Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 155 202
Rank change year-on-year -54 +47 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.28% 1.32% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.41% 6.04% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 62 43
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £23,625 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,300 £19,000 £19,050
90th Percentile £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
England median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% - -3.51%

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 920 1,092 1,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.59% 21.88% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 736 928 1,301
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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
Northamptonshire -28 5 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Derbyshire +4 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Leicestershire -18 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £22,000 -26.67% 3
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 10
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco
6 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
7 6 (46.15%) HP
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 6 (46.15%) DHCP
7 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (46.15%) VLAN
7 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Patch Management
8 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (38.46%) Clustering
8 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (38.46%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 5 (38.46%) LAN
8 5 (38.46%) DNS

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 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) VLAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) H.323
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) RTP
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) CMDB
4 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 10
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (38.46%) Patch Management
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) VB
1 3 (23.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) BitLocker
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya