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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 210 200 214
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 210 336 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 1.56% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 5.39% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 203 310 266
Median salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
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
4428 6239 6507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.35% 29.03% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 5409 5305
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £58,500
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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Surrey -18 63 £26,000 -3.70% 6
Berkshire +59 48 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Hampshire +3 35 £26,500 -8.62% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 24 £23,750 -13.63% 3
West Sussex +13 16 £25,000 -28.57%
Kent -12 11 £27,500 -23.61%
East Sussex +25 4 £31,000 +31.91% 3
Oxfordshire +2 4 £23,000 -30.30% 1
Middlesex - 1 £22,500 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 472 (100.00%) Windows
2 352 (74.58%) Windows 7
3 303 (64.19%) Active Directory
4 293 (62.08%) Microsoft
5 227 (48.09%) Windows 10
6 197 (41.74%) Windows Server
7 187 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 184 (38.98%) MS Excel
9 179 (37.92%) MS Exchange
10 178 (37.71%) VMware
11 170 (36.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 164 (34.75%) MS Office
13 111 (23.52%) Windows XP
14 110 (23.31%) Office 365
15 108 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 104 (22.03%) Firewall
17 102 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
18 94 (19.92%) Hyper-V
19 76 (16.10%) Cisco
20 67 (14.19%) SLA
21 65 (13.77%) ITIL
22 63 (13.35%) TCP/IP
23 60 (12.71%) MCSE
24 59 (12.50%) Citrix
25 57 (12.08%) SQL Server
26 55 (11.65%) SQL
27 53 (11.23%) LAN
28 52 (11.02%) WAN
29 51 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
30 50 (10.59%) DNS

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
1 179 (37.92%) MS Exchange
2 51 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 45 (9.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (5.51%) IIS
7 17 (3.60%) SharePoint
8 15 (3.18%) Skype for Business
9 14 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.27%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 184 (38.98%) MS Excel
2 164 (34.75%) MS Office
3 5 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.64%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (23.31%) Office 365
2 49 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.06%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) G Suite
5 2 (0.42%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.42%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 104 (22.03%) Firewall
2 63 (13.35%) TCP/IP
3 53 (11.23%) LAN
4 52 (11.02%) WAN
5 50 (10.59%) DNS
6 35 (7.42%) DHCP
7 31 (6.57%) VPN
8 29 (6.14%) VoIP
9 22 (4.66%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (4.45%) Internet
11 19 (4.03%) VLAN
12 18 (3.81%) SAN
13 11 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (2.33%) Skype
14 10 (2.12%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (2.12%) Wireless
15 8 (1.69%) WLAN
16 7 (1.48%) SSL
17 6 (1.27%) Network Security
17 6 (1.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.06%) MySQL
7 3 (0.64%) Big Data
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.39%) MSTest
2 16 (3.39%) NUnit
3 11 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.27%) LINQPad
4 6 (1.27%) ReSharper
5 5 (1.06%) Selenium
6 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.42%) JIRA
8 1 (0.21%) MSI
8 1 (0.21%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 44 (9.32%) Finance
2 24 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (3.39%) Retail
5 10 (2.12%) Back Office
6 9 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.27%) Banking
7 6 (1.27%) Electronics
7 6 (1.27%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Publishing
9 2 (0.42%) Games
9 2 (0.42%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 174 (36.86%) Support Engineer
2 120 (25.42%) IT Support
3 112 (23.73%) Analyst
4 96 (20.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 80 (16.95%) IT Engineer
6 78 (16.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 75 (15.89%) Support Analyst
8 71 (15.04%) IT Support Engineer
9 70 (14.83%) Desktop Support
10 67 (14.19%) Desktop Engineer
11 64 (13.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 60 (12.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 55 (11.65%) 1st Line Support
14 54 (11.44%) IT Analyst
15 52 (11.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 51 (10.81%) Service Analyst
17 46 (9.75%) Developer
17 46 (9.75%) Service Desk Analyst
18 43 (9.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
19 40 (8.47%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.59%) .NET
2 47 (9.96%) ASP.NET
3 36 (7.63%) HTML
3 36 (7.63%) jQuery
4 31 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (5.93%) CSS
6 24 (5.08%) XML
7 23 (4.87%) SOAP
8 21 (4.45%) WCF
9 20 (4.24%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (3.39%) WinForms
11 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (1.27%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (1.06%) HTML5
13 5 (1.06%) Web Services
14 2 (0.42%) CSS3
14 2 (0.42%) Velocity
15 1 (0.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.63%) Blackberry
2 34 (7.20%) Driving Licence
3 32 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.75%) iPhone
6 11 (2.33%) FMCG
6 11 (2.33%) iPad
6 11 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.48%) Physics
7 7 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.06%) Clustering
9 5 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.06%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.85%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.85%) EPoS
11 3 (0.64%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.42%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 472 (100.00%) Windows
2 352 (74.58%) Windows 7
3 227 (48.09%) Windows 10
4 197 (41.74%) Windows Server
5 187 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 170 (36.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 111 (23.52%) Windows XP
8 39 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (5.93%) Linux
10 22 (4.66%) Mac OS X
11 17 (3.60%) Windows Vista
12 16 (3.39%) Mac OS
13 12 (2.54%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.54%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (2.12%) Android
14 10 (2.12%) CentOS
15 5 (1.06%) Solaris
15 5 (1.06%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.85%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (13.77%) ITIL
2 31 (6.57%) MVC
3 30 (6.36%) Mentoring
4 29 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (5.72%) Scrum
6 25 (5.30%) TDD
7 20 (4.24%) MVVM
8 18 (3.81%) Migration
9 17 (3.60%) SOA
10 16 (3.39%) Unit Testing
11 15 (3.18%) CRM
11 15 (3.18%) E-Commerce
11 15 (3.18%) ITSM
12 14 (2.97%) Service Management
12 14 (2.97%) UML
13 11 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (2.12%) Service Delivery
15 9 (1.91%) Incident Management
16 7 (1.48%) Problem Management
16 7 (1.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (11.65%) SQL
2 50 (10.59%) C#
3 41 (8.69%) JavaScript
4 21 (4.45%) T-SQL
5 14 (2.97%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.85%) Groovy
6 4 (0.85%) Java
6 4 (0.85%) Perl
6 4 (0.85%) Python
6 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 108 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (12.71%) MCSE
3 45 (9.53%) Degree
3 45 (9.53%) MCSA
4 43 (9.11%) MCP
5 37 (7.84%) MCITP
6 32 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (6.14%) CCNA
8 12 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 12 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.33%) HND
9 11 (2.33%) SC Cleared
10 10 (2.12%) MCTS
11 8 (1.69%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.27%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.06%) MCDST
14 3 (0.64%) CCIE
14 3 (0.64%) CCNP
14 3 (0.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (14.19%) SLA
2 6 (1.27%) QA
3 2 (0.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 303 (64.19%) Active Directory
2 102 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (19.92%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.18%) vSphere
5 13 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
6 11 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.91%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.27%) XenServer
10 5 (1.06%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 5 (1.06%) Firmware
11 4 (0.85%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.64%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.64%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (5.08%) SCCM
2 14 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.85%) Simpana
5 4 (0.85%) WSUS
6 3 (0.64%) DameWare
7 2 (0.42%) SCOM
7 2 (0.42%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.21%) Nagios
8 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 293 (62.08%) Microsoft
2 178 (37.71%) VMware
3 76 (16.10%) Cisco
4 59 (12.50%) Citrix
5 46 (9.75%) Apple
6 20 (4.24%) Avaya
7 18 (3.81%) Dell
8 17 (3.60%) HP
9 15 (3.18%) IBM
10 11 (2.33%) Symantec
11 9 (1.91%) Wyse
12 8 (1.69%) Oracle
13 7 (1.48%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.48%) SonicWALL
13 7 (1.48%) Sophos
14 6 (1.27%) Lotus
14 6 (1.27%) NetApp
14 6 (1.27%) RedGate
15 5 (1.06%) Google
15 5 (1.06%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £Neg + Microsoft Training!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £75 - £110 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + car/car allowance, benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sandown, Isle of Wight
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
East Sussex
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Create IT LTD
Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
Posted: 22 days ago