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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 213 242 274
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 43 73 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.69% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% 2.93% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 70
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
1650 2488 3307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.34% 23.66% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 2146 2892
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 27 July 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 27 July 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (79.27%) Windows 7
3 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
4 57 (69.51%) Active Directory
5 46 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (51.22%) MS Office
7 39 (47.56%) Citrix
8 37 (45.12%) Windows Server
9 36 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (42.68%) VMware
11 29 (35.37%) MS Exchange
12 27 (32.93%) Windows 10
13 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
14 22 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
15 19 (23.17%) XenApp
15 19 (23.17%) SCCM
16 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
17 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (20.73%) VB
18 16 (19.51%) SAN
18 16 (19.51%) PowerShell
18 16 (19.51%) Degree
19 15 (18.29%) MCSE
19 15 (18.29%) Cisco
19 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
20 13 (15.85%) Symantec
20 13 (15.85%) Blackberry
20 13 (15.85%) PRINCE2
20 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V

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 29 (35.37%) MS Exchange
2 22 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.76%) IIS
6 7 (8.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (8.54%) Skype for Business
7 6 (7.32%) Apache
8 5 (6.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 42 (51.22%) MS Office
2 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) MS Project
4 1 (1.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.41%) Office 365
3 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) SAN
2 12 (14.63%) VoIP
3 10 (12.20%) Firewall
3 10 (12.20%) NetScaler
3 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.98%) LAN
4 9 (10.98%) NAS
4 9 (10.98%) WAN
5 8 (9.76%) DHCP
6 7 (8.54%) VPN
7 6 (7.32%) DNS
7 6 (7.32%) Kerberos
8 5 (6.10%) Skype
8 5 (6.10%) VLAN
8 5 (6.10%) Wireless
9 4 (4.88%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.88%) WLAN
10 3 (3.66%) LDAP
10 3 (3.66%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.22%) Plastic SCM
1 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Law
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Analyst
2 20 (24.39%) Support Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Support Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Desktop Support
4 13 (15.85%) IT Support
5 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) Citrix Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) IT Analyst
6 10 (12.20%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 9 (10.98%) IT Engineer
7 9 (10.98%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Windows Support Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (8.54%) Desktop Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (7.32%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) WPF
2 2 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.22%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.22%) Ajax
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) HTML5
3 1 (1.22%) jQuery
3 1 (1.22%) JSON
3 1 (1.22%) LINQ
3 1 (1.22%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.22%) NHibernate
3 1 (1.22%) SOAP
3 1 (1.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.76%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.10%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.44%) iPad
6 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.44%) Replication
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.22%) Fintech
7 1 (1.22%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (79.27%) Windows 7
3 46 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (45.12%) Windows Server
5 36 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (32.93%) Windows 10
7 12 (14.63%) Linux
8 7 (8.54%) Mac OS X
8 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.32%) Android
10 5 (6.10%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
12 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.44%) Windows Phone
13 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.22%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone 7
14 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.85%) PRINCE2
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL
2 12 (14.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 10 (12.20%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 9 (10.98%) Document Management
5 7 (8.54%) Project Management
6 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.10%) Migration
7 4 (4.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (4.88%) e-Disclosure
7 4 (4.88%) E-Discovery
7 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.66%) Security Patching
8 3 (3.66%) Time Management
9 2 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.44%) Change Management
9 2 (2.44%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.44%) MVVM
9 2 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) VB
2 16 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.10%) SQL
4 3 (3.66%) VBScript
5 2 (2.44%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) XAML
6 1 (1.22%) C
6 1 (1.22%) Delphi
6 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.22%) Pascal
6 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (19.51%) Degree
3 15 (18.29%) MCSE
4 11 (13.41%) CCA
4 11 (13.41%) Citrix Certification
4 11 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.32%) MCP
7 4 (4.88%) CCNA
7 4 (4.88%) MCITP
7 4 (4.88%) MCSA
8 1 (1.22%) CCNP
8 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (69.51%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.17%) XenApp
3 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V
5 10 (12.20%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.32%) Terminal Services
6 6 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (6.10%) vSphere
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (23.17%) SCCM
2 12 (14.63%) SCOM
3 7 (8.54%) NetBackup
3 7 (8.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (7.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.66%) Nagios
6 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.66%) Puppet
7 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.22%) Casper Suite
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.22%) SCSM
7 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 39 (47.56%) Citrix
3 35 (42.68%) VMware
4 15 (18.29%) Cisco
5 13 (15.85%) Symantec
6 10 (12.20%) Wyse
7 9 (10.98%) HP
8 8 (9.76%) Apple
9 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
10 6 (7.32%) 3PAR
10 6 (7.32%) Altiris
11 4 (4.88%) iManage
12 3 (3.66%) Dell
12 3 (3.66%) EMC
12 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.44%) Adobe
13 2 (2.44%) Avaya
13 2 (2.44%) Oracle
13 2 (2.44%) Sophos
13 2 (2.44%) Veeam
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