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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 230 304 -
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 244 137 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.01% 0.61% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.76% 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 228 122 0
Average salary £27,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6487 6488 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5420 5480 6264
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +40 60 £27,500 -38.88% 5
Berkshire -12 40 £25,000 -33.33% 9
West Sussex +24 38 £26,250 -38.23% 4
Kent -2 31 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Oxfordshire +9 29 £37,000 +9.62% 3
Surrey +8 29 £27,500 -5.17% 4
East Sussex -13 7 £28,500 -20.83%
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £30,000 +26.31%
Middlesex +4 2 £35,500 +12.69%
Thames Valley - 2 £53,750 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 390 (100.00%) Windows
2 244 (62.56%) Microsoft
3 210 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 200 (51.28%) Active Directory
5 181 (46.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 168 (43.08%) MS Exchange
7 141 (36.15%) MS Excel
8 135 (34.62%) Windows XP
9 131 (33.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 114 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 111 (28.46%) MS Office
12 110 (28.21%) SQL Server
13 106 (27.18%) VMware
14 104 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 93 (23.85%) Cisco
16 90 (23.08%) Firewall
17 88 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
18 87 (22.31%) DNS
18 87 (22.31%) SQL
19 77 (19.74%) DHCP
20 76 (19.49%) MCSE
21 74 (18.97%) VPN
21 74 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
22 69 (17.69%) ITIL
23 67 (17.18%) Hyper-V
24 65 (16.67%) TCP/IP
25 62 (15.90%) Android
26 60 (15.38%) Degree
26 60 (15.38%) .NET
27 59 (15.13%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 168 (43.08%) MS Exchange
2 88 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (12.05%) SharePoint
4 46 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (10.77%) Lync
6 40 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 39 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 36 (9.23%) IIS
9 35 (8.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (3.59%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
12 12 (3.08%) SAS
13 8 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (1.54%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.77%) CMS
15 3 (0.77%) WordPress
16 2 (0.51%) Drupal
17 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 141 (36.15%) MS Excel
2 111 (28.46%) MS Office
3 7 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.23%) Office 365
2 16 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.28%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (23.08%) Firewall
2 87 (22.31%) DNS
3 77 (19.74%) DHCP
4 74 (18.97%) VPN
5 65 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 59 (15.13%) LAN
7 50 (12.82%) WAN
8 44 (11.28%) VoIP
9 39 (10.00%) SAN
10 31 (7.95%) Wireless
11 26 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
12 22 (5.64%) VLAN
13 19 (4.87%) Internet
13 19 (4.87%) iSCSI
14 14 (3.59%) SSL
15 13 (3.33%) PBX
16 11 (2.82%) Unified Communications
17 10 (2.56%) FTP
17 10 (2.56%) HTTP
17 10 (2.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.77%) MySQL
6 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.51%) SQLite
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.26%) OLTP
8 1 (0.26%) OLAP
8 1 (0.26%) QlikView
8 1 (0.26%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.56%) Fiddler
2 10 (2.56%) ReSharper
2 10 (2.56%) Xcode
3 9 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.03%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.03%) Subversion
5 2 (0.51%) MSI
6 1 (0.26%) NUnit
General
1 31 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 29 (7.44%) Finance
3 5 (1.28%) Legal
4 4 (1.03%) Marketing
4 4 (1.03%) Retail
5 3 (0.77%) Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Automotive
7 1 (0.26%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Military
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.26%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 116 (29.74%) Support Engineer
2 62 (15.90%) IT Support
3 55 (14.10%) Analyst
4 44 (11.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 35 (8.97%) Support Analyst
6 33 (8.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (7.69%) Field Engineer
7 30 (7.69%) Developer
8 29 (7.44%) Systems Engineer
9 26 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
10 25 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (5.38%) Support Technician
12 21 (5.38%) Consultant
13 20 (5.13%) Service Analyst
13 20 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
14 19 (4.87%) IT Support Technician
15 17 (4.36%) Systems Support
15 17 (4.36%) Architect
15 17 (4.36%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.38%) .NET
2 42 (10.77%) HTML
