Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 75 93
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 18 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.80% 0.96% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 4.92% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 7
Warrington median annual salary £27,500 £29,750 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.56% +60.81% -43.08%
10th Percentile £20,000 £24,000 £17,250
90th Percentile £31,750 £33,000 £21,050
Cheshire median annual salary £22,250 £22,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +7.14% -30.00%

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 171 122 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.64% 19.61% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 126 118 245
Warrington median annual salary £28,250 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.38% -12.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,900
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Warrington

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) ITIL
3 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) MCP
5 12 (66.67%) A+ Certification
5 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (38.89%) MCSE
8 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 6 (33.33%) CRM
8 6 (33.33%) WLAN
8 6 (33.33%) DHCP
8 6 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (33.33%) CCNP
8 6 (33.33%) CCNA
8 6 (33.33%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) Google
8 6 (33.33%) Time Management
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL V2
8 6 (33.33%) G Suite

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) G Suite
2 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) WLAN
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) IT Technician
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 6 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) MCP
2 12 (66.67%) A+ Certification
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (38.89%) MCSE
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) CCNA
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (33.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Apple