The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 119 123 138
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 66 85 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.98% 2.18% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.20% 6.07% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 62 80 31
Average salary £35,500 £27,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
Windows 8
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1269 1401 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.10% 35.97% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1237 991
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Hampshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover +20 15 £26,500 -41.11% 1
Alton - 7 £70,000 -
Southampton -8 6 £36,500 +35.18% 2
Basingstoke -14 5 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Farnborough -27 5 £25,000 - 3
Havant - 4 £35,500 - 1
Portsmouth +13 2 £33,750 -38.63%
Eastleigh +5 1 £39,000 -8.23%
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (68.10%) Windows 7
3 62 (53.45%) Active Directory
4 58 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 52 (44.83%) MS Excel
6 50 (43.10%) MS Exchange
7 49 (42.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (41.38%) Windows Server
9 46 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (38.79%) Citrix
11 37 (31.90%) SLA
12 35 (30.17%) VMware
13 34 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 33 (28.45%) Exchange Server 2013
15 26 (22.41%) Windows 10
15 26 (22.41%) Mac OS X
16 23 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2007
17 22 (18.97%) XenApp
17 22 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (18.97%) Backup Exec
18 21 (18.10%) SQL Server
18 21 (18.10%) MS Office
19 20 (17.24%) Windows XP
19 20 (17.24%) SAN
19 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (17.24%) Firewall
20 18 (15.52%) Finance
20 18 (15.52%) vSphere
21 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2005
22 16 (13.79%) IBM

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 50 (43.10%) MS Exchange
2 34 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (28.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 52 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 21 (18.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Google Apps
2 8 (6.90%) Office 365
3 6 (5.17%) Google Drive
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.24%) Firewall
1 20 (17.24%) SAN
2 12 (10.34%) Internet
3 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.90%) Wireless
5 7 (6.03%) DHCP
5 7 (6.03%) DNS
6 3 (2.59%) VPN
6 3 (2.59%) WAN
7 2 (1.72%) LAN
8 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.86%) LDAP
8 1 (0.86%) Network Security
8 1 (0.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (15.52%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Legal
3 3 (2.59%) French Language
4 2 (1.72%) Front Office
4 2 (1.72%) Games
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
5 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Analyst
2 34 (29.31%) Support Analyst
3 33 (28.45%) Support Engineer
4 30 (25.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 28 (24.14%) IT Support
6 20 (17.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 20 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (16.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (16.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 18 (15.52%) Desktop Support
9 14 (12.07%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 14 (12.07%) Desktop Engineer
9 14 (12.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 14 (12.07%) Developer
10 13 (11.21%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
10 13 (11.21%) IT Analyst
10 13 (11.21%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (10.34%) Technical Support
12 11 (9.48%) .NET Developer
12 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) HTML
2 14 (12.07%) .NET
2 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (11.21%) jQuery
4 11 (9.48%) CSS
5 3 (2.59%) XML
5 3 (2.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Driving Licence
1 14 (12.07%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.72%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.86%) PMI
5 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (68.10%) Windows 7
3 49 (42.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (41.38%) Windows Server
5 46 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (22.41%) Mac OS X
6 26 (22.41%) Windows 10
7 22 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (17.24%) Windows XP
9 16 (13.79%) Android
9 16 (13.79%) Apple iOS
10 8 (6.90%) Windows Vista
11 5 (4.31%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.72%) Debian
12 2 (1.72%) Linux
12 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.79%) ITIL
2 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
3 13 (11.21%) iOS Development
3 13 (11.21%) MVC
4 11 (9.48%) Android Development
4 11 (9.48%) Web Development
5 6 (5.17%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.17%) CRM
5 6 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (4.31%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.59%) Application Packaging
7 3 (2.59%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.59%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.72%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.72%) Integration Testing
8 2 (1.72%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.72%) Time Management
8 2 (1.72%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.62%) C#
2 10 (8.62%) SQL
3 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.86%) C
4 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.45%) MCDST
2 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.72%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.72%) CCA
4 2 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.72%) Degree
4 2 (1.72%) MCITP
4 2 (1.72%) MCSA
4 2 (1.72%) MCTS
4 2 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (31.90%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.97%) XenApp
3 18 (15.52%) vSphere
4 16 (13.79%) XenDesktop
5 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (6.03%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.72%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (18.97%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.59%) SCCM
3 2 (1.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 58 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 45 (38.79%) Citrix
3 35 (30.17%) VMware
4 16 (13.79%) IBM
5 14 (12.07%) Google
6 8 (6.90%) HP
7 6 (5.17%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.45%) Avaya
8 4 (3.45%) Dell
8 4 (3.45%) LANDesk
8 4 (3.45%) Veeam
9 2 (1.72%) Cisco
9 2 (1.72%) NetApp
9 2 (1.72%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.86%) Intel Security
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