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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 144 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 55 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.25% 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.84% 2.30% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 23
Average salary £36,000 £27,000 £29,288
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £19,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
1431 1349 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.65% 26.33% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1185 1339
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 - 11 £25,000 - 1
Leatherhead +3 6 £30,250 -8.33%
Redhill - 3 £21,000 -
Reigate - 2 £27,500 -
Weybridge +17 1 £30,000 +42.85%
Woking +15 1 £51,500 +87.27% 1
Dorking -1 1 £21,000 +7.69%
Farnham - 1 £24,000 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Staines - 1 £60,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (70.80%) Windows 7
3 79 (69.91%) Microsoft
4 74 (65.49%) Active Directory
5 54 (47.79%) MS Exchange
6 49 (43.36%) MS Office
7 48 (42.48%) VMware
8 42 (37.17%) MS Excel
9 40 (35.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (34.51%) Cisco
11 34 (30.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (28.32%) SLA
13 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (24.78%) Symantec
14 28 (24.78%) Citrix
15 27 (23.89%) Windows XP
15 27 (23.89%) Backup Exec
16 26 (23.01%) ITIL
16 26 (23.01%) Cisco Certification
17 25 (22.12%) Firewall
18 24 (21.24%) CCNA
19 23 (20.35%) LAN
19 23 (20.35%) Norton AntiVirus
19 23 (20.35%) Kalman Filter
20 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
20 22 (19.47%) WAN
21 21 (18.58%) Hyper-V
21 21 (18.58%) XenApp
21 21 (18.58%) Veeam
22 19 (16.81%) Fat Client

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 54 (47.79%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.62%) Lync
3 12 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.31%) IIS
6 4 (3.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.65%) Node.js
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (43.36%) MS Office
2 42 (37.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.54%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) Office 365
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) Firewall
2 23 (20.35%) LAN
3 22 (19.47%) WAN
4 16 (14.16%) VoIP
5 14 (12.39%) TCP/IP
6 13 (11.50%) SAN
7 9 (7.96%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (7.08%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (5.31%) Softswitch
9 6 (5.31%) H.323
9 6 (5.31%) PBX
10 5 (4.42%) ISDN
10 5 (4.42%) VPN
10 5 (4.42%) Internet
11 4 (3.54%) Ethernet
12 3 (2.65%) Broadband
12 3 (2.65%) WLAN
12 3 (2.65%) DHCP
12 3 (2.65%) DNS
12 3 (2.65%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.42%) NUnit
2 5 (4.42%) MSTest
2 5 (4.42%) MSBuild
2 5 (4.42%) WiX
2 5 (4.42%) Ranorex
2 5 (4.42%) NuGet
3 3 (2.65%) JIRA
3 3 (2.65%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.77%) JMeter
4 2 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (7.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.54%) Front Office
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Support Engineer
2 14 (12.39%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (11.50%) IT Support
4 12 (10.62%) Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (8.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (8.85%) Service Analyst
6 10 (8.85%) Technical Support
7 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Developer
9 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.31%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.42%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Service Desk Technician
11 4 (3.54%) Build Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Desktop Engineer
12 3 (2.65%) IT Consultant
12 3 (2.65%) Support Consultant
12 3 (2.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) HTML
1 8 (7.08%) CSS
2 7 (6.19%) X-Windows
3 4 (3.54%) .NET
4 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.65%) jQuery
4 3 (2.65%) LINQ
4 3 (2.65%) WCF
4 3 (2.65%) WPF
4 3 (2.65%) NHibernate
4 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.65%) REST
4 3 (2.65%) Backbone.js
4 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.65%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.77%) V-Ray
5 2 (1.77%) Ajax
6 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Fat Client
1 19 (16.81%) Thin Client
2 12 (10.62%) iPhone
3 7 (6.19%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.42%) iPad
4 5 (4.42%) Open Source
4 5 (4.42%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.54%) PMI
6 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.77%) Life Science
8 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.88%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.88%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (70.80%) Windows 7
3 34 (30.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (23.89%) Windows XP
6 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (11.50%) Linux
8 11 (9.73%) Android
9 10 (8.85%) Mac OS X
10 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
10 6 (5.31%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.01%) ITIL
2 23 (20.35%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (11.50%) Project Management
4 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.42%) Workflow
7 5 (4.42%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (4.42%) DevOps
8 4 (3.54%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.54%) Android Development
8 4 (3.54%) iOS Development
9 3 (2.65%) OO
9 3 (2.65%) MVC
9 3 (2.65%) Load Testing
9 3 (2.65%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.65%) TDD
9 3 (2.65%) MVVM
9 3 (2.65%) Time Management
9 3 (2.65%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) C#
3 8 (7.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.77%) Python
6 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.77%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (23.01%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (21.24%) CCNA
3 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (11.50%) MCP
5 10 (8.85%) MCSA
6 9 (7.96%) MCSE
7 4 (3.54%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.65%) Degree
8 3 (2.65%) MCTS
9 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.77%) CCIE
9 2 (1.77%) CCNP
10 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (28.32%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (65.49%) Active Directory
2 40 (35.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (18.58%) Hyper-V
3 21 (18.58%) XenApp
4 19 (16.81%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.31%) XenServer
5 6 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.31%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.54%) vSphere
7 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.77%) Firmware
7 2 (1.77%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 27 (23.89%) Backup Exec
2 23 (20.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.42%) SCCM
3 5 (4.42%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.65%) SCOM
5 2 (1.77%) WSUS
6 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.88%) Nagios
6 1 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 79 (69.91%) Microsoft
2 48 (42.48%) VMware
3 39 (34.51%) Cisco
4 28 (24.78%) Symantec
4 28 (24.78%) Citrix
5 21 (18.58%) Veeam
6 13 (11.50%) HP
7 9 (7.96%) Dell
8 7 (6.19%) Oracle
8 7 (6.19%) Apple
8 7 (6.19%) 3Com
8 7 (6.19%) NETGEAR
9 6 (5.31%) McAfee
10 4 (3.54%) Mitel
10 4 (3.54%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.54%) Adobe
10 4 (3.54%) Avaya
11 3 (2.65%) EMC
12 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.77%) Sun
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42600 per annum + pension, healthcare & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Egham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago