The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 119 92
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.068% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.27% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
Windows 8
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
311 374 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.26% 25.44% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 274 337 218
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in East Sussex

Windows 8
Top 15 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (50.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Toshiba