The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 57 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.54% 1.07% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.52% 3.60% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 13
Median salary £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 119 222 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 21.29% 29.56% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 103 143 222
Median salary £33,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Northamptonshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Northampton +18 2 £25,250 +7.44% 1
Windows 8
East Midlands

Windows 8
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) Service Management
3 6 (66.67%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Document Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 6 (66.67%) ITSM
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
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