Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 158 214
Rank change year-on-year -38 +56 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 1.45% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.66% 6.68% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 77 41
East Midlands median annual salary £25,750 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.44% -35.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £33,750 £33,100 £42,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -5.17%

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 962 1,123 1,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.65% 21.73% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 659 950 1,036
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,700 £21,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +28 8 £25,000 -16.67% 4
Northamptonshire -30 5 £32,500 +52.94% 4
Derbyshire +7 2 £30,750 +11.82%
Lincolnshire +10 1 £32,500 +62.50% 2
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows 7
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
5 12 (75.00%) Cisco
6 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
7 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
8 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
8 9 (56.25%) WAN
8 9 (56.25%) DHCP
8 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
8 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (56.25%) VLAN
9 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (43.75%) HP
11 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
11 6 (37.50%) SLA
11 6 (37.50%) CRM
12 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
12 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (31.25%) DNS
12 5 (31.25%) LAN
12 5 (31.25%) Internet
12 5 (31.25%) Network Load Balancing
12 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003

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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
1 9 (56.25%) VLAN
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) H.323
3 4 (25.00%) RTP
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Mac Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows 7
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
6 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
2 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Avaya
6 3 (18.75%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Google