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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 213 247 277
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 34 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.66% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.13% 2.69% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 56
Median salary £37,500 £28,750 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -32.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £24,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £43,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
1599 2450 3214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.77% 24.59% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 2092 2815
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 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 58 (75.32%) Active Directory
4 54 (70.13%) Microsoft
5 42 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (50.65%) Windows Server
7 38 (49.35%) MS Office
8 36 (46.75%) Citrix
9 35 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (44.16%) VMware
11 29 (37.66%) Windows 10
12 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
13 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
14 18 (23.38%) SCCM
14 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (22.08%) XenApp
16 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
16 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (19.48%) VB
17 15 (19.48%) PowerShell
18 14 (18.18%) MCSE
19 13 (16.88%) Linux
19 13 (16.88%) ITIL
19 13 (16.88%) Cisco
19 13 (16.88%) Symantec
19 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
19 13 (16.88%) Degree
19 13 (16.88%) Office 365

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 (32.47%) MS Exchange
2 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) IIS
4 8 (10.39%) Skype for Business
5 7 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (7.79%) Apache
7 5 (6.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 38 (49.35%) MS Office
2 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Office 365
2 11 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.60%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) SAN
2 11 (14.29%) DHCP
3 10 (12.99%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) DNS
5 8 (10.39%) LAN
5 8 (10.39%) NetScaler
5 8 (10.39%) VoIP
5 8 (10.39%) VPN
5 8 (10.39%) WAN
6 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.79%) Kerberos
8 5 (6.49%) NAS
8 5 (6.49%) Skype
8 5 (6.49%) VLAN
8 5 (6.49%) Wireless
9 4 (5.19%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.19%) WLAN
10 3 (3.90%) LDAP
10 3 (3.90%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.30%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.30%) Plastic SCM
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Law
3 8 (10.39%) Legal
4 7 (9.09%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
7 1 (1.30%) French Language
7 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Support Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) IT Support
5 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (14.29%) Desktop Support
7 9 (11.69%) IT Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (10.39%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) IT Analyst
8 8 (10.39%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) Service Analyst
8 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) WPF
2 2 (2.60%) XML
3 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.30%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.30%) Ajax
3 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.30%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (1.30%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) HTML5
3 1 (1.30%) jQuery
3 1 (1.30%) JSON
3 1 (1.30%) LINQ
3 1 (1.30%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.30%) NHibernate
3 1 (1.30%) Ninject
3 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.19%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.90%) iPad
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.60%) iPhone
5 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) BYOD
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 42 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (50.65%) Windows Server
5 35 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (37.66%) Windows 10
7 13 (16.88%) Linux
8 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (9.09%) Android
9 7 (9.09%) Mac OS X
10 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
11 4 (5.19%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
12 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
13 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.30%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone 7
14 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
3 8 (10.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (7.79%) Project Management
5 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.49%) Migration
6 4 (5.19%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (5.19%) Document Management
6 4 (5.19%) e-Disclosure
6 4 (5.19%) E-Discovery
6 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.90%) Security Patching
7 3 (3.90%) Time Management
8 2 (2.60%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (2.60%) MVVM
8 2 (2.60%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.60%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) PowerShell
1 15 (19.48%) VB
2 5 (6.49%) SQL
3 3 (3.90%) VBScript
4 2 (2.60%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) XAML
5 1 (1.30%) C
5 1 (1.30%) Delphi
5 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.30%) Pascal
5 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.18%) MCSE
3 13 (16.88%) Degree
4 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (11.69%) CCA
5 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (11.69%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (7.79%) MCP
7 5 (6.49%) CCNA
8 4 (5.19%) MCITP
8 4 (5.19%) MCSA
9 1 (1.30%) CCNP
9 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (75.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.08%) XenApp
3 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.39%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.79%) Terminal Services
5 6 (7.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (6.49%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) SCCM
2 10 (12.99%) SCOM
3 7 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 7 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (7.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.90%) Nagios
6 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.90%) Puppet
7 2 (2.60%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.30%) Casper Suite
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (70.13%) Microsoft
2 36 (46.75%) Citrix
3 34 (44.16%) VMware
4 13 (16.88%) Cisco
4 13 (16.88%) Symantec
5 9 (11.69%) HP
6 8 (10.39%) Apple
6 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.39%) Wyse
7 6 (7.79%) 3PAR
7 6 (7.79%) Altiris
8 3 (3.90%) Dell
8 3 (3.90%) EMC
8 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.60%) Adobe
9 2 (2.60%) Avaya
9 2 (2.60%) Mitel
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle
9 2 (2.60%) Sophos
9 2 (2.60%) Veeam
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