The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
London / City of London
Rank 193 197 186
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 42 55 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.86% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 3.55% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 121
Median salary £29,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,550 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1282 1550 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.51% 24.26% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1370 2359
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (82.19%) Windows 7
3 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
4 44 (60.27%) MS Office
5 32 (43.84%) Windows Server
6 31 (42.47%) DNS
7 30 (41.10%) Windows 10
8 29 (39.73%) MS Excel
8 29 (39.73%) DHCP
8 29 (39.73%) Blackberry
9 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
9 27 (36.99%) Apple
10 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
10 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
10 25 (34.25%) Hyper-V
11 22 (30.14%) Citrix
12 21 (28.77%) Skype for Business
13 20 (27.40%) Firewall
14 19 (26.03%) LAN
14 19 (26.03%) IIS
14 19 (26.03%) Office 365
15 18 (24.66%) WAN
15 18 (24.66%) SMTP
16 17 (23.29%) Public Cloud
16 17 (23.29%) ITIL
17 16 (21.92%) XenApp
17 16 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2003
17 16 (21.92%) SNMP
17 16 (21.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 16 (21.92%) Telnet

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.77%) Skype for Business
3 19 (26.03%) IIS
4 16 (21.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (4.11%) IBM Notes
10 2 (2.74%) IBM Domino
10 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.37%) Apache
11 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (60.27%) MS Office
2 29 (39.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.37%) 3ds Max
5 1 (1.37%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.37%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Retail-J
2 2 (2.74%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.37%) Bankmaster
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Office 365
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.74%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.37%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 31 (42.47%) DNS
2 29 (39.73%) DHCP
3 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
4 20 (27.40%) Firewall
5 19 (26.03%) LAN
6 18 (24.66%) SMTP
6 18 (24.66%) WAN
7 16 (21.92%) SNMP
7 16 (21.92%) Telnet
8 6 (8.22%) Internet
8 6 (8.22%) VPN
9 5 (6.85%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (6.85%) Wireless
10 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
10 3 (4.11%) VLAN
11 2 (2.74%) Intranet
11 2 (2.74%) Skype
11 2 (2.74%) VoIP
12 1 (1.37%) OSPF
12 1 (1.37%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Big Data
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Law
3 6 (8.22%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 3 (4.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) French Language
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) IT Engineer
2 17 (23.29%) IT Support
3 16 (21.92%) Analyst
3 16 (21.92%) Support Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Field Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Service Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (8.22%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.48%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) Blackberry
2 17 (23.29%) Public Cloud
3 16 (21.92%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.22%) iPhone
4 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.48%) iPad
6 3 (4.11%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.74%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.74%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.74%) iSeries
7 2 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.74%) VLE
8 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.37%) BYOD
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Fintech
8 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (82.19%) Windows 7
3 32 (43.84%) Windows Server
4 30 (41.10%) Windows 10
5 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.33%) Android
8 7 (9.59%) Windows XP
9 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
10 5 (6.85%) Linux
10 5 (6.85%) Mac OS X
11 4 (5.48%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.74%) Unix
13 1 (1.37%) CentOS
13 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.85%) Migration
3 5 (6.85%) Time Management
4 4 (5.48%) Project Management
4 4 (5.48%) Service Management
5 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.11%) Line Management
5 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.74%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (2.74%) High Availability
6 2 (2.74%) High-Frequency Trading
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.74%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.74%) Process Improvement
6 2 (2.74%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.74%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) C
2 1 (1.37%) VB
2 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.48%) CCNA
4 4 (5.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (5.48%) MCP
4 4 (5.48%) MCSA
5 3 (4.11%) CCVP
5 3 (4.11%) MCSE
5 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) CCNP
6 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
1 25 (34.25%) Hyper-V
2 16 (21.92%) XenApp
3 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.85%) Casper Suite
3 4 (5.48%) AirWatch
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.74%) SCOM
5 2 (2.74%) WSUS
6 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Apple
3 22 (30.14%) Citrix
4 13 (17.81%) Cisco
5 10 (13.70%) VMware
6 7 (9.59%) Adobe
7 4 (5.48%) Bloomberg
7 4 (5.48%) Reuters
8 3 (4.11%) HP
8 3 (4.11%) iManage
8 3 (4.11%) Lotus
8 3 (4.11%) Sophos
8 3 (4.11%) Symantec
9 2 (2.74%) BT
9 2 (2.74%) Calypso
9 2 (2.74%) Dell
9 2 (2.74%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.74%) Samsung
9 2 (2.74%) SonicWALL
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