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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 19.57% - 10.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.03% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 63.04% 44.68% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 6
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £38,496
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +29.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £57,000
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 28 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) MS Office
3 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (72.22%) Firewall
4 13 (72.22%) Cisco
4 13 (72.22%) Mac OS X
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (66.67%) Blackberry
5 12 (66.67%) Avaya
6 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
7 7 (38.89%) Apple
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) CCNA
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (16.67%) MCSE
9 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (16.67%) MCITP
10 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 2 (11.11%) Advertising
10 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 1 (5.56%) SAN
11 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
11 1 (5.56%) Migration
11 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
11 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (5.56%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Mac OS X
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
1 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Avaya
3 7 (38.89%) Apple
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft