The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 52 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 0.37% 2.95% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 7.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £21,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
Windows 8
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fareham region.

Operating Systems Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 122 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 50.00% 40.00% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 105 101 63
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +19.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Fareham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) MCDST
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) HP
4 7 (63.64%) Citrix
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) MCP
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) HP StorageWorks
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (27.27%) vSphere
8 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
8 3 (27.27%) XenApp
8 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
8 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (27.27%) MCTS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
8 1 (9.09%) Debian
8 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (63.64%) MCDST
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCA
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) MCTS
3 3 (27.27%) MCITP
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Apple