The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 56 55 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 41 50 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.73% 4.52% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 15.72% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 3
Average salary £30,000 £40,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +62.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £65,000 £26,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
361 318 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.85% 28.73% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 316 287 217
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Kent

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows 8
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Maidstone -8 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Tonbridge -4 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £40,000 -
Stansted - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (84.34%) Microsoft
3 66 (79.52%) MS Exchange
4 63 (75.90%) MS Office
5 49 (59.04%) Firewall
5 49 (59.04%) MCSE
5 49 (59.04%) CCNA
5 49 (59.04%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (59.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (57.83%) MCITP
6 48 (57.83%) Exchange Server 2000
6 48 (57.83%) Problem Management
6 48 (57.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 47 (56.63%) Blackberry
8 46 (55.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 44 (53.01%) Apple
9 44 (53.01%) Cisco
10 36 (43.37%) Avaya
11 35 (42.17%) Mac OS X
12 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
13 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
14 20 (24.10%) Windows XP
15 17 (20.48%) VMware
15 17 (20.48%) Office 365
16 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
17 15 (18.07%) SLA
17 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
17 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 66 (79.52%) MS Exchange
2 48 (57.83%) Exchange Server 2000
3 46 (55.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (12.05%) IIS
6 10 (12.05%) Apache
7 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.20%) FileNet
Applications
1 63 (75.90%) MS Office
2 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) Office 365
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (59.04%) Firewall
2 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.66%) SMTP
4 10 (12.05%) SAN
4 10 (12.05%) VPN
4 10 (12.05%) DNS
4 10 (12.05%) Wireless
4 10 (12.05%) VLAN
4 10 (12.05%) IMAP
5 9 (10.84%) NAS
5 9 (10.84%) DMZ
5 9 (10.84%) DHCP
6 6 (7.23%) HTTP
7 4 (4.82%) Internet
7 4 (4.82%) SSL
8 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
1 6 (7.23%) ReSharper
1 6 (7.23%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (63.86%) Support Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (27.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Help Desk Support
4 16 (19.28%) Support Analyst
4 16 (19.28%) Help Desk Analyst
4 16 (19.28%) Analyst
5 14 (16.87%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (16.87%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (16.87%) Service Analyst
5 14 (16.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 14 (16.87%) SLA Analyst
6 12 (14.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (14.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (10.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Systems Support
7 9 (10.84%) Senior Support Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Systems Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) MAPI
2 8 (9.64%) .NET
3 6 (7.23%) CSS
3 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (7.23%) HTML
4 4 (4.82%) SOAP
4 4 (4.82%) Web Services
4 4 (4.82%) XML
4 4 (4.82%) EDI
4 4 (4.82%) CGI
4 4 (4.82%) SGML
4 4 (4.82%) VRML
4 4 (4.82%) JSON
4 4 (4.82%) WCF
4 4 (4.82%) HTML5
4 4 (4.82%) CSS3
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 47 (56.63%) Blackberry
2 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
4 10 (12.05%) iPhone
5 9 (10.84%) Replication
5 9 (10.84%) PDA
6 2 (2.41%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.20%) Tandem
7 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.20%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (57.83%) Windows 2000 Server
3 35 (42.17%) Mac OS X
4 20 (24.10%) Windows XP
5 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (15.66%) Mac OS
8 12 (14.46%) Windows 7
8 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (13.25%) Android
10 9 (10.84%) Windows Vista
10 9 (10.84%) Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Problem Management
2 12 (14.46%) Project Management
3 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.23%) Scrum
4 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.23%) SDLC
4 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.02%) ITIL
6 4 (4.82%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.82%) Data Privacy
6 4 (4.82%) Software Architecture
6 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.82%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.41%) SOA
8 1 (1.20%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.20%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.20%) Migration
8 1 (1.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) C#
1 6 (7.23%) SQL
1 6 (7.23%) VB.NET
1 6 (7.23%) TypeScript
2 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (59.04%) CCNA
1 49 (59.04%) Cisco Certification
1 49 (59.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 49 (59.04%) MCSE
2 48 (57.83%) MCITP
3 1 (1.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.07%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.84%) vSphere
4 9 (10.84%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.41%) XenApp
7 1 (1.20%) MDaemon
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 70 (84.34%) Microsoft
2 44 (53.01%) Cisco
2 44 (53.01%) Apple
3 36 (43.37%) Avaya
4 17 (20.48%) VMware
5 10 (12.05%) Symantec
6 9 (10.84%) Draytek
6 9 (10.84%) Veeam
7 8 (9.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.20%) McAfee
8 1 (1.20%) Ektron
8 1 (1.20%) Apigee
8 1 (1.20%) Mashery
8 1 (1.20%) Genesys
8 1 (1.20%) Informatica
8 1 (1.20%) Nokia
8 1 (1.20%) HP
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle
8 1 (1.20%) Siebel
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