The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Cheshire / Wilmslow
Rank 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 5.71% 1.89% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £18,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
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 Wilmslow with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21 36 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 20.00% 33.96% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 32
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow 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 Wilmslow

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Wilmslow

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) iPhone
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) WLAN
3 6 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 6 (50.00%) GPRS
3 6 (50.00%) GSM
3 6 (50.00%) MPEG
3 6 (50.00%) Symbian
3 6 (50.00%) UMTS
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Flash
3 6 (50.00%) J2ME
3 6 (50.00%) SVG
3 6 (50.00%) Intel
3 6 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) DRM
3 6 (50.00%) DVB
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (50.00%) Degree

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 6 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (50.00%) DVB
2 6 (50.00%) GPRS
2 6 (50.00%) GSM
2 6 (50.00%) NFC
2 6 (50.00%) UMTS
2 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (50.00%) WLAN
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Automotive
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) BREW
1 6 (50.00%) Flash
1 6 (50.00%) J2ME
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) OpenAL
1 6 (50.00%) OpenCL
1 6 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (50.00%) Qt
1 6 (50.00%) Series 60
1 6 (50.00%) SVG
1 6 (50.00%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) iPhone
2 6 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (50.00%) MPEG
2 6 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Android
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DRM
1 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) MCITP
2 4 (33.33%) MCP
2 4 (33.33%) MCSA
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Intel
1 6 (50.00%) Symbian
2 5 (41.67%) Apple
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix