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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
UK / England
Rank 371 308 247
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -61
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 608 990 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 1.04% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 3.98% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 550 874 1111
Median salary £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18804 24882 27492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 23.81% 26.09% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15939 21137 23275
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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
London -11 252 £31,000 -3.12% 24
South East -51 153 £25,250 -9.82% 21
East of England -15 53 £27,000 -6.08% 6
West Midlands +23 40 £30,000 +0.84% 9
Yorkshire +25 33 £21,500 -4.44% 3
South West -45 29 £22,500 -15.09% 3
North West -44 27 £26,500 +6.00% 17
East Midlands -7 16 £35,000 +16.66% 5
North East +6 4 £22,000 - 2
Windows 8
UK

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1356 (100.00%) Windows
2 1050 (77.43%) Windows 7
3 878 (64.75%) Active Directory
4 832 (61.36%) Microsoft
5 658 (48.53%) Windows 10
6 607 (44.76%) Windows Server
7 555 (40.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 533 (39.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 515 (37.98%) MS Office
10 495 (36.50%) MS Exchange
11 427 (31.49%) MS Excel
12 418 (30.83%) VMware
12 418 (30.83%) Office 365
13 318 (23.45%) ITIL
14 301 (22.20%) Hyper-V
15 280 (20.65%) Firewall
16 269 (19.84%) Citrix
17 266 (19.62%) TCP/IP
18 256 (18.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 247 (18.22%) DNS
20 245 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
21 241 (17.77%) Cisco
22 220 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
23 208 (15.34%) LAN
23 208 (15.34%) Windows XP
24 202 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2013
25 193 (14.23%) DHCP
26 192 (14.16%) WAN
27 176 (12.98%) Apple
28 165 (12.17%) 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
1 495 (36.50%) MS Exchange
2 220 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 202 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 101 (7.45%) SharePoint
5 99 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 98 (7.23%) Skype for Business
7 80 (5.90%) IIS
8 62 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 57 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 24 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.18%) IBM Notes
12 12 (0.88%) Apache
12 12 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.37%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.15%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.074%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.074%) SAS
16 1 (0.074%) Umbraco
Applications
1 515 (37.98%) MS Office
2 427 (31.49%) MS Excel
3 17 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.52%) MS Project
6 6 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.074%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.074%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.44%) OpenText MBPM
3 5 (0.37%) Line 50
3 5 (0.37%) Sage X3
4 4 (0.29%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.22%) Retail-J
5 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.074%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.074%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.074%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 418 (30.83%) Office 365
2 136 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.11%) G Suite
5 11 (0.81%) Mimecast
6 8 (0.59%) OneDrive
7 7 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.52%) SaaS
8 6 (0.44%) iTunes
9 5 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.22%) Akamai
11 2 (0.15%) Slack
12 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 280 (20.65%) Firewall
2 266 (19.62%) TCP/IP
3 247 (18.22%) DNS
4 208 (15.34%) LAN
5 193 (14.23%) DHCP
6 192 (14.16%) WAN
7 155 (11.43%) VPN
8 103 (7.60%) VoIP
9 67 (4.94%) Wireless
10 61 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
11 59 (4.35%) VLAN
12 57 (4.20%) Internet
13 54 (3.98%) Skype
14 50 (3.69%) SAN
15 44 (3.24%) SMTP
16 33 (2.43%) Remote Desktop
17 31 (2.29%) SNMP
18 24 (1.77%) Cisco IOS
19 23 (1.70%) Telnet
20 21 (1.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 57 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (1.55%) MySQL
7 12 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.44%) Big Data
10 5 (0.37%) Power BI
10 5 (0.37%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.15%) MS Access
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.074%) Essbase
13 1 (0.074%) FileMaker
13 1 (0.074%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (1.84%) Visual Studio
2 20 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.37%) Selenium
5 4 (0.29%) MSTest
5 4 (0.29%) NUnit
6 3 (0.22%) JIRA
6 3 (0.22%) MSI
7 2 (0.15%) Ant
8 1 (0.074%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.074%) gulp
8 1 (0.074%) ReSharper
General
1 138 (10.18%) Finance
2 56 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 39 (2.88%) Legal
4 34 (2.51%) Retail
5 32 (2.36%) Banking
6 27 (1.99%) Advertising
7 23 (1.70%) Back Office
7 23 (1.70%) Law
7 23 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.81%) Marketing
8 11 (0.81%) Publishing
9 9 (0.66%) Electronics
10 8 (0.59%) French Language
11 7 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.52%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.44%) Automotive
13 5 (0.37%) German Language
14 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 385 (28.39%) Support Engineer
2 353 (26.03%) IT Support
3 346 (25.52%) Analyst
4 201 (14.82%) IT Engineer
5 197 (14.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 176 (12.98%) Support Analyst
7 158 (11.65%) IT Support Engineer
8 147 (10.84%) Service Analyst
9 143 (10.55%) Desktop Support
9 143 (10.55%) Service Desk Analyst
10 141 (10.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 120 (8.85%) IT Analyst
12 115 (8.48%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 109 (8.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 101 (7.45%) 1st Line Support
15 95 (7.01%) IT Support Analyst
16 91 (6.71%) Desktop Engineer
17 90 (6.64%) IT Technician
18 87 (6.42%) Support Technician
19 73 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.61%) HTML
2 45 (3.32%) .NET
3 38 (2.80%) ASP.NET
4 19 (1.40%) 802.1X
5 17 (1.25%) jQuery
6 16 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (1.11%) CSS
8 14 (1.03%) XML
9 12 (0.88%) Web Services
10 11 (0.81%) iOS SDK
10 11 (0.81%) SOAP
10 11 (0.81%) WCF
11 10 (0.74%) HTML5
11 10 (0.74%) Silverlight
12 9 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 9 (0.66%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (0.44%) OpenAL
13 6 (0.44%) OpenCL
13 6 (0.44%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 165 (12.17%) Blackberry
2 90 (6.64%) Driving Licence
3 65 (4.79%) iPhone
4 63 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 62 (4.57%) Management Information System
6 50 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (3.47%) Data Centre
8 42 (3.10%) iPad
9 38 (2.80%) Smartphone
10 33 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
11 26 (1.92%) Public Cloud
12 21 (1.55%) Clustering
13 19 (1.40%) User Experience
14 12 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.88%) Fat Client
14 12 (0.88%) Thin Client
14 12 (0.88%) Virtual Team
15 11 (0.81%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.74%) PKI
17 9 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1356 (100.00%) Windows
2 1050 (77.43%) Windows 7
3 658 (48.53%) Windows 10
4 607 (44.76%) Windows Server
5 555 (40.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 533 (39.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 208 (15.34%) Windows XP
8 119 (8.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 96 (7.08%) Android
10 92 (6.78%) Linux
11 87 (6.42%) Mac OS X
12 59 (4.35%) Windows Vista
13 54 (3.98%) Mac OS
14 48 (3.54%) Apple iOS
15 28 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
16 25 (1.84%) Unix
16 25 (1.84%) Windows Phone
17 20 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
18 16 (1.18%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (23.45%) ITIL
2 73 (5.38%) Service Management
3 68 (5.01%) Service Delivery
4 65 (4.79%) CRM
5 52 (3.83%) Migration
6 47 (3.47%) Project Management
7 42 (3.10%) Mentoring
8 41 (3.02%) Incident Management
9 39 (2.88%) Problem Management
10 38 (2.80%) PRINCE2
11 37 (2.73%) ITSM
12 32 (2.36%) High Availability
13 29 (2.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 29 (2.14%) ERP
13 29 (2.14%) ITIL V3
13 29 (2.14%) Time Management
14 28 (2.06%) MVC
15 27 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
16 25 (1.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (1.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (10.55%) SQL
2 84 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 41 (3.02%) C#
4 37 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 33 (2.43%) VB
6 22 (1.62%) VBScript
7 18 (1.33%) T-SQL
8 16 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 14 (1.03%) C
9 14 (1.03%) Java
10 9 (0.66%) C++
11 8 (0.59%) VBA
12 7 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.44%) Python
14 5 (0.37%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.37%) Groovy
15 3 (0.22%) PHP
16 1 (0.074%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.074%) XAML
Qualifications
1 245 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 149 (10.99%) MCP
3 133 (9.81%) Degree
4 131 (9.66%) MCSE
5 112 (8.26%) MCSA
6 84 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
7 72 (5.31%) MCITP
8 66 (4.87%) CCNA
9 49 (3.61%) Security Cleared
10 37 (2.73%) SC Cleared
11 25 (1.84%) A+ Certification
12 21 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (1.55%) MCTS
13 16 (1.18%) HND
14 15 (1.11%) CISSP
14 15 (1.11%) MCDST
14 15 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (1.03%) DBS Check
16 13 (0.96%) CCNP
17 12 (0.88%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (12.09%) SLA
2 24 (1.77%) QA
3 14 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.074%) COBIT
System Software
1 878 (64.75%) Active Directory
2 301 (22.20%) Hyper-V
3 256 (18.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (5.53%) XenApp
5 45 (3.32%) vSphere
6 28 (2.06%) VMware ESX
7 27 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (1.40%) XenDesktop
9 18 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (1.03%) XenServer
12 12 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (0.81%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 10 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (0.74%) Terminal Services
15 9 (0.66%) Firmware
15 9 (0.66%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
16 7 (0.52%) BitLocker
17 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 165 (12.17%) SCCM
2 40 (2.95%) Backup Exec
3 27 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
5 15 (1.11%) ZENworks
6 14 (1.03%) AirWatch
7 12 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
7 12 (0.88%) SCOM
7 12 (0.88%) WSUS
8 11 (0.81%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 6 (0.44%) Nessus
12 6 (0.44%) ThinApp
13 5 (0.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.37%) Nagios
13 5 (0.37%) PaperCut
13 5 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 832 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 418 (30.83%) VMware
3 269 (19.84%) Citrix
4 241 (17.77%) Cisco
5 176 (12.98%) Apple
6 96 (7.08%) HP
7 61 (4.50%) Dell
8 54 (3.98%) Avaya
9 34 (2.51%) Symantec
10 29 (2.14%) Meraki
11 28 (2.06%) Google
12 26 (1.92%) Veeam
13 25 (1.84%) SonicWALL
14 21 (1.55%) Intel Security
14 21 (1.55%) Sophos
15 20 (1.47%) WatchGuard
16 18 (1.33%) Adobe
17 16 (1.18%) Draytek
17 16 (1.18%) Lotus
18 15 (1.11%) Wyse
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Pension Health
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Hiring Wizard
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: up to £25k per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + MCES training
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
East London
PRI
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: c£27,000 - £34,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago