The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
England / South East
Rank 242 211 230
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 155 274 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 1.45% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 4.83% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 144 255 235
Median salary £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4192 5670 6058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.36% 29.91% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 4938 5078
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the South East region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in the South East

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows 8
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +43 69 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Hampshire -30 26 £25,000 -29.57% 3
Berkshire +43 22 £26,000 -15.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 17 £19,000 -36.66% 3
Kent -10 11 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Oxfordshire -6 4 £26,000 +1.96%
West Sussex -5 3 £52,500 +61.53%
East Sussex -1 1 £22,500 +21.62% 2
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 365 (100.00%) Windows
2 262 (71.78%) Windows 7
3 240 (65.75%) Active Directory
4 226 (61.92%) Microsoft
5 190 (52.05%) Windows 10
6 157 (43.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 139 (38.08%) Windows Server
8 133 (36.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 132 (36.16%) MS Excel
10 127 (34.79%) MS Office
11 120 (32.88%) VMware
12 117 (32.05%) MS Exchange
13 108 (29.59%) Office 365
14 92 (25.21%) Windows XP
15 91 (24.93%) Hyper-V
16 85 (23.29%) Firewall
17 78 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
18 65 (17.81%) SLA
19 60 (16.44%) TCP/IP
20 57 (15.62%) ITIL
21 54 (14.79%) DNS
22 49 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
23 48 (13.15%) Cisco
24 47 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
25 44 (12.05%) LAN
26 41 (11.23%) WAN
27 40 (10.96%) Degree
28 39 (10.68%) SQL
29 36 (9.86%) HTML
29 36 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 117 (32.05%) MS Exchange
2 36 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 33 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (7.40%) SharePoint
6 23 (6.30%) IIS
7 19 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (4.38%) Skype for Business
9 14 (3.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (2.74%) IBM Notes
10 10 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 132 (36.16%) MS Excel
2 127 (34.79%) MS Office
3 6 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 108 (29.59%) Office 365
2 49 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.37%) SaaS
4 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.55%) G Suite
6 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 85 (23.29%) Firewall
2 60 (16.44%) TCP/IP
3 54 (14.79%) DNS
4 44 (12.05%) LAN
5 41 (11.23%) WAN
6 31 (8.49%) VPN
7 23 (6.30%) DHCP
8 21 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (5.48%) VoIP
10 19 (5.21%) VLAN
11 16 (4.38%) Internet
12 12 (3.29%) Skype
13 7 (1.92%) Wireless
14 6 (1.64%) SMTP
15 5 (1.37%) MPLS
15 5 (1.37%) SSL
16 4 (1.10%) PBX
17 3 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 3 (0.82%) DSL
17 3 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.10%) Big Data
5 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.82%) MySQL
6 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.37%) Selenium
3 5 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.10%) MSTest
4 4 (1.10%) NUnit
5 1 (0.27%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.27%) gulp
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.27%) MSI
5 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (6.85%) Finance
2 24 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.84%) Back Office
4 8 (2.19%) Banking
5 7 (1.92%) Electronics
6 6 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.64%) Retail
7 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.82%) Legal
9 2 (0.55%) Advertising
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 140 (38.36%) Support Engineer
2 108 (29.59%) IT Support
3 83 (22.74%) Analyst
4 70 (19.18%) IT Engineer
5 62 (16.99%) IT Support Engineer
6 60 (16.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 51 (13.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 48 (13.15%) Desktop Support
9 47 (12.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 47 (12.88%) Desktop Engineer
10 45 (12.33%) Support Analyst
11 44 (12.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 43 (11.78%) Service Analyst
12 43 (11.78%) Service Desk Analyst
