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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 210 317 443
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +126
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 281 111 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 0.52% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.34% 1.83% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 244 100 1
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
Windows 8
England

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
6482 6066 6839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.90% 28.34% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5335 5245 5960
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +63 84 £31,000 -11.42% 8
Berkshire +30 67 £27,500 +11.10% 4
Surrey +14 52 £27,500 -26.66% 10
Kent +23 26 £34,750 +39.00% 2
Oxfordshire +28 23 £26,000 +20.93% 6
Buckinghamshire -8 19 £18,000 -48.57% 6
West Sussex -12 8 £23,500 -44.70% 1
Middlesex - 3 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex -28 2 £35,000 +34.61%
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 547 (100.00%) Windows
2 403 (73.67%) Microsoft
3 324 (59.23%) Windows 7
4 264 (48.26%) Active Directory
5 263 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 254 (46.44%) MS Exchange
7 201 (36.75%) MS Office
8 194 (35.47%) SQL Server
9 181 (33.09%) MS Excel
10 180 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 169 (30.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 166 (30.35%) Windows XP
13 164 (29.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 155 (28.34%) SQL
15 128 (23.40%) Firewall
16 127 (23.22%) VMware
17 120 (21.94%) Cisco
18 119 (21.76%) DNS
19 112 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
20 103 (18.83%) MCSE
21 92 (16.82%) TCP/IP
22 90 (16.45%) DHCP
23 87 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
24 82 (14.99%) Exchange Server 2013
25 80 (14.63%) Citrix
26 79 (14.44%) VPN
27 78 (14.26%) SharePoint
28 75 (13.71%) .NET
29 73 (13.35%) IIS
30 72 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 254 (46.44%) MS Exchange
2 112 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (14.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 78 (14.26%) SharePoint
5 73 (13.35%) IIS
6 72 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 49 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 39 (7.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2000
10 25 (4.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (4.20%) Tomcat
12 22 (4.02%) Lync
13 21 (3.84%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (1.65%) IBM Notes
16 9 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
18 3 (0.55%) WordPress
19 2 (0.37%) Moodle
Applications
1 201 (36.75%) MS Office
2 181 (33.09%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.55%) Agresso
5 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.41%) Office 365
2 41 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.83%) SaaS
4 8 (1.46%) IaaS
5 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 128 (23.40%) Firewall
2 119 (21.76%) DNS
3 92 (16.82%) TCP/IP
4 90 (16.45%) DHCP
5 79 (14.44%) VPN
6 62 (11.33%) LAN
7 55 (10.05%) WAN
8 40 (7.31%) SAN
9 34 (6.22%) VoIP
10 29 (5.30%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (4.75%) Internet
12 23 (4.20%) Network Security
13 22 (4.02%) FTP
14 19 (3.47%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (2.93%) DMZ
16 15 (2.74%) Broadband
16 15 (2.74%) iSCSI
17 13 (2.38%) NAS
17 13 (2.38%) Wireless
18 11 (2.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (35.47%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 31 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (5.12%) MySQL
5 20 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.83%) MS Access
8 4 (0.73%) QlikView
8 4 (0.73%) Pentaho
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (5.67%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.19%) WiX
3 12 (2.19%) MSBuild
4 11 (2.01%) NuGet
4 11 (2.01%) Ranorex
4 11 (2.01%) MSTest
4 11 (2.01%) NUnit
5 9 (1.65%) Subversion
5 9 (1.65%) SoapUI
6 8 (1.46%) Xcode
7 6 (1.10%) ReSharper
7 6 (1.10%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.55%) Ant
9 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.18%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.18%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.18%) MSI
9 1 (0.18%) JMeter
General
1 29 (5.30%) Telecoms
2 27 (4.94%) Finance
3 9 (1.65%) Legal
4 6 (1.10%) Games
5 4 (0.73%) Banking
5 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.73%) Marketing
6 3 (0.55%) Law
7 2 (0.37%) Retail
7 2 (0.37%) Automotive
7 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.18%) Front Office
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) French Language
8 1 (0.18%) German Language
8 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 141 (25.78%) Support Engineer
2 106 (19.38%) Analyst
3 93 (17.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 84 (15.36%) Support Analyst
5 79 (14.44%) IT Support
6 49 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 41 (7.50%) Desktop Support
8 40 (7.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 38 (6.95%) Developer
10 34 (6.22%) IT Support Engineer
11 33 (6.03%) 1st Line Support
12 31 (5.67%) Team Leader
13 28 (5.12%) .NET Developer
14 27 (4.94%) Technical Support
15 25 (4.57%) Service Analyst
16 24 (4.39%) Administrator
16 24 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
17 23 (4.20%) VB.NET Developer
17 23 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 21 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (13.71%) .NET
2 69 (12.61%) HTML
3 57 (10.42%) CSS
4 46 (8.41%) ASP.NET
5 36 (6.58%) jQuery
6 27 (4.94%) Web Services
7 23 (4.20%) LAMP
8 19 (3.47%) WCF
9 16 (2.93%) HTML5
9 16 (2.93%) XML
10 12 (2.19%) X-Windows
11 10 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.83%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (1.83%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.83%) Cocoa
12 9 (1.65%) SOAP
12 9 (1.65%) MFC
12 9 (1.65%) LINQ
13 7 (1.28%) CSS3
13 7 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.51%) Blackberry
2 38 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 33 (6.03%) Clustering
4 24 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.29%) iPhone
6 16 (2.93%) Fat Client
6 16 (2.93%) Thin Client
7 14 (2.56%) iPad
7 14 (2.56%) Kindle
8 12 (2.19%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.01%) Open Source
10 10 (1.83%) CESG
11 9 (1.65%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.91%) EPoS
12 5 (0.91%) NHS
13 4 (0.73%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.73%) Life Science
14 3 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.55%) HP StorageWorks
14 3 (0.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 547 (100.00%) Windows
2 324 (59.23%) Windows 7
3 263 (48.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 180 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 169 (30.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 166 (30.35%) Windows XP
7 66 (12.07%) Windows Vista
8 62 (11.33%) Linux
9 37 (6.76%) Android
10 34 (6.22%) Apple iOS
11 32 (5.85%) Mac OS X
12 29 (5.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 23 (4.20%) Windows Phone
14 16 (2.93%) UNIX
15 8 (1.46%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.18%) Debian
18 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (12.07%) ITIL
2 42 (7.68%) MVC
3 30 (5.48%) Problem Management
4 23 (4.20%) Software Engineering
5 22 (4.02%) Workflow
6 20 (3.66%) Project Management
6 20 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (2.93%) Mentoring
8 15 (2.74%) SOA
9 14 (2.56%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (2.19%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (2.19%) Network Management
10 12 (2.19%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (2.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (2.19%) DevOps
11 11 (2.01%) Service Delivery
11 11 (2.01%) CRM
12 10 (1.83%) UML
12 10 (1.83%) Risk Management
12 10 (1.83%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (28.34%) SQL
2 58 (10.60%) JavaScript
3 46 (8.41%) C#
4 33 (6.03%) Objective-C
4 33 (6.03%) PowerShell
5 25 (4.57%) VB.NET
6 23 (4.20%) C++
7 13 (2.38%) VB
8 11 (2.01%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.65%) Java
9 9 (1.65%) C
10 8 (1.46%) VBScript
10 8 (1.46%) XAML
11 6 (1.10%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.55%) R
13 2 (0.37%) VC++
13 2 (0.37%) Python
13 2 (0.37%) PHP
13 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 164 (29.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (18.83%) MCSE
3 67 (12.25%) Degree
4 62 (11.33%) MCP
5 59 (10.79%) MCITP
6 52 (9.51%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (8.41%) CCNA
8 45 (8.23%) MCSA
9 28 (5.12%) MCTS
10 18 (3.29%) A+ Certification
11 14 (2.56%) CISSP
11 14 (2.56%) CEH
12 10 (1.83%) MCDST
12 10 (1.83%) CCNP
12 10 (1.83%) CISM
13 7 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.28%) ISTQB
14 6 (1.10%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.10%) ISEB
14 6 (1.10%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (12.98%) SLA
2 15 (2.74%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.10%) QA
4 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 264 (48.26%) Active Directory
2 87 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (11.88%) Hyper-V
4 41 (7.50%) XenApp
5 24 (4.39%) XenDesktop
6 23 (4.20%) Terminal Services
7 21 (3.84%) vSphere
8 14 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 14 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.01%) Terminal Server
10 7 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.28%) XenServer
11 6 (1.10%) Xen
12 5 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.91%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.73%) UAG
13 4 (0.73%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (5.67%) Backup Exec
2 16 (2.93%) SCVMM
3 12 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.19%) SCCM
4 7 (1.28%) SCOM
5 4 (0.73%) DameWare
6 3 (0.55%) WSUS
6 3 (0.55%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.37%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.18%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 403 (73.67%) Microsoft
2 127 (23.22%) VMware
3 120 (21.94%) Cisco
4 80 (14.63%) Citrix
5 52 (9.51%) Apple
6 51 (9.32%) Symantec
7 45 (8.23%) HP
8 41 (7.50%) Oracle
9 27 (4.94%) Avaya
10 15 (2.74%) Dell
11 14 (2.56%) Veeam
12 12 (2.19%) SonicWALL
12 12 (2.19%) Draytek
13 11 (2.01%) Sage
14 10 (1.83%) IBM
14 10 (1.83%) Sophos
14 10 (1.83%) Remedy
14 10 (1.83%) Cognos
14 10 (1.83%) Xamarin
15 9 (1.65%) Lotus
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 to £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Amsys
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits Package & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 per annum + MS Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago