The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 201 310 443
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +133
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 291 126 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 0.57% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 1.98% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 255 111 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £49,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6459 6367 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.53% 28.92% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5362 5496 5806
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +57 83 £31,000 -31.11% 6
Berkshire +27 68 £27,000 +8.00% 10
Kent +36 50 £40,500 +62.00% 2
Surrey -4 40 £29,000 -22.66% 6
Oxfordshire +18 19 £24,750 -12.38% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 15 £18,000 -48.57% 1
West Sussex -6 15 £25,000 -37.50% 2
East Sussex -23 2 £35,000 +84.21%
Middlesex - 2 £35,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 530 (100.00%) Windows
2 365 (68.87%) Microsoft
3 307 (57.92%) Windows 7
4 263 (49.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 252 (47.55%) Active Directory
6 242 (45.66%) MS Exchange
7 195 (36.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 189 (35.66%) SQL Server
9 185 (34.91%) MS Excel
10 178 (33.58%) MS Office
11 170 (32.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 156 (29.43%) Windows XP
13 149 (28.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 145 (27.36%) SQL
15 126 (23.77%) VMware
16 121 (22.83%) Cisco
17 114 (21.51%) Firewall
18 109 (20.57%) DNS
19 106 (20.00%) MCSE
19 106 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 94 (17.74%) DHCP
21 90 (16.98%) TCP/IP
22 84 (15.85%) VPN
23 81 (15.28%) Citrix
24 80 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
25 76 (14.34%) .NET
26 75 (14.15%) ITIL
27 71 (13.40%) Degree
28 69 (13.02%) SLA
29 67 (12.64%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 242 (45.66%) MS Exchange
2 106 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (12.64%) SharePoint
4 66 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 59 (11.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 55 (10.38%) IIS
7 47 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 46 (8.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 31 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2000
9 31 (5.85%) Lync
10 26 (4.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (4.34%) Tomcat
12 20 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
14 10 (1.89%) IBM Notes
14 10 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (1.32%) SAS
16 3 (0.57%) WordPress
17 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 185 (34.91%) MS Excel
2 178 (33.58%) MS Office
3 8 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.57%) Agresso
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.38%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.62%) Office 365
2 27 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.89%) SaaS
4 8 (1.51%) IaaS
5 6 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 114 (21.51%) Firewall
2 109 (20.57%) DNS
3 94 (17.74%) DHCP
4 90 (16.98%) TCP/IP
5 84 (15.85%) VPN
6 64 (12.08%) LAN
7 54 (10.19%) WAN
8 40 (7.55%) VoIP
9 36 (6.79%) SAN
10 31 (5.85%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (4.34%) Network Security
12 19 (3.58%) FTP
12 19 (3.58%) Wireless
13 18 (3.40%) DMZ
13 18 (3.40%) Internet
14 15 (2.83%) VLAN
14 15 (2.83%) Broadband
15 14 (2.64%) iSCSI
16 12 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (35.66%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (5.09%) MySQL
5 17 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.89%) MS Access
6 10 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.75%) Pentaho
7 4 (0.75%) QlikView
8 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.38%) SQLite
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.89%) Xcode
4 9 (1.70%) SoapUI
4 9 (1.70%) Subversion
5 6 (1.13%) Fiddler
5 6 (1.13%) ReSharper
6 3 (0.57%) NUnit
7 2 (0.38%) MSTest
7 2 (0.38%) WiX
7 2 (0.38%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.38%) NuGet
7 2 (0.38%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.19%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.19%) JMeter
8 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (6.79%) Telecoms
2 18 (3.40%) Finance
3 10 (1.89%) Legal
4 6 (1.13%) Marketing
5 5 (0.94%) Games
6 4 (0.75%) Law
6 4 (0.75%) Banking
7 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Retail
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Avionics
8 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 131 (24.72%) Support Engineer
2 97 (18.30%) Analyst
3 83 (15.66%) 2nd Line Support
4 80 (15.09%) Support Analyst
5 68 (12.83%) IT Support
6 49 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 44 (8.30%) Desktop Support
8 40 (7.55%) Developer
8 40 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 33 (6.23%) 1st Line Support
10 31 (5.85%) Team Leader
11 29 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 28 (5.28%) IT Support Engineer
12 28 (5.28%) Field Engineer
13 27 (5.09%) .NET Developer
14 25 (4.72%) Technical Support
15 24 (4.53%) Consultant
16 23 (4.34%) Help Desk Support
17 21 (3.96%) Administrator
18 20 (3.77%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (14.34%) .NET
