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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 108 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 80 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.09% 0.86% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.89% 2.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 77 27 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
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
1358 1135 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.41% 34.74% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 976 1180
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 22 £27,500 - 3
Southampton +18 14 £40,000 +81.81% 1
Petersfield - 9 £35,000 - 1
Farnborough - 8 £25,000 - 1
Andover -2 5 £50,000 -
Portsmouth -20 4 £55,000 +185.71% 2
Eastleigh - 1 £42,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (78.36%) Microsoft
3 107 (62.57%) Windows 7
4 100 (58.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (52.63%) Active Directory
7 84 (49.12%) Windows XP
8 72 (42.11%) SQL
9 62 (36.26%) SQL Server
10 59 (34.50%) MS Excel
10 59 (34.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 57 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 46 (26.90%) MCSE
13 43 (25.15%) HTML
13 43 (25.15%) Citrix
14 42 (24.56%) DNS
15 40 (23.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (23.39%) VMware
16 39 (22.81%) Firewall
17 38 (22.22%) TCP/IP
17 38 (22.22%) DHCP
18 37 (21.64%) CSS
19 35 (20.47%) XenApp
20 34 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2010
20 34 (19.88%) ITIL
20 34 (19.88%) .NET
21 33 (19.30%) ASP.NET
22 32 (18.71%) JavaScript
23 30 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
24 29 (16.96%) HP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 57 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 34 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (8.19%) SharePoint
6 13 (7.60%) Lync
6 13 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.51%) IIS
8 4 (2.34%) CMS
9 2 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 59 (34.50%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) Office 365
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.17%) IaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.56%) DNS
2 39 (22.81%) Firewall
3 38 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 38 (22.22%) DHCP
4 21 (12.28%) WAN
4 21 (12.28%) LAN
5 14 (8.19%) VPN
6 8 (4.68%) VoIP
6 8 (4.68%) SSL
6 8 (4.68%) SAN
7 5 (2.92%) NAS
7 5 (2.92%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.92%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.34%) VLAN
9 3 (1.75%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.17%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.17%) Network Security
11 1 (0.58%) SNMP
11 1 (0.58%) Internet
11 1 (0.58%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (36.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.34%) MySQL
2 4 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) MSI
2 1 (0.58%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (2.34%) French Language
1 4 (2.34%) German Language
1 4 (2.34%) Spanish Language
2 3 (1.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.17%) Finance
3 2 (1.17%) Publishing
3 2 (1.17%) Banking
4 1 (0.58%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 62 (36.26%) Support Engineer
2 35 (20.47%) 2nd Line Support
3 29 (16.96%) Developer
4 28 (16.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 20 (11.70%) Design Engineer
5 20 (11.70%) .NET Developer
5 20 (11.70%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (8.19%) IT Support
6 14 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (8.19%) Analyst
7 12 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) Desktop Support
9 9 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (5.26%) WPF Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Support Technician
9 9 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.15%) HTML
2 37 (21.64%) CSS
3 34 (19.88%) .NET
4 33 (19.30%) ASP.NET
5 20 (11.70%) jQuery
6 12 (7.02%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.26%) WPF
8 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (4.68%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.68%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.92%) Ajax
10 4 (2.34%) CSS3
10 4 (2.34%) HTML5
11 2 (1.17%) SAML
12 1 (0.58%) WCF
12 1 (0.58%) JSON
12 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Clustering
2 12 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.51%) CMDB
5 5 (2.92%) Life Science
5 5 (2.92%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.34%) User Experience
7 3 (1.75%) CCTV
8 2 (1.17%) iPhone
9 1 (0.58%) Kindle
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) CESG
9 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 107 (62.57%) Windows 7
3 100 (58.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (49.12%) Windows XP
6 40 (23.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (15.79%) Windows 2000 Server
8 24 (14.04%) Windows Vista
9 22 (12.87%) Apple iOS
10 11 (6.43%) Linux
11 8 (4.68%) UNIX
12 7 (4.09%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.75%) Android
14 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.88%) ITIL
2 29 (16.96%) MVC
3 23 (13.45%) CRM
4 21 (12.28%) Service Delivery
5 20 (11.70%) Change Management
5 20 (11.70%) TOGAF
6 15 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.26%) TDD
9 8 (4.68%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.09%) ITSM
11 6 (3.51%) Software Deployment
12 5 (2.92%) Performance Management
12 5 (2.92%) Migration
12 5 (2.92%) Service Management
12 5 (2.92%) Line Management
13 2 (1.17%) Business Intelligence
14 1 (0.58%) Software Distribution
14 1 (0.58%) ITIL V3
14 1 (0.58%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.11%) SQL
2 32 (18.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (11.70%) VB.NET
4 19 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 16 (9.36%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.85%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.26%) C#
8 5 (2.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 59 (34.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (26.90%) MCSE
3 27 (15.79%) MCTS
4 23 (13.45%) Security Cleared
5 21 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 20 (11.70%) DV Cleared
7 19 (11.11%) MCSA
8 18 (10.53%) MCITP
9 14 (8.19%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.51%) MCP
10 6 (3.51%) Degree
11 5 (2.92%) CCNA
11 5 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (2.34%) CCA
12 4 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.34%) MCDST
13 3 (1.75%) MOS
13 3 (1.75%) A+ Certification
14 2 (1.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.43%) SLA
2 9 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 90 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.47%) XenApp
3 30 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (7.60%) Terminal Services
4 13 (7.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.34%) vSphere
7 2 (1.17%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.17%) UAG
8 1 (0.58%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (8.77%) SCOM
2 6 (3.51%) DameWare
3 4 (2.34%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) WSUS
4 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.58%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 134 (78.36%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.15%) Citrix
3 40 (23.39%) VMware
4 29 (16.96%) HP
5 23 (13.45%) Cisco
6 16 (9.36%) LANDesk
7 13 (7.60%) Remedy
7 13 (7.60%) Avaya
8 10 (5.85%) Oracle
9 6 (3.51%) Apple
10 4 (2.34%) NetApp
10 4 (2.34%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.17%) AppSense
12 1 (0.58%) Aastra
12 1 (0.58%) Veeam
12 1 (0.58%) Google
12 1 (0.58%) Dell
12 1 (0.58%) EMC
12 1 (0.58%) Nokia
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago