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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 7 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 20.63% - 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.63% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
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
32 53 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 50.79% 26.50% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 38
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
3 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 18 (85.71%) VMware
4 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
5 15 (71.43%) Blackberry
6 14 (66.67%) Firewall
7 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (61.90%) Mac OS
7 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
8 12 (57.14%) Internet
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) MS Office
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (9.52%) MCTS
12 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (9.52%) Remedy
12 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
12 2 (9.52%) ADSL
12 2 (9.52%) LAN
12 2 (9.52%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
2 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.52%) ADSL
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Support Engineer
2 13 (61.90%) 1st Line Support
3 12 (57.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) iSeries
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
3 13 (61.90%) Mac OS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.76%) Information Security
2 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 18 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam