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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
England / East of England
Rank 178 170 187
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 64 106 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 1.42% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.30% 5.50% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 100 79
Median salary £25,500 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,700 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
1487 1927 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.86% 25.80% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1518 1742
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -9 28 £24,000 -9.43% 4
Cambridgeshire -13 17 £24,150 -8.00% 2
Essex +6 10 £30,000 +13.20% 1
Suffolk +18 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Bedfordshire +15 3 £50,000 +39.86% 1
Norfolk -12 1 £35,000 -2.77%
Windows 8
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (82.76%) Windows 7
3 85 (73.28%) Active Directory
4 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
5 44 (37.93%) Windows 10
6 40 (34.48%) MS Office
7 39 (33.62%) MS Exchange
7 39 (33.62%) Windows Server
8 37 (31.90%) VMware
9 31 (26.72%) ITIL
10 30 (25.86%) Office 365
11 29 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (23.28%) Cisco
13 25 (21.55%) Citrix
14 22 (18.97%) SLA
14 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
15 21 (18.10%) TCP/IP
15 21 (18.10%) Firewall
15 21 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (15.52%) DNS
18 17 (14.66%) SQL
18 17 (14.66%) SCCM
18 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (12.93%) SAN
20 15 (12.93%) VPN
20 15 (12.93%) Linux

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 39 (33.62%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.59%) IIS
7 3 (2.59%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (34.48%) MS Office
2 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.86%) Office 365
2 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.17%) iTunes
4 5 (4.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.59%) Akamai
5 3 (2.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) Firewall
1 21 (18.10%) TCP/IP
2 18 (15.52%) DNS
3 15 (12.93%) SAN
3 15 (12.93%) VPN
4 13 (11.21%) LAN
5 11 (9.48%) WAN
6 7 (6.03%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (5.17%) Internet
7 6 (5.17%) NAS
7 6 (5.17%) VoIP
8 5 (4.31%) DHCP
8 5 (4.31%) HTTP
8 5 (4.31%) HTTPS
8 5 (4.31%) IMAP
8 5 (4.31%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.31%) SMTP
8 5 (4.31%) SNMP
9 4 (3.45%) Wireless
10 3 (2.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Ant
1 2 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.86%) MSI
General
1 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.31%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Finance
4 2 (1.72%) Back Office
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Desktop Support
2 31 (26.72%) Analyst
3 25 (21.55%) Support Engineer
4 21 (18.10%) Support Technician
5 20 (17.24%) Desktop Support Technician
5 20 (17.24%) Desktop Technician
6 17 (14.66%) IT Support
7 16 (13.79%) Service Analyst
7 16 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (11.21%) Support Analyst
9 12 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (9.48%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 11 (9.48%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (8.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (8.62%) IT Engineer
11 10 (8.62%) IT Support Engineer
12 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (6.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) EDI
1 5 (4.31%) Web Services
2 3 (2.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.72%) CSS
3 2 (1.72%) HTML
3 2 (1.72%) HTML5
3 2 (1.72%) jQuery
4 1 (0.86%) Android SDK
4 1 (0.86%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Blackberry
2 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) Mobile Computing
2 8 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 7 (6.03%) iPad
4 6 (5.17%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.17%) iPhone
5 5 (4.31%) Clustering
5 5 (4.31%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.31%) Replication
5 5 (4.31%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.59%) BYOD
6 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.86%) CESG
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (82.76%) Windows 7
3 44 (37.93%) Windows 10
4 39 (33.62%) Windows Server
5 29 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (12.93%) Linux
9 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
10 7 (6.03%) Mac OS X
11 6 (5.17%) Unix
11 6 (5.17%) Windows Phone
12 5 (4.31%) Mac OS
12 5 (4.31%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.72%) Android
13 2 (1.72%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.72%) ITIL
2 13 (11.21%) Problem Management
3 10 (8.62%) Service Management
4 9 (7.76%) ITSM
5 8 (6.90%) Process Management
6 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.03%) People Management
6 7 (6.03%) Presales
7 6 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.17%) Time Management
8 5 (4.31%) High Availability
8 5 (4.31%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (4.31%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (4.31%) Operations Management
8 5 (4.31%) Ticket Management
9 4 (3.45%) CRM
9 4 (3.45%) ERP
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.66%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.45%) VBScript
4 3 (2.59%) VB
5 2 (1.72%) C
5 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.86%) Java
6 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.34%) MCSE
3 10 (8.62%) Degree
4 8 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.90%) MCSA
5 5 (4.31%) A+ Certification
5 5 (4.31%) CCNA
5 5 (4.31%) MCP
5 5 (4.31%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.59%) CCDP
7 3 (2.59%) MCDST
7 3 (2.59%) MCITP
8 2 (1.72%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 85 (73.28%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.93%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.90%) vSphere
5 6 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.17%) XenApp
6 5 (4.31%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.86%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) SCCM
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (5.17%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.17%) ZENworks
4 5 (4.31%) Nagios
4 5 (4.31%) ThinApp
5 2 (1.72%) WSUS
6 1 (0.86%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (50.86%) Microsoft
2 37 (31.90%) VMware
3 27 (23.28%) Cisco
4 25 (21.55%) Citrix
5 8 (6.90%) Clearswift
5 8 (6.90%) Nokia
5 8 (6.90%) Proofpoint
6 7 (6.03%) Apple
6 7 (6.03%) Veeam
7 6 (5.17%) Novell
7 6 (5.17%) WatchGuard
8 5 (4.31%) AppSense
8 5 (4.31%) Google
8 5 (4.31%) Sophos
8 5 (4.31%) Symantec
9 4 (3.45%) HP
10 3 (2.59%) F5
11 2 (1.72%) Mitel
11 2 (1.72%) Sage
12 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
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