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 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
Rank 74 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 1.46% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 7.05% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 21
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +3.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £40,000
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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
211 241 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.42% 20.74% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 170 166 237
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 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
Colchester +2 2 £25,000 -23.07%
Thurrock - 2 £22,500 -
Basildon - 1 £30,000 -
Halstead - 1 £33,000 -
Harlow - 1 £21,000 -
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 16 (61.54%) Windows 10
4 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (38.46%) SAN
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
7 10 (38.46%) Firewall
7 10 (38.46%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) Service Management
8 9 (34.62%) MS Office
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (30.77%) Proofpoint
9 8 (30.77%) SCCM
9 8 (30.77%) Degree
9 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
9 8 (30.77%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (30.77%) Nokia
9 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 8 (30.77%) VPN
9 8 (30.77%) DNS
9 8 (30.77%) Process Management

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 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Office 365
3 6 (23.08%) iTunes
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
2 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 8 (30.77%) VPN
3 6 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (19.23%) iSCSI
4 5 (19.23%) NAS
4 5 (19.23%) SNMP
4 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
General
1 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) IT Support
2 5 (19.23%) Business Manager
2 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
2 5 (19.23%) IT Support Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) EDI
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 8 (30.77%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (23.08%) Smartphone
3 5 (19.23%) Replication
4 3 (11.54%) BYOD
4 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows 10
2 16 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Phone
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Service Management
3 8 (30.77%) ITSM
3 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 8 (30.77%) Process Management
4 6 (23.08%) People Management
5 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (19.23%) Operations Management
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
3 5 (19.23%) Nagios
4 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) Clearswift
3 8 (30.77%) Nokia
3 8 (30.77%) Proofpoint
4 7 (26.92%) Apple
5 5 (19.23%) Sophos
5 5 (19.23%) Veeam
5 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
6 2 (7.69%) Mitel
6 2 (7.69%) Sage
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