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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 59 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.01% 0.92% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.17% 2.96% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 20
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,925 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
279 203 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.95% 31.13% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 269 193 335
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
3 18 (81.82%) Windows 7
4 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 16 (72.73%) Hyper-V
5 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
7 8 (36.36%) Office 365
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (36.36%) Citrix
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) WAN
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (18.18%) SLA
9 4 (18.18%) Migration
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
9 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (18.18%) VLAN

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 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) VLAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) IT Support
2 13 (59.09%) Support Engineer
3 12 (54.55%) IT Engineer
3 12 (54.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (18.18%) IT Technician
4 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Support Technician
5 3 (13.64%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
1 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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