The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 39 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 0.43% 0.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 1.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
Windows 8
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 111 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 22.51% 41.57% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 92 96
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £25,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows 8
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staines region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staines region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec