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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 7 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 20.97% 1.55% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.83% 5.88% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 3
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
29 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 46.77% 26.42% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 42
Average salary £23,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (88.89%) Windows XP
3 23 (85.19%) TCP/IP
4 22 (81.48%) Citrix
5 21 (77.78%) VMware
6 20 (74.07%) MS Exchange
7 18 (66.67%) Blackberry
8 16 (59.26%) Firewall
8 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (51.85%) Mac OS
11 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
11 13 (48.15%) Internet
12 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (22.22%) MS Office
14 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
15 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
16 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 3 (11.11%) Apple
16 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (7.41%) Android
17 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
17 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
17 2 (7.41%) MCTS
17 2 (7.41%) Remedy
17 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
17 2 (7.41%) SLA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 20 (74.07%) MS Exchange
2 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) TCP/IP
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.41%) ADSL
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Support Engineer
2 14 (51.85%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (48.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) iSeries
2 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows XP
3 14 (51.85%) Mac OS
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.41%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.70%) Information Security
2 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Citrix
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam