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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 200 191 220
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 53 72 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.98% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.43% 3.83% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 53
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
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
1544 1879 2225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.53% 25.59% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1542 1811
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +23 23 £27,500 - 3
Essex +3 15 £36,000 +38.46% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 11 £20,500 -19.60% 4
Suffolk -7 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Norfolk -12 1 £22,500 -21.05%
Windows 8
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (68.70%) Active Directory
2 90 (68.70%) Windows 7
3 77 (58.78%) Microsoft
4 67 (51.15%) MS Office
5 54 (41.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (39.69%) Windows Server
7 41 (31.30%) MS Exchange
8 40 (30.53%) TCP/IP
8 40 (30.53%) Blackberry
8 40 (30.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (30.53%) Windows 10
9 39 (29.77%) DHCP
9 39 (29.77%) DNS
9 39 (29.77%) MS Excel
10 38 (29.01%) VPN
10 38 (29.01%) Office 365
11 37 (28.24%) ITIL
12 36 (27.48%) Windows XP
12 36 (27.48%) Cisco
12 36 (27.48%) Citrix
13 31 (23.66%) Apple
13 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
13 31 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 30 (22.90%) iPhone
14 30 (22.90%) VMware
15 29 (22.14%) Exchange Server 2013
16 28 (21.37%) Android
16 28 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2007
17 26 (19.85%) Hyper-V

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 41 (31.30%) MS Exchange
2 31 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (22.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (16.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (15.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
8 7 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (4.58%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.76%) Drupal
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (51.15%) MS Office
2 39 (29.77%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.34%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (29.01%) Office 365
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) AdWords
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (30.53%) TCP/IP
2 39 (29.77%) DHCP
2 39 (29.77%) DNS
3 38 (29.01%) VPN
4 24 (18.32%) Firewall
5 22 (16.79%) VLAN
6 21 (16.03%) Wireless
7 19 (14.50%) DMZ
7 19 (14.50%) IMAP
7 19 (14.50%) SMTP
8 16 (12.21%) NAS
8 16 (12.21%) SAN
9 7 (5.34%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.58%) Skype
11 5 (3.82%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (3.82%) LAN
12 4 (3.05%) WAN
13 3 (2.29%) Broadband
14 2 (1.53%) Intranet
15 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.76%) QlikView
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) German Language
2 5 (3.82%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) French Language
3 1 (0.76%) Local Government
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Support Engineer
2 28 (21.37%) Analyst
3 26 (19.85%) IT Support
4 25 (19.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (15.27%) IT Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) Senior Support Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (12.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (12.21%) IT Support Engineer
9 15 (11.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 15 (11.45%) Desktop Support
9 15 (11.45%) Service Analyst
10 12 (9.16%) Systems Support
11 11 (8.40%) Senior IT Engineer
11 11 (8.40%) Senior IT Support
11 11 (8.40%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (8.40%) Systems Support Engineer
11 11 (8.40%) Team Leader
12 10 (7.63%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.50%) MAPI
2 3 (2.29%) .NET
2 3 (2.29%) CSS
2 3 (2.29%) HTML
3 2 (1.53%) HTML5
3 2 (1.53%) jQuery
4 1 (0.76%) Ajax
4 1 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.53%) Blackberry
2 30 (22.90%) iPhone
3 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (15.27%) PDA
4 20 (15.27%) Replication
5 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
6 10 (7.63%) Driving Licence
7 8 (6.11%) iPad
7 8 (6.11%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (4.58%) Fat Client
8 6 (4.58%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.29%) BYOD
10 2 (1.53%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.53%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.76%) FMCG
11 1 (0.76%) Handset
11 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (68.70%) Windows 7
3 54 (41.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (39.69%) Windows Server
5 40 (30.53%) Windows 10
5 40 (30.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (27.48%) Windows XP
7 28 (21.37%) Android
8 25 (19.08%) Linux
9 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (16.79%) Windows Vista
11 6 (4.58%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.29%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.76%) AIX
13 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) ITIL
2 9 (6.87%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (6.11%) Logistics
4 7 (5.34%) ITSM
4 7 (5.34%) Time Management
5 6 (4.58%) ITIL V3
5 6 (4.58%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (4.58%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (3.82%) Business Continuity
6 5 (3.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.05%) Project Management
8 3 (2.29%) Change Management
8 3 (2.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.53%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.53%) ERP
9 2 (1.53%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.53%) Process Management
9 2 (1.53%) Service Management
10 1 (0.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.34%) SQL
2 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.05%) VB
3 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.53%) C#
5 1 (0.76%) Java
5 1 (0.76%) Perl
5 1 (0.76%) PHP
5 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) MCP
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.63%) MCITP
3 10 (7.63%) MCSA
4 9 (6.87%) MCDST
4 9 (6.87%) MCSE
5 8 (6.11%) A+ Certification
5 8 (6.11%) Degree
5 8 (6.11%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (3.05%) Postgraduate
7 3 (2.29%) CCNA
7 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.29%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) CCNP
8 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.27%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (68.70%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.85%) Hyper-V
3 16 (12.21%) NFS
3 16 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.63%) XenApp
5 6 (4.58%) vSphere
6 5 (3.82%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (17.56%) Backup Exec
2 15 (11.45%) SCCM
3 5 (3.82%) WSUS
4 4 (3.05%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) Nessus
5 1 (0.76%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 77 (58.78%) Microsoft
2 36 (27.48%) Cisco
2 36 (27.48%) Citrix
3 31 (23.66%) Apple
4 30 (22.90%) VMware
5 20 (15.27%) Draytek
6 16 (12.21%) Veeam
7 10 (7.63%) Dell
8 9 (6.87%) Remedy
9 8 (6.11%) Progress
10 6 (4.58%) HP
10 6 (4.58%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.82%) AppSense
12 4 (3.05%) Symantec
13 3 (2.29%) Clearswift
13 3 (2.29%) Nokia
13 3 (2.29%) Proofpoint
14 2 (1.53%) Google
14 2 (1.53%) Oracle
15 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
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