The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 280 286 355
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +69
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1045 1114 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.13% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 4.20% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 908 919 841
Median salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23706 26522 29857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.78% 26.94% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20351 22432 25303
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

Windows 8
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in England

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the England region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in England

Windows 8
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
London -20 367 £30,000 -7.69% 42
South East +28 341 £30,000 +9.09% 32
West Midlands +2 79 £30,000 +3.44% 8
East of England +56 77 £26,500 -11.66% 5
South West 0 71 £23,000 -13.20% 7
Yorkshire -17 49 £22,500 -25.00% 9
North West -21 35 £25,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands -6 28 £22,000 -2.22% 6
North East -6 1 £63,308 +130.20% 2
Windows 8
UK

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 England region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 2024 (100.00%) Windows
2 1362 (67.29%) Windows 7
3 1341 (66.25%) Active Directory
4 1224 (60.47%) Microsoft
5 933 (46.10%) Windows Server
6 803 (39.67%) MS Office
7 770 (38.04%) MS Exchange
8 767 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 728 (35.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 711 (35.13%) MS Excel
11 652 (32.21%) VMware
12 573 (28.31%) Windows 10
13 529 (26.14%) Windows XP
14 472 (23.32%) Citrix
15 426 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 422 (20.85%) Microsoft Certification
17 410 (20.26%) Firewall
18 405 (20.01%) VMware Infrastructure
19 399 (19.71%) Cisco
20 383 (18.92%) Office 365
21 375 (18.53%) ITIL
22 371 (18.33%) TCP/IP
23 359 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
24 342 (16.90%) Hyper-V
25 337 (16.65%) DNS
26 318 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
27 298 (14.72%) SQL Server
28 297 (14.67%) DHCP
29 284 (14.03%) VPN
30 267 (13.19%) Blackberry

