The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 81 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 31 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.44% 1.42% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 5.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
296 286 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.31% 23.87% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 231 248 207
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £54,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
South East

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -28 7 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £75,000 -
Dover - 4 £47,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £13,750 -
West Malling - 1 £23,500 -
Dartford - 1 £22,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £17,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 23 (45.10%) C#
3 23 (45.10%) .NET
4 20 (39.22%) MS Office
5 19 (37.25%) HTML
6 18 (35.29%) CSS
6 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 18 (35.29%) Blackberry
7 17 (33.33%) CCNA
7 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (31.37%) MCITP
8 16 (31.37%) Cisco
8 16 (31.37%) MCSE
9 15 (29.41%) Mac OS X
9 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
10 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
10 14 (27.45%) Degree
10 14 (27.45%) Firewall
11 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2000
11 13 (25.49%) Problem Management
11 13 (25.49%) Apple
11 13 (25.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (25.49%) Avaya
11 13 (25.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 12 (23.53%) Mobile App
12 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
13 11 (21.57%) Android

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2000
3 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) Drupal
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (39.22%) MS Office
2 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) Firewall
2 10 (19.61%) HTTP
3 3 (5.88%) Wireless
4 2 (3.92%) ADSL
4 2 (3.92%) Broadband
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.92%) SQLite
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
1 10 (19.61%) Xcode
1 10 (19.61%) ReSharper
1 10 (19.61%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (21.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Architect
5 9 (17.65%) Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Technical Architect
6 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
7 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (9.80%) IT Support
9 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.84%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (7.84%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.88%) IT Administrator
10 3 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
10 3 (5.88%) Support Technician
10 3 (5.88%) Administrator
10 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (5.88%) Junior
10 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 19 (37.25%) HTML
3 18 (35.29%) CSS
4 10 (19.61%) Web Services
4 10 (19.61%) Cocoa
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
4 10 (19.61%) WCF
4 10 (19.61%) Cocoa Touch
4 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
4 10 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.92%) jQuery
6 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.92%) HTML5
7 1 (1.96%) XML
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 12 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) SystemC
5 2 (3.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Mac OS X
2 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 13 (25.49%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (21.57%) Apple iOS
4 11 (21.57%) Android
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Phone
6 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.92%) Linux
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Problem Management
2 10 (19.61%) iOS Development
2 10 (19.61%) SOA
2 10 (19.61%) Network Design
2 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
2 10 (19.61%) Project Planning
3 8 (15.69%) MVC
3 8 (15.69%) Android Development
4 7 (13.73%) Use Case
4 7 (13.73%) Workflow
4 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
4 7 (13.73%) OOP
4 7 (13.73%) OO
5 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 6 (11.76%) Product Management
5 6 (11.76%) Matrix Management
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) TDD
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C#
2 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) C++
3 10 (19.61%) VB
3 10 (19.61%) XAML
3 10 (19.61%) Objective-C
3 10 (19.61%) TypeScript
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.88%) C
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) CCNA
1 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (31.37%) MCSE
2 16 (31.37%) MCITP
3 14 (27.45%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) MCP
4 3 (5.88%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.96%) WSUS
1 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco
3 13 (25.49%) Avaya
3 13 (25.49%) Apple
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.92%) Ektron
5 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.96%) Brocade
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) McAfee
6 1 (1.96%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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