The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.44% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
294 290 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.58% 43.87% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 219 241 208
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Hampshire

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 31 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
3 16 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 10 (38.46%) C++
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) MFC
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) SOAP
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) IIS
6 9 (34.62%) C#
6 9 (34.62%) UML
6 9 (34.62%) OOD
6 9 (34.62%) SOA
6 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
6 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (34.62%) MVC
6 9 (34.62%) Subversion

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (34.62%) IIS
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DHCP
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
2 9 (34.62%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Facilities Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
1 9 (34.62%) MFC
1 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
1 9 (34.62%) SOAP
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
1 9 (34.62%) XML
1 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (34.62%) HTML5
1 9 (34.62%) WCF
1 9 (34.62%) LINQ
1 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) CMDB
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) CCTV
2 1 (3.85%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows CE
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.85%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) UML
1 9 (34.62%) OOD
1 9 (34.62%) SOA
1 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
1 9 (34.62%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C++
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VC++
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCDST
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MOS
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) DameWare
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago