The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 2.50% - 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £21,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 6 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 12.50% 19.35% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 13
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% +14.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft