The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 53 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.71% 1.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.25% 3.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 0
Average salary £23,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
292 306 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 40.17% 41.35% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 191 282 241
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Guildford

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (82.67%) Active Directory
3 50 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 48 (64.00%) Windows 7
5 44 (58.67%) MS Excel
6 41 (54.67%) Microsoft
7 39 (52.00%) MS Office
8 37 (49.33%) MS Exchange
9 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (44.00%) Windows Server
11 32 (42.67%) Windows 10
12 28 (37.33%) Citrix
13 25 (33.33%) Mentoring
14 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
15 19 (25.33%) ITIL
16 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (20.00%) VMware
17 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (17.33%) Firewall
19 12 (16.00%) Linux
19 12 (16.00%) Oracle
19 12 (16.00%) Cisco
20 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
20 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
21 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
21 10 (13.33%) Retail
21 10 (13.33%) DNS
22 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
23 8 (10.67%) Data Migration

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 37 (49.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (58.67%) MS Excel
2 39 (52.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (17.33%) Firewall
3 10 (13.33%) DNS
4 8 (10.67%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (9.33%) SAN
6 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.00%) DHCP
6 6 (8.00%) VPN
7 4 (5.33%) 3G
7 4 (5.33%) Bluetooth
7 4 (5.33%) IP Telephony
7 4 (5.33%) Skype
7 4 (5.33%) VoIP
8 2 (2.67%) LAN
8 2 (2.67%) VLAN
8 2 (2.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (13.33%) Retail
2 6 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) IT Support
2 20 (26.67%) IT Technician
3 19 (25.33%) Analyst
4 18 (24.00%) Help Desk Support
5 15 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 15 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (18.67%) IT Analyst
7 13 (17.33%) 1st Line Support
8 12 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
10 10 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (13.33%) Support Analyst
11 9 (12.00%) Service Desk Support
12 8 (10.67%) 1st Line Support Technician
12 8 (10.67%) Help Desk Analyst
12 8 (10.67%) IT Support Technician
12 8 (10.67%) Senior Technician
12 8 (10.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 8 (10.67%) Support Technician
13 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) .NET
1 4 (5.33%) HTML
1 4 (5.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.00%) FMCG
2 4 (5.33%) Handset
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 48 (64.00%) Windows 7
4 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (44.00%) Windows Server
6 32 (42.67%) Windows 10
7 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (16.00%) Linux
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 19 (25.33%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) Data Migration
3 8 (10.67%) Migration
4 5 (6.67%) Service Management
5 4 (5.33%) ERP
5 4 (5.33%) Information Security
5 4 (5.33%) Information Security Management
5 4 (5.33%) Quality Management
5 4 (5.33%) Security Management
6 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (1.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) VBScript
2 4 (5.33%) C#
2 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.00%) CCNA
2 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) MCSE
2 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.33%) HND
4 2 (2.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) ISO 9001
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (82.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) SCCM
1 4 (5.33%) SCSM
1 4 (5.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (54.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.33%) Citrix
3 15 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (16.00%) Cisco
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle
5 6 (8.00%) IBM
6 4 (5.33%) Canon
6 4 (5.33%) CommVault
6 4 (5.33%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
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