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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 77 74 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.68% 1.55% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 4.03% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 36
Median salary £17,000 £26,750 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.44% -6.95%
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
256 298 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.92% 38.55% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 236 238 300
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 £21,000 £22,000 £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 31 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (30.77%) SLA
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
9 3 (23.08%) Citrix
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (23.08%) Logistics
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
10 2 (15.38%) Power Management
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 2 (15.38%) LAN
10 2 (15.38%) IBM

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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Support
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Wintel Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Wintel Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Support
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Power Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
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