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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 173 234 254
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 351 271 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 1.27% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.97% 4.42% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 320 222 223
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,700 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
5875 6132 6337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.62% 28.83% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5139 5326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +24 90 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Hampshire +7 61 £26,500 -3.63% 8
Berkshire +15 44 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Buckinghamshire +48 38 £25,250 -8.18% 4
Kent -5 37 £33,500 +11.66% 1
West Sussex +1 35 £34,250 +26.85% 1
Oxfordshire +20 33 £31,500 +26.00% 5
East Sussex +26 5 £22,500 +32.35% 2
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 640 (100.00%) Windows
2 425 (66.41%) Windows 7
3 398 (62.19%) Active Directory
4 392 (61.25%) Microsoft
5 308 (48.13%) Windows Server
6 271 (42.34%) MS Office
7 269 (42.03%) MS Excel
8 266 (41.56%) MS Exchange
9 252 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 230 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 190 (29.69%) Windows XP
11 190 (29.69%) Windows 10
12 189 (29.53%) VMware
13 167 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 144 (22.50%) Citrix
15 128 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 124 (19.38%) Firewall
17 121 (18.91%) VMware Infrastructure
18 120 (18.75%) DNS
19 119 (18.59%) Exchange Server 2010
20 112 (17.50%) Hyper-V
21 107 (16.72%) Windows Server 2003
22 104 (16.25%) Office 365
23 103 (16.09%) ITIL
24 95 (14.84%) TCP/IP
25 94 (14.69%) SLA
26 93 (14.53%) SQL Server
27 90 (14.06%) Cisco
28 88 (13.75%) DHCP
29 73 (11.41%) MCSE

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
1 266 (41.56%) MS Exchange
2 128 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 119 (18.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 64 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 61 (9.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 37 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2000
7 32 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 27 (4.22%) Skype for Business
9 20 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (2.81%) IIS
11 13 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.47%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.31%) CMS
15 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 271 (42.34%) MS Office
2 269 (42.03%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 104 (16.25%) Office 365
2 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.94%) SaaS
5 4 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.47%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (19.38%) Firewall
2 120 (18.75%) DNS
3 95 (14.84%) TCP/IP
4 88 (13.75%) DHCP
5 69 (10.78%) SAN
6 40 (6.25%) VPN
7 36 (5.63%) WAN
8 29 (4.53%) VoIP
9 27 (4.22%) Internet
10 19 (2.97%) LAN
11 16 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (2.50%) Wireless
12 12 (1.88%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (1.88%) VLAN
13 11 (1.72%) SNMP
13 11 (1.72%) SSL
14 10 (1.56%) 3G
14 10 (1.56%) IP Telephony
14 10 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) MS Access
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (2.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.41%) Selenium
4 6 (0.94%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.78%) LINQPad
6 2 (0.31%) MSTest
6 2 (0.31%) NUnit
7 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.16%) MSI
General
1 41 (6.41%) Finance
2 31 (4.84%) Retail
3 20 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (2.50%) Legal
5 12 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.56%) Electronics
7 7 (1.09%) Marketing
8 5 (0.78%) Back Office
8 5 (0.78%) German Language
9 3 (0.47%) French Language
9 3 (0.47%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.47%) Publishing
9 3 (0.47%) Russian Language
9 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.31%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 203 (31.72%) Support Engineer
2 177 (27.66%) Analyst
3 143 (22.34%) IT Support
4 111 (17.34%) Support Analyst
5 103 (16.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 86 (13.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 81 (12.66%) Desktop Support
8 75 (11.72%) IT Engineer
9 73 (11.41%) 1st Line Support
10 68 (10.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 66 (10.31%) IT Support Engineer
12 64 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 64 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
13 61 (9.53%) Server Engineer
13 61 (9.53%) Service Analyst
13 61 (9.53%) Service Desk Analyst
14 55 (8.59%) Infrastructure Support
15 53 (8.28%) Server Support
16 51 (7.97%) Desktop Engineer
16 51 (7.97%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.66%) .NET
2 38 (5.94%) ASP.NET
3 36 (5.63%) jQuery
4 35 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (5.00%) HTML
6 29 (4.53%) CSS
