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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Kent
Rank 73 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 3.10% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.79% 10.12% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 32
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +54.54%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
190 336 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.62% 30.63% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 147 285 320
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 February 2017. 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 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
Maidstone -14 2 - -
Chatham -5 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (91.30%) MS Exchange
2 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
3 20 (86.96%) Firewall
4 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
4 19 (82.61%) VMware
5 17 (73.91%) Windows XP
6 16 (69.57%) Blackberry
7 15 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (65.22%) Mac OS
8 12 (52.17%) Internet
9 11 (47.83%) Citrix
9 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
10 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (34.78%) SLA
11 7 (30.43%) MS Office
11 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (26.09%) Finance
12 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
13 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (21.74%) Apple
13 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
13 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
13 5 (21.74%) VPN
13 5 (21.74%) LAN

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 21 (91.30%) MS Exchange
2 15 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) LAN
4 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) DSL
7 1 (4.35%) HTTP
7 1 (4.35%) NAS
7 1 (4.35%) SMTP
7 1 (4.35%) SNMP
7 1 (4.35%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.35%) gulp
1 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Support Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) 1st Line Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (43.48%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory Support
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Support
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) EDI
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (4.35%) WCF
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Blackberry
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (73.91%) Windows XP
3 15 (65.22%) Mac OS
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Android
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
2 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) BCP
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Apple
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.35%) Acronis
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Sage
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
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