Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - +60 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.00% - 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Solihull median annual salary £35,000 - £22,582
10th Percentile £23,700 - £20,163
90th Percentile £38,300 - £32,000
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £24,750 £29,500
% change year-on-year +5.05% -16.10% -15.71%

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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 89 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 16.92% 21.14% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 76 70
Solihull median annual salary £30,000 £33,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.45% -17.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,875 £24,450
90th Percentile £51,250 £49,375 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Solihull

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Solihull

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Solihull

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

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Solihull

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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) DNA
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus