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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 145 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 74 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.57% 0.74% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 2.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 68 30 0
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
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
1358 1289 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.84% 27.33% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1163 1350
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - 22 £23,000 - 6
Reigate - 20 £47,500 - 1
Redhill -8 5 £25,000 -
Woking - 4 £26,250 -
Camberley - 3 £25,000 -
Godalming - 3 £15,000 - 1
Egham -17 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Weybridge - 2 £41,000 -
Staines +10 1 - -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (83.93%) Microsoft
3 83 (74.11%) Windows 7
4 64 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 58 (51.79%) MS Exchange
6 56 (50.00%) VMware
7 52 (46.43%) MS Office
8 46 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (34.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (34.82%) ITIL
11 37 (33.04%) MS Excel
12 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
13 35 (31.25%) Citrix
13 35 (31.25%) Firewall
14 34 (30.36%) DNS
15 32 (28.57%) Symantec
16 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2003
16 31 (27.68%) Backup Exec
16 31 (27.68%) SQL
16 31 (27.68%) Windows XP
17 29 (25.89%) Hyper-V
18 28 (25.00%) Terminal Services
19 27 (24.11%) Cisco
19 27 (24.11%) XenApp
20 26 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
21 25 (22.32%) Veeam
21 25 (22.32%) Fat Client
21 25 (22.32%) SLA
21 25 (22.32%) SAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (51.79%) MS Exchange
2 25 (22.32%) IIS
3 24 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.68%) Lync
9 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (46.43%) MS Office
2 37 (33.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (31.25%) Firewall
2 34 (30.36%) DNS
3 25 (22.32%) SAN
4 23 (20.54%) Internet
4 23 (20.54%) WAN
5 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
6 19 (16.96%) LAN
7 18 (16.07%) DHCP
8 15 (13.39%) VPN
9 11 (9.82%) VoIP
10 7 (6.25%) IP Telephony
11 5 (4.46%) NAS
12 4 (3.57%) Broadband
12 4 (3.57%) ISDN
13 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (1.79%) Asterisk PBX
14 2 (1.79%) VLAN
14 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
15 1 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.29%) WiX
2 16 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 15 (13.39%) NuGet
3 15 (13.39%) Ranorex
3 15 (13.39%) MSTest
3 15 (13.39%) NUnit
4 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.89%) JMeter
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.57%) Marketing
2 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 23 (20.54%) Analyst
3 21 (18.75%) IT Support
4 17 (15.18%) IT Support Engineer
5 16 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (14.29%) Service Analyst
6 15 (13.39%) Service Desk Engineer
6 15 (13.39%) Automation Engineer
7 14 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (11.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (9.82%) Support Analyst
9 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (8.93%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (8.93%) Technical Support
11 9 (8.04%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (8.04%) Build Engineer
12 7 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
13 6 (5.36%) Team Leader
14 5 (4.46%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.29%) X-Windows
2 15 (13.39%) HTML
2 15 (13.39%) CSS
3 4 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Thin Client
1 25 (22.32%) Fat Client
2 18 (16.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.46%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) Clustering
6 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) DTV
6 2 (1.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.89%) Open Source
7 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.89%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (74.11%) Windows 7
3 46 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (34.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (27.68%) Windows XP
5 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 9 (8.04%) Linux
8 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.89%) Android
9 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) ITIL
2 26 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (17.86%) Project Management
4 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.29%) DevOps
5 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.29%) Workflow
6 7 (6.25%) Time Management
7 4 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.68%) CRM
8 3 (2.68%) Programme Management
9 2 (1.79%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (1.79%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (1.79%) Performance Testing
9 2 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.68%) SQL
2 22 (19.64%) PowerShell
3 17 (15.18%) C#
4 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.68%) Java
6 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.89%) Python
6 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.71%) CCNA
2 12 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.14%) MCP
4 6 (5.36%) Degree
5 4 (3.57%) MCSE
6 3 (2.68%) MCSA
7 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.79%) MCITP
8 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 42 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (25.89%) Hyper-V
4 28 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 27 (24.11%) XenApp
6 4 (3.57%) XenServer
6 4 (3.57%) vSphere
6 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (27.68%) Backup Exec
2 25 (22.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (15.18%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.57%) SCDPM
5 3 (2.68%) SCCM
6 2 (1.79%) SCOM
7 1 (0.89%) Nagios
7 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (83.93%) Microsoft
2 56 (50.00%) VMware
3 35 (31.25%) Citrix
4 32 (28.57%) Symantec
5 27 (24.11%) Cisco
6 25 (22.32%) Veeam
7 15 (13.39%) Oracle
8 11 (9.82%) Kaseya
9 9 (8.04%) HP
10 8 (7.14%) SonicWALL
11 7 (6.25%) Apple
12 6 (5.36%) TOWER Software
13 5 (4.46%) Dell
14 3 (2.68%) McAfee
15 2 (1.79%) Sage
15 2 (1.79%) SAP
16 1 (0.89%) IBM
16 1 (0.89%) Avaya
16 1 (0.89%) Lotus
16 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
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