The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 87 78
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.67% 0.93% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.90% 4.02% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 1
Median salary £33,125 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.45% -42.10%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 124 174 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 20.70% 23.17% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 175
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Warwickshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -3 16 £33,125 +20.45% 2
Windows 8
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
1 31 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 30 (96.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 30 (96.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (93.55%) MS Excel
3 29 (93.55%) Citrix
4 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (64.52%) Windows 10
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall
7 1 (3.23%) Advertising
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) MCSA
7 1 (3.23%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) MS Office
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 31 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (96.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (96.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (93.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) IT Technician
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) IT Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Technician
3 10 (32.26%) IT Support
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior IT Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) IT Support Technician
4 9 (29.03%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (64.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) MCSA
1 1 (3.23%) MCSE
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (93.55%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago