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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.01% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43 32 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 21.72% 14.22% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 34
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 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

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) DNA
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS

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%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) ICT Analyst
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 Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) DNA
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (25.00%) VMware