The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.95% 0.90% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 3.09% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Median salary £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,579 £19,750 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £23,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,750
% change year-on-year -5.66% -0.93%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 222 259 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 23.32% 29.00% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 416 545 441
Median salary £40,000 £33,375 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.85% -3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,625 £48,750 £51,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Nottingham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) iTunes
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (30.77%) Dell Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
5 4 (30.77%) Apple
5 4 (30.77%) MCSE
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Remedy
5 4 (30.77%) ITSM
5 4 (30.77%) MCITP
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
6 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) RTP
6 3 (23.08%) H.323
6 3 (23.08%) Avaya
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) WAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) iTunes
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) H.323
1 3 (23.08%) RTP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) VLAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Deskside Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Escalation Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Dell Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Apple
1 4 (30.77%) Dell
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Avaya
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Red Box
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft