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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
England / South East
Rank 230 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 167 290 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 1.49% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 5.14% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 159 271 242
Median salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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
4120 5645 6155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.03% 28.98% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3518 4891 5044
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,772 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -9 53 £25,250 -9.82% 11
Berkshire +71 41 £26,000 -21.21%
Hampshire -7 28 £26,500 -25.35% 3
Buckinghamshire +31 21 £23,750 -32.14% 8
West Sussex +3 9 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Oxfordshire -3 4 £26,000 +2.97% 1
Kent -22 4 £25,000 -41.17% 1
East Sussex +8 1 £45,000 +143.24% 5
Middlesex 0 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 415 (100.00%) Windows
2 306 (73.73%) Windows 7
3 265 (63.86%) Active Directory
4 253 (60.96%) Microsoft
5 210 (50.60%) Windows 10
6 176 (42.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 170 (40.96%) Windows Server
8 156 (37.59%) MS Excel
8 156 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 153 (36.87%) MS Exchange
10 148 (35.66%) VMware
11 145 (34.94%) MS Office
12 118 (28.43%) Office 365
13 96 (23.13%) Windows XP
14 93 (22.41%) Firewall
14 93 (22.41%) Hyper-V
15 86 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 75 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
17 67 (16.14%) SLA
17 67 (16.14%) Cisco
18 61 (14.70%) TCP/IP
19 58 (13.98%) ITIL
20 55 (13.25%) LAN
21 53 (12.77%) WAN
22 51 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
23 47 (11.33%) DNS
24 45 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
25 44 (10.60%) Citrix
26 42 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
26 42 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2007

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
1 153 (36.87%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 42 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 42 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (4.34%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.86%) IIS
6 16 (3.86%) Skype for Business
7 12 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.93%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 156 (37.59%) MS Excel
2 145 (34.94%) MS Office
3 6 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.72%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 118 (28.43%) Office 365
2 51 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) SaaS
4 4 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.48%) G Suite
6 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 93 (22.41%) Firewall
2 61 (14.70%) TCP/IP
3 55 (13.25%) LAN
4 53 (12.77%) WAN
5 47 (11.33%) DNS
6 31 (7.47%) VPN
7 28 (6.75%) DHCP
8 25 (6.02%) VoIP
9 21 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
10 20 (4.82%) VLAN
11 16 (3.86%) Internet
12 12 (2.89%) Skype
13 8 (1.93%) SAN
14 7 (1.69%) Network Security
14 7 (1.69%) Wireless
15 6 (1.45%) SSL
15 6 (1.45%) WLAN
16 5 (1.20%) MPLS
16 5 (1.20%) SMTP
17 4 (0.96%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.20%) MySQL
6 3 (0.72%) Big Data
6 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.93%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.45%) MSTest
3 6 (1.45%) NUnit
4 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.20%) Selenium
5 3 (0.72%) LINQPad
5 3 (0.72%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.24%) MSI
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 30 (7.23%) Finance
2 25 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.89%) Back Office
4 10 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (2.41%) Retail
5 8 (1.93%) Banking
6 6 (1.45%) Electronics
6 6 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.96%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (39.76%) Support Engineer
2 119 (28.67%) IT Support
3 97 (23.37%) Analyst
4 81 (19.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 78 (18.80%) IT Engineer
6 71 (17.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 71 (17.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 64 (15.42%) Desktop Support
8 61 (14.70%) Desktop Engineer
9 59 (14.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 59 (14.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 57 (13.73%) Support Analyst
11 49 (11.81%) IT Analyst
12 47 (11.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 47 (11.33%) Service Analyst
13 46 (11.08%) 1st Line Support
14 44 (10.60%) Service Desk Analyst
15 43 (10.36%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
16 35 (8.43%) IT Support Analyst
17 33 (7.95%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.92%) .NET
2 35 (8.43%) ASP.NET
3 30 (7.23%) HTML
