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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 202 312 439
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +127
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 278 123 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.27% 0.58% 0.009%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.34% 2.05% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 241 111 2
Average salary £27,500 £33,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.29% +10.83%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
6408 5990 6931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.21% 28.28% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5268 5164 6096
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 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 22 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 +52 81 £32,500 - 9
Surrey +32 74 £28,000 -25.33% 14
Berkshire +29 61 £27,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +28 24 £26,000 +20.93% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 19 £18,000 -48.57% 6
Kent +11 13 £30,000 +57.89% 5
Middlesex - 4 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex -27 2 £20,500 -59.00%
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,500 - 1
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
East Sussex -25 1 £35,000 +34.61%
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 584 (100.00%) Windows
2 439 (75.17%) Microsoft
3 364 (62.33%) Windows 7
4 289 (49.49%) Active Directory
5 283 (48.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 267 (45.72%) MS Exchange
7 228 (39.04%) MS Office
8 202 (34.59%) SQL Server
9 185 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 183 (31.34%) MS Excel
11 178 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 168 (28.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 166 (28.42%) Windows XP
14 165 (28.25%) SQL
15 149 (25.51%) Firewall
16 144 (24.66%) VMware
17 129 (22.09%) DNS
18 126 (21.58%) Cisco
19 114 (19.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 105 (17.98%) MCSE
21 103 (17.64%) VMware Infrastructure
22 101 (17.29%) TCP/IP
22 101 (17.29%) Citrix
23 97 (16.61%) DHCP
24 88 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
25 85 (14.55%) SharePoint
26 82 (14.04%) VPN
27 77 (13.18%) ITIL
27 77 (13.18%) IIS
28 76 (13.01%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 267 (45.72%) MS Exchange
2 114 (19.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 85 (14.55%) SharePoint
5 77 (13.18%) IIS
6 72 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 47 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 40 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2000
10 25 (4.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (3.94%) Tomcat
12 22 (3.77%) Lync
13 14 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (1.71%) IBM Notes
16 9 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
18 2 (0.34%) WordPress
18 2 (0.34%) Moodle
Applications
1 228 (39.04%) MS Office
2 183 (31.34%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.51%) Agresso
5 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 47 (8.05%) Office 365
2 46 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.71%) IaaS
3 10 (1.71%) SaaS
4 6 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 149 (25.51%) Firewall
2 129 (22.09%) DNS
3 101 (17.29%) TCP/IP
4 97 (16.61%) DHCP
5 82 (14.04%) VPN
6 69 (11.82%) LAN
6 69 (11.82%) WAN
7 52 (8.90%) SAN
8 36 (6.16%) VoIP
9 34 (5.82%) Internet
10 29 (4.97%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (3.94%) Network Security
12 22 (3.77%) FTP
13 21 (3.60%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (2.74%) iSCSI
15 15 (2.57%) DMZ
15 15 (2.57%) Wireless
15 15 (2.57%) NAS
16 13 (2.23%) Broadband
17 11 (1.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (4.79%) MySQL
5 24 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.71%) MS Access
8 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.68%) QlikView
9 4 (0.68%) Pentaho
10 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
1 35 (5.99%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.74%) WiX
2 16 (2.74%) MSBuild
3 15 (2.57%) Ranorex
3 15 (2.57%) NuGet
3 15 (2.57%) MSTest
3 15 (2.57%) NUnit
4 9 (1.54%) Subversion
4 9 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 8 (1.37%) Xcode
6 6 (1.03%) Fiddler
6 6 (1.03%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.68%) Ant
8 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.17%) JMeter
8 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 30 (5.14%) Finance
2 24 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.54%) Legal
4 6 (1.03%) Games
5 4 (0.68%) Marketing
5 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.51%) Law
6 3 (0.51%) Banking
6 3 (0.51%) Retail
7 2 (0.34%) French Language
7 2 (0.34%) German Language
7 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.34%) Electronics
7 2 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.17%) Front Office
8 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 154 (26.37%) Support Engineer
2 112 (19.18%) Analyst
3 100 (17.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 83 (14.21%) Support Analyst
5 78 (13.36%) IT Support
6 57 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 40 (6.85%) Desktop Support
7 40 (6.85%) Developer
8 37 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support
9 36 (6.16%) IT Support Engineer
10 33 (5.65%) Service Analyst
10 33 (5.65%) 1st Line Support
11 32 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
12 30 (5.14%) Team Leader
13 29 (4.97%) .NET Developer
14 27 (4.62%) Administrator
14 27 (4.62%) Technical Support
15 26 (4.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (4.11%) VB.NET Developer
17 23 (3.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.01%) .NET
2 74 (12.67%) HTML
3 63 (10.79%) CSS
4 47 (8.05%) ASP.NET
5 37 (6.34%) jQuery
6 27 (4.62%) Web Services
7 23 (3.94%) LAMP
8 20 (3.42%) WCF
9 16 (2.74%) HTML5
9 16 (2.74%) X-Windows
10 15 (2.57%) XML
11 10 (1.71%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (1.71%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.71%) Cocoa
12 9 (1.54%) MFC
12 9 (1.54%) SOAP
12 9 (1.54%) LINQ
13 7 (1.20%) CSS3
14 6 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.90%) Blackberry
2 50 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.71%) Management Information System
4 36 (6.16%) Clustering
5 28 (4.79%) Fat Client
5 28 (4.79%) Thin Client
6 27 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.91%) iPhone
8 15 (2.57%) iPad
9 14 (2.40%) Kindle
10 13 (2.23%) User Experience
11 12 (2.05%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.88%) Open Source
13 10 (1.71%) CESG
14 9 (1.54%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.86%) EPoS
15 5 (0.86%) NHS
15 5 (0.86%) EqualLogic
15 5 (0.86%) Life Science
16 3 (0.51%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 584 (100.00%) Windows
2 364 (62.33%) Windows 7
3 283 (48.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 185 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 178 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 166 (28.42%) Windows XP
7 68 (11.64%) Windows Vista
8 56 (9.59%) Linux
9 37 (6.34%) Apple iOS
10 36 (6.16%) Android
11 33 (5.65%) Mac OS X
11 33 (5.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 21 (3.60%) Windows Phone
13 13 (2.23%) UNIX
14 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (13.18%) ITIL
2 44 (7.53%) MVC
3 39 (6.68%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (5.65%) Kalman Filter
5 30 (5.14%) Problem Management
6 26 (4.45%) Workflow
7 24 (4.11%) Project Management
8 23 (3.94%) Software Engineering
9 19 (3.25%) Mentoring
10 16 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (2.74%) DevOps
11 15 (2.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (2.57%) SOA
11 15 (2.57%) CRM
12 14 (2.40%) Service Delivery
13 12 (2.05%) Ethical Hacking
13 12 (2.05%) Data Management
14 11 (1.88%) Network Management
15 10 (1.71%) Information Security
15 10 (1.71%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (28.25%) SQL
2 63 (10.79%) JavaScript
3 51 (8.73%) C#
4 38 (6.51%) PowerShell
5 34 (5.82%) Objective-C
6 26 (4.45%) VB.NET
7 23 (3.94%) C++
8 14 (2.40%) VB
9 13 (2.23%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.71%) Java
11 9 (1.54%) VBScript
11 9 (1.54%) C
12 8 (1.37%) XAML
13 6 (1.03%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.51%) R
15 2 (0.34%) PHP
15 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.34%) VC++
15 2 (0.34%) Python
16 1 (0.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 168 (28.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (17.98%) MCSE
3 67 (11.47%) Degree
4 62 (10.62%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (10.10%) CCNA
5 59 (10.10%) MCP
6 57 (9.76%) MCITP
7 44 (7.53%) MCSA
8 28 (4.79%) MCTS
9 17 (2.91%) A+ Certification
10 14 (2.40%) CISSP
11 12 (2.05%) CEH
12 10 (1.71%) MCDST
12 10 (1.71%) CISM
13 9 (1.54%) Security Cleared
14 8 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.37%) ISEB
15 7 (1.20%) MCT
15 7 (1.20%) CCNP
15 7 (1.20%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (13.01%) SLA
2 15 (2.57%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.03%) QA
4 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 289 (49.49%) Active Directory
2 103 (17.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 60 (10.27%) XenApp
5 39 (6.68%) Terminal Services
6 26 (4.45%) XenDesktop
7 22 (3.77%) vSphere
8 16 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (2.05%) Terminal Server
10 9 (1.54%) XenServer
11 8 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (1.03%) UAG
13 6 (1.03%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.86%) Xen
14 5 (0.86%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.34%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (7.02%) Backup Exec
2 27 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 22 (3.77%) SCVMM
4 17 (2.91%) SCCM
5 10 (1.71%) SCOM
6 4 (0.68%) XenMobile
6 4 (0.68%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.68%) WSUS
7 3 (0.51%) DameWare
8 1 (0.17%) Nagios
8 1 (0.17%) WMI
8 1 (0.17%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 439 (75.17%) Microsoft
2 144 (24.66%) VMware
3 126 (21.58%) Cisco
4 101 (17.29%) Citrix
5 61 (10.45%) Symantec
6 50 (8.56%) HP
7 47 (8.05%) Oracle
8 46 (7.88%) Apple
9 28 (4.79%) Avaya
10 26 (4.45%) Veeam
11 18 (3.08%) Dell
12 17 (2.91%) SonicWALL
13 13 (2.23%) Sage
13 13 (2.23%) Draytek
14 12 (2.05%) Cognos
15 11 (1.88%) Sophos
15 11 (1.88%) Kaseya
16 10 (1.71%) Xamarin
16 10 (1.71%) Lotus
16 10 (1.71%) IBM
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £24500 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 5 days ago