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

Microsoft Windows 8
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.22% 0.12% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.80% 0.52% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £20,000 £63,308 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -68.40% +130.20%  
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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 192 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 17.91% 23.85% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 96 174 162
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in the North East

Windows 8
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 6 £20,000 -
Tyne and Wear +16 1 £27,500 -56.56% 2
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 11 (84.62%) DHCP
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
5 8 (61.54%) SLA
5 8 (61.54%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) HND
6 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
6 7 (53.85%) VoIP
6 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (53.85%) XenApp
7 5 (38.46%) Life Science
7 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
8 4 (30.77%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) Apple
9 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (15.38%) Coaching
10 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
10 2 (15.38%) WLAN
10 2 (15.38%) Network Management
10 2 (15.38%) Firewall
10 2 (15.38%) Management Information System

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DHCP
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V2
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 7 (53.85%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
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