The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 216 228 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 65 40 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.47% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.47% 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2629 2652 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.34% 30.93% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2279 2323
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +16 27 £29,500 +7.27% 3
Essex -18 18 £21,500 -20.37% 2
Norfolk - 10 £20,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Suffolk -15 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Windows 8
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 76 (55.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 65 (47.10%) Active Directory
5 65 (47.10%) MS Office
6 63 (45.65%) Windows 7
7 54 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (38.41%) MS Excel
9 51 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 44 (31.88%) TCP/IP
11 43 (31.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 41 (29.71%) Hyper-V
14 39 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
15 38 (27.54%) VMware
16 34 (24.64%) DNS
16 34 (24.64%) Windows XP
17 31 (22.46%) Exchange Server 2013
18 30 (21.74%) Cisco
18 30 (21.74%) Apple
19 29 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (19.57%) Backup Exec
21 26 (18.84%) DHCP
22 25 (18.12%) Firewall
23 23 (16.67%) Blackberry
23 23 (16.67%) ITIL
24 22 (15.94%) MCP
24 22 (15.94%) SharePoint
24 22 (15.94%) Windows Vista

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 69 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 51 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (22.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (15.94%) SharePoint
6 15 (10.87%) Lync
7 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (6.52%) JOnAS
9 5 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.17%) IIS
11 2 (1.45%) CMS
12 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.72%) Drupal
12 1 (0.72%) WordPress
12 1 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.72%) DNN
Applications
1 65 (47.10%) MS Office
2 53 (38.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) Office 365
2 3 (2.17%) IaaS
2 3 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (31.88%) TCP/IP
2 34 (24.64%) DNS
3 26 (18.84%) DHCP
4 25 (18.12%) Firewall
5 21 (15.22%) VPN
6 20 (14.49%) LAN
7 18 (13.04%) WAN
8 10 (7.25%) Wireless
9 8 (5.80%) SAN
10 7 (5.07%) Network Security
10 7 (5.07%) SSL
11 6 (4.35%) VoIP
11 6 (4.35%) ADSL
11 6 (4.35%) NAS
12 4 (2.90%) IP Telephony
13 3 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (2.17%) VLAN
13 3 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.17%) iSCSI
13 3 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Subversion
1 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (2.17%) Retail
1 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
1 3 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.49%) 2nd Line Support
2 20 (14.49%) Consultant
3 18 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (11.59%) IT Support
5 15 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Developer
6 13 (9.42%) Systems Support
7 11 (7.97%) Support Technician
7 11 (7.97%) Technical Support
8 10 (7.25%) Network Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Technical Support Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Support Consultant
11 6 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.07%) CSS
1 7 (5.07%) HTML
2 5 (3.62%) .NET
3 4 (2.90%) WPF
3 4 (2.90%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.45%) DCOM
4 2 (1.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.72%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.72%) WCF
5 1 (0.72%) Symfony
5 1 (0.72%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (0.72%) CakePHP
5 1 (0.72%) HTML5
5 1 (0.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.72%) CSS3
5 1 (0.72%) Laravel
5 1 (0.72%) LAMP
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.17%) Clustering
4 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.45%) PKI
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) SecurID
6 1 (0.72%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (55.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (45.65%) Windows 7
4 54 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (31.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (24.64%) Windows XP
7 22 (15.94%) Windows Vista
8 13 (9.42%) Linux
8 13 (9.42%) Android
9 12 (8.70%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.90%) Windows Phone
11 3 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.17%) UNIX
12 2 (1.45%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.72%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.67%) ITIL
2 9 (6.52%) Incident Management
3 8 (5.80%) Software Engineering
4 6 (4.35%) Migration
4 6 (4.35%) Web Design
5 5 (3.62%) Android Development
5 5 (3.62%) iOS Development
5 5 (3.62%) Asset Management
6 4 (2.90%) OO
6 4 (2.90%) CRM
7 3 (2.17%) Network Design
7 3 (2.17%) TDD
7 3 (2.17%) Data Security
7 3 (2.17%) RAD
8 2 (1.45%) OOD
8 2 (1.45%) Workflow
8 2 (1.45%) ITSM
8 2 (1.45%) MVC
8 2 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.07%) C#
1 7 (5.07%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.35%) PHP
2 6 (4.35%) SQL
3 5 (3.62%) C++
4 4 (2.90%) VBScript
4 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.17%) VB
5 3 (2.17%) VC++
6 2 (1.45%) Java
6 2 (1.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (15.94%) MCP
3 20 (14.49%) MCITP
4 16 (11.59%) MCTS
5 14 (10.14%) Degree
5 14 (10.14%) MCSE
6 11 (7.97%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.35%) A+ Certification
7 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 5 (3.62%) MCSA
9 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.45%) MCDST
10 1 (0.72%) CCNP
10 1 (0.72%) CCNA
10 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (47.10%) Active Directory
2 41 (29.71%) Hyper-V
3 29 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.52%) Terminal Services
5 8 (5.80%) XenApp
6 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.45%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.72%) vSphere
8 1 (0.72%) NDS
Systems Management
1 27 (19.57%) Backup Exec
2 18 (13.04%) SCCM
3 17 (12.32%) WSUS
4 7 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (4.35%) SCOM
6 5 (3.62%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.45%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.45%) WMI
7 2 (1.45%) SCSM
7 2 (1.45%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 92 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (27.54%) VMware
3 30 (21.74%) Cisco
3 30 (21.74%) Apple
4 19 (13.77%) Citrix
5 17 (12.32%) Symantec
6 14 (10.14%) McAfee
7 9 (6.52%) HP
8 6 (4.35%) Sophos
9 5 (3.62%) Avaya
10 4 (2.90%) NetApp
10 4 (2.90%) Veeam
11 3 (2.17%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.17%) Motorola
11 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.17%) Websense
12 2 (1.45%) Oracle
12 2 (1.45%) Dell
12 2 (1.45%) Wyse
12 2 (1.45%) Fujitsu
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