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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 14 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 7.78% 8.21% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 27.59% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 2
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
29 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 32.22% 29.74% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 52 28
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -31.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 4 May 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 21 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 19 (79.17%) MS Exchange
3 19 (79.17%) Citrix
4 16 (66.67%) Blackberry
4 16 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (62.50%) Firewall
5 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) Mac OS
6 13 (54.17%) Internet
6 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) MS Office
9 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.50%) Apple
11 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (8.33%) SLA
11 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (8.33%) Android
12 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (4.17%) Veeam
12 1 (4.17%) iSeries
12 1 (4.17%) Fortinet

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 19 (79.17%) MS Exchange
2 16 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) ADSL
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) 1st Line Support
2 13 (54.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Server Support
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) iSeries
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 13 (54.17%) Mac OS
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.17%) Information Security
2 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
1 19 (79.17%) Citrix
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Veeam
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy