The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 73 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.51% 1.52% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.24% 7.04% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 14
Median salary £36,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £21,350 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,200 £28,700
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
221 270 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.87% 21.67% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 177 180 268
Median salary £47,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Essex

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows 8
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Brentwood +5 7 £42,500 +63.46%
Colchester -2 4 £20,750 -3.48%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (80.39%) MS Office
2 41 (80.39%) Active Directory
3 40 (78.43%) Microsoft
4 37 (72.55%) Windows 7
5 31 (60.78%) DNS
5 31 (60.78%) DHCP
6 28 (54.90%) Blackberry
7 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
8 25 (49.02%) Cisco
8 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
9 24 (47.06%) Android
9 24 (47.06%) MS Exchange
10 23 (45.10%) ITIL
10 23 (45.10%) Apple
11 22 (43.14%) VPN
11 22 (43.14%) Windows 10
11 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (41.18%) Office 365
12 21 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (39.22%) Firewall
13 20 (39.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 20 (39.22%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (37.25%) Wireless
14 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
14 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
14 19 (37.25%) Draytek
14 19 (37.25%) VLAN
15 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 24 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 21 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (39.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (80.39%) MS Office
2 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) DHCP
1 31 (60.78%) DNS
2 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 22 (43.14%) VPN
4 20 (39.22%) Firewall
5 19 (37.25%) VLAN
5 19 (37.25%) Wireless
6 18 (35.29%) DMZ
6 18 (35.29%) IMAP
6 18 (35.29%) SMTP
7 15 (29.41%) NAS
7 15 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.92%) LAN
9 2 (3.92%) WAN
10 1 (1.96%) Frame Relay
10 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Support Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 15 (29.41%) IT Support
4 14 (27.45%) IT Engineer
4 14 (27.45%) IT Support Engineer
4 14 (27.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Senior IT Engineer
5 11 (21.57%) Senior IT Support
5 11 (21.57%) Service Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (19.61%) Systems Support
6 10 (19.61%) Systems Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) IT Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
10 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Support
10 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (54.90%) Blackberry
2 20 (39.22%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (35.29%) iPhone
3 18 (35.29%) PDA
4 15 (29.41%) Replication
5 8 (15.69%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (9.80%) Fat Client
6 5 (9.80%) Thin Client
7 3 (5.88%) BYOD
8 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.96%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Windows 7
3 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
3 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (47.06%) Android
5 22 (43.14%) Windows 10
5 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (35.29%) Linux
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Vista
6 18 (35.29%) Windows XP
7 6 (11.76%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (15.69%) Logistics
4 7 (13.73%) ITSM
5 5 (9.80%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.80%) Time Management
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) Process Management
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
8 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.96%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 3 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) MCP
2 8 (15.69%) A+ Certification
2 8 (15.69%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (80.39%) Active Directory
2 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
3 15 (29.41%) NFS
4 10 (19.61%) XenApp
5 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (9.80%) vSphere
6 5 (9.80%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Backup Exec
2 11 (21.57%) SCCM
3 5 (9.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (49.02%) Cisco
3 23 (45.10%) Apple
4 19 (37.25%) Draytek
5 18 (35.29%) Citrix
6 15 (29.41%) Veeam
7 9 (17.65%) Remedy
7 9 (17.65%) VMware
8 8 (15.69%) Progress
9 6 (11.76%) ServiceNow
10 5 (9.80%) AppSense
10 5 (9.80%) Dell
10 5 (9.80%) HP
11 3 (5.88%) Clearswift
11 3 (5.88%) Nokia
11 3 (5.88%) Proofpoint
12 1 (1.96%) Google
12 1 (1.96%) Mitel
12 1 (1.96%) Red Box
12 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
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