The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 47 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.40% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 2.15% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £22,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
111 93 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 44.76% 33.45% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 106 83 133
Median salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware