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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 10 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 17.95% - 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.92% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
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
26 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 66.67% 43.18% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 8
Average salary £44,000 £50,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.87% +15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £49,900 £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 22 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) MS Office
3 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco
5 10 (66.67%) Blackberry
5 10 (66.67%) Avaya
5 10 (66.67%) Mac OS X
5 10 (66.67%) Firewall
6 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (33.33%) Apple
8 2 (13.33%) Advertising
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) CCNA
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (6.67%) MCSE
9 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (6.67%) MCITP
9 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Problem Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Server Support
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (66.67%) Mac OS X
4 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Avaya
3 5 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft