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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 28 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 7.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 23.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £39,500 -
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 56 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.32% 30.60% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 95 50 55
Median salary £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Information Security
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Ticket Management
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (37.50%) Document Management
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) CCA
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Remedy
5 3 (37.50%) LAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Document Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Ticket Management
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCA
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy