The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 46 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.54% 0.62% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 2.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £35,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 131 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.80% 27.12% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 126 134
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Middlesex region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Middlesex

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Windows 8
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft