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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 74 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.23% 3.58% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.58% 10.96% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 49
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £38,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
215 356 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.12% 32.69% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 190 308 286
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 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 28 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Rochester - 1 £31,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £19,000 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
3 37 (75.51%) MS Exchange
4 30 (61.22%) MS Office
5 27 (55.10%) Active Directory
5 27 (55.10%) Windows Server
6 26 (53.06%) Firewall
7 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (46.94%) MCSE
9 22 (44.90%) CCNA
10 20 (40.82%) MCITP
10 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2000
10 20 (40.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 19 (38.78%) Cisco
12 17 (34.69%) Problem Management
12 17 (34.69%) VMware
12 17 (34.69%) Windows 7
13 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (28.57%) Apple
14 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
15 13 (26.53%) Avaya
15 13 (26.53%) Mac OS X
16 12 (24.49%) SLA
17 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
18 10 (20.41%) Citrix
18 10 (20.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
19 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
19 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 37 (75.51%) MS Exchange
2 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2000
3 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (20.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
8 5 (10.20%) IIS
8 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (10.20%) Skype for Business
9 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (61.22%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.29%) DHCP
3 7 (14.29%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) SAN
5 5 (10.20%) Internet
5 5 (10.20%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) SMTP
6 1 (2.04%) SSL
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
6 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (10.20%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Support Engineer
2 20 (40.82%) Analyst
3 16 (32.65%) Support Analyst
4 14 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (24.49%) Server Engineer
5 12 (24.49%) Server Support
6 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Support
6 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) Cisco Support
7 10 (20.41%) Exchange Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) Exchange Support
7 10 (20.41%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (20.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.04%) CGI
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) CSS3
2 1 (2.04%) EDI
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) SGML
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.04%) VRML
2 1 (2.04%) WCF
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) BYOD
3 3 (6.12%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Windows Server
3 20 (40.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 17 (34.69%) Windows 7
5 13 (26.53%) Mac OS X
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
8 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (10.20%) Mac OS
10 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
11 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Problem Management
2 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
4 3 (6.12%) Practice Management
4 3 (6.12%) SOA
4 3 (6.12%) Web Design
5 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.08%) OO
5 2 (4.08%) OOP
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.04%) Line Management
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C++
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
3 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (46.94%) MCSE
3 22 (44.90%) CCNA
4 20 (40.82%) MCITP
5 5 (10.20%) MCP
6 3 (6.12%) Degree
7 2 (4.08%) A+ Certification
7 2 (4.08%) MCSA
8 1 (2.04%) CCNP
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 27 (55.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (10.20%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.08%) vCloud
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) DameWare
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) Cisco
3 17 (34.69%) VMware
4 14 (28.57%) Apple
5 13 (26.53%) Avaya
6 10 (20.41%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) WatchGuard
8 3 (6.12%) Mitel
9 2 (4.08%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) HP
10 1 (2.04%) Autodesk
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