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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 167 215 241
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 357 280 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.94% 1.36% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% 4.65% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 315 233 241
Median salary £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
5593 6018 6211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 29.20% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4833 5051 5253
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 £23,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 25 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 25 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 +41 93 £28,000 -22.22% 7
Hampshire +22 68 £26,500 - 11
Berkshire -2 44 £30,000 +11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire +48 39 £28,500 +3.63% 2
Oxfordshire +13 37 £31,500 +26.00% 3
West Sussex +2 37 £40,000 +48.14%
Kent -18 26 £32,000 +6.66%
East Sussex +21 5 £27,250 +60.29% 3
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 643 (100.00%) Windows
2 437 (67.96%) Windows 7
3 396 (61.59%) Microsoft
4 393 (61.12%) Active Directory
5 303 (47.12%) Windows Server
6 280 (43.55%) MS Excel
7 260 (40.44%) MS Office
8 259 (40.28%) MS Exchange
9 245 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 245 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 211 (32.81%) VMware
11 202 (31.42%) Windows 10
12 172 (26.75%) Windows XP
13 168 (26.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 144 (22.40%) Citrix
15 130 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 125 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
17 123 (19.13%) Hyper-V
18 115 (17.88%) DNS
18 115 (17.88%) Firewall
18 115 (17.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 104 (16.17%) Office 365
20 101 (15.71%) SQL Server
21 97 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
22 95 (14.77%) ITIL
23 91 (14.15%) SLA
23 91 (14.15%) Cisco
24 86 (13.37%) DHCP
25 79 (12.29%) TCP/IP
26 72 (11.20%) 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
1 259 (40.28%) MS Exchange
2 125 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 115 (17.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 59 (9.18%) SharePoint
5 33 (5.13%) Skype for Business
6 31 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2000
7 25 (3.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 22 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (3.42%) IIS
9 11 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.31%) CMS
12 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 280 (43.55%) MS Excel
2 260 (40.44%) MS Office
3 8 (1.24%) MS Project
4 5 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) 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 (16.17%) Office 365
2 13 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.93%) SaaS
5 3 (0.47%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 115 (17.88%) DNS
1 115 (17.88%) Firewall
2 86 (13.37%) DHCP
3 79 (12.29%) TCP/IP
4 72 (11.20%) SAN
5 39 (6.07%) VPN
6 38 (5.91%) WAN
7 25 (3.89%) Internet
8 23 (3.58%) VoIP
9 21 (3.27%) LAN
10 18 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (2.18%) Wireless
12 12 (1.87%) VLAN
13 11 (1.71%) SNMP
14 10 (1.56%) IP Telephony
15 9 (1.40%) MPLS
15 9 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (1.40%) Skype
15 9 (1.40%) SSL
16 8 (1.24%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.31%) MS Access
9 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (3.27%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.24%) Selenium
4 7 (1.09%) ReSharper
5 6 (0.93%) LINQPad
5 6 (0.93%) MSTest
5 6 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.16%) MSI
General
1 50 (7.78%) Finance
2 35 (5.44%) Retail
3 23 (3.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 18 (2.80%) Legal
5 12 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.56%) Electronics
8 7 (1.09%) Marketing
9 6 (0.93%) German Language
10 4 (0.62%) French Language
10 4 (0.62%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.47%) Back Office
11 3 (0.47%) Billing
11 3 (0.47%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.47%) Publishing
11 3 (0.47%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.31%) Games
12 2 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 199 (30.95%) Support Engineer
2 170 (26.44%) Analyst
3 136 (21.15%) IT Support
4 105 (16.33%) Support Analyst
5 99 (15.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 89 (13.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 80 (12.44%) Desktop Support
8 73 (11.35%) IT Engineer
9 68 (10.58%) 1st Line Support
10 64 (9.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 63 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
12 62 (9.64%) IT Support Engineer
13 61 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 59 (9.18%) Infrastructure Support
15 58 (9.02%) Server Engineer
16 56 (8.71%) Service Analyst
16 56 (8.71%) Service Desk Analyst
17 54 (8.40%) Desktop Engineer
18 53 (8.24%) Developer
19 50 (7.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.86%) .NET
2 48 (7.47%) ASP.NET
3 40 (6.22%) jQuery
4 38 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (5.44%) HTML
6 33 (5.13%) CSS
