The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 202 301 439
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +138
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 280 130 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 0.59% 0.026%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.39% 2.01% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 249 117 6
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -29.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -25.71%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6382 6476 6690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.29% 29.19% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5323 5594 5798
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +67 82 £30,500 -32.22% 7
Berkshire +33 64 £27,500 +12.24% 3
Kent +42 50 £40,500 +62.00% 1
Surrey -2 38 £28,000 -25.33% 4
Oxfordshire +21 17 £23,500 -16.81% 6
West Sussex -6 14 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £21,750 -37.85% 4
East Sussex -22 2 £35,000 +1.44%
Middlesex - 2 £35,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 525 (100.00%) Windows
2 359 (68.38%) Microsoft
3 301 (57.33%) Windows 7
4 260 (49.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 252 (48.00%) Active Directory
6 245 (46.67%) MS Exchange
7 194 (36.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 185 (35.24%) SQL Server
9 182 (34.67%) MS Excel
10 174 (33.14%) MS Office
11 168 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 151 (28.76%) Windows XP
13 147 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 140 (26.67%) SQL
15 131 (24.95%) VMware
16 128 (24.38%) Cisco
17 115 (21.90%) Firewall
18 111 (21.14%) Exchange Server 2010
19 107 (20.38%) DNS
19 107 (20.38%) MCSE
20 94 (17.90%) DHCP
21 88 (16.76%) TCP/IP
22 85 (16.19%) VPN
23 84 (16.00%) Citrix
24 83 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
25 76 (14.48%) ITIL
26 74 (14.10%) .NET
27 70 (13.33%) Degree
28 69 (13.14%) Apple
29 68 (12.95%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 245 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 111 (21.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (12.76%) SharePoint
4 66 (12.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 60 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 53 (10.10%) IIS
7 49 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 48 (9.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 35 (6.67%) Lync
10 33 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2000
11 26 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (4.19%) Tomcat
13 20 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (1.71%) IBM Notes
17 8 (1.52%) SAS
18 6 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
19 3 (0.57%) WordPress
20 2 (0.38%) Moodle
Applications
1 182 (34.67%) MS Excel
2 174 (33.14%) MS Office
3 7 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.57%) Agresso
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.38%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.90%) Office 365
2 26 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.71%) SaaS
4 7 (1.33%) IaaS
5 6 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.95%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (21.90%) Firewall
2 107 (20.38%) DNS
3 94 (17.90%) DHCP
4 88 (16.76%) TCP/IP
5 85 (16.19%) VPN
6 66 (12.57%) LAN
7 54 (10.29%) WAN
8 41 (7.81%) VoIP
9 37 (7.05%) SAN
10 31 (5.90%) Wi-Fi
11 22 (4.19%) Wireless
11 22 (4.19%) Network Security
12 19 (3.62%) FTP
13 18 (3.43%) DMZ
14 17 (3.24%) Internet
15 16 (3.05%) VLAN
16 15 (2.86%) iSCSI
16 15 (2.86%) Broadband
17 11 (2.10%) ISDN
17 11 (2.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (35.24%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (4.76%) MySQL
5 18 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.71%) MS Access
7 4 (0.76%) QlikView
7 4 (0.76%) Pentaho
8 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.38%) SQLite
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.90%) Xcode
4 9 (1.71%) Subversion
4 9 (1.71%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.14%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.14%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.38%) NUnit
7 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.19%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.19%) JMeter
7 1 (0.19%) WiX
7 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.19%) NuGet
7 1 (0.19%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
General
1 35 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 18 (3.43%) Finance
3 10 (1.90%) Legal
4 6 (1.14%) Marketing
5 5 (0.95%) Games
6 4 (0.76%) Banking
6 4 (0.76%) Law
7 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Retail
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Military
8 1 (0.19%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 128 (24.38%) Support Engineer
2 94 (17.90%) Analyst
3 81 (15.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 75 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 65 (12.38%) IT Support
6 49 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 44 (8.38%) Desktop Support
8 39 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 38 (7.24%) Developer
10 31 (5.90%) Team Leader
11 30 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
11 30 (5.71%) Field Engineer
12 29 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 26 (4.95%) .NET Developer
13 26 (4.95%) IT Support Engineer
14 25 (4.76%) Consultant
15 22 (4.19%) Technical Support
15 22 (4.19%) Help Desk Support
16 21 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
16 21 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.10%) .NET
2 54 (10.29%) HTML
3 43 (8.19%) ASP.NET
4 41 (7.81%) CSS
5 33 (6.29%) jQuery
6 29 (5.52%) Web Services
7 22 (4.19%) LAMP
8 20 (3.81%) WCF
9 17 (3.24%) XML
10 14 (2.67%) HTML5
11 12 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (2.29%) Cocoa Touch
11 12 (2.29%) Cocoa
12 9 (1.71%) SOAP
12 9 (1.71%) MFC
12 9 (1.71%) LINQ
13 8 (1.52%) COM
14 6 (1.14%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.62%) Blackberry
2 29 (5.52%) Clustering
3 22 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.81%) iPhone
6 17 (3.24%) iPad
7 16 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.48%) Kindle
9 10 (1.90%) Open Source
9 10 (1.90%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.90%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.71%) CESG
10 9 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.95%) NHS
12 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.76%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.57%) HP StorageWorks
13 3 (0.57%) AS400
13 3 (0.57%) Handset
14 2 (0.38%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 525 (100.00%) Windows
2 301 (57.33%) Windows 7
3 260 (49.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 194 (36.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 151 (28.76%) Windows XP
6 147 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (12.00%) Windows Vista
8 62 (11.81%) Linux
9 40 (7.62%) Mac OS X
9 40 (7.62%) Android
10 35 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
11 34 (6.48%) Apple iOS
12 26 (4.95%) Windows Phone
13 13 (2.48%) Mac OS
14 12 (2.29%) UNIX
15 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.38%) CentOS
16 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (14.48%) ITIL
2 42 (8.00%) MVC
3 41 (7.81%) Problem Management
4 25 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 15 (2.86%) Ethical Hacking
5 15 (2.86%) SOA
5 15 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 13 (2.48%) OO
6 13 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (2.48%) Project Planning
6 13 (2.48%) Time Management
6 13 (2.48%) Network Management
7 12 (2.29%) Risk Management
7 12 (2.29%) OOP
7 12 (2.29%) Project Management
8 11 (2.10%) UML
8 11 (2.10%) iOS Development
9 10 (1.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (1.90%) Workflow
9 10 (1.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 140 (26.67%) SQL
2 44 (8.38%) JavaScript
3 39 (7.43%) C#
4 31 (5.90%) Objective-C
5 25 (4.76%) C++
6 21 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 18 (3.43%) PowerShell
8 15 (2.86%) VB
9 14 (2.67%) C
10 11 (2.10%) Java
11 10 (1.90%) XAML
12 9 (1.71%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.14%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.95%) VBScript
15 4 (0.76%) PHP
16 3 (0.57%) R
17 2 (0.38%) VC++
17 2 (0.38%) Python
18 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 168 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (20.38%) MCSE
3 70 (13.33%) Degree
4 67 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (12.57%) MCITP
6 62 (11.81%) MCP
7 58 (11.05%) CCNA
8 40 (7.62%) MCSA
9 21 (4.00%) MCTS
10 19 (3.62%) CCNP
11 18 (3.43%) A+ Certification
12 15 (2.86%) CEH
13 14 (2.67%) MCDST
14 13 (2.48%) CISSP
15 9 (1.71%) CISM
16 8 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
17 7 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (1.33%) ISTQB
17 7 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
18 6 (1.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (12.95%) SLA
2 14 (2.67%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.52%) QA
4 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 252 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 83 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 41 (7.81%) XenApp
5 33 (6.29%) XenDesktop
6 29 (5.52%) vSphere
7 14 (2.67%) Terminal Services
7 14 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 11 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.71%) Xen
10 7 (1.33%) XenServer
11 6 (1.14%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.76%) UAG
13 4 (0.76%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.76%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.57%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (7.24%) Backup Exec
2 22 (4.19%) SCCM
3 11 (2.10%) WSUS
4 8 (1.52%) SCOM
5 7 (1.33%) DameWare
5 7 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.95%) XenMobile
6 5 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.38%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.38%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.19%) WMI
8 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 359 (68.38%) Microsoft
2 131 (24.95%) VMware
3 128 (24.38%) Cisco
4 84 (16.00%) Citrix
5 69 (13.14%) Apple
6 52 (9.90%) Symantec
7 48 (9.14%) HP
8 33 (6.29%) Avaya
9 26 (4.95%) Dell
9 26 (4.95%) Oracle
10 17 (3.24%) McAfee
11 12 (2.29%) Xamarin
12 11 (2.10%) Draytek
12 11 (2.10%) AppSense
12 11 (2.10%) Sage
13 10 (1.90%) Sophos
14 9 (1.71%) Remedy
14 9 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.71%) Lotus
14 9 (1.71%) IBM
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Car
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £220,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k depending on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £3500 on call + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 days ago
Banbury
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
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