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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 191 187 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +38
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 264 345 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.52% 1.64% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.28% 5.75% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 246 328 240
Median salary £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
5004 6002 6451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 28.49% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4258 5219 5315
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +56 83 £26,500 -3.63% 7
Surrey +5 73 £27,750 +0.90% 6
Kent -2 25 £22,500 -25.00%
West Sussex -3 25 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 20 £25,000 -9.09% 6
Berkshire +5 19 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire -15 13 £23,000 -51.57% 5
East Sussex +14 6 £23,500 -41.25%
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 543 (100.00%) Windows
2 392 (72.19%) Windows 7
3 346 (63.72%) Microsoft
4 340 (62.62%) Active Directory
5 236 (43.46%) Windows Server
6 228 (41.99%) Windows 10
7 221 (40.70%) VMware
8 217 (39.96%) MS Excel
9 214 (39.41%) MS Exchange
10 212 (39.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 191 (35.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 190 (34.99%) MS Office
13 156 (28.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 122 (22.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 117 (21.55%) Windows XP
16 110 (20.26%) Hyper-V
17 107 (19.71%) Office 365
18 96 (17.68%) Citrix
19 95 (17.50%) Firewall
20 92 (16.94%) Cisco
21 91 (16.76%) MCSE
22 87 (16.02%) SQL Server
23 77 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2013
24 75 (13.81%) .NET
25 72 (13.26%) SQL
25 72 (13.26%) SLA
26 71 (13.08%) ITIL
27 69 (12.71%) C#
28 68 (12.52%) ASP.NET
29 64 (11.79%) Degree

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
1 214 (39.41%) MS Exchange
2 77 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 54 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 38 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (5.52%) IIS
7 23 (4.24%) SharePoint
8 19 (3.50%) Skype for Business
9 8 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.18%) CMS
12 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 217 (39.96%) MS Excel
2 190 (34.99%) MS Office
3 8 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.47%) MS Project
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 107 (19.71%) Office 365
2 35 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.10%) SaaS
5 5 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.55%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 95 (17.50%) Firewall
2 58 (10.68%) WAN
3 54 (9.94%) LAN
4 53 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 49 (9.02%) DHCP
5 49 (9.02%) DNS
6 37 (6.81%) SAN
6 37 (6.81%) VPN
7 30 (5.52%) VoIP
8 29 (5.34%) Internet
9 20 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (2.39%) WLAN
11 11 (2.03%) Wireless
12 10 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (1.84%) VLAN
13 9 (1.66%) MPLS
13 9 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.29%) Network Security
14 7 (1.29%) SSL
15 5 (0.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (16.02%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.92%) MySQL
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.18%) MS Access
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (4.60%) MSTest
1 25 (4.60%) NUnit
1 25 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.47%) LINQPad
3 8 (1.47%) ReSharper
4 5 (0.92%) Selenium
5 2 (0.37%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 63 (11.60%) Finance
2 34 (6.26%) Retail
3 29 (5.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 20 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.76%) Legal
6 14 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.66%) Electronics
7 9 (1.66%) Marketing
8 6 (1.10%) Publishing
9 4 (0.74%) Back Office
10 3 (0.55%) French Language
10 3 (0.55%) German Language
10 3 (0.55%) Greek Language
10 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.37%) Banking
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 176 (32.41%) Support Engineer
2 136 (25.05%) Analyst
3 114 (20.99%) IT Support
4 90 (16.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 84 (15.47%) IT Engineer
6 81 (14.92%) Support Analyst
7 76 (14.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 69 (12.71%) IT Support Engineer
9 67 (12.34%) Desktop Engineer
10 64 (11.79%) Developer
11 63 (11.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 63 (11.60%) Desktop Support
12 59 (10.87%) Service Analyst
13 58 (10.68%) IT Analyst
14 54 (9.94%) Service Desk Analyst
15 52 (9.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 49 (9.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 45 (8.29%) C# Developer
18 44 (8.10%) 1st Line Support
19 41 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (13.81%) .NET
2 68 (12.52%) ASP.NET
3 57 (10.50%) jQuery
4 43 (7.92%) CSS
5 42 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (7.73%) HTML
6 31 (5.71%) WinForms
7 30 (5.52%) XML
8 29 (5.34%) SOAP
8 29 (5.34%) WCF
