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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 169 282 320
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +38
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 142 55 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.30% 0.46% 0.043%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.85% 1.70% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 129 42 5
Average salary £35,500 £44,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.22% +58.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,100 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
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
2929 3234 3533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.86% 27.29% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 2833 3223
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (67.43%) Windows 7
3 128 (58.72%) Microsoft
4 122 (55.96%) Active Directory
5 88 (40.37%) MS Exchange
6 84 (38.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 71 (32.57%) MS Office
8 65 (29.82%) MS Excel
8 65 (29.82%) DHCP
9 61 (27.98%) DNS
9 61 (27.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (24.31%) VMware
11 52 (23.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 52 (23.85%) Windows XP
12 49 (22.48%) TCP/IP
13 47 (21.56%) Exchange Server 2010
14 46 (21.10%) Firewall
15 45 (20.64%) Finance
16 43 (19.72%) SCCM
17 40 (18.35%) Cisco
18 37 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (16.51%) Citrix
19 36 (16.51%) ITIL
20 32 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2007
21 31 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2013
21 31 (14.22%) Mac OS X
22 28 (12.84%) VPN
23 27 (12.39%) Banking
24 26 (11.93%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 88 (40.37%) MS Exchange
2 47 (21.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (10.55%) SharePoint
6 18 (8.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (7.80%) Lync
8 13 (5.96%) IIS
9 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.38%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.46%) Apache
12 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (32.57%) MS Office
2 65 (29.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Eikon
2 5 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.72%) Office 365
2 3 (1.38%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (29.82%) DHCP
2 61 (27.98%) DNS
3 49 (22.48%) TCP/IP
4 46 (21.10%) Firewall
5 28 (12.84%) VPN
6 23 (10.55%) VoIP
7 18 (8.26%) SAN
8 17 (7.80%) LAN
9 13 (5.96%) WAN
10 12 (5.50%) Internet
11 10 (4.59%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (4.13%) Wireless
13 6 (2.75%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (2.29%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (2.29%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.29%) WLAN
15 3 (1.38%) ADSL
15 3 (1.38%) Structured Cabling
16 2 (0.92%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.46%) IDOL
4 1 (0.46%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Serena SBM
1 7 (3.21%) JIRA
2 6 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.75%) Ant
2 6 (2.75%) MSI
3 5 (2.29%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (0.92%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (20.64%) Finance
2 27 (12.39%) Banking
3 15 (6.88%) Marketing
4 12 (5.50%) Legal
4 12 (5.50%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.05%) Law
5 11 (5.05%) Advertising
6 7 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.29%) Back Office
7 5 (2.29%) Electronics
8 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (19.72%) Support Engineer
2 35 (16.06%) Analyst
3 29 (13.30%) IT Support
4 25 (11.47%) Desktop Support
5 24 (11.01%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (10.55%) Consultant
7 21 (9.63%) Support Analyst
8 19 (8.72%) Technical Consultant
9 18 (8.26%) Developer
10 17 (7.80%) Microsoft Consultant
11 14 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (5.05%) Architect
12 11 (5.05%) Support Technician
12 11 (5.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 11 (5.05%) Desktop Analyst
13 9 (4.13%) Project Engineer
13 9 (4.13%) IT Support Analyst
14 8 (3.67%) IT Support Engineer
15 7 (3.21%) IT Support Technician
15 7 (3.21%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.09%) HTML
1 22 (10.09%) CSS
2 20 (9.17%) HTML5
3 18 (8.26%) .NET
3 18 (8.26%) Ajax
3 18 (8.26%) jQuery
4 15 (6.88%) JSON
5 14 (6.42%) XML
6 11 (5.05%) AngularJS
7 10 (4.59%) ASP.NET
8 9 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.67%) LINQ
9 8 (3.67%) Application Packaging
10 7 (3.21%) Software Packaging
10 7 (3.21%) WCF
10 7 (3.21%) WPF
10 7 (3.21%) NHibernate
10 7 (3.21%) .NET Framework
10 7 (3.21%) ADO.NET
10 7 (3.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.93%) Blackberry
2 16 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.13%) User Experience
4 7 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.75%) Replication
5 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.75%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.75%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.29%) DTV
6 5 (2.29%) Clustering
7 4 (1.83%) iPhone
8 3 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.46%) iPad
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.46%) Kindle
10 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 218 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (67.43%) Windows 7
3 84 (38.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (27.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (23.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (23.85%) Windows XP
6 31 (14.22%) Mac OS X
7 24 (11.01%) Android
8 19 (8.72%) Windows Vista
9 14 (6.42%) Apple iOS
10 11 (5.05%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (4.13%) Linux
12 8 (3.67%) Windows Phone
13 7 (3.21%) Windows Phone 8
13 7 (3.21%) Windows Phone 7
14 6 (2.75%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (1.38%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.38%) UNIX
16 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.51%) ITIL
2 18 (8.26%) MVC
3 14 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (5.96%) Project Management
5 12 (5.50%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.13%) Change Management
6 9 (4.13%) Programme Management
7 8 (3.67%) ITIL V2
7 8 (3.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (3.21%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (3.21%) Data Protection
8 7 (3.21%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (3.21%) MVVM
8 7 (3.21%) Release Management
8 7 (3.21%) Multithreading
8 7 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.21%) OO
8 7 (3.21%) OOD
9 6 (2.75%) SOA
9 6 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.63%) JavaScript
1 21 (9.63%) SQL
2 18 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.88%) C#
4 11 (5.05%) XAML
5 7 (3.21%) Java
6 3 (1.38%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (0.92%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.46%) Python
8 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.46%) VBScript
8 1 (0.46%) VB
8 1 (0.46%) Perl
8 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.01%) MCSE
3 22 (10.09%) MCITP
4 20 (9.17%) MCTS
5 15 (6.88%) MCP
6 7 (3.21%) Degree
6 7 (3.21%) CCENT
6 7 (3.21%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.21%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.75%) CCNA
7 6 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.29%) MCSA
8 5 (2.29%) PhD
9 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.46%) MCDST
9 1 (0.46%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.67%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 122 (55.96%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.09%) XenApp
4 18 (8.26%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.13%) XenServer
6 8 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.75%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.83%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.83%) vSphere
10 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.46%) Firmware
12 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (19.72%) SCCM
2 14 (6.42%) SCOrch
3 11 (5.05%) SCOM
4 9 (4.13%) SCVMM
5 8 (3.67%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.21%) WSUS
6 7 (3.21%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.46%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.46%) DameWare
8 1 (0.46%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.46%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 128 (58.72%) Microsoft
2 53 (24.31%) VMware
3 40 (18.35%) Cisco
4 36 (16.51%) Citrix
5 20 (9.17%) HP
6 12 (5.50%) Apple
7 9 (4.13%) Bloomberg
7 9 (4.13%) Altiris
8 8 (3.67%) CQG
8 8 (3.67%) Toshiba
8 8 (3.67%) Reuters
8 8 (3.67%) Dell
9 7 (3.21%) EMC
9 7 (3.21%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.21%) Serena
10 6 (2.75%) Juniper
10 6 (2.75%) Sencha
11 5 (2.29%) IronPort
11 5 (2.29%) Polycom
11 5 (2.29%) Veeam
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + minimum 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + oncall
Posted: 23 days ago