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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 47 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.32% 2.20% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.97% 5.71% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 0
Median salary £25,000 £38,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% -
UK excluding London median 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
145 245 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 36.99% 38.52% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 135 216 159
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 35 (97.22%) Windows 7
3 29 (80.56%) MS Excel
4 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) Windows 10
6 18 (50.00%) MS Office
7 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
10 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
10 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
11 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 9 (25.00%) MCP
12 8 (22.22%) Citrix
12 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (22.22%) Office 365
13 6 (16.67%) DNS
14 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (13.89%) SCSM
14 5 (13.89%) SCCM
14 5 (13.89%) SCVMM
14 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (13.89%) Cisco
14 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
15 4 (11.11%) HP
15 4 (11.11%) CommVault
15 4 (11.11%) Firewall
15 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (80.56%) MS Excel
2 18 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) Skype
3 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
General
1 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) IT Support
2 16 (44.44%) Analyst
3 14 (38.89%) Support Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) IT Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
5 10 (27.78%) IT Support Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) Support Analyst
6 8 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
6 8 (22.22%) Service Analyst
6 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (19.44%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 7 (19.44%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support
8 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
8 6 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Windows 7
3 20 (55.56%) Windows 10
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
7 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Data Privacy
3 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) MCP
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
1 5 (13.89%) SCSM
1 5 (13.89%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Canon
4 4 (11.11%) CommVault
4 4 (11.11%) HP
4 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) Sophos
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