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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 62 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.38% 0.42% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 1.54% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 12
Median salary £26,500 £36,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.39% +35.18%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
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
210 195 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.39% 27.05% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 193 188 268
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £20,000
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 11 December 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (96.67%) Active Directory
3 28 (93.33%) Windows 7
4 26 (86.67%) Hyper-V
4 26 (86.67%) VMware
5 22 (73.33%) Windows 10
6 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
8 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
9 14 (46.67%) LAN
9 14 (46.67%) WAN
10 13 (43.33%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (43.33%) VLAN
11 9 (30.00%) Office 365
12 8 (26.67%) Citrix
12 8 (26.67%) Cisco
13 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
14 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
14 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
16 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
16 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
16 4 (13.33%) Linux
16 4 (13.33%) Web Services
16 4 (13.33%) Migration
16 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007

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 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) LAN
1 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 13 (43.33%) VLAN
2 13 (43.33%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) DSL
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) IT Support
2 13 (43.33%) IT Support Technician
2 13 (43.33%) IT Technician
2 13 (43.33%) Support Technician
3 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 11 (36.67%) IT Engineer
4 11 (36.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Windows 7
3 22 (73.33%) Windows 10
4 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (96.67%) Active Directory
2 26 (86.67%) Hyper-V
3 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
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