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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 58 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.47% 0.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.35% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -17.85%
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
252 181 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.89% 23.78% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 222 172 196
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 17 (65.38%) Windows 7
4 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
6 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
7 13 (50.00%) Cisco
8 12 (46.15%) LAN
8 12 (46.15%) WAN
9 11 (42.31%) VMware
10 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (30.77%) MS Office
12 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (30.77%) Office 365
12 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (26.92%) Firewall
14 6 (23.08%) DHCP
14 6 (23.08%) Adobe
14 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
14 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
14 6 (23.08%) DNS
14 6 (23.08%) SAN
14 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (23.08%) VLAN
14 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 5 (19.23%) NETGEAR
15 5 (19.23%) HP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 8 (30.77%) MS Office
3 6 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) LAN
1 12 (46.15%) WAN
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) VLAN
3 6 (23.08%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) WLAN
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) IT Support
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) WPF
1 1 (3.85%) LINQ
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
1 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) EPoS
1 1 (3.85%) PDA
1 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (19.23%) Security Management
2 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
3 2 (7.69%) Android Development
3 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) MVVM
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) Document Management
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Adobe
5 5 (19.23%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Dell
5 5 (19.23%) 3Com
5 5 (19.23%) NETGEAR
6 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
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