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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 68 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.53% 0.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
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
255 357 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.95% 32.48% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 312 297
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 -
Harlow - 1 £19,000 -
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) MS Exchange
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
6 13 (59.09%) Windows XP
6 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (54.55%) Symantec
7 12 (54.55%) DNS
7 12 (54.55%) DHCP
8 11 (50.00%) VPN
8 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (45.45%) Blackberry
9 10 (45.45%) Backup Exec
10 7 (31.82%) Cisco
11 6 (27.27%) MS Office
12 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
13 4 (18.18%) Office 365
13 4 (18.18%) VMware
13 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 3 (13.64%) MCSE
14 3 (13.64%) MCSA
14 3 (13.64%) MCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (77.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 12 (54.55%) DHCP
3 11 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) Broadband
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.55%) Intranet
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) Junos
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (59.09%) Windows XP
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL
1 1 (4.55%) Project Management
1 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (4.55%) Migration
1 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
1 1 (4.55%) Change Control
1 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MOS
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Symantec
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Pegasus
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) McAfee
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Capita
6 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR
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