The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 129 186 173
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 83 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.83% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.65% 2.80% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 76 36 39
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
Windows 8
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1469 1395 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.33% 27.32% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1246 1354
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Surrey region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Surrey

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Surrey

Windows 8
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +20 16 £38,500 - 2
Dorking +10 6 £23,500 -16.07%
Chertsey - 5 £40,000 -
Farnham - 5 £24,500 -
Redhill 0 3 £22,500 -
Weybridge +5 2 £35,000 -14.63%
Godalming -7 2 £40,000 +166.66%
Leatherhead -12 2 £23,500 -32.85%
Woking +22 1 - - 1
Esher - 1 £23,500 -
Tadworth - 1 £28,000 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (69.50%) Active Directory
3 96 (68.09%) Windows 7
4 80 (56.74%) Microsoft
5 72 (51.06%) MS Exchange
6 67 (47.52%) VMware
7 65 (46.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (41.84%) MS Excel
10 53 (37.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 50 (35.46%) MS Office
12 48 (34.04%) Cisco
13 45 (31.91%) WAN
14 42 (29.79%) Windows XP
15 36 (25.53%) LAN
15 36 (25.53%) SQL Server
16 31 (21.99%) TCP/IP
16 31 (21.99%) Hyper-V
17 30 (21.28%) Firewall
18 29 (20.57%) Office 365
19 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (17.73%) ITIL
21 24 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
21 24 (17.02%) SLA
22 22 (15.60%) Exchange Server 2010
23 20 (14.18%) DNS
23 20 (14.18%) MCP
24 19 (13.48%) Dell
25 18 (12.77%) HP
26 17 (12.06%) Citrix

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 72 (51.06%) MS Exchange
2 22 (15.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.55%) Lync
5 5 (3.55%) IIS
6 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Node.js
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 59 (41.84%) MS Excel
2 50 (35.46%) MS Office
3 6 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.13%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (31.91%) WAN
2 36 (25.53%) LAN
3 31 (21.99%) TCP/IP
4 30 (21.28%) Firewall
5 20 (14.18%) DNS
6 16 (11.35%) DHCP
7 15 (10.64%) SAN
8 14 (9.93%) VoIP
9 11 (7.80%) Internet
10 8 (5.67%) VLAN
11 7 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (4.26%) Softswitch
12 6 (4.26%) Intranet
12 6 (4.26%) PBX
13 5 (3.55%) VPN
14 3 (2.13%) Broadband
14 3 (2.13%) WLAN
14 3 (2.13%) Unified Communications
14 3 (2.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) DB2
2 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.42%) JIRA
2 2 (1.42%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) LINQPad
3 1 (0.71%) FishEye
3 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.96%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.84%) Front Office
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Support Engineer
2 27 (19.15%) IT Support
3 20 (14.18%) Analyst
3 20 (14.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (11.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (10.64%) Desktop Support
5 15 (10.64%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Administrator
9 9 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Developer
11 7 (4.96%) IT Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) Technical Support
11 7 (4.96%) Support Consultant
12 5 (3.55%) Service Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) .NET
1 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.13%) jQuery
1 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (1.42%) V-Ray
2 2 (1.42%) CSS
3 1 (0.71%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.71%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.71%) WCF
3 1 (0.71%) WPF
3 1 (0.71%) LINQ
3 1 (0.71%) REST
3 1 (0.71%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.71%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) iPhone
2 7 (4.96%) iPad
2 7 (4.96%) Fat Client
2 7 (4.96%) Thin Client
3 6 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.84%) RMADS
5 4 (2.84%) PMI
5 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.13%) AS400
7 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) PDA
8 1 (0.71%) EPoS
8 1 (0.71%) LIMS
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (68.09%) Windows 7
3 65 (46.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (29.79%) Windows XP
6 24 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (9.93%) Linux
8 10 (7.09%) Mac OS X
9 9 (6.38%) Android
10 7 (4.96%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.84%) Fedora
11 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.73%) ITIL
2 13 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (9.22%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (7.09%) Project Management
4 8 (5.67%) Security Management
5 7 (4.96%) Service Delivery
5 7 (4.96%) Business Continuity
6 6 (4.26%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.55%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.55%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (2.84%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.84%) Network Management
8 4 (2.84%) Time Management
8 4 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.84%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (2.13%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.13%) MVVM
9 3 (2.13%) Mobile Development
9 3 (2.13%) TDD
9 3 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.22%) SQL
2 4 (2.84%) C#
2 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.18%) MCP
3 14 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.22%) CCNA
4 13 (9.22%) MCSA
5 9 (6.38%) MCSE
6 7 (4.96%) Degree
7 5 (3.55%) MCTS
8 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.13%) MCITP
9 3 (2.13%) CCA
9 3 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.13%) CCNP
10 1 (0.71%) CCIE
10 1 (0.71%) GIAC
10 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 98 (69.50%) Active Directory
2 53 (37.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (21.99%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.67%) XenApp
4 8 (5.67%) Terminal Services
5 6 (4.26%) XenServer
5 6 (4.26%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.42%) vSphere
6 2 (1.42%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.71%) Firmware
7 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (10.64%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (56.74%) Microsoft
2 67 (47.52%) VMware
3 48 (34.04%) Cisco
4 19 (13.48%) Dell
5 18 (12.77%) HP
6 17 (12.06%) Citrix
6 17 (12.06%) Symantec
7 14 (9.93%) NETGEAR
7 14 (9.93%) 3Com
8 11 (7.80%) Veeam
8 11 (7.80%) Apple
9 6 (4.26%) Remedy
9 6 (4.26%) Adobe
10 5 (3.55%) SonicWALL
11 4 (2.84%) Kaspersky
11 4 (2.84%) Avaya
11 4 (2.84%) McAfee
12 3 (2.13%) AppSense
12 3 (2.13%) Mitel
13 1 (0.71%) ION Trading
Guildford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Tadworth
Prospectus IT
Salary: £28000.00 per annum + (Negotiable)
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago