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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 74 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.38% 1.03% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 2.97% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 32
Median salary £26,000 £17,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.47% -42.74%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
Hampshire

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
290 236 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.89% 34.86% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 280 216 340
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +13.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
6 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
7 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Vista
7 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) Time Management
9 2 (12.50%) VPN
9 2 (12.50%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) WAN
10 1 (6.25%) DHCP
10 1 (6.25%) LAN
10 1 (6.25%) MS Office
10 1 (6.25%) Symantec
10 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus

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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) IT Support
2 8 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Support
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Citrix
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
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