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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 130 179 223
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 80 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.75% 0.53% 0.037%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.98% 1.90% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 22 2
Average salary £28,000 £24,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.46% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -6.15%
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
1338 1260 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 29.25% 27.66% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1106 1456
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,100
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 30 £21,000 - 2
Reigate -1 19 £47,500 +137.50%
Woking +15 7 £40,750 +73.40% 1
Egham -3 6 £37,500 +33.92%
Guildford - 3 £52,500 -
Farnham - 2 £23,500 -
Staines +9 1 - -
Weybridge +6 1 £22,500 -48.27%
Cobham - 1 £21,000 -
Esher - 1 £23,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (83.97%) Microsoft
3 124 (79.49%) Windows 7
4 87 (55.77%) Active Directory
5 80 (51.28%) MS Office
6 74 (47.44%) MS Exchange
7 72 (46.15%) VMware
8 68 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (38.46%) Citrix
10 59 (37.82%) Symantec
11 58 (37.18%) Norton AntiVirus
11 58 (37.18%) Backup Exec
12 57 (36.54%) SQL Server
13 56 (35.90%) Firewall
13 56 (35.90%) Hyper-V
14 53 (33.97%) ITIL
14 53 (33.97%) Terminal Services
15 52 (33.33%) XenApp
16 51 (32.69%) Kalman Filter
17 49 (31.41%) Thin Client
17 49 (31.41%) Fat Client
18 48 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
19 47 (30.13%) SharePoint
19 47 (30.13%) Team Foundation Server
20 46 (29.49%) Internet
20 46 (29.49%) Veeam
21 43 (27.56%) Cisco
22 41 (26.28%) IIS
23 40 (25.64%) WAN
23 40 (25.64%) SLA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 74 (47.44%) MS Exchange
2 47 (30.13%) SharePoint
3 41 (26.28%) IIS
4 31 (19.87%) Oracle Workflow
5 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.28%) Lync
8 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 80 (51.28%) MS Office
2 37 (23.72%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.92%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (23.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (35.90%) Firewall
2 46 (29.49%) Internet
3 40 (25.64%) SAN
3 40 (25.64%) WAN
4 31 (19.87%) LAN
5 25 (16.03%) DNS
6 13 (8.33%) VPN
6 13 (8.33%) DHCP
7 12 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 11 (7.05%) VoIP
9 9 (5.77%) VLAN
10 5 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.92%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.92%) NAS
11 3 (1.92%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.28%) HTTP
12 2 (1.28%) ISDN
12 2 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 35 (22.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (30.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (22.44%) WiX
2 35 (22.44%) MSBuild
2 35 (22.44%) Visual Studio
3 34 (21.79%) NUnit
3 34 (21.79%) NuGet
3 34 (21.79%) Ranorex
3 34 (21.79%) MSTest
4 2 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.28%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.28%) JMeter
5 1 (0.64%) JIRA
5 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.28%) Electronics
4 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 29 (18.59%) Analyst
2 29 (18.59%) Automation Engineer
3 25 (16.03%) Technical Support
4 24 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 24 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 21 (13.46%) Build Engineer
5 21 (13.46%) Service Desk Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Technical Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Technical Support Engineer
7 16 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (10.26%) IT Support
8 13 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (6.41%) Administrator
10 10 (6.41%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.49%) Systems Support
12 6 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.72%) HTML
1 37 (23.72%) CSS
1 37 (23.72%) X-Windows
2 8 (5.13%) .NET
3 3 (1.92%) WPF
4 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.28%) XSLT
4 2 (1.28%) Ajax
4 2 (1.28%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.64%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.64%) WCF
5 1 (0.64%) LINQ
5 1 (0.64%) jQuery
5 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.64%) REST
5 1 (0.64%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.64%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (31.41%) Thin Client
1 49 (31.41%) Fat Client
2 36 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.21%) Clustering
4 5 (3.21%) iPhone
5 4 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.92%) Open Source
7 2 (1.28%) DTV
7 2 (1.28%) CCTV
7 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.28%) Life Science
7 2 (1.28%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.64%) SecurID
8 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (79.49%) Windows 7
3 48 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (12.82%) Windows XP
6 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.85%) Windows Vista
7 6 (3.85%) Linux
8 4 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.92%) Android
10 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.97%) ITIL
2 51 (32.69%) Kalman Filter
3 39 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (23.08%) Project Management
4 36 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (22.44%) DevOps
5 35 (22.44%) Workflow
6 6 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.21%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.56%) MVC
8 4 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (1.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (1.92%) Change Management
9 3 (1.92%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.28%) Data Management
10 2 (1.28%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (1.28%) Performance Testing
10 2 (1.28%) Load Testing
10 2 (1.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.00%) C#
1 39 (25.00%) SQL
1 39 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 37 (23.72%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.92%) Java
4 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.28%) Python
4 2 (1.28%) XAML
5 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (19.87%) CCNA
3 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.56%) MCP
4 4 (2.56%) MCSE
4 4 (2.56%) Degree
5 2 (1.28%) MCDST
5 2 (1.28%) MCITP
5 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.28%) CCIE
5 2 (1.28%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (25.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 68 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (35.90%) Hyper-V
4 53 (33.97%) Terminal Services
5 52 (33.33%) XenApp
6 6 (3.85%) vSphere
7 4 (2.56%) XenServer
8 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.28%) Firmware
10 1 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (37.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 58 (37.18%) Backup Exec
2 36 (23.08%) SCVMM
3 11 (7.05%) SCDPM
3 11 (7.05%) SCCM
4 4 (2.56%) SCOM
5 3 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.28%) WSUS
7 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 131 (83.97%) Microsoft
2 72 (46.15%) VMware
3 60 (38.46%) Citrix
4 59 (37.82%) Symantec
5 46 (29.49%) Veeam
6 43 (27.56%) Cisco
7 34 (21.79%) Oracle
8 17 (10.90%) Kaseya
9 11 (7.05%) TOWER Software
9 11 (7.05%) Dell
10 9 (5.77%) HP
11 8 (5.13%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.56%) Mitel
12 4 (2.56%) McAfee
13 3 (1.92%) Avaya
13 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.28%) Telerik
14 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.28%) Sage
14 2 (1.28%) SAP
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