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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 47 65 54
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.53% 1.42% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.53% 4.79% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Median salary £25,250 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £23,950 £24,500
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 Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 167 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.84% 29.72% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 161
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITSM
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure

Windows 8
Top Related 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Service Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
1 5 (71.43%) ITSM
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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