4 23 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (5.54%) jQuery
5 17 (4.10%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 14 (3.37%) CSS
7 13 (3.13%) XML
8 12 (2.89%) SOAP
9 11 (2.65%) WCF
10 6 (1.45%) WinForms
11 5 (1.20%) Web Services
12 4 (0.96%) HTML5
13 3 (0.72%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (0.48%) Velocity
15 1 (0.24%) Apache Cordova
15 1 (0.24%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.71%) Blackberry
2 26 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.02%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.37%) iPhone
5 12 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.89%) iPad
6 7 (1.69%) Clustering
6 7 (1.69%) Physics
6 7 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.45%) EPoS
8 5 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.96%) FMCG
9 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.72%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.72%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 415 (100.00%) Windows
2 306 (73.73%) Windows 7
3 210 (50.60%) Windows 10
4 176 (42.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 170 (40.96%) Windows Server
6 156 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 96 (23.13%) Windows XP
8 32 (7.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (6.27%) Linux
10 18 (4.34%) Windows Vista
11 17 (4.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 15 (3.61%) Mac OS
13 13 (3.13%) Mac OS X
14 10 (2.41%) Android
14 10 (2.41%) CentOS
15 9 (2.17%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.69%) Solaris
17 5 (1.20%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.96%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (13.98%) ITIL
2 24 (5.78%) MVC
3 20 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (4.82%) Migration
4 18 (4.34%) CRM
4 18 (4.34%) Scrum
5 17 (4.10%) Mentoring
5 17 (4.10%) MVVM
5 17 (4.10%) Service Management
5 17 (4.10%) TDD
6 15 (3.61%) ITSM
7 13 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 10 (2.41%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.17%) UML
10 8 (1.93%) Configuration Management
11 7 (1.69%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (1.69%) Performance Management
11 7 (1.69%) Project Management
11 7 (1.69%) Security Patching
11 7 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (9.64%) SQL
2 35 (8.43%) C#
3 28 (6.75%) JavaScript
4 21 (5.06%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.65%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.20%) Groovy
6 5 (1.20%) Java
6 5 (1.20%) Python
6 5 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.24%) Perl
8 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (9.64%) MCSE
3 38 (9.16%) MCSA
4 36 (8.67%) Degree
4 36 (8.67%) MCP
5 27 (6.51%) MCITP
6 22 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (4.58%) CCNA
8 14 (3.37%) Security Cleared
9 13 (3.13%) SC Cleared
10 12 (2.89%) HND
11 8 (1.93%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.93%) MCTS
12 6 (1.45%) DBS Check
13 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.20%) MCDST
14 4 (0.96%) GNVQ
14 4 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.72%) CCIE
15 3 (0.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (16.14%) SLA
2 8 (1.93%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 265 (63.86%) Active Directory
2 93 (22.41%) Hyper-V
3 86 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (3.37%) vSphere
5 9 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.93%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (1.69%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 7 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.20%) XenServer
10 4 (0.96%) Firmware
10 4 (0.96%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.72%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.48%) XenApp
13 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.24%) NDS
Systems Management
1 22 (5.30%) SCCM
2 16 (3.86%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.96%) SCOM
6 2 (0.48%) DameWare
6 2 (0.48%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.48%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.24%) Nagios
7 1 (0.24%) Simpana
7 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.24%) WMI
7 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 253 (60.96%) Microsoft
2 148 (35.66%) VMware
3 67 (16.14%) Cisco
4 44 (10.60%) Citrix
5 36 (8.67%) Apple
6 21 (5.06%) Avaya
7 18 (4.34%) Dell
8 16 (3.86%) HP
9 12 (2.89%) Symantec
10 9 (2.17%) Wyse
11 8 (1.93%) Lotus
12 7 (1.69%) IBM
12 7 (1.69%) SonicWALL
13 6 (1.45%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.20%) Google
14 5 (1.20%) Oracle
14 5 (1.20%) Sophos
15 4 (0.96%) Intel Security
15 4 (0.96%) Nokia
15 4 (0.96%) Remedy
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + FULL MS training
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum plus excellent benefit package and holiday all
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £22,500 - £29,795 plus £1,000 location allowance plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago