The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 117 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 1.30% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.18% 5.23% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 18
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,925
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £32,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
472 516 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.37% 24.82% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 364 411 437
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +12 5 £25,500 +21.42%
Broxbourne - 3 £23,000 -
Watford +4 1 £26,500 -49.52%
Letchworth - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £47,500 - 1
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows 7
3 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) ITIL
5 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco
7 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
8 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.00%) Citrix
9 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 8 (25.00%) MS Office
10 7 (21.88%) LAN
10 7 (21.88%) WAN
11 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.75%) SCCM
11 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) Change Management
13 4 (12.50%) CSS
13 4 (12.50%) HTML
13 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.50%) SQL
13 4 (12.50%) SLA
13 4 (12.50%) Novell
13 4 (12.50%) Symantec
13 4 (12.50%) ZENworks
13 4 (12.50%) jQuery
13 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
13 4 (12.50%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) LAN
2 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.13%) Skype
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Back Office
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Desktop Support
2 9 (28.13%) Support Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (18.75%) Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) IT Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) HTML5
1 4 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
1 3 (9.38%) iPad
1 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) CESG
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows 7
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) ERP
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (3.13%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.13%) OOP
6 1 (3.13%) People Management
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MBCS
1 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) ZENworks
3 3 (9.38%) ThinApp
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) Novell
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) AppSense
7 1 (3.13%) Altiris
7 1 (3.13%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
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