The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 35 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.86% 1.92% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 5.17% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Median salary £21,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.25% -  
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 Stockport with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 58 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 34.16% 37.18% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 58
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Stockport

Windows 8
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) FileMaker
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) FileMaker
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
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