13 41 (11.23%) 1st Line Support
14 40 (10.96%) IT Analyst
15 37 (10.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 35 (9.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
17 30 (8.22%) Help Desk Analyst
18 29 (7.95%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.86%) HTML
2 35 (9.59%) .NET
3 33 (9.04%) ASP.NET
4 15 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (3.56%) jQuery
6 11 (3.01%) SOAP
6 11 (3.01%) WCF
6 11 (3.01%) XML
7 10 (2.74%) iOS SDK
7 10 (2.74%) Silverlight
8 9 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (2.47%) CSS
8 9 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (1.37%) HTML5
10 4 (1.10%) Web Services
10 4 (1.10%) WinForms
11 2 (0.55%) REST
11 2 (0.55%) Velocity
12 1 (0.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.77%) Blackberry
2 30 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.38%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.74%) iPad
6 10 (2.74%) iPhone
6 10 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.19%) Clustering
9 7 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.64%) EPoS
11 5 (1.37%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.55%) PKI
14 1 (0.27%) CESG
14 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.27%) Handset
14 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 365 (100.00%) Windows
2 262 (71.78%) Windows 7
3 190 (52.05%) Windows 10
4 157 (43.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 139 (38.08%) Windows Server
6 133 (36.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 92 (25.21%) Windows XP
8 25 (6.85%) Linux
9 22 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (5.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 16 (4.38%) Mac OS
12 15 (4.11%) Windows Vista
13 14 (3.84%) Apple iOS
14 10 (2.74%) Android
15 9 (2.47%) CentOS
16 8 (2.19%) Solaris
17 4 (1.10%) Ubuntu
17 4 (1.10%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.62%) ITIL
2 30 (8.22%) Migration
3 26 (7.12%) CRM
4 25 (6.85%) MVC
5 17 (4.66%) Service Management
6 15 (4.11%) E-Commerce
6 15 (4.11%) Project Management
7 14 (3.84%) Unit Testing
8 13 (3.56%) ITSM
8 13 (3.56%) Mentoring
9 12 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (2.74%) Data Migration
10 10 (2.74%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (2.74%) TDD
11 9 (2.47%) MVVM
11 9 (2.47%) Scrum
12 8 (2.19%) Configuration Management
12 8 (2.19%) Network Load Balancing
12 8 (2.19%) Performance Management
12 8 (2.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.68%) SQL
2 33 (9.04%) C#
3 28 (7.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.11%) T-SQL
5 13 (3.56%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.37%) Groovy
7 5 (1.37%) Java
7 5 (1.37%) Python
7 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (10.96%) Degree
3 27 (7.40%) MCP
4 24 (6.58%) MCSA
5 22 (6.03%) MCSE
6 16 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.84%) HND
8 13 (3.56%) CCNA
8 13 (3.56%) MCITP
9 12 (3.29%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.01%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.47%) GNVQ
12 7 (1.92%) DBS Check
13 5 (1.37%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.37%) MCDST
14 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.82%) CCIE
15 3 (0.82%) CCNP
15 3 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (17.81%) SLA
2 9 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 240 (65.75%) Active Directory
2 91 (24.93%) Hyper-V
3 78 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (3.29%) vSphere
5 9 (2.47%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 6 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.64%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.37%) XenServer
8 4 (1.10%) Firmware
9 3 (0.82%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.55%) XenApp
11 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.27%) NDS
11 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (6.03%) SCCM
2 11 (3.01%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.82%) SCOM
6 2 (0.55%) DameWare
6 2 (0.55%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.55%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 226 (61.92%) Microsoft
2 120 (32.88%) VMware
3 48 (13.15%) Cisco
4 33 (9.04%) Citrix
5 25 (6.85%) Apple
6 19 (5.21%) Avaya
7 15 (4.11%) Dell
8 14 (3.84%) HP
9 10 (2.74%) Lotus
10 8 (2.19%) Symantec
11 6 (1.64%) Wyse
12 5 (1.37%) Nokia
12 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.37%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.10%) Google
13 4 (1.10%) Polycom
14 3 (0.82%) IBM
14 3 (0.82%) Intel Security
14 3 (0.82%) Oracle
14 3 (0.82%) Sophos
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