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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 67 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 4.11% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.22% 11.90% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 32
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -28.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,950 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £38,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
217 378 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.64% 34.55% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 191 341 260
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 August 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 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
Sevenoaks - 2 £22,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £19,000 -
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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

1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) MS Exchange
2 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
3 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
3 29 (64.44%) MS Office
4 24 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 22 (48.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (48.89%) Firewall
6 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (44.44%) MCSE
7 19 (42.22%) CCNA
8 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
9 17 (37.78%) MCITP
10 16 (35.56%) VMware
11 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 14 (31.11%) Citrix
12 14 (31.11%) Windows XP
12 14 (31.11%) Blackberry
13 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
14 12 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2000
14 12 (26.67%) Mac OS X
14 12 (26.67%) Apple
14 12 (26.67%) Cisco
15 11 (24.44%) Avaya
16 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
17 8 (17.78%) SLA
17 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce

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 32 (71.11%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 6 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.67%) IIS
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (64.44%) MS Office
2 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.44%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.78%) Internet
4 5 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 4 (8.89%) DHCP
5 4 (8.89%) DNS
5 4 (8.89%) SAN
5 4 (8.89%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) 1st Line Support
2 20 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 19 (42.22%) Analyst
4 15 (33.33%) Support Analyst
5 11 (24.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 11 (24.44%) Service Analyst
6 10 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (17.78%) 1st Line Engineer
7 8 (17.78%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 8 (17.78%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 8 (17.78%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (15.56%) Technical Support
9 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (13.33%) Server Support
9 6 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (13.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) BYOD
3 3 (6.67%) iPhone
4 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 14 (31.11%) Windows XP
5 12 (26.67%) Mac OS X
5 12 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (17.78%) Mac OS
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (11.11%) Web Design
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) Practice Management
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) SOA
6 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Line Management
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (44.44%) MCSE
3 19 (42.22%) CCNA
4 17 (37.78%) MCITP
5 4 (8.89%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
7 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) vCloud
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) DameWare
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 14 (31.11%) Citrix
4 12 (26.67%) Apple
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco
5 11 (24.44%) Avaya
6 3 (6.67%) Mitel
6 3 (6.67%) WatchGuard
7 2 (4.44%) Adobe
8 1 (2.22%) Autodesk
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