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 770 (38.04%) MS Exchange
2 426 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 359 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 217 (10.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 191 (9.44%) SharePoint
6 136 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 123 (6.08%) Skype for Business
8 99 (4.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 73 (3.61%) IIS
10 66 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2000
11 40 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
12 32 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (0.74%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.54%) Apache
15 5 (0.25%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.20%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.15%) CMS
17 3 (0.15%) SAS
18 2 (0.099%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 803 (39.67%) MS Office
2 711 (35.13%) MS Excel
3 21 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.54%) MS Project
5 8 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.30%) Bankmaster
2 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.25%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.15%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.099%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.099%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.099%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.049%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.049%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 383 (18.92%) Office 365
2 78 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.69%) SaaS
6 12 (0.59%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.40%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.15%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.099%) IaaS
10 1 (0.049%) AdWords
10 1 (0.049%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.049%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 410 (20.26%) Firewall
2 371 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 337 (16.65%) DNS
4 297 (14.67%) DHCP
5 284 (14.03%) VPN
6 209 (10.33%) LAN
7 206 (10.18%) WAN
8 202 (9.98%) SAN
9 138 (6.82%) VoIP
10 114 (5.63%) VLAN
11 109 (5.39%) Wireless
12 72 (3.56%) Wi-Fi
13 67 (3.31%) Internet
14 58 (2.87%) Remote Desktop
15 43 (2.12%) ADSL
15 43 (2.12%) NAS
16 42 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
17 32 (1.58%) iSCSI
17 32 (1.58%) Skype
18 30 (1.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (0.59%) MySQL
7 10 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.35%) MS Access
9 6 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.30%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.30%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.20%) Big Data
11 4 (0.20%) MarkLogic
11 4 (0.20%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.15%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 32 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.38%) Plastic SCM
4 28 (1.38%) Subversion
5 13 (0.64%) Selenium
6 11 (0.54%) MSTest
7 8 (0.40%) MSI
7 8 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.35%) NUnit
8 7 (0.35%) ReSharper
8 7 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 6 (0.30%) LINQPad
9 6 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.25%) InstallShield
11 4 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (0.20%) Appium
11 4 (0.20%) UI Automator
12 2 (0.099%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.099%) Xcode
General
1 211 (10.42%) Finance
2 72 (3.56%) Banking
2 72 (3.56%) Legal
3 69 (3.41%) Retail
4 37 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 36 (1.78%) Law
6 30 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 29 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 25 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.04%) German Language
10 20 (0.99%) Back Office
10 20 (0.99%) Games
10 20 (0.99%) Marketing
11 14 (0.69%) French Language
12 13 (0.64%) Advertising
13 10 (0.49%) Electronics
14 7 (0.35%) Publishing
15 5 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.15%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 579 (28.61%) Analyst
2 552 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 403 (19.91%) IT Support
4 322 (15.91%) Support Analyst
5 294 (14.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 251 (12.40%) Desktop Support
7 246 (12.15%) IT Engineer
8 215 (10.62%) Service Analyst
9 203 (10.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 192 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 187 (9.24%) IT Support Engineer
12 182 (8.99%) IT Analyst
13 176 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 170 (8.40%) 1st Line Support
15 155 (7.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 141 (6.97%) Desktop Engineer
17 134 (6.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 129 (6.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
19 122 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
20 121 (5.98%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (5.78%) .NET
2 70 (3.46%) ASP.NET
3 56 (2.77%) HTML
4 48 (2.37%) CSS
5 47 (2.32%) XML
6 45 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (2.22%) jQuery
7 29 (1.43%) MAPI
8 25 (1.24%) Web Services
9 19 (0.94%) WPF
10 16 (0.79%) .NET Framework
11 15 (0.74%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (0.69%) XMPP
13 13 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 13 (0.64%) WCF
13 13 (0.64%) WinForms
14 12 (0.59%) Entity Framework
15 11 (0.54%) SOAP
16 9 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 9 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 267 (13.19%) Blackberry
2 143 (7.07%) iPhone
3 128 (6.32%) Driving Licence
4 102 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (3.61%) Smartphone
6 70 (3.46%) Replication
7 62 (3.06%) iPad
8 60 (2.96%) Computer Science
9 57 (2.82%) Data Centre
10 56 (2.77%) Mobile App
11 45 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
12 36 (1.78%) PDA
13 35 (1.73%) User Experience
14 33 (1.63%) Clustering
15 19 (0.94%) EPoS
16 17 (0.84%) Fat Client
16 17 (0.84%) FMCG
16 17 (0.84%) Thin Client
17 14 (0.69%) Visualisation
18 13 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2024 (100.00%) Windows
2 1362 (67.29%) Windows 7
3 933 (46.10%) Windows Server
4 767 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 728 (35.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 573 (28.31%) Windows 10
7 529 (26.14%) Windows XP
8 318 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 235 (11.61%) Android
10 176 (8.70%) Mac OS X
11 166 (8.20%) Linux
12 156 (7.71%) Apple iOS
13 151 (7.46%) Windows Vista
14 83 (4.10%) Windows 2000 Server
15 41 (2.03%) Mac OS
16 39 (1.93%) Unix
17 25 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
19 18 (0.89%) Windows Phone
20 15 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (18.53%) ITIL
2 116 (5.73%) Mentoring
3 89 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (3.75%) Project Management
5 75 (3.71%) Migration
6 72 (3.56%) Service Delivery
7 67 (3.31%) Service Management
8 58 (2.87%) Scrum
9 57 (2.82%) MVC
10 55 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 48 (2.37%) Incident Management
11 48 (2.37%) Problem Management
12 43 (2.12%) Patch Management
12 43 (2.12%) PRINCE2
13 42 (2.08%) Mobile Development
13 42 (2.08%) Time Management
14 41 (2.03%) MVVM
15 39 (1.93%) ITIL V3
16 38 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (1.83%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (8.89%) SQL
2 120 (5.93%) C#
3 96 (4.74%) PowerShell
4 63 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 40 (1.98%) VB
6 35 (1.73%) C
7 33 (1.63%) XAML
8 23 (1.14%) Java
9 21 (1.04%) VBScript
10 17 (0.84%) VB.NET
11 16 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 14 (0.69%) Objective-C
13 12 (0.59%) C++
14 10 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.44%) Tcl
16 8 (0.40%) VBA
17 6 (0.30%) Perl
18 4 (0.20%) PL/SQL
19 3 (0.15%) Ruby
19 3 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 422 (20.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 203 (10.03%) MCSE
3 165 (8.15%) Degree
4 156 (7.71%) MCSA
5 151 (7.46%) MCP
6 134 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
7 116 (5.73%) CCNA
8 104 (5.14%) MCITP
9 63 (3.11%) MCDST
10 55 (2.72%) Security Cleared
11 53 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 49 (2.42%) A+ Certification
13 38 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
14 37 (1.83%) SC Cleared
15 36 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
16 34 (1.68%) MCTS
16 34 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
17 28 (1.38%) CCA
18 26 (1.28%) CCNP
19 14 (0.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (11.26%) SLA
2 22 (1.09%) QA
3 13 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.20%) RMADS
7 1 (0.049%) ISO15022
7 1 (0.049%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1341 (66.25%) Active Directory
2 405 (20.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 342 (16.90%) Hyper-V
4 128 (6.32%) XenApp
5 97 (4.79%) vSphere
6 70 (3.46%) XenDesktop
7 55 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (2.42%) Terminal Services
9 48 (2.37%) VMware ESX
10 25 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 23 (1.14%) XenServer
12 21 (1.04%) NFS
13 19 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
14 17 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
15 13 (0.64%) BitLocker
16 10 (0.49%) DFS Replication
16 10 (0.49%) ISA Server
17 8 (0.40%) vCloud
18 7 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
19 5 (0.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 225 (11.12%) SCCM
2 135 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 59 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 50 (2.47%) SCOM
5 33 (1.63%) WSUS
6 30 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
7 25 (1.24%) NetBackup
8 21 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 16 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 16 (0.79%) SCVMM
10 15 (0.74%) DameWare
11 13 (0.64%) SCSM
11 13 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 13 (0.64%) XenMobile
12 10 (0.49%) SCDPM
13 8 (0.40%) Puppet
13 8 (0.40%) ZENworks
14 7 (0.35%) Casper Suite
15 6 (0.30%) Simpana
15 6 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1224 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 652 (32.21%) VMware
3 472 (23.32%) Citrix
4 399 (19.71%) Cisco
5 206 (10.18%) Apple
6 166 (8.20%) HP
7 128 (6.32%) Symantec
8 103 (5.09%) Dell
9 86 (4.25%) Avaya
10 75 (3.71%) Veeam
11 74 (3.66%) Intel Security
12 45 (2.22%) WatchGuard
13 42 (2.08%) IBM
14 39 (1.93%) Draytek
15 38 (1.88%) Oracle
15 38 (1.88%) Polycom
15 38 (1.88%) SonicWALL
16 32 (1.58%) Sophos
17 28 (1.38%) EMC
18 24 (1.19%) Bloomberg
Surbiton, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum + full IT training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Spink and Son Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
TabSys
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Plus up to 3k travel allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,000
Posted: 4 days ago