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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 58 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.41% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.12% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £28,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
278 240 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.38% 26.76% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 242 226 231
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
6 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 11 (45.83%) Cisco
8 10 (41.67%) VMware
8 10 (41.67%) LAN
8 10 (41.67%) WAN
9 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (25.00%) Office 365
12 6 (25.00%) Firewall
12 6 (25.00%) MS Office
13 5 (20.83%) DHCP
13 5 (20.83%) HP
13 5 (20.83%) Dell
13 5 (20.83%) SAN
13 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
13 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
13 5 (20.83%) DNS
13 5 (20.83%) Adobe
13 5 (20.83%) 3Com
13 5 (20.83%) VLAN
13 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Node.js
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 5 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) LAN
1 10 (41.67%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) VLAN
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) WLAN
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) NHibernate
1 2 (8.33%) WCF
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
1 2 (8.33%) LINQ
1 2 (8.33%) jQuery
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.33%) REST
1 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
1 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Android
5 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.67%) Security Management
2 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.50%) Android Development
3 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) MVVM
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Adobe
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
4 5 (20.83%) 3Com
4 5 (20.83%) NETGEAR
5 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
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