3 34 (8.72%) CSS
4 27 (6.92%) ASP.NET
5 21 (5.38%) jQuery
6 17 (4.36%) XML
7 15 (3.85%) Web Services
8 14 (3.59%) WCF
8 14 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.08%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.82%) Cocoa
10 11 (2.82%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (2.56%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (2.05%) HTML5
13 7 (1.79%) COM
13 7 (1.79%) Ajax
13 7 (1.79%) JSON
14 6 (1.54%) XSLT
15 4 (1.03%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 28 (7.18%) iPhone
3 21 (5.38%) iPad
4 14 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.56%) Clustering
8 7 (1.79%) Chip and PIN
8 7 (1.79%) Open Source
9 6 (1.54%) Handset
10 5 (1.28%) PKI
11 4 (1.03%) HP StorageWorks
11 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.77%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.77%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.51%) SystemC
13 2 (0.51%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.51%) PDA
13 2 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 390 (100.00%) Windows
2 210 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 181 (46.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 135 (34.62%) Windows XP
5 131 (33.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 114 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (15.90%) Android
8 44 (11.28%) Windows Vista
9 36 (9.23%) Linux
10 32 (8.21%) Windows Phone
11 31 (7.95%) Apple iOS
12 28 (7.18%) Mac OS X
13 14 (3.59%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (3.59%) Mac OS
14 9 (2.31%) UNIX
15 8 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (2.05%) CentOS
16 6 (1.54%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (17.69%) ITIL
2 28 (7.18%) MVC
3 26 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 18 (4.62%) Service Delivery
5 17 (4.36%) iOS Development
5 17 (4.36%) Project Planning
6 15 (3.85%) Android Development
6 15 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (3.59%) Load Balancing
7 14 (3.59%) OO
7 14 (3.59%) SOA
8 11 (2.82%) Migration
8 11 (2.82%) Integration Testing
8 11 (2.82%) Network Management
9 10 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (2.56%) Network Design
9 10 (2.56%) OOP
10 9 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (2.31%) CRM
11 8 (2.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (22.31%) SQL
2 32 (8.21%) C#
2 32 (8.21%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 19 (4.87%) C++
5 18 (4.62%) Objective-C
6 14 (3.59%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.33%) Java
8 12 (3.08%) VB
9 11 (2.82%) C
10 10 (2.56%) TypeScript
10 10 (2.56%) XAML
11 6 (1.54%) VBScript
12 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.51%) PHP
13 2 (0.51%) VC++
14 1 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 104 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (19.49%) MCSE
3 60 (15.38%) Degree
4 58 (14.87%) MCITP
5 57 (14.62%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (13.33%) MCP
7 45 (11.54%) CCNA
8 31 (7.95%) MCSA
9 20 (5.13%) CCNP
10 16 (4.10%) MCTS
11 10 (2.56%) MCDST
12 7 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (1.79%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.79%) CEH
12 7 (1.79%) GNVQ
12 7 (1.79%) ACSP
13 6 (1.54%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.54%) ISTQB
13 6 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.77%) SLA
2 9 (2.31%) QA
3 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 200 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 74 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (17.18%) Hyper-V
4 30 (7.69%) XenApp
5 27 (6.92%) vSphere
6 23 (5.90%) XenDesktop
7 16 (4.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (2.56%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.05%) XenServer
9 8 (2.05%) Xen
10 7 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.79%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.03%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.26%) UAG
13 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 45 (11.54%) Backup Exec
2 32 (8.21%) SCCM
3 20 (5.13%) WSUS
4 11 (2.82%) SCOM
4 11 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.03%) DameWare
6 3 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.51%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 244 (62.56%) Microsoft
2 106 (27.18%) VMware
3 93 (23.85%) Cisco
4 58 (14.87%) Citrix
5 55 (14.10%) Apple
6 52 (13.33%) HP
7 50 (12.82%) Symantec
8 35 (8.97%) Dell
9 22 (5.64%) Avaya
10 19 (4.87%) McAfee
11 14 (3.59%) Fujitsu
12 9 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (2.31%) Sage
12 9 (2.31%) Acronis
13 8 (2.05%) Draytek
13 8 (2.05%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.05%) NetApp
13 8 (2.05%) Toshiba
13 8 (2.05%) Sophos
14 7 (1.79%) Juniper
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £400 - £450 Per Day Troubleshooting, Escalation, Windows 7,
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
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