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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 58 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.95% 4.83% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 10.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 0
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
210 281 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.08% 46.83% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 201 216 121
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) Legal
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
6 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) Xen
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (10.00%) VMware

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) IT Support
2 5 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Support
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix Support
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 52 minutes ago