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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 205 314 -
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 288 116 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.27% 0.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.42% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 251 103 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.11% -2.85%
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
6509 6140 6838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.77% 28.60% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5358 5319 5950
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +68 83 £31,349 -30.33% 8
Berkshire +35 71 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Surrey +8 50 £28,000 -25.33% 8
Kent +20 32 £41,750 +70.40% 1
Oxfordshire +23 22 £26,000 +20.93% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 17 £18,000 -48.75% 3
West Sussex -14 11 £25,000 -41.17%
Middlesex - 3 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 540 (100.00%) Windows
2 384 (71.11%) Microsoft
3 317 (58.70%) Windows 7
4 264 (48.89%) Active Directory
5 258 (47.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 249 (46.11%) MS Exchange
7 194 (35.93%) MS Office
8 193 (35.74%) SQL Server
9 185 (34.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 175 (32.41%) MS Excel
11 164 (30.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 163 (30.19%) Windows XP
13 161 (29.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 154 (28.52%) SQL
15 128 (23.70%) VMware
16 122 (22.59%) Firewall
17 119 (22.04%) Cisco
18 118 (21.85%) DNS
19 110 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
20 102 (18.89%) MCSE
21 93 (17.22%) DHCP
22 90 (16.67%) TCP/IP
23 87 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
24 80 (14.81%) Citrix
25 79 (14.63%) VPN
26 78 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2013
27 75 (13.89%) .NET
28 73 (13.52%) SharePoint
29 71 (13.15%) Exchange Server 2007
30 68 (12.59%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 249 (46.11%) MS Exchange
2 110 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 73 (13.52%) SharePoint
5 71 (13.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 66 (12.22%) IIS
7 48 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 38 (7.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
10 25 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (4.26%) Lync
11 23 (4.26%) Tomcat
12 20 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (1.67%) IBM Notes
14 9 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
17 5 (0.93%) SAS
18 3 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 194 (35.93%) MS Office
2 175 (32.41%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.56%) Agresso
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.07%) Office 365
2 37 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.85%) SaaS
4 8 (1.48%) IaaS
5 4 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 122 (22.59%) Firewall
2 118 (21.85%) DNS
3 93 (17.22%) DHCP
4 90 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 79 (14.63%) VPN
6 60 (11.11%) LAN
7 53 (9.81%) WAN
8 41 (7.59%) SAN
9 37 (6.85%) VoIP
10 29 (5.37%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (4.26%) Internet
11 23 (4.26%) Network Security
12 21 (3.89%) FTP
13 18 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (2.96%) iSCSI
14 16 (2.96%) DMZ
15 15 (2.78%) Broadband
16 13 (2.41%) Wireless
16 13 (2.41%) VLAN
17 11 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (35.74%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (5.37%) MySQL
5 17 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.85%) MS Access
8 4 (0.74%) QlikView
8 4 (0.74%) Pentaho
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.56%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 25 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.67%) SoapUI
3 9 (1.67%) WiX
3 9 (1.67%) MSBuild
3 9 (1.67%) NUnit
3 9 (1.67%) Subversion
4 8 (1.48%) NuGet
4 8 (1.48%) Ranorex
4 8 (1.48%) MSTest
4 8 (1.48%) Xcode
5 6 (1.11%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.11%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.56%) Ant
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
General
1 32 (5.93%) Telecoms
2 26 (4.81%) Finance
3 9 (1.67%) Legal
4 6 (1.11%) Games
5 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.74%) Banking
5 4 (0.74%) Marketing
6 3 (0.56%) Law
7 2 (0.37%) Retail
7 2 (0.37%) Automotive
7 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.19%) Front Office
8 1 (0.19%) Military
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 132 (24.44%) Support Engineer
2 105 (19.44%) Analyst
3 90 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 83 (15.37%) Support Analyst
5 77 (14.26%) IT Support
6 45 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 41 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
8 40 (7.41%) Developer
8 40 (7.41%) Desktop Support
9 34 (6.30%) 1st Line Support
10 33 (6.11%) IT Support Engineer
11 31 (5.74%) Team Leader
12 29 (5.37%) .NET Developer
12 29 (5.37%) Technical Support
13 25 (4.63%) Service Analyst
14 24 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
15 23 (4.26%) VB.NET Developer
15 23 (4.26%) Administrator
16 20 (3.70%) Field Engineer
16 20 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (13.89%) .NET
2 66 (12.22%) HTML
3 53 (9.81%) CSS
