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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup - 22.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 55.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
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
9 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 52.94% 40.82% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 4
Average salary £50,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.48% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £23,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,075 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Server Support
3 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya