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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 81 77 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 1.17% 4.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 2.96% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 44
Median salary £17,250 £19,875 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,050 £17,750 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £22,000 £40,325
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -0.90%
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
256 304 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.31% 39.58% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 238 255 309
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 25 June 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
7 5 (45.45%) WAN
7 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 4 (36.36%) SLA
8 4 (36.36%) ITIL
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
8 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
9 3 (27.27%) Logistics
9 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
9 3 (27.27%) MS Office
10 2 (18.18%) Citrix
10 2 (18.18%) LAN
10 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (18.18%) VMware
10 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
11 1 (9.09%) Power Management
11 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 1 (9.09%) SCCM

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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Power Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) LANDesk