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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 111 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.18% 0.82% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.71% 3.01% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 11
Median salary £27,500 £28,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% -15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
East of England

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
488 665 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.10% 27.18% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 429 525 535
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Rickmansworth - 8 £35,000 -
Watford +25 4 £26,000 -9.56% 1
Hertford -2 4 £22,500 -18.18%
Hemel Hempstead +7 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Stevenage -6 1 £20,000 -27.27%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (84.48%) Windows 7
3 35 (60.34%) Active Directory
4 31 (53.45%) VPN
5 30 (51.72%) Windows 10
6 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
8 27 (46.55%) MS Excel
8 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
9 26 (44.83%) MS Office
9 26 (44.83%) TCP/IP
10 24 (41.38%) Blackberry
10 24 (41.38%) iPhone
11 23 (39.66%) Cisco
12 22 (37.93%) Windows XP
12 22 (37.93%) Apple
13 21 (36.21%) DHCP
13 21 (36.21%) DNS
13 21 (36.21%) Hyper-V
14 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (34.48%) Backup Exec
15 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
15 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (31.03%) Android
17 17 (29.31%) Replication
18 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
18 16 (27.59%) Windows Vista
19 15 (25.86%) IMAP

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 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (46.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (44.83%) MS Office
3 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 31 (53.45%) VPN
2 26 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 21 (36.21%) DHCP
3 21 (36.21%) DNS
4 15 (25.86%) DMZ
4 15 (25.86%) Firewall
4 15 (25.86%) IMAP
4 15 (25.86%) SMTP
4 15 (25.86%) VLAN
4 15 (25.86%) Wireless
5 12 (20.69%) NAS
5 12 (20.69%) SAN
6 6 (10.34%) Skype
6 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.17%) Broadband
7 3 (5.17%) LAN
7 3 (5.17%) WAN
8 2 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Support Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) IT Support
3 16 (27.59%) IT Engineer
4 15 (25.86%) IT Support Engineer
5 13 (22.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (20.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) Desktop Support
7 11 (18.97%) Senior IT Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) Senior IT Support
8 9 (15.52%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (15.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (13.79%) Team Leader
10 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 7 (12.07%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (12.07%) Systems Support
10 7 (12.07%) Systems Support Engineer
11 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) MAPI
2 3 (5.17%) CSS
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) HTML5
3 2 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Blackberry
1 24 (41.38%) iPhone
2 17 (29.31%) Replication
3 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (25.86%) PDA
4 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
5 8 (13.79%) iPad
6 6 (10.34%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.45%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (84.48%) Windows 7
3 30 (51.72%) Windows 10
4 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
6 22 (37.93%) Windows XP
7 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (31.03%) Android
9 16 (27.59%) Windows Vista
10 15 (25.86%) Linux
10 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
2 6 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.72%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (60.34%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) Hyper-V
3 12 (20.69%) NFS
4 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (34.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 23 (39.66%) Cisco
3 22 (37.93%) Apple
4 15 (25.86%) Draytek
5 12 (20.69%) Veeam
6 8 (13.79%) Citrix
7 7 (12.07%) VMware
8 5 (8.62%) Dell
8 5 (8.62%) Symantec
9 1 (1.72%) Google
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