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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 122 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 98 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.13% 0.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.05% 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 92 17 0
Average salary £28,000 £27,939 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -3.17%
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
1390 1260 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.22% 26.86% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1136 1422
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 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 22 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 - 39 £23,500 - 4
Reigate - 30 £47,500 - 1
Egham -1 5 £45,000 +11.80% 1
Woking - 5 £27,500 -
Redhill - 4 £25,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £41,000 -
Farnham - 2 £23,500 -
Godalming - 1 £29,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (81.62%) Microsoft
3 104 (76.47%) Windows 7
4 76 (55.88%) Active Directory
5 71 (52.21%) MS Exchange
6 70 (51.47%) VMware
7 64 (47.06%) MS Office
8 60 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (39.71%) Citrix
10 49 (36.03%) Symantec
10 49 (36.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (36.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 48 (35.29%) Backup Exec
11 48 (35.29%) SQL Server
12 46 (33.82%) ITIL
13 45 (33.09%) Firewall
14 43 (31.62%) Terminal Services
15 42 (30.88%) Norton AntiVirus
15 42 (30.88%) XenApp
16 41 (30.15%) Hyper-V
16 41 (30.15%) Kalman Filter
17 39 (28.68%) Thin Client
17 39 (28.68%) Veeam
17 39 (28.68%) Fat Client
18 38 (27.94%) MS Excel
19 37 (27.21%) SQL
19 37 (27.21%) Cisco
20 36 (26.47%) SAN
21 35 (25.74%) DNS
21 35 (25.74%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 71 (52.21%) MS Exchange
2 34 (25.00%) IIS
2 34 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 23 (16.91%) Oracle Workflow
4 22 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.47%) Lync
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (47.06%) MS Office
2 38 (27.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (33.09%) Firewall
2 36 (26.47%) SAN
3 35 (25.74%) DNS
3 35 (25.74%) WAN
3 35 (25.74%) Internet
4 28 (20.59%) LAN
5 20 (14.71%) DHCP
6 17 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 15 (11.03%) VPN
8 11 (8.09%) VoIP
9 6 (4.41%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.68%) VLAN
10 5 (3.68%) NAS
11 4 (2.94%) Broadband
11 4 (2.94%) ISDN
12 3 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (1.47%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (1.47%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (24.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (18.38%) Visual Studio
2 25 (18.38%) WiX
2 25 (18.38%) MSBuild
3 24 (17.65%) NUnit
3 24 (17.65%) Ranorex
3 24 (17.65%) NuGet
3 24 (17.65%) MSTest
4 1 (0.74%) JMeter
4 1 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (19.12%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.47%) Electronics
3 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 24 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
2 24 (17.65%) Analyst
3 22 (16.18%) Service Desk Engineer
4 20 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (13.97%) Technical Support
6 18 (13.24%) Technical Support Engineer
6 18 (13.24%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (12.50%) IT Support
7 17 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (12.50%) Service Analyst
8 15 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (10.29%) Build Engineer
10 12 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (5.15%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.41%) Systems Support
12 6 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.41%) Administrator
12 6 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.38%) X-Windows
1 25 (18.38%) HTML
1 25 (18.38%) CSS
2 5 (3.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
3 1 (0.74%) WPF
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) XSLT
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.68%) Thin Client
1 39 (28.68%) Fat Client
2 27 (19.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.68%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.21%) Clustering
5 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.47%) DTV
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) iPhone
6 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.47%) CCTV
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 136 (100.00%) Windows
2 104 (76.47%) Windows 7
3 49 (36.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (36.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (21.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (19.85%) Windows XP
6 14 (10.29%) Windows Vista
7 9 (6.62%) Linux
8 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.82%) ITIL
2 41 (30.15%) Kalman Filter
3 29 (21.32%) Project Management
4 27 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (18.38%) Workflow
5 25 (18.38%) DevOps
5 25 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.68%) Time Management
7 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.21%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.21%) Programme Management
9 3 (2.21%) Change Management
9 3 (2.21%) CRM
10 2 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.47%) MVC
10 2 (1.47%) Migration
10 2 (1.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.21%) SQL
2 31 (22.79%) PowerShell
3 27 (19.85%) C#
4 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.21%) Java
6 1 (0.74%) XAML
6 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.74%) Python
6 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (13.24%) CCNA
2 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.68%) Degree
4 4 (2.94%) MCP
4 4 (2.94%) MCSE
5 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.47%) MCSA
5 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (22.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 60 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (31.62%) Terminal Services
4 42 (30.88%) XenApp
5 41 (30.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.94%) vSphere
6 4 (2.94%) XenServer
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 48 (35.29%) Backup Exec
2 42 (30.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 26 (19.12%) SCVMM
4 7 (5.15%) SCDPM
5 6 (4.41%) SCCM
6 2 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.47%) SCOM
7 1 (0.74%) WSUS
7 1 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 111 (81.62%) Microsoft
2 70 (51.47%) VMware
3 54 (39.71%) Citrix
4 49 (36.03%) Symantec
5 39 (28.68%) Veeam
6 37 (27.21%) Cisco
7 24 (17.65%) Oracle
8 15 (11.03%) Kaseya
9 10 (7.35%) TOWER Software
10 9 (6.62%) HP
11 8 (5.88%) SonicWALL
12 7 (5.15%) Dell
13 3 (2.21%) McAfee
13 3 (2.21%) Apple
14 2 (1.47%) Sage
14 2 (1.47%) SAP
15 1 (0.74%) Mitel
15 1 (0.74%) Telerik
15 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.74%) AppSense
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