9 24 (4.42%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 9 (1.66%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.29%) Web Services
14 2 (0.37%) CSS3
14 2 (0.37%) XMPP
15 1 (0.18%) AngularJS
15 1 (0.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.87%) Driving Licence
2 46 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.52%) Blackberry
4 20 (3.68%) FMCG
4 20 (3.68%) Visualisation
5 15 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.58%) iPhone
7 11 (2.03%) Smartphone
8 10 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.66%) iPad
9 9 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.66%) Physics
10 8 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.92%) Biotechnology
12 5 (0.92%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.55%) BYOD
14 3 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.37%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 543 (100.00%) Windows
2 392 (72.19%) Windows 7
3 236 (43.46%) Windows Server
4 228 (41.99%) Windows 10
5 212 (39.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 191 (35.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 117 (21.55%) Windows XP
8 49 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (6.63%) Mac OS X
10 26 (4.79%) Linux
11 23 (4.24%) Windows Vista
12 16 (2.95%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.39%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.84%) Android
15 6 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.37%) CentOS
18 1 (0.18%) Debian
18 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (13.08%) ITIL
2 50 (9.21%) Mentoring
3 46 (8.47%) MVC
4 39 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (6.63%) Scrum
6 34 (6.26%) TDD
7 26 (4.79%) SOA
8 25 (4.60%) Unit Testing
9 24 (4.42%) MVVM
10 17 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 16 (2.95%) UML
12 15 (2.76%) Migration
13 13 (2.39%) Change Control
13 13 (2.39%) Project Management
14 12 (2.21%) Coaching
14 12 (2.21%) Presales
14 12 (2.21%) Service Delivery
15 11 (2.03%) ITSM
15 11 (2.03%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (2.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 72 (13.26%) SQL
2 69 (12.71%) C#
3 58 (10.68%) JavaScript
4 21 (3.87%) T-SQL
5 17 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.84%) Perl
7 5 (0.92%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.18%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.18%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 156 (28.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (16.76%) MCSE
3 64 (11.79%) Degree
4 62 (11.42%) MCP
5 53 (9.76%) MCSA
6 48 (8.84%) MCITP
7 38 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (6.81%) CCNA
9 29 (5.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (3.13%) MCTS
11 15 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (2.03%) A+ Certification
12 11 (2.03%) DBS Check
12 11 (2.03%) Security Cleared
13 10 (1.84%) HND
14 8 (1.47%) CISSP
14 8 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (1.47%) SANS
14 8 (1.47%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (13.26%) SLA
2 12 (2.21%) QA
3 9 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 340 (62.62%) Active Directory
2 122 (22.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (20.26%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.05%) VMware Workstation
5 21 (3.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 21 (3.87%) Virtual Servers
6 19 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (3.31%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.13%) vSphere
9 14 (2.58%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (2.03%) VMware ESX
11 8 (1.47%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.92%) Firmware
12 5 (0.92%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.74%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.74%) XenApp
13 4 (0.74%) XenServer
14 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.55%) Squid
15 2 (0.37%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 32 (5.89%) SCCM
2 20 (3.68%) Backup Exec
3 16 (2.95%) WSUS
4 11 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.84%) Simpana
6 3 (0.55%) DameWare
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) SCSM
8 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 346 (63.72%) Microsoft
2 221 (40.70%) VMware
3 96 (17.68%) Citrix
4 92 (16.94%) Cisco
5 48 (8.84%) Apple
6 25 (4.60%) Avaya
7 24 (4.42%) HP
8 23 (4.24%) Oracle
9 22 (4.05%) NetApp
10 21 (3.87%) IBM
11 20 (3.68%) Symantec
12 16 (2.95%) Dell
13 14 (2.58%) Intel Security
13 14 (2.58%) Veeam
14 12 (2.21%) Sophos
15 11 (2.03%) EMC
16 10 (1.84%) CommVault
16 10 (1.84%) Riverbed
16 10 (1.84%) SAP
16 10 (1.84%) Wyse
Addlestone, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Life assurance, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport Pagnell
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Witney
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £28,000 + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Andover
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + on call allowance, expenses
Posted: 20 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Vifor Pharma
Salary: Base salary, bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago