The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 24 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 7.58% 2.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.86% 12.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
Windows 8
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 29.29% 19.07% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 25
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,100 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Bromley

Windows 8
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (33.33%) Internet
8 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
8 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (33.33%) Mac OS
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 6 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft