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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 23.64% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
29 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 52.73% 52.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 4
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -3.14%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) MS Office
2 17 (85.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (80.00%) Mac OS X
4 15 (75.00%) Firewall
4 15 (75.00%) Cisco
5 14 (70.00%) Avaya
5 14 (70.00%) Blackberry
6 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
8 8 (40.00%) Apple
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (25.00%) CCNA
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (25.00%) MCSE
11 5 (25.00%) MCITP
12 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
13 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
13 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
13 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (10.00%) Office 365
13 2 (10.00%) Advertising
13 2 (10.00%) Migration
13 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 2 (10.00%) SAN
14 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
14 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Mac OS X
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (25.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Avaya
3 8 (40.00%) Apple
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft