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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 24.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £28,750 - -
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 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 46.00% 50.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 14
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £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 18 December 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 13 (92.86%) Mac OS X
3 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 11 (78.57%) Avaya
4 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 11 (78.57%) MS Office
5 10 (71.43%) Blackberry
6 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
7 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (50.00%) MCITP
8 7 (50.00%) CCNA
8 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (50.00%) MCSE
8 7 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (50.00%) Apple
9 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
10 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
11 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
12 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (14.29%) Office 365
13 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
13 2 (14.29%) Migration
13 2 (14.29%) SAN
14 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
14 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Support
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Mac OS X
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
1 7 (50.00%) CCNA
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) Avaya
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Apple