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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 125 111 161
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +50
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 63 80 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.75% 2.04% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.96% 6.10% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 49 74 27
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
1271 1311 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.33% 33.48% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1142 1017
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Basingstoke +23 19 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Southampton -22 12 £26,750 -6.95% 2
Havant +4 6 £27,500 - 1
Petersfield -4 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Farnborough - 6 £25,750 - 3
Portsmouth +5 5 £22,500 -25.00%
Andover -8 3 £26,500 +17.77%
Winchester -30 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (68.12%) Microsoft
3 77 (55.80%) Windows 7
4 75 (54.35%) Active Directory
5 60 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 59 (42.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (39.86%) MS Excel
8 52 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (36.96%) Windows XP
10 36 (26.09%) HTML
11 33 (23.91%) SQL Server
11 33 (23.91%) ITIL
12 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (22.46%) Citrix
14 29 (21.01%) MS Office
15 26 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
16 25 (18.12%) SQL
17 24 (17.39%) Hyper-V
18 22 (15.94%) DNS
19 21 (15.22%) VMware
19 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
19 21 (15.22%) CSS
19 21 (15.22%) .NET
19 21 (15.22%) Windows Vista
20 20 (14.49%) CRM
20 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
21 19 (13.77%) DHCP
21 19 (13.77%) Cisco
21 19 (13.77%) JavaScript

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 60 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 26 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.90%) Lync
8 2 (1.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 55 (39.86%) MS Excel
2 29 (21.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Google Drive
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.94%) DNS
2 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
3 19 (13.77%) DHCP
4 12 (8.70%) WAN
4 12 (8.70%) Firewall
5 11 (7.97%) SAN
6 10 (7.25%) VPN
7 9 (6.52%) LAN
8 5 (3.62%) NAS
8 5 (3.62%) Wireless
8 5 (3.62%) VoIP
9 4 (2.90%) Internet
9 4 (2.90%) VLAN
10 3 (2.17%) SSL
11 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.45%) Telnet
11 2 (1.45%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.72%) Spanning Tree
12 1 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.45%) MySQL
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.72%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.90%) Finance
3 3 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.45%) Law
4 2 (1.45%) Legal
4 2 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) French Language
5 1 (0.72%) German Language
5 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (28.99%) Analyst
2 35 (25.36%) Support Engineer
3 33 (23.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 30 (21.74%) Support Analyst
5 22 (15.94%) Desktop Support
6 19 (13.77%) Developer
7 18 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (10.87%) IT Support
8 15 (10.87%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 15 (10.87%) Desktop Analyst
9 12 (8.70%) Service Analyst
9 12 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 12 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
9 12 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (7.25%) Applications Support
10 10 (7.25%) Business Analyst
10 10 (7.25%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (7.25%) Help Desk Support
10 10 (7.25%) Business Support Analyst
11 8 (5.80%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.09%) HTML
2 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
2 21 (15.22%) CSS
2 21 (15.22%) .NET
3 12 (8.70%) jQuery
4 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (4.35%) JSON
5 6 (4.35%) WinForms
6 4 (2.90%) WPF
6 4 (2.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.90%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (2.17%) LAMP
7 3 (2.17%) XML
8 2 (1.45%) Ajax
9 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Fat Client
1 11 (7.97%) Thin Client
2 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.07%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.35%) CMDB
5 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.62%) Clustering
6 3 (2.17%) iPad
6 3 (2.17%) Kindle
7 2 (1.45%) Life Science
8 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (55.80%) Windows 7
3 59 (42.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (36.96%) Windows XP
6 26 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (15.22%) Windows Vista
8 16 (11.59%) Linux
8 16 (11.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 12 (8.70%) Apple iOS
10 11 (7.97%) Mac OS X
11 8 (5.80%) Android
12 4 (2.90%) UNIX
12 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.72%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.91%) ITIL
2 20 (14.49%) CRM
3 19 (13.77%) MVC
4 7 (5.07%) Migration
5 6 (4.35%) ITSM
5 6 (4.35%) Web Application Development
6 5 (3.62%) Line Management
6 5 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (3.62%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.62%) Service Management
7 4 (2.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (2.90%) TDD
8 3 (2.17%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.17%) Coaching
8 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (2.17%) Project Planning
8 3 (2.17%) Web Development
8 3 (2.17%) ETL
9 2 (1.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.12%) SQL
2 19 (13.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 13 (9.42%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.07%) C#
7 6 (4.35%) VB
8 5 (3.62%) Java
9 4 (2.90%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (12.32%) SC Cleared
2 17 (12.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.32%) MCSE
3 15 (10.87%) MCTS
4 12 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.70%) CCNA
5 11 (7.97%) MCITP
5 11 (7.97%) MCSA
6 10 (7.25%) MCP
7 7 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.62%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.62%) MCDST
8 5 (3.62%) Degree
9 4 (2.90%) CCA
9 4 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.17%) NVQ Level 4
10 3 (2.17%) MOS
10 3 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) SLA
2 7 (5.07%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 18 (13.04%) XenApp
4 12 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.07%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.90%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.90%) vSphere
7 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.45%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.72%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) DameWare
2 4 (2.90%) SCOM
3 3 (2.17%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.45%) WSUS
5 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (68.12%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.46%) Citrix
3 21 (15.22%) VMware
4 19 (13.77%) Cisco
5 12 (8.70%) HP
6 5 (3.62%) Remedy
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle
6 5 (3.62%) NetApp
6 5 (3.62%) Dell
7 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.90%) Avaya
7 4 (2.90%) LANDesk
7 4 (2.90%) AppSense
7 4 (2.90%) ProCurve
8 3 (2.17%) Infobright
8 3 (2.17%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.17%) Apple
8 3 (2.17%) EMC
9 2 (1.45%) McAfee
10 1 (0.72%) Aastra
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