
3 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) Firmware
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (9.30%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) SCCM
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (58.14%) Cisco
3 24 (55.81%) VMware
4 16 (37.21%) Citrix
5 11 (25.58%) HP
6 7 (16.28%) Apple
6 7 (16.28%) Dell
6 7 (16.28%) Novell
6 7 (16.28%) Samsung
7 3 (6.98%) Google
8 2 (4.65%) Veeam
9 1 (2.33%) Centreon
9 1 (2.33%) Mitel