7 14 (2.18%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (1.87%) WCF
8 12 (1.87%) WinForms
9 11 (1.71%) XML
10 10 (1.56%) SOAP
11 8 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (1.24%) Middleware
12 7 (1.09%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (0.93%) Web Services
14 5 (0.78%) XMPP
15 2 (0.31%) X-Windows
16 1 (0.16%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.73%) Driving Licence
2 35 (5.44%) Blackberry
3 30 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.49%) FMCG
6 13 (2.02%) Clustering
7 12 (1.87%) Replication
7 12 (1.87%) Smartphone
7 12 (1.87%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.24%) iPhone
9 8 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.93%) Biotechnology
10 6 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (0.93%) Handset
10 6 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.78%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.47%) BYOD
12 3 (0.47%) iPad
13 2 (0.31%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 643 (100.00%) Windows
2 437 (67.96%) Windows 7
3 303 (47.12%) Windows Server
4 245 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 245 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 202 (31.42%) Windows 10
6 172 (26.75%) Windows XP
7 97 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (10.42%) Mac OS X
9 56 (8.71%) Android
10 52 (8.09%) Apple iOS
11 43 (6.69%) Linux
12 36 (5.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 36 (5.60%) Windows Vista
13 11 (1.71%) Solaris
14 6 (0.93%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.78%) Fedora
16 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
18 2 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (14.77%) ITIL
2 68 (10.58%) Mentoring
3 40 (6.22%) MVC
4 30 (4.67%) Problem Management
5 25 (3.89%) Migration
5 25 (3.89%) Service Delivery
6 23 (3.58%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (2.80%) Android Development
7 18 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (2.80%) iOS Development
7 18 (2.80%) Web Development
8 17 (2.64%) Service Management
8 17 (2.64%) TDD
9 16 (2.49%) Scrum
10 14 (2.18%) MVVM
11 13 (2.02%) Coaching
11 13 (2.02%) Presales
12 12 (1.87%) Asset Management
12 12 (1.87%) CRM
13 11 (1.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (8.86%) SQL
2 52 (8.09%) C#
3 43 (6.69%) JavaScript
4 21 (3.27%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.24%) C++
7 6 (0.93%) Perl
8 4 (0.62%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.47%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.31%) C
10 2 (0.31%) VBA
10 2 (0.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.16%) Java
11 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 168 (26.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (11.20%) MCSE
3 57 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (7.93%) CCNA
4 51 (7.93%) Degree
5 47 (7.31%) MCP
6 41 (6.38%) MCITP
7 29 (4.51%) MCSA
8 28 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (3.89%) Security Cleared
10 18 (2.80%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (2.49%) MCDST
13 10 (1.56%) A+ Certification
14 9 (1.40%) MCTS
15 7 (1.09%) CISSP
15 7 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (1.09%) SANS
15 7 (1.09%) SSCP
16 6 (0.93%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (14.15%) SLA
2 9 (1.40%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.40%) QA
3 8 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.62%) RMADS
System Software
1 393 (61.12%) Active Directory
2 130 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (19.13%) Hyper-V
4 41 (6.38%) vSphere
5 29 (4.51%) XenDesktop
6 23 (3.58%) XenApp
7 22 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (2.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 17 (2.64%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (2.02%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.71%) DFS Replication
11 7 (1.09%) BitLocker
11 7 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (1.09%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.93%) XenServer
13 5 (0.78%) Squid
13 5 (0.78%) vCloud
14 4 (0.62%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 53 (8.24%) SCCM
2 44 (6.84%) Backup Exec
3 19 (2.95%) McAfee ePO
4 18 (2.80%) SCOM
5 17 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (2.64%) WSUS
6 15 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (1.71%) SCDPM
8 6 (0.93%) Simpana
9 5 (0.78%) SCSM
10 4 (0.62%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.47%) Puppet
12 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
13 1 (0.16%) DameWare
13 1 (0.16%) vRealize
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Intune
13 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 396 (61.59%) Microsoft
2 211 (32.81%) VMware
3 144 (22.40%) Citrix
4 91 (14.15%) Cisco
5 53 (8.24%) Apple
6 40 (6.22%) HP
7 34 (5.29%) Avaya
8 32 (4.98%) IBM
9 29 (4.51%) Intel Security
10 28 (4.35%) Symantec
11 26 (4.04%) Dell
12 19 (2.95%) Veeam
13 18 (2.80%) Oracle
14 15 (2.33%) NetApp
15 12 (1.87%) SonicWALL
16 11 (1.71%) WatchGuard
17 10 (1.56%) CommVault
17 10 (1.56%) Google
18 9 (1.40%) F5
19 8 (1.24%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits package
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
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