The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 50 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley - 1.76% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
Windows 8
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 141 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 30.52% 27.54% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 105 122 123
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Crawley

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) Windows 7
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (66.67%) DMZ
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (66.67%) Firewall
4 14 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (66.67%) LAN
4 14 (66.67%) WAN
4 14 (66.67%) DHCP
4 14 (66.67%) FTP
4 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (66.67%) VPN
4 14 (66.67%) DNS
4 14 (66.67%) SLA
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) MS Office
5 10 (47.62%) VoIP
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) MCSE
6 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (19.05%) Xen
7 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
7 4 (19.05%) SAN
8 1 (4.76%) MVC

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) WAN
1 14 (66.67%) DHCP
1 14 (66.67%) FTP
1 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 14 (66.67%) VPN
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
1 14 (66.67%) LAN
1 14 (66.67%) DMZ
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
1 14 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (47.62%) VoIP
3 4 (19.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
1 14 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Desktop Support
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
1 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows 7
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.76%) MVC
2 1 (4.76%) Scrum
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.76%) TDD
2 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
2 1 (4.76%) BDD
2 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Xen
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft