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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 69 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.47% 1.23% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.16% 5.75% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 11
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,000 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
242 261 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.10% 21.46% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 197 161 330
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Colchester - 8 £20,500 -
Brentwood +8 7 £42,500 +112.50% 2
Harlow 0 1 £30,000 +50.00%
Chelmsford - 1 £18,500 -
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (84.75%) Active Directory
3 49 (83.05%) Microsoft
3 49 (83.05%) MS Office
4 45 (76.27%) Windows 7
5 39 (66.10%) DNS
5 39 (66.10%) DHCP
6 36 (61.02%) Blackberry
7 35 (59.32%) TCP/IP
8 34 (57.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (57.63%) Windows Server
9 33 (55.93%) Cisco
10 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
10 32 (54.24%) Android
11 31 (52.54%) Apple
12 30 (50.85%) VPN
12 30 (50.85%) Windows 10
13 29 (49.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (47.46%) Firewall
14 28 (47.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 27 (45.76%) Wireless
15 27 (45.76%) MS Excel
15 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
15 27 (45.76%) Draytek
15 27 (45.76%) Hyper-V
15 27 (45.76%) VLAN
15 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (44.07%) Exchange Server 2013
16 26 (44.07%) 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 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
2 29 (49.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (47.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 26 (44.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (44.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (44.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (83.05%) MS Office
2 27 (45.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (66.10%) DHCP
1 39 (66.10%) DNS
2 35 (59.32%) TCP/IP
3 30 (50.85%) VPN
4 28 (47.46%) Firewall
5 27 (45.76%) VLAN
5 27 (45.76%) Wireless
6 26 (44.07%) DMZ
6 26 (44.07%) IMAP
6 26 (44.07%) SMTP
7 19 (32.20%) NAS
7 19 (32.20%) SAN
8 5 (8.47%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.39%) LAN
9 2 (3.39%) WAN
10 1 (1.69%) Frame Relay
10 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) German Language
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Support Engineer
2 23 (38.98%) IT Support
3 22 (37.29%) IT Engineer
3 22 (37.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 21 (35.59%) Senior Support Engineer
5 18 (30.51%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (30.51%) Systems Support
5 18 (30.51%) Systems Support Engineer
6 15 (25.42%) Senior IT Engineer
6 15 (25.42%) Senior IT Support
7 14 (23.73%) Analyst
8 13 (22.03%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (18.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 10 (16.95%) Service Analyst
11 6 (10.17%) IT Analyst
12 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support
13 4 (6.78%) Help Desk Analyst
13 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Support
13 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 3 (5.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) MAPI
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (61.02%) Blackberry
2 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (44.07%) iPhone
3 26 (44.07%) PDA
4 19 (32.20%) Replication
5 8 (13.56%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (8.47%) Fat Client
6 5 (8.47%) Thin Client
7 3 (5.08%) BYOD
8 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.69%) Handset
9 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (76.27%) Windows 7
3 34 (57.63%) Windows Server
3 34 (57.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (54.24%) Android
5 30 (50.85%) Windows 10
6 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (44.07%) Linux
7 26 (44.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (44.07%) Windows Vista
7 26 (44.07%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.47%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (13.56%) Logistics
4 7 (11.86%) ITSM
5 5 (8.47%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
5 5 (8.47%) Time Management
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.39%) Process Management
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
8 1 (1.69%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.69%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (1.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
1 3 (5.08%) VB
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) MCP
2 8 (13.56%) A+ Certification
2 8 (13.56%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (84.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (45.76%) Hyper-V
3 19 (32.20%) NFS
4 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (16.95%) XenApp
6 7 (11.86%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (8.47%) vSphere
7 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (44.07%) Backup Exec
2 11 (18.64%) SCCM
3 5 (8.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (83.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (55.93%) Cisco
3 31 (52.54%) Apple
4 27 (45.76%) Draytek
5 19 (32.20%) Citrix
5 19 (32.20%) Veeam
6 13 (22.03%) VMware
7 9 (15.25%) Remedy
8 8 (13.56%) Progress
9 5 (8.47%) AppSense
9 5 (8.47%) Dell
9 5 (8.47%) HP
9 5 (8.47%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.08%) Clearswift
10 3 (5.08%) Nokia
10 3 (5.08%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.69%) Google
11 1 (1.69%) Mitel
11 1 (1.69%) Red Box
11 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
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