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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 22 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 47 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.58% 0.79% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.17% 2.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 47 3 0
Average salary £28,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
233 191 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 42.52% 30.32% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 195 169 129
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,772 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 February 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 54 (72.00%) Windows XP
4 47 (62.67%) Windows 7
5 43 (57.33%) MS Exchange
5 43 (57.33%) MS Excel
6 42 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (44.00%) MS Office
8 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 30 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 29 (38.67%) Windows 10
10 28 (37.33%) Mentoring
11 25 (33.33%) Firewall
12 22 (29.33%) Citrix
13 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
15 17 (22.67%) ITIL
16 16 (21.33%) Office 365
17 15 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
18 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2007
18 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (17.33%) Linux
18 13 (17.33%) Oracle
19 12 (16.00%) VMware
20 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
21 10 (13.33%) Retail
21 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
22 9 (12.00%) SLA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 43 (57.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 43 (57.33%) MS Excel
2 33 (44.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Office 365
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (10.67%) DHCP
3 8 (10.67%) DNS
3 8 (10.67%) SAN
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (8.00%) VPN
4 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 5 (6.67%) LAN
5 5 (6.67%) VLAN
5 5 (6.67%) WAN
6 4 (5.33%) 3G
6 4 (5.33%) Bluetooth
6 4 (5.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (13.33%) Retail
2 6 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.67%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) IT Support
2 19 (25.33%) IT Technician
3 17 (22.67%) Help Desk Support
4 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) IT Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) Support Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Service Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (12.00%) IT Analyst
8 9 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 9 (12.00%) Senior Technician
8 9 (12.00%) Support Analyst
9 8 (10.67%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
1 5 (6.67%) HTML
1 5 (6.67%) 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 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) EPoS
5 1 (1.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (72.00%) Windows XP
3 47 (62.67%) Windows 7
4 42 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 29 (38.67%) Windows 10
7 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (17.33%) Linux
9 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Mentoring
2 17 (22.67%) 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 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (2.67%) Project Management
8 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) VBScript
2 5 (6.67%) C#
2 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) 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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) ISO 9001
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (82.67%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.33%) Citrix
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle
4 12 (16.00%) VMware
5 8 (10.67%) Cisco
6 6 (8.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
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