Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 89 91
Rank change year-on-year +43 +2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 26 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.79% 0.99% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.61% 4.03% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 17
Northampton median annual salary £21,875 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -64.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £23,650 £16,050
90th Percentile £32,500 £28,900 £24,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -64.00%

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 Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 178 248 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 25.95% 24.51% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 153 182 421
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,475 £22,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,175 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +14.29%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Northampton

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Northampton

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Northampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (53.85%) Windows 10
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Degree
6 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 12 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (38.46%) Document Management
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) DNS
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 6 (23.08%) Office 365
10 4 (15.38%) Retail
10 4 (15.38%) VMware
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) LAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) VLAN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (42.31%) IT Analyst
4 10 (38.46%) IT Support
4 10 (38.46%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) Graduate
5 9 (34.62%) Graduate Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) Graduate IT Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) Graduate IT Support
5 9 (34.62%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) IT Graduate
6 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Network Systems Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
8 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (53.85%) Windows 10
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
7 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
1 12 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Document Management
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Patch Management
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Apple
4 3 (11.54%) Capita