The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 62 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.23% 0.98% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.00% 3.37% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 13
Median salary £26,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.39% -8.75%
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 Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
200 208 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.80% 29.21% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 184 202 247
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Southampton region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
3 34 (94.44%) Windows 7
4 32 (88.89%) Hyper-V
4 32 (88.89%) VMware
5 28 (77.78%) Windows 10
6 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
6 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 15 (41.67%) LAN
9 15 (41.67%) WAN
9 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (38.89%) Office 365
11 13 (36.11%) VLAN
11 13 (36.11%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (33.33%) Cisco
12 12 (33.33%) Citrix
13 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
15 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
16 5 (13.89%) Migration
17 4 (11.11%) VPN
17 4 (11.11%) Linux
17 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
17 4 (11.11%) Web Services
17 4 (11.11%) ITIL
17 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Office 365
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) LAN
1 15 (41.67%) WAN
2 13 (36.11%) VLAN
2 13 (36.11%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) DSL
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (2.78%) Electronics
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) IT Support
2 16 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 15 (41.67%) IT Engineer
3 15 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) IT Support Technician
4 13 (36.11%) IT Technician
4 13 (36.11%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (94.44%) Windows 7
3 28 (77.78%) Windows 10
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.56%) Service Design
3 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.78%) ITSM
4 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 32 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) VMware
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Citrix
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Novell
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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