4 47 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 37 (6.85%) jQuery
6 27 (5.00%) Web Services
7 23 (4.26%) LAMP
8 19 (3.52%) WCF
9 17 (3.15%) XML
10 16 (2.96%) HTML5
11 11 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (1.85%) Cocoa Touch
12 10 (1.85%) Cocoa
13 9 (1.67%) SOAP
13 9 (1.67%) MFC
13 9 (1.67%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.67%) LINQ
13 9 (1.67%) X-Windows
14 7 (1.30%) COM
15 6 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.81%) Blackberry
2 33 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.93%) Clustering
4 22 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.15%) iPhone
6 14 (2.59%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.59%) iPad
6 14 (2.59%) Kindle
6 14 (2.59%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.04%) Open Source
9 10 (1.85%) CESG
10 9 (1.67%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.93%) EPoS
11 5 (0.93%) NHS
12 4 (0.74%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.74%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.56%) Life Science
13 3 (0.56%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 540 (100.00%) Windows
2 317 (58.70%) Windows 7
3 258 (47.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 185 (34.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 163 (30.19%) Windows XP
6 161 (29.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (11.85%) Linux
7 64 (11.85%) Windows Vista
8 38 (7.04%) Android
9 35 (6.48%) Apple iOS
10 33 (6.11%) Mac OS X
11 29 (5.37%) Windows 2000 Server
12 23 (4.26%) Windows Phone
13 15 (2.78%) UNIX
14 11 (2.04%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.19%) Debian
17 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (12.59%) ITIL
2 43 (7.96%) MVC
3 31 (5.74%) Problem Management
4 24 (4.44%) Software Engineering
5 19 (3.52%) Workflow
5 19 (3.52%) Project Management
5 19 (3.52%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (2.78%) SOA
7 14 (2.59%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (2.22%) Service Delivery
8 12 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (2.22%) Network Management
9 11 (2.04%) UML
9 11 (2.04%) OO
10 10 (1.85%) OOP
10 10 (1.85%) Risk Management
10 10 (1.85%) Information Security
10 10 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (1.85%) Multithreading
10 10 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (28.52%) SQL
2 55 (10.19%) JavaScript
3 46 (8.52%) C#
4 33 (6.11%) Objective-C
5 29 (5.37%) PowerShell
6 25 (4.63%) VB.NET
7 24 (4.44%) C++
8 13 (2.41%) VB
9 11 (2.04%) C
10 10 (1.85%) Java
10 10 (1.85%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.48%) XAML
12 7 (1.30%) VBScript
13 6 (1.11%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.56%) PHP
14 3 (0.56%) R
15 2 (0.37%) VC++
15 2 (0.37%) Python
15 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 164 (30.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (18.89%) MCSE
3 67 (12.41%) Degree
4 61 (11.30%) MCP
5 59 (10.93%) MCITP
6 53 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (8.33%) CCNA
8 44 (8.15%) MCSA
9 26 (4.81%) MCTS
10 19 (3.52%) A+ Certification
11 14 (2.59%) CISSP
11 14 (2.59%) CEH
12 13 (2.41%) CCNP
13 11 (2.04%) MCDST
14 10 (1.85%) CISM
15 7 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.30%) ISTQB
16 6 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
16 6 (1.11%) ISEB
16 6 (1.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (12.59%) SLA
2 15 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.11%) QA
4 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 264 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 87 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 42 (7.78%) XenApp
5 27 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 24 (4.44%) vSphere
7 20 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 15 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 14 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.85%) Terminal Server
11 7 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.30%) XenServer
12 6 (1.11%) Xen
13 5 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.93%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.74%) UAG
14 4 (0.74%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 14 (2.59%) SCCM
3 12 (2.22%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.11%) WSUS
6 5 (0.93%) SCOM
6 5 (0.93%) DameWare
7 3 (0.56%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.37%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.19%) WMI
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 384 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 128 (23.70%) VMware
3 119 (22.04%) Cisco
4 80 (14.81%) Citrix
5 58 (10.74%) Apple
6 50 (9.26%) Symantec
7 46 (8.52%) HP
8 38 (7.04%) Oracle
9 25 (4.63%) Avaya
10 19 (3.52%) Dell
11 12 (2.22%) Draytek
11 12 (2.22%) Veeam
12 11 (2.04%) Sage
13 10 (1.85%) IBM
13 10 (1.85%) SonicWALL
13 10 (1.85%) Sophos
13 10 (1.85%) Cognos
13 10 (1.85%) Xamarin
14 9 (1.67%) Lotus
15 8 (1.48%) Remedy
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 Per Annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 per annum + MS Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
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Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 to £60,000 + Bonus
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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