The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 24 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.10% - 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.21% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £39,500 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 67 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 30.60% 25.67% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 55 109
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Croydon

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) SQL
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (87.10%) Windows 7
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Vista
5 23 (74.19%) MCP
5 23 (74.19%) 3D Printing
6 22 (70.97%) Document Management
7 21 (67.74%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (54.84%) Electronics
9 11 (35.48%) Project Management
10 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
11 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) CCNA
12 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (16.13%) SLA
13 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
13 5 (16.13%) LAN
13 5 (16.13%) WAN
13 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
13 5 (16.13%) VMware
14 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
14 4 (12.90%) MCSE
14 4 (12.90%) MS Office
14 4 (12.90%) VoIP
14 4 (12.90%) Citrix

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
2 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) ADSL
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
General
1 17 (54.84%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Solutions Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) 3D Printing
2 21 (67.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (87.10%) Windows 7
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Vista
5 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Document Management
2 11 (35.48%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) MCP
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.90%) MCSE
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.45%) MCITP
6 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) MobileIron
4 2 (6.45%) Mitel
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) Motorola
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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