Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 102 114
Rank change year-on-year +38 +12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 32 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.92% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.68% 3.67% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 17
Northamptonshire median annual salary £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -64.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,000 £16,050
90th Percentile £31,850 £28,000 £24,750
East Midlands median annual salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -18.18%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 274 354 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 25.00% 24.16% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 222 266 483
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,875 £53,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.38%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Northampton +37 28 £21,875 -12.50%
Daventry - 3 £22,000 -
Windows 8
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (90.63%) Windows 7
3 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
4 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
5 14 (43.75%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 14 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (43.75%) Windows 10
5 14 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL
8 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 10 (31.25%) DNS
8 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (31.25%) Document Management
9 9 (28.13%) Office 365
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) VMware
11 4 (12.50%) LAN
11 4 (12.50%) WAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring 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 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) DNS
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) VLAN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Support Analyst
3 13 (40.63%) IT Support
4 11 (34.38%) IT Analyst
5 10 (31.25%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) Graduate
6 9 (28.13%) Graduate Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) Graduate IT Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) Graduate IT Support
6 9 (28.13%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) IT Graduate
7 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
9 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
9 5 (15.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
9 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows 7
3 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
4 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (43.75%) Windows 10
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
8 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
8 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
1 14 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Document Management
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) DBS Check
2 3 (9.38%) MCITP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
4 3 (9.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Apple
4 3 (9.38%) Capita
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec
4 3 (9.38%) Veeam