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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 218 211 243
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 25 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.91% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 3.47% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 70 77
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,475 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £42,750 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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 City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1436 2277 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.04% 26.21% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1960 2694
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (78.21%) Windows 7
3 56 (71.79%) Microsoft
4 54 (69.23%) Active Directory
5 41 (52.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (51.28%) Windows Server
7 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (44.87%) MS Office
8 30 (38.46%) VMware
9 28 (35.90%) Citrix
10 26 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 25 (32.05%) Windows 10
12 22 (28.21%) MS Exchange
13 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
14 19 (24.36%) Office 365
14 19 (24.36%) SharePoint
15 17 (21.79%) ITIL
15 17 (21.79%) SCCM
16 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
17 15 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (16.67%) Linux
19 13 (16.67%) MCSE
19 13 (16.67%) VB
19 13 (16.67%) XenApp
19 13 (16.67%) PowerShell
20 12 (15.38%) Degree
20 12 (15.38%) Symantec
20 12 (15.38%) Cisco

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 22 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (24.36%) SharePoint
4 15 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (12.82%) IIS
5 10 (12.82%) Skype for Business
6 7 (8.97%) Apache
6 7 (8.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (5.13%) IBM Notes
10 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (2.56%) IBM Domino
12 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
12 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (44.87%) MS Office
2 26 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.85%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Bankmaster
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.36%) Office 365
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) DHCP
1 11 (14.10%) DNS
1 11 (14.10%) SAN
2 9 (11.54%) Firewall
2 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.26%) LAN
3 8 (10.26%) WAN
4 7 (8.97%) VPN
5 6 (7.69%) Kerberos
5 6 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 6 (7.69%) VLAN
5 6 (7.69%) VoIP
6 5 (6.41%) Skype
6 5 (6.41%) Wireless
7 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.13%) NAS
7 4 (5.13%) WLAN
8 3 (3.85%) Intranet
9 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.28%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) Plastic SCM
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
2 9 (11.54%) Law
3 8 (10.26%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) French Language
6 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Analyst
2 17 (21.79%) Support Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) IT Support
3 13 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.26%) Desktop Support
5 8 (10.26%) IT Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) IT Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) Web Services
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) WPF
2 2 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.28%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (1.28%) CSS
3 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.28%) HTML5
3 1 (1.28%) jQuery
3 1 (1.28%) LINQ
3 1 (1.28%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.28%) Ninject
3 1 (1.28%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.28%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (1.28%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.41%) Clustering
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 2 (2.56%) iSeries
5 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) BYOD
6 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.28%) iPhone
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (78.21%) Windows 7
3 41 (52.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (51.28%) Windows Server
5 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (32.05%) Windows 10
7 13 (16.67%) Linux
8 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (8.97%) Windows XP
10 6 (7.69%) Android
10 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
11 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
11 4 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (3.85%) Windows Vista
13 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.56%) Unix
13 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
14 1 (1.28%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
3 8 (10.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.69%) Migration
5 6 (7.69%) Project Management
5 6 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (6.41%) Time Management
7 4 (5.13%) Change Management
7 4 (5.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (5.13%) Document Management
7 4 (5.13%) e-Disclosure
7 4 (5.13%) E-Discovery
7 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.13%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.85%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.85%) High Availability
8 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.85%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 13 (16.67%) VB
2 7 (8.97%) SQL
3 3 (3.85%) VBScript
4 2 (2.56%) C
4 2 (2.56%) C#
4 2 (2.56%) XAML
5 1 (1.28%) Delphi
5 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) Pascal
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.67%) MCSE
3 12 (15.38%) Degree
4 9 (11.54%) MCP
5 8 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (7.69%) CCA
7 6 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (6.41%) CCNA
8 5 (6.41%) MCSA
9 3 (3.85%) MCITP
10 1 (1.28%) CCNP
10 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.67%) XenApp
4 7 (8.97%) vSphere
5 6 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 6 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) SCCM
2 10 (12.82%) SCOM
3 7 (8.97%) NetBackup
3 7 (8.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (6.41%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.85%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.85%) Casper Suite
7 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.28%) Nagios
8 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.28%) Puppet
8 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.46%) VMware
3 28 (35.90%) Citrix
4 12 (15.38%) Cisco
4 12 (15.38%) Symantec
5 11 (14.10%) Apple
6 9 (11.54%) HP
7 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 6 (7.69%) Altiris
8 6 (7.69%) Wyse
9 4 (5.13%) Adobe
9 4 (5.13%) Lotus
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle
9 4 (5.13%) Sophos
10 3 (3.85%) BT
10 3 (3.85%) Dell
11 2 (2.56%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.56%) Mitel
11 2 (2.56%) Reuters
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £29000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago