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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 186 184 203
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 57 76 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.81% 3.93% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 63 56
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £21,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
1496 1932 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.07% 26.38% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1623 1781
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 September 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 September 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 0 20 £27,500 - 6
Essex +8 18 £47,500 +82.69% 3
Cambridgeshire +25 15 £20,500 -6.81% 3
Suffolk -1 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Norfolk -17 1 £22,500 -15.88%
Windows 8
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (61.67%) Windows 7
3 72 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 66 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 61 (50.83%) MS Office
6 46 (38.33%) ITIL
7 37 (30.83%) Windows Server
8 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (27.50%) Office 365
9 33 (27.50%) Windows 10
9 33 (27.50%) Blackberry
9 33 (27.50%) Citrix
9 33 (27.50%) MS Exchange
10 29 (24.17%) TCP/IP
11 28 (23.33%) VPN
12 27 (22.50%) DNS
12 27 (22.50%) DHCP
13 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
13 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (20.83%) Windows XP
15 23 (19.17%) Cisco
16 22 (18.33%) Apple
16 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
17 20 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 20 (16.67%) VMware
18 19 (15.83%) MCP
18 19 (15.83%) SLA
19 18 (15.00%) iPhone
19 18 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
20 16 (13.33%) SharePoint

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 33 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 13 (10.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (5.00%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.83%) Drupal
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (50.83%) MS Office
2 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.83%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (27.50%) Office 365
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.33%) iTunes
5 1 (0.83%) AdWords
5 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.17%) TCP/IP
2 28 (23.33%) VPN
3 27 (22.50%) DHCP
3 27 (22.50%) DNS
4 10 (8.33%) Firewall
5 9 (7.50%) Wireless
6 8 (6.67%) VLAN
7 7 (5.83%) DMZ
7 7 (5.83%) IMAP
7 7 (5.83%) NAS
7 7 (5.83%) SAN
7 7 (5.83%) SMTP
7 7 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (5.00%) Skype
9 5 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.33%) LAN
10 4 (3.33%) WAN
11 3 (2.50%) Broadband
12 2 (1.67%) Internet
12 2 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.83%) QlikView
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (6.67%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) German Language
3 4 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) French Language
4 1 (0.83%) Local Government
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 31 (25.83%) Analyst
3 30 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 21 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (15.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 18 (15.00%) IT Support
8 17 (14.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 14 (11.67%) Desktop Support
9 14 (11.67%) Service Analyst
9 14 (11.67%) Support Analyst
10 12 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (10.00%) IT Analyst
10 12 (10.00%) IT Engineer
11 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Engineer
12 9 (7.50%) Senior Support Engineer
12 9 (7.50%) Team Leader
13 8 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
13 8 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 8 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) MAPI
2 5 (4.17%) CSS
2 5 (4.17%) HTML
3 4 (3.33%) HTML5
3 4 (3.33%) jQuery
4 3 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (0.83%) Ajax
5 1 (0.83%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.50%) Blackberry
2 18 (15.00%) iPhone
3 13 (10.83%) Mobile Computing
4 11 (9.17%) Mathematics
5 10 (8.33%) Driving Licence
6 9 (7.50%) iPad
6 9 (7.50%) Replication
7 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.67%) PDA
8 7 (5.83%) Smartphone
9 6 (5.00%) BYOD
9 6 (5.00%) Fat Client
9 6 (5.00%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.67%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.83%) FMCG
11 1 (0.83%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (61.67%) Windows 7
3 37 (30.83%) Windows Server
4 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (27.50%) Windows 10
6 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 15 (12.50%) Android
9 11 (9.17%) Linux
9 11 (9.17%) Windows Vista
10 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (5.00%) Mac OS
12 5 (4.17%) Windows Phone
13 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.83%) AIX
14 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.33%) ITIL
2 12 (10.00%) ITSM
3 9 (7.50%) Service Management
4 8 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 8 (6.67%) Process Management
5 7 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (5.83%) Time Management
6 6 (5.00%) Change Management
6 6 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (5.00%) Logistics
6 6 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (5.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (3.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (3.33%) People Management
8 3 (2.50%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.67%) CRM
9 2 (1.67%) ERP
9 2 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.50%) SQL
2 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.33%) VB
4 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) PHP
6 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) MCP
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.00%) Degree
3 12 (10.00%) MCSA
4 11 (9.17%) MCDST
5 10 (8.33%) MCSE
6 9 (7.50%) MCITP
7 6 (5.00%) A+ Certification
7 6 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.67%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNP
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.83%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.83%) Hyper-V
3 12 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.50%) XenApp
5 7 (5.83%) NFS
6 6 (5.00%) vSphere
7 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (13.33%) SCCM
2 9 (7.50%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.17%) WSUS
4 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.83%) Nessus
5 1 (0.83%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.83%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 66 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.50%) Citrix
3 23 (19.17%) Cisco
4 22 (18.33%) Apple
5 20 (16.67%) VMware
6 9 (7.50%) Clearswift
6 9 (7.50%) Nokia
6 9 (7.50%) Proofpoint
7 8 (6.67%) Draytek
8 7 (5.83%) Dell
8 7 (5.83%) Remedy
8 7 (5.83%) Veeam
9 6 (5.00%) Progress
9 6 (5.00%) ServiceNow
10 5 (4.17%) HP
11 4 (3.33%) AppSense
12 2 (1.67%) Google
12 2 (1.67%) Oracle
12 2 (1.67%) Symantec
13 1 (0.83%) IBM
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