7 13 (2.03%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (1.25%) Middleware
9 7 (1.09%) Web Services
9 7 (1.09%) XML
10 5 (0.78%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (0.78%) WCF
10 5 (0.78%) XMPP
11 3 (0.47%) SOAP
12 2 (0.31%) WinForms
12 2 (0.31%) X-Windows
13 1 (0.16%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.69%) Driving Licence
2 45 (7.03%) Blackberry
3 28 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.19%) FMCG
6 13 (2.03%) Clustering
7 12 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.88%) iPhone
7 12 (1.88%) Replication
8 10 (1.56%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.09%) Biotechnology
10 6 (0.94%) Handset
10 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.78%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.63%) Chip and PIN
12 4 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.63%) EPoS
12 4 (0.63%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 640 (100.00%) Windows
2 425 (66.41%) Windows 7
3 308 (48.13%) Windows Server
4 252 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 230 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 190 (29.69%) Windows 10
6 190 (29.69%) Windows XP
7 107 (16.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 70 (10.94%) Mac OS X
9 65 (10.16%) Android
10 57 (8.91%) Apple iOS
11 52 (8.13%) Linux
12 42 (6.56%) Windows 2000 Server
13 36 (5.63%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.72%) Solaris
15 6 (0.94%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.78%) Fedora
16 5 (0.78%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.78%) Windows Phone 8
17 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (16.09%) ITIL
2 65 (10.16%) Mentoring
3 36 (5.63%) Problem Management
4 35 (5.47%) MVC
5 26 (4.06%) Migration
6 24 (3.75%) Service Delivery
7 21 (3.28%) Android Development
7 21 (3.28%) iOS Development
7 21 (3.28%) Web Development
8 20 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (2.81%) Service Management
10 14 (2.19%) TDD
11 13 (2.03%) MVVM
12 12 (1.88%) CRM
12 12 (1.88%) Scrum
13 11 (1.72%) Asset Management
13 11 (1.72%) Logistics
13 11 (1.72%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (1.72%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (8.28%) SQL
2 43 (6.72%) C#
3 42 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 23 (3.59%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.41%) C++
5 9 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.25%) VBScript
7 5 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.47%) Perl
9 2 (0.31%) Java
10 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.16%) VB
10 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 167 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (11.41%) MCSE
3 62 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (8.91%) CCNA
5 44 (6.88%) Degree
5 44 (6.88%) MCITP
6 38 (5.94%) MCP
7 27 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (3.75%) MCSA
9 23 (3.59%) Security Cleared
10 19 (2.97%) MCDST
11 18 (2.81%) SC Cleared
12 17 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.88%) A+ Certification
14 8 (1.25%) HND
15 6 (0.94%) MCTS
16 5 (0.78%) Dell Certification
16 5 (0.78%) MOS
17 4 (0.63%) CISSP
17 4 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (14.69%) SLA
2 12 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.63%) RMADS
5 3 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 398 (62.19%) Active Directory
2 121 (18.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (17.50%) Hyper-V
4 40 (6.25%) vSphere
5 28 (4.38%) XenDesktop
6 25 (3.91%) XenApp
7 23 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 14 (2.19%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (1.72%) DFS Replication
10 11 (1.72%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (1.09%) ISA Server
11 7 (1.09%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.09%) vCloud
12 6 (0.94%) XenServer
13 5 (0.78%) Squid
14 4 (0.63%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (7.03%) SCCM
2 44 (6.88%) Backup Exec
3 19 (2.97%) McAfee ePO
4 18 (2.81%) SCOM
5 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 15 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (1.88%) WSUS
7 11 (1.72%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.78%) SCSM
9 4 (0.63%) Puppet
9 4 (0.63%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.47%) Simpana
11 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.16%) DameWare
11 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.16%) vRealize
11 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 392 (61.25%) Microsoft
2 189 (29.53%) VMware
3 144 (22.50%) Citrix
4 90 (14.06%) Cisco
5 60 (9.38%) Apple
6 43 (6.72%) Avaya
7 33 (5.16%) HP
8 30 (4.69%) IBM
9 27 (4.22%) Dell
9 27 (4.22%) Symantec
10 22 (3.44%) Intel Security
11 18 (2.81%) Veeam
12 14 (2.19%) Oracle
13 13 (2.03%) SonicWALL
13 13 (2.03%) WatchGuard
14 11 (1.72%) Google
15 10 (1.56%) Remedy
16 8 (1.25%) Juniper
16 8 (1.25%) SAP
16 8 (1.25%) Sophos
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £36000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Landesk Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Aylesbury
Prospectus
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Woking
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago