Period
to 7 December 2021

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 6 months to 7 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > North East
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 77 86
Rank change year-on-year -25 +9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 5 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.39% 0.63% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.55% 3.01% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
10th Percentile £29,150 £19,900 £17,725
25th Percentile £36,125 £21,250 £19,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,750 £23,250 £21,500
Median % change year-on-year +79.57% +8.14% -12.24%
75th Percentile £46,750 £24,375 £23,250
90th Percentile " £24,450 "
England median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.33%

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 North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 323 166 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.18% 20.78% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 284 148 184
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,563 £19,825
25th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £21,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £35,974
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.14% -10.07%
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,313 £43,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,250 £57,670
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in the North East

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in the North East.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in the North East

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 8 in the North East over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 7 December 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear - 5 £41,750 -
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Storage Management
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) HP Storage
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) IaaS
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (40.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Services Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (20.00%) VMware