Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 108 87
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.06% 0.34% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.35% 1.62% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 20
Leicestershire median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.95% -4.72%
East Midlands median annual salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -18.18%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 187 309 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 19.75% 20.86% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 165 249 230
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,700 £23,000 £20,900
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £50,125
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.38%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Leicestershire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Leicestershire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leicester +23 1 £24,000 - 1
Windows 8
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Manual Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (90.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft