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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 219 251 323
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +72
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 253 199 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.21% 0.89% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% 3.32% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 215 180 103
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
6008 6001 6309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 26.98% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5045 4935 5340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +28 74 £27,500 +1.85% 11
Surrey +40 51 £29,500 -21.33% 5
Berkshire +8 41 £25,000 - 3
Kent +27 39 £30,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex +7 19 £26,750 -2.72% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Oxfordshire -9 10 £24,500 -33.78% 4
East Sussex -25 2 £20,000 -29.82% 2
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 534 (100.00%) Windows
2 390 (73.03%) Microsoft
3 346 (64.79%) Windows 7
4 284 (53.18%) Active Directory
5 234 (43.82%) MS Exchange
6 219 (41.01%) MS Office
7 201 (37.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 186 (34.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 172 (32.21%) Windows XP
10 162 (30.34%) MS Excel
11 145 (27.15%) VMware
12 129 (24.16%) Firewall
12 129 (24.16%) Cisco
12 129 (24.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 126 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
14 122 (22.85%) SQL Server
15 118 (22.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 114 (21.35%) ITIL
17 113 (21.16%) Citrix
18 103 (19.29%) MCSE
19 101 (18.91%) TCP/IP
20 100 (18.73%) SQL
21 90 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
22 89 (16.67%) DNS
23 88 (16.48%) Hyper-V
24 87 (16.29%) CCNA
25 84 (15.73%) SLA
26 82 (15.36%) Exchange Server 2010
27 78 (14.61%) XenApp
28 70 (13.11%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 234 (43.82%) MS Exchange
2 82 (15.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (9.36%) SharePoint
4 49 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 47 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 45 (8.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 38 (7.12%) IIS
8 28 (5.24%) Lync
9 27 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (2.81%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (1.50%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (1.50%) Apache
12 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.56%) Node.js
14 2 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 219 (41.01%) MS Office
2 162 (30.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.93%) Office 365
2 27 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 129 (24.16%) Firewall
2 101 (18.91%) TCP/IP
3 89 (16.67%) DNS
4 70 (13.11%) DHCP
5 63 (11.80%) VPN
6 62 (11.61%) SAN
6 62 (11.61%) WAN
7 61 (11.42%) LAN
8 41 (7.68%) Internet
9 31 (5.81%) Wireless
10 28 (5.24%) VLAN
11 15 (2.81%) VoIP
11 15 (2.81%) SMTP
12 13 (2.43%) IMAP
13 12 (2.25%) DMZ
14 11 (2.06%) SSL
15 9 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (1.69%) NAS
16 8 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (22.85%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.18%) MSTest
3 17 (3.18%) NUnit
3 17 (3.18%) WiX
3 17 (3.18%) MSBuild
3 17 (3.18%) NuGet
3 17 (3.18%) Ranorex
4 13 (2.43%) ReSharper
5 7 (1.31%) JIRA
6 6 (1.12%) Fiddler
7 5 (0.94%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.75%) Selenium
8 4 (0.75%) LINQPad
9 3 (0.56%) Ant
10 2 (0.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.37%) JMeter
10 2 (0.37%) Xcode
10 2 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 35 (6.55%) Finance
2 10 (1.87%) Advertising
3 6 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (1.12%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.94%) Marketing
5 4 (0.75%) Banking
5 4 (0.75%) Retail
6 3 (0.56%) Avionics
6 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.56%) Military
7 2 (0.37%) Publishing
7 2 (0.37%) French Language
7 2 (0.37%) German Language
7 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.19%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (34.27%) Support Engineer
2 98 (18.35%) Analyst
3 88 (16.48%) 2nd Line Support
4 57 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 54 (10.11%) Technical Support
6 51 (9.55%) Support Analyst
7 49 (9.18%) Service Analyst
7 49 (9.18%) Service Desk Analyst
8 44 (8.24%) Developer
9 41 (7.68%) IT Support
10 35 (6.55%) Technical Support Engineer
10 35 (6.55%) Technical Engineer
11 29 (5.43%) 1st Line Support
12 28 (5.24%) Help Desk Support
13 26 (4.87%) Desktop Support
14 23 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (4.12%) .NET Developer
15 22 (4.12%) Senior Support Engineer
16 18 (3.37%) IT Support Engineer
17 17 (3.18%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.73%) HTML
2 61 (11.42%) CSS
3 58 (10.86%) .NET
4 36 (6.74%) ASP.NET
5 24 (4.49%) jQuery
6 20 (3.75%) WPF
6 20 (3.75%) X-Windows
7 19 (3.56%) AngularJS
8 18 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (3.18%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (2.43%) .NET Framework
11 13 (2.43%) XML
12 12 (2.25%) MAPI
13 8 (1.50%) Application Packaging
14 7 (1.31%) JSON
14 7 (1.31%) Ajax
15 6 (1.12%) WCF
15 6 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (0.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.67%) Blackberry
2 46 (8.61%) Thin Client
2 46 (8.61%) Fat Client
2 46 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.99%) iPhone
4 30 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.49%) Clustering
6 15 (2.81%) PDA
7 11 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.06%) iPad
8 10 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.31%) PMI
10 6 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.12%) Replication
10 6 (1.12%) Kindle
10 6 (1.12%) CMDB
11 5 (0.94%) Open Source
12 4 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 534 (100.00%) Windows
2 346 (64.79%) Windows 7
3 201 (37.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 186 (34.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 172 (32.21%) Windows XP
6 118 (22.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (10.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 52 (9.74%) Windows Vista
9 46 (8.61%) Android
10 45 (8.43%) Mac OS X
11 44 (8.24%) Linux
12 31 (5.81%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.69%) Mac OS
14 7 (1.31%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.75%) CentOS
15 4 (0.75%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.56%) UNIX
17 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (21.35%) ITIL
2 51 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (8.05%) Kalman Filter
4 41 (7.68%) Problem Management
5 37 (6.93%) MVC
6 30 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 27 (5.06%) CRM
8 26 (4.87%) Project Management
9 22 (4.12%) Mentoring
10 21 (3.93%) Change Management
11 20 (3.75%) TOGAF
11 20 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (3.37%) Workflow
12 18 (3.37%) Migration
13 17 (3.18%) DevOps
14 15 (2.81%) TDD
14 15 (2.81%) Scrum
15 12 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (2.06%) Service Management
17 8 (1.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 100 (18.73%) SQL
2 61 (11.42%) JavaScript
3 53 (9.93%) C#
4 38 (7.12%) PowerShell
5 19 (3.56%) VB.NET
5 19 (3.56%) T-SQL
6 15 (2.81%) Java
7 13 (2.43%) Objective-C
8 7 (1.31%) XAML
9 6 (1.12%) TypeScript
10 4 (0.75%) VB
11 3 (0.56%) VBScript
12 2 (0.37%) C
12 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.37%) Python
13 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (24.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (19.29%) MCSE
3 90 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (16.29%) CCNA
5 63 (11.80%) MCITP
6 35 (6.55%) Security Cleared
7 33 (6.18%) MCTS
8 32 (5.99%) SC Cleared
9 27 (5.06%) MCSA
9 27 (5.06%) MCP
10 21 (3.93%) DV Cleared
11 18 (3.37%) Degree
12 14 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.87%) A+ Certification
14 9 (1.69%) CCNP
15 8 (1.50%) HND
16 7 (1.31%) PMI Certification
17 6 (1.12%) MCDST
18 5 (0.94%) ISTQB
18 5 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (15.73%) SLA
2 14 (2.62%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) QA
4 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 284 (53.18%) Active Directory
2 126 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (16.48%) Hyper-V
4 78 (14.61%) XenApp
5 42 (7.87%) Terminal Services
6 16 (3.00%) vSphere
7 13 (2.43%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.31%) Firmware
9 7 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.94%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.75%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.75%) XenServer
13 3 (0.56%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.37%) pfSense
15 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry Internet Service
15 1 (0.19%) MDaemon
15 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 62 (11.61%) Backup Exec
2 49 (9.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 42 (7.87%) SCCM
4 18 (3.37%) SCVMM
5 15 (2.81%) SCOM
6 13 (2.43%) WSUS
7 6 (1.12%) DameWare
7 6 (1.12%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (0.94%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.56%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.19%) Nagios
12 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 390 (73.03%) Microsoft
2 145 (27.15%) VMware
3 129 (24.16%) Cisco
4 113 (21.16%) Citrix
5 69 (12.92%) Symantec
6 58 (10.86%) Apple
7 54 (10.11%) HP
8 44 (8.24%) Veeam
9 42 (7.87%) Avaya
10 24 (4.49%) Oracle
11 23 (4.31%) Dell
12 14 (2.62%) Remedy
12 14 (2.62%) LANDesk
12 14 (2.62%) Draytek
13 12 (2.25%) McAfee
13 12 (2.25%) CheckPoint
14 11 (2.06%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.69%) NetApp
16 7 (1.31%) EMC
17 6 (1.12%) Telerik
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b2m Solutions
Posted: 14 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum + Benefits +Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crowborough, East Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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