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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 142 171 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 81 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.75% 0.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.98% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 76 27 0
Average salary £28,000 £28,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
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
1354 1263 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 29.20% 27.30% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1140 1361
Average salary £41,375 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
Dorking - 27 £23,500 - 5
Reigate - 24 £47,500 -
Egham -9 5 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Redhill -10 5 £25,000 -
Woking - 4 £26,250 - 1
Weybridge - 2 £41,000 -
Godalming - 2 £22,000 - 1
Camberley - 1 £25,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (84.68%) Microsoft
3 91 (73.39%) Windows 7
4 70 (56.45%) Active Directory
5 62 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 60 (48.39%) VMware
7 57 (45.97%) MS Office
8 46 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 43 (34.68%) SQL Server
10 40 (32.26%) ITIL
10 40 (32.26%) MS Excel
10 40 (32.26%) Citrix
10 40 (32.26%) Symantec
11 39 (31.45%) Backup Exec
11 39 (31.45%) Firewall
12 36 (29.03%) Hyper-V
13 34 (27.42%) DNS
13 34 (27.42%) SQL
14 33 (26.61%) Norton AntiVirus
14 33 (26.61%) Terminal Services
14 33 (26.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (25.81%) XenApp
16 31 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
17 30 (24.19%) Veeam
17 30 (24.19%) Fat Client
17 30 (24.19%) Thin Client
17 30 (24.19%) Windows XP
17 30 (24.19%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 62 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 29 (23.39%) IIS
3 28 (22.58%) SharePoint
4 22 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (16.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (14.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 18 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.42%) Lync
9 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (45.97%) MS Office
2 40 (32.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (31.45%) Firewall
2 34 (27.42%) DNS
3 30 (24.19%) WAN
4 27 (21.77%) Internet
5 26 (20.97%) LAN
5 26 (20.97%) SAN
6 19 (15.32%) DHCP
6 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
7 18 (14.52%) VPN
8 11 (8.87%) VoIP
9 7 (5.65%) IP Telephony
10 5 (4.03%) VLAN
10 5 (4.03%) NAS
11 4 (3.23%) Broadband
11 4 (3.23%) ISDN
12 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.61%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (1.61%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 20 (16.13%) WiX
2 20 (16.13%) MSBuild
3 19 (15.32%) NuGet
3 19 (15.32%) Ranorex
3 19 (15.32%) MSTest
3 19 (15.32%) NUnit
4 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 21 (16.94%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.23%) Marketing
3 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (31.45%) Support Engineer
2 24 (19.35%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) IT Support
4 19 (15.32%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (13.71%) Service Analyst
5 17 (13.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (13.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
6 16 (12.90%) Service Desk Engineer
6 16 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Technical Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Technical Support Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Technical Support
8 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (8.87%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.87%) Build Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.84%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.13%) X-Windows
2 19 (15.32%) HTML
2 19 (15.32%) CSS
3 4 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.19%) Thin Client
1 30 (24.19%) Fat Client
2 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.03%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.61%) DTV
6 2 (1.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.81%) Open Source
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.81%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (73.39%) Windows 7
3 46 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (26.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (24.19%) Windows XP
7 16 (12.90%) Windows Vista
8 9 (7.26%) Linux
9 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.81%) Android
10 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) ITIL
2 31 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 24 (19.35%) Project Management
4 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.13%) DevOps
5 20 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (16.13%) Workflow
6 7 (5.65%) Time Management
7 5 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.42%) CRM
9 3 (2.42%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.42%) Programme Management
10 2 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (1.61%) Business Development
10 2 (1.61%) Migration
10 2 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.42%) SQL
2 26 (20.97%) PowerShell
3 21 (16.94%) C#
4 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.42%) Java
6 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.81%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.48%) CCNA
2 13 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.65%) MCP
4 6 (4.84%) Degree
5 5 (4.03%) MCSE
6 3 (2.42%) MCSA
7 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.61%) MCITP
8 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.16%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (56.45%) Active Directory
2 46 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 33 (26.61%) Terminal Services
5 32 (25.81%) XenApp
6 4 (3.23%) XenServer
6 4 (3.23%) vSphere
6 4 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 39 (31.45%) Backup Exec
2 33 (26.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 21 (16.94%) SCVMM
4 7 (5.65%) SCDPM
5 6 (4.84%) SCCM
6 2 (1.61%) SCOM
7 1 (0.81%) Nagios
7 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (84.68%) Microsoft
2 60 (48.39%) VMware
3 40 (32.26%) Symantec
3 40 (32.26%) Citrix
4 30 (24.19%) Veeam
5 28 (22.58%) Cisco
6 19 (15.32%) Oracle
7 12 (9.68%) Kaseya
8 9 (7.26%) HP
9 8 (6.45%) TOWER Software
9 8 (6.45%) SonicWALL
10 7 (5.65%) Dell
10 7 (5.65%) Apple
11 3 (2.42%) McAfee
12 2 (1.61%) Sage
12 2 (1.61%) SAP
13 1 (0.81%) IBM
13 1 (0.81%) Avaya
13 1 (0.81%) Lotus
13 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
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