The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 34 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.34% 1.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.42% 4.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 0
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
Windows 8
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 267 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.92% 37.77% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 130 227 224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows 7
3 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (52.38%) ITIL
6 21 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 20 (47.62%) MS Office
8 15 (35.71%) Citrix
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
11 12 (28.57%) Office 365
12 11 (26.19%) VMware
12 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (23.81%) XenApp
14 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (19.05%) DHCP
15 8 (19.05%) DNS
15 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
16 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (14.29%) Thin Client
17 6 (14.29%) VPN
17 6 (14.29%) SLA
17 6 (14.29%) Fat Client
17 6 (14.29%) CMDB
17 6 (14.29%) ITSM

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) MS Office
2 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DHCP
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) SAN
7 1 (2.38%) Firewall
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
1 1 (2.38%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) French Language
2 2 (4.76%) German Language
2 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Desktop Support
3 9 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
6 6 (14.29%) IT Support
6 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) IT Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.14%) CSS
1 3 (7.14%) Ajax
2 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) CMDB
2 6 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 6 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows 7
3 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.52%) Linux
8 3 (7.14%) UNIX
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) ITSM
3 5 (11.90%) Service Management
3 5 (11.90%) Line Management
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.38%) Migration
4 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.38%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.38%) CRM
4 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) MCTS
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MOS
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) XenApp
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) DameWare
2 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) Citrix
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) McAfee
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) 3Com
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) AppSense
6 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.38%) Aastra
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago