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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Kent
Rank 81 59 80
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 3.63% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 11.48% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 31
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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
205 331 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.25% 31.64% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 161 281 327
Median salary £39,000 £37,176 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.90% -0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 21 January 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
Chatham -10 1 - -
Maidstone -14 1 - -
Westerham - 1 £27,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) MS Exchange
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 21 (75.00%) Firewall
5 19 (67.86%) VMware
6 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
6 18 (64.29%) Windows XP
7 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (53.57%) Blackberry
9 14 (50.00%) MS Office
9 14 (50.00%) Mac OS
9 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
11 10 (35.71%) Internet
11 10 (35.71%) Citrix
11 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
12 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (32.14%) Apple
12 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
13 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (28.57%) WAN
14 7 (25.00%) LAN
14 7 (25.00%) MCSE
15 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
16 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification

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 23 (82.14%) MS Exchange
2 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) Acrobat
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Firewall
2 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (35.71%) Internet
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
7 3 (10.71%) DHCP
7 3 (10.71%) DNS
8 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (3.57%) DSL
9 1 (3.57%) NAS
9 1 (3.57%) SAN
9 1 (3.57%) SNMP
9 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 12 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Services Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) Junior
8 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 18 (64.29%) Windows XP
4 14 (50.00%) Mac OS
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) Android
7 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Web Design
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.57%) BCP
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCITP
5 3 (10.71%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Citrix
4 9 (32.14%) Apple
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Avaya
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) Adobe
7 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.57%) Acronis
8 1 (3.57%) Sage
8 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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