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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 16.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
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
23 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 54.76% 34.15% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 13
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,875
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 24 November 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 11 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (84.62%) MCSE
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Avaya
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) MCITP
3 10 (76.92%) Blackberry
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) Apple
5 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
9 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Office 365
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
10 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Support
2 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) CCNA
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (84.62%) MCITP
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) Avaya
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Apple