2 57 (10.75%) HTML
3 45 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 44 (8.30%) CSS
5 35 (6.60%) jQuery
6 29 (5.47%) Web Services
7 23 (4.34%) LAMP
8 20 (3.77%) WCF
9 17 (3.21%) XML
10 14 (2.64%) HTML5
11 12 (2.26%) Cocoa
11 12 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (2.26%) Cocoa Touch
12 9 (1.70%) LINQ
12 9 (1.70%) SOAP
12 9 (1.70%) MFC
13 8 (1.51%) COM
14 6 (1.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (1.13%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.13%) Blackberry
2 29 (5.47%) Clustering
3 24 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.58%) iPhone
6 18 (3.40%) iPad
7 16 (3.02%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.64%) Kindle
9 11 (2.08%) Open Source
10 10 (1.89%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.89%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.89%) CESG
11 9 (1.70%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.94%) NHS
13 4 (0.75%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.57%) HP StorageWorks
14 3 (0.57%) Handset
14 3 (0.57%) AS400
15 2 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 530 (100.00%) Windows
2 307 (57.92%) Windows 7
3 263 (49.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 195 (36.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 156 (29.43%) Windows XP
6 149 (28.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (12.08%) Linux
8 62 (11.70%) Windows Vista
9 40 (7.55%) Android
10 37 (6.98%) Mac OS X
11 35 (6.60%) Apple iOS
12 33 (6.23%) Windows 2000 Server
13 25 (4.72%) Windows Phone
14 13 (2.45%) UNIX
15 12 (2.26%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.75%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.38%) CentOS
17 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (14.15%) ITIL
2 43 (8.11%) MVC
3 38 (7.17%) Problem Management
4 25 (4.72%) Software Engineering
5 15 (2.83%) Ethical Hacking
5 15 (2.83%) Service Delivery
5 15 (2.83%) SOA
6 13 (2.45%) Risk Management
6 13 (2.45%) OO
7 12 (2.26%) OOP
7 12 (2.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (2.26%) Project Management
7 12 (2.26%) Time Management
7 12 (2.26%) Network Management
8 11 (2.08%) iOS Development
8 11 (2.08%) Project Planning
8 11 (2.08%) Workflow
8 11 (2.08%) UML
9 10 (1.89%) Service Management
9 10 (1.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 145 (27.36%) SQL
2 46 (8.68%) JavaScript
3 41 (7.74%) C#
4 32 (6.04%) Objective-C
5 25 (4.72%) C++
6 22 (4.15%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 15 (2.83%) VB
9 14 (2.64%) C
10 11 (2.08%) Java
11 10 (1.89%) XAML
12 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.13%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.94%) VBScript
15 4 (0.75%) PHP
16 3 (0.57%) R
17 2 (0.38%) VC++
17 2 (0.38%) Python
18 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 170 (32.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (20.00%) MCSE
3 71 (13.40%) Degree
4 65 (12.26%) MCITP
5 62 (11.70%) MCP
5 62 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (10.00%) CCNA
7 41 (7.74%) MCSA
8 23 (4.34%) MCTS
9 19 (3.58%) A+ Certification
10 18 (3.40%) CCNP
11 15 (2.83%) CEH
12 14 (2.64%) CISSP
12 14 (2.64%) MCDST
13 10 (1.89%) CISM
14 8 (1.51%) Network+ Certification
15 7 (1.32%) ISTQB
15 7 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.13%) CCA
16 6 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (13.02%) SLA
2 15 (2.83%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.51%) QA
4 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 252 (47.55%) Active Directory
2 80 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (10.94%) Hyper-V
4 39 (7.36%) XenApp
5 30 (5.66%) XenDesktop
6 27 (5.09%) vSphere
7 14 (2.64%) Terminal Services
7 14 (2.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 12 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (1.70%) Xen
11 6 (1.13%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.13%) XenServer
12 5 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.94%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.75%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.75%) UAG
14 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (6.79%) Backup Exec
2 22 (4.15%) SCCM
3 9 (1.70%) WSUS
4 7 (1.32%) SCOM
4 7 (1.32%) DameWare
5 6 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.75%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.38%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.38%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.19%) WMI
8 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 365 (68.87%) Microsoft
2 126 (23.77%) VMware
3 121 (22.83%) Cisco
4 81 (15.28%) Citrix
5 65 (12.26%) Apple
6 50 (9.43%) Symantec
7 45 (8.49%) HP
8 30 (5.66%) Avaya
9 29 (5.47%) Oracle
10 23 (4.34%) Dell
11 16 (3.02%) McAfee
12 12 (2.26%) Draytek
12 12 (2.26%) Xamarin
13 11 (2.08%) Sage
14 10 (1.89%) Lotus
14 10 (1.89%) IBM
14 10 (1.89%) AppSense
14 10 (1.89%) Sophos
15 9 (1.70%) Veeam
15 9 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Private Health Care, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55800 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 plus car
Posted: 7 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £3500 on call + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 15 days ago
Banbury
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago