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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 114 157 203
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +46
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 91 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.14% 1.27% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.50% 3.94% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 81 47 28
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
1399 1472 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.97% 32.11% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1300 1208
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +17 27 £23,000 -23.33% 1
Woking +19 8 £48,500 -5.82% 1
Godalming - 7 £25,000 -
Leatherhead +20 6 £60,000 +66.66%
Redhill +5 5 £40,500 - 2
Chertsey - 5 £47,500 -
Epsom -1 3 £22,500 -40.00%
Weybridge -14 2 £27,500 -8.33%
Staines +17 1 £26,500 -55.83%
Thames Ditton - 1 £22,000 -
Farnham - 1 £27,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (69.79%) Windows 7
3 133 (69.27%) Active Directory
4 124 (64.58%) Microsoft
5 101 (52.60%) Windows XP
6 98 (51.04%) Windows Server
7 94 (48.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 92 (47.92%) MS Excel
8 92 (47.92%) MS Office
9 88 (45.83%) MS Exchange
10 60 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (30.73%) VMware
12 58 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 53 (27.60%) DNS
14 50 (26.04%) Citrix
15 49 (25.52%) Windows 10
16 47 (24.48%) TCP/IP
17 44 (22.92%) Firewall
18 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (19.79%) Mentoring
20 36 (18.75%) Hyper-V
21 34 (17.71%) ITIL
22 32 (16.67%) DHCP
22 32 (16.67%) Cisco
22 32 (16.67%) Office 365
23 30 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
23 30 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
24 25 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2013
25 24 (12.50%) Linux
26 22 (11.46%) Retail

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 88 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.13%) IIS
8 5 (2.60%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 92 (47.92%) MS Excel
1 92 (47.92%) MS Office
2 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (27.60%) DNS
2 47 (24.48%) TCP/IP
3 44 (22.92%) Firewall
4 32 (16.67%) DHCP
5 21 (10.94%) VPN
6 20 (10.42%) SAN
7 14 (7.29%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (6.25%) WAN
9 11 (5.73%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (4.17%) SSL
11 8 (4.17%) VoIP
12 7 (3.65%) LAN
12 7 (3.65%) SNMP
13 5 (2.60%) 3G
13 5 (2.60%) Bluetooth
13 5 (2.60%) VLAN
14 4 (2.08%) Internet
14 4 (2.08%) IP Telephony
14 4 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
General
1 22 (11.46%) Retail
2 14 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.13%) Finance
4 5 (2.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (33.85%) Analyst
2 57 (29.69%) IT Support
3 40 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 33 (17.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 30 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
5 30 (15.63%) IT Technician
6 29 (15.10%) Service Analyst
6 29 (15.10%) Service Desk Analyst
7 26 (13.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (13.54%) Support Engineer
8 25 (13.02%) Service Desk Support
9 23 (11.98%) Help Desk Analyst
10 22 (11.46%) Help Desk Support
10 22 (11.46%) IT Analyst
11 20 (10.42%) Desktop Support
12 17 (8.85%) IT Support Analyst
12 17 (8.85%) IT Support Technician
12 17 (8.85%) Support Technician
13 16 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 15 (7.81%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.08%) .NET
1 4 (2.08%) HTML
1 4 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.29%) Computer Science
1 14 (7.29%) FMCG
2 11 (5.73%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.21%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.65%) Clustering
4 7 (3.65%) iPhone
4 7 (3.65%) Replication
5 4 (2.08%) Chip and PIN
5 4 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.08%) EPoS
5 4 (2.08%) Handset
5 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.04%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) AS400
7 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) iSeries
7 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (69.79%) Windows 7
3 101 (52.60%) Windows XP
4 98 (51.04%) Windows Server
5 94 (48.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (25.52%) Windows 10
8 30 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (12.50%) Linux
10 16 (8.33%) Android
11 14 (7.29%) Apple iOS
12 7 (3.65%) Solaris
13 5 (2.60%) Fedora
13 5 (2.60%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.79%) Mentoring
2 34 (17.71%) ITIL
3 9 (4.69%) Service Management
4 8 (4.17%) Data Migration
4 8 (4.17%) Information Security
4 8 (4.17%) Migration
5 7 (3.65%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (3.65%) Performance Management
5 7 (3.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (3.65%) Ticket Management
6 5 (2.60%) ERP
7 4 (2.08%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.08%) Information Security Management
7 4 (2.08%) ITSM
7 4 (2.08%) Logistics
7 4 (2.08%) Password Management
7 4 (2.08%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.08%) Quality Management
7 4 (2.08%) Security Management
7 4 (2.08%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.21%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.17%) VBScript
3 5 (2.60%) SQL
4 4 (2.08%) C#
4 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (10.94%) Degree
3 17 (8.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (8.33%) CCNA
4 16 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (8.33%) MCSE
5 14 (7.29%) MCDST
6 11 (5.73%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.21%) MCP
8 7 (3.65%) MCSA
9 4 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.08%) HND
10 3 (1.56%) CCA
10 3 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.04%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.04%) MCTS
12 1 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.85%) SLA
2 8 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.08%) RMADS
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 133 (69.27%) Active Directory
2 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (3.65%) DFS Replication
5 7 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.65%) vSphere
6 4 (2.08%) XenApp
6 4 (2.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.33%) SCCM
2 8 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.17%) SCOM
3 7 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 7 (3.65%) SCDPM
4 4 (2.08%) SCSM
4 4 (2.08%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 59 (30.73%) VMware
3 50 (26.04%) Citrix
4 32 (16.67%) Cisco
5 16 (8.33%) HP
6 14 (7.29%) IBM
7 13 (6.77%) Oracle
8 8 (4.17%) Dell
8 8 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 8 (4.17%) SonicWALL
8 8 (4.17%) Symantec
9 5 (2.60%) Kaspersky
10 4 (2.08%) Canon
10 4 (2.08%) CommVault
10 4 (2.08%) LANDesk
10 4 (2.08%) Remedy
10 4 (2.08%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.56%) Apple
11 3 (1.56%) Avaya
12 1 (0.52%) EMC
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