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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 19.23% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £28,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
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
24 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 46.15% 53.85% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 10
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -3.14%
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 29 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (93.75%) Mac OS X
2 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco
4 13 (81.25%) MS Office
4 13 (81.25%) Avaya
4 13 (81.25%) Blackberry
5 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (50.00%) Apple
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
8 6 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (31.25%) MCSE
9 5 (31.25%) CCNA
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) MCITP
10 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 2 (12.50%) Migration
11 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
11 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
11 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 2 (12.50%) SAN
11 2 (12.50%) Office 365
12 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (93.75%) MS Exchange
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Mac OS X
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Avaya
3 8 (50.00%) Apple
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft