The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 178 221 241
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 63 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.97% 2.79% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 41
Median salary £26,500 £28,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% +29.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £20,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1588 2045 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.41% 26.38% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1606 1993
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 East of England

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows 8
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +50 31 £26,500 -8.62% 2
Essex +20 27 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £23,000 -4.16%
Suffolk +9 3 £21,500 -21.81%
Norfolk +8 2 £25,250 -13.67%
Bedfordshire +3 2 £23,750 +1.06%
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 160 (100.00%) Windows
2 116 (72.50%) Windows 7
3 108 (67.50%) Active Directory
4 100 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 79 (49.38%) MS Office
5 79 (49.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (46.88%) Windows Server
7 61 (38.13%) Cisco
8 60 (37.50%) VMware
9 57 (35.63%) MS Excel
9 57 (35.63%) Windows 10
10 54 (33.75%) MS Exchange
11 53 (33.13%) VPN
12 51 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 51 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 50 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
14 49 (30.63%) TCP/IP
15 48 (30.00%) Apple
16 47 (29.38%) Office 365
16 47 (29.38%) Hyper-V
17 46 (28.75%) DNS
17 46 (28.75%) DHCP
17 46 (28.75%) Blackberry
18 44 (27.50%) Firewall
18 44 (27.50%) Windows XP
19 43 (26.88%) SQL Server
20 42 (26.25%) Backup Exec
20 42 (26.25%) Android
21 41 (25.63%) Linux
22 40 (25.00%) iPhone

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 54 (33.75%) MS Exchange
2 51 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (19.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 30 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (9.38%) SharePoint
8 8 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (3.13%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.63%) Drupal
10 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (49.38%) MS Office
2 57 (35.63%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (29.38%) Office 365
2 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) AdWords
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (33.13%) VPN
2 49 (30.63%) TCP/IP
3 46 (28.75%) DHCP
3 46 (28.75%) DNS
4 44 (27.50%) Firewall
5 39 (24.38%) VLAN
6 33 (20.63%) Wireless
7 29 (18.13%) DMZ
7 29 (18.13%) IMAP
7 29 (18.13%) SMTP
8 26 (16.25%) SAN
9 21 (13.13%) NAS
10 12 (7.50%) LAN
11 11 (6.88%) WAN
12 5 (3.13%) Skype
13 3 (1.88%) Broadband
13 3 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (1.25%) Intranet
15 1 (0.63%) Frame Relay
15 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (1.25%) Xcode
3 1 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (3.13%) German Language
2 3 (1.88%) Games
3 2 (1.25%) Marketing
3 2 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Finance
4 1 (0.63%) Local Government
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (41.25%) Support Engineer
2 36 (22.50%) IT Support
3 32 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 28 (17.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 23 (14.38%) Analyst
6 22 (13.75%) Desktop Support
7 21 (13.13%) Senior Support Engineer
7 21 (13.13%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (13.13%) Systems Support
7 21 (13.13%) Systems Support Engineer
8 18 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
9 16 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
10 15 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (8.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 14 (8.75%) Desktop Engineer
11 14 (8.75%) Team Leader
12 13 (8.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (8.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.13%) MAPI
2 5 (3.13%) CSS
2 5 (3.13%) HTML
3 4 (2.50%) HTML5
3 4 (2.50%) PhoneGap
4 3 (1.88%) .NET
5 2 (1.25%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.75%) Blackberry
2 40 (25.00%) iPhone
3 33 (20.63%) Replication
4 31 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (18.13%) PDA
6 11 (6.88%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.25%) Driving Licence
8 8 (5.00%) iPad
8 8 (5.00%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (3.75%) Fat Client
9 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
9 6 (3.75%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.25%) BYOD
10 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.25%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.25%) Physics
10 2 (1.25%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.63%) Handset
11 1 (0.63%) NHS
11 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 160 (100.00%) Windows
2 116 (72.50%) Windows 7
3 79 (49.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (46.88%) Windows Server
5 57 (35.63%) Windows 10
6 51 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (27.50%) Windows XP
8 42 (26.25%) Android
9 41 (25.63%) Linux
10 31 (19.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (19.38%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.75%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.75%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.63%) VMS
14 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.38%) ITIL
2 15 (9.38%) Business Continuity
3 9 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (5.00%) Logistics
4 8 (5.00%) Project Management
5 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (4.38%) ITSM
6 6 (3.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (3.75%) Incident Management
6 6 (3.75%) iOS Development
6 6 (3.75%) ITIL V3
6 6 (3.75%) Scrum
6 6 (3.75%) Time Management
7 5 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (3.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (2.50%) Prototyping
8 4 (2.50%) Web Development
9 3 (1.88%) Software Deployment
10 2 (1.25%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.75%) Objective-C
2 5 (3.13%) SQL
3 4 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) C#
4 1 (0.63%) VB
4 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.25%) MCP
1 18 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.75%) MCITP
3 13 (8.13%) Degree
4 11 (6.88%) MCSE
5 10 (6.25%) CCNA
5 10 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.25%) MCSA
6 8 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 8 (5.00%) MCDST
6 8 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (3.13%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.88%) MCTS
9 2 (1.25%) VCP5
9 2 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.63%) CCNP
10 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.25%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 47 (29.38%) Hyper-V
3 31 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (13.13%) NFS
5 9 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.38%) vSphere
6 7 (4.38%) XenApp
6 7 (4.38%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.88%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.63%) Docker
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (26.25%) Backup Exec
2 17 (10.63%) SCCM
3 6 (3.75%) SCOM
4 4 (2.50%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
5 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 61 (38.13%) Cisco
3 60 (37.50%) VMware
4 48 (30.00%) Apple
5 35 (21.88%) Citrix
6 30 (18.75%) Draytek
7 21 (13.13%) Veeam
8 18 (11.25%) Dell
9 12 (7.50%) Symantec
10 9 (5.63%) Remedy
11 8 (5.00%) Progress
12 6 (3.75%) AppSense
12 6 (3.75%) HP
13 5 (3.13%) ServiceNow
14 4 (2.50%) Novell
14 4 (2.50%) Xamarin
15 2 (1.25%) Clearswift
15 2 (1.25%) Nokia
15 2 (1.25%) Oracle
15 2 (1.25%) Proofpoint
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