The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 5 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 30 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 56.60% 20.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.24% 44.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 0
Average salary £29,000 £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
Windows 8
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sidcup region.

Operating Systems Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 64.15% 47.17% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 13
Average salary £29,000 £38,438 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.55% -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,875 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Sidcup

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 36 (100.00%) Avaya
1 36 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 30 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 24 (66.67%) Firewall
3 24 (66.67%) Cisco
4 23 (63.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 23 (63.89%) Windows 2000 Server
5 21 (58.33%) iSCSI
5 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 21 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
5 21 (58.33%) SAN
5 21 (58.33%) VMware
6 18 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (16.67%) MS Office
8 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 6 (16.67%) CCNA
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (16.67%) MCSE
8 6 (16.67%) MCITP
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) Apple
10 4 (11.11%) Windows XP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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.

Application Platforms
1 36 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (63.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
2 21 (58.33%) iSCSI
2 21 (58.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Technical Support
2 33 (91.67%) Analyst
2 33 (91.67%) Support Analyst
2 33 (91.67%) Technical Analyst
2 33 (91.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 11 (30.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (30.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 11 (30.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 11 (30.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (27.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
5 10 (27.78%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (27.78%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (63.89%) Windows 2000 Server
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
2 2 (5.56%) Presales
2 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CCNA
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (16.67%) MCITP
1 6 (16.67%) MCSE
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Hyper-V
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Avaya
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (66.67%) Cisco
3 21 (58.33%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Apple