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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 150 180 184
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 57 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.30% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.59% 1.63% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 49 19 6
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
1241 1163 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.29% 25.81% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 997 1044
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Dorking - 19 £21,000 - 1
Woking +6 8 £29,000 +16.00% 2
Guildford - 8 £57,500 -
Leatherhead +3 3 £21,500 -49.41% 1
Reigate 0 3 £47,500 +137.50% 1
Epsom - 2 £37,500 -
Esher - 1 £23,000 -
Staines - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (81.76%) Windows 7
3 120 (81.08%) Microsoft
4 102 (68.92%) Active Directory
5 83 (56.08%) MS Exchange
6 73 (49.32%) MS Office
7 71 (47.97%) VMware
8 67 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 66 (44.59%) Symantec
10 65 (43.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 64 (43.24%) Backup Exec
12 63 (42.57%) Citrix
13 57 (38.51%) XenApp
14 56 (37.84%) Terminal Services
15 54 (36.49%) Kalman Filter
16 53 (35.81%) Thin Client
16 53 (35.81%) Veeam
16 53 (35.81%) Fat Client
17 52 (35.14%) Cisco
18 50 (33.78%) Cisco Certification
19 49 (33.11%) Firewall
20 47 (31.76%) CCNA
20 47 (31.76%) ITIL
21 44 (29.73%) SLA
22 43 (29.05%) Windows Server 2012
23 41 (27.70%) SQL Server
23 41 (27.70%) MS Excel
24 40 (27.03%) Hyper-V
25 38 (25.68%) SAN
26 37 (25.00%) SharePoint

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 83 (56.08%) MS Exchange
2 37 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 25 (16.89%) IIS
4 23 (15.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (13.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (7.43%) Lync
7 9 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.03%) Node.js
10 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 73 (49.32%) MS Office
2 41 (27.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.03%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (33.11%) Firewall
2 38 (25.68%) SAN
3 36 (24.32%) WAN
4 32 (21.62%) Internet
5 28 (18.92%) LAN
6 18 (12.16%) TCP/IP
7 15 (10.14%) VPN
7 15 (10.14%) DNS
8 13 (8.78%) DHCP
9 10 (6.76%) VoIP
9 10 (6.76%) VLAN
10 5 (3.38%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.38%) H.323
11 4 (2.70%) ISDN
11 4 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.03%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.03%) VRRP
12 3 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.03%) HSRP
12 3 (2.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (22.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (14.86%) MSTest
2 22 (14.86%) WiX
2 22 (14.86%) MSBuild
2 22 (14.86%) NuGet
2 22 (14.86%) Ranorex
2 22 (14.86%) Visual Studio
2 22 (14.86%) NUnit
3 3 (2.03%) JIRA
3 3 (2.03%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.35%) JMeter
General
1 22 (14.86%) Finance
2 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.68%) Electronics
3 1 (0.68%) Law
3 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Analyst
2 30 (20.27%) Support Engineer
3 28 (18.92%) Service Analyst
3 28 (18.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 25 (16.89%) Technical Support
5 17 (11.49%) Automation Engineer
6 16 (10.81%) Service Desk Engineer
7 15 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (9.46%) Technical Engineer
8 14 (9.46%) Technical Support Engineer
8 14 (9.46%) Build Engineer
9 13 (8.78%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.08%) Administrator
11 9 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (4.73%) Desktop Support
13 7 (4.73%) Systems Support
14 6 (4.05%) Developer
15 5 (3.38%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.24%) HTML
1 27 (18.24%) CSS
2 25 (16.89%) X-Windows
3 7 (4.73%) .NET
4 5 (3.38%) WPF
5 3 (2.03%) LINQ
5 3 (2.03%) jQuery
5 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.03%) REST
5 3 (2.03%) Backbone.js
5 3 (2.03%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.03%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.03%) NHibernate
5 3 (2.03%) WCF
6 2 (1.35%) Ajax
6 2 (1.35%) XSLT
6 2 (1.35%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 53 (35.81%) Thin Client
1 53 (35.81%) Fat Client
2 22 (14.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.05%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.05%) iPhone
3 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) Open Source
5 3 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.03%) Clustering
5 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.35%) CCTV
6 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.35%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.68%) SecurID
7 1 (0.68%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (81.76%) Windows 7
3 43 (29.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.11%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.05%) Linux
8 5 (3.38%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (3.38%) Android
9 4 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.49%) Kalman Filter
2 47 (31.76%) ITIL
3 28 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (16.22%) Project Management
6 22 (14.86%) Workflow
6 22 (14.86%) DevOps
7 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.38%) MVC
8 3 (2.03%) OO
8 3 (2.03%) TDD
8 3 (2.03%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.03%) Android Development
8 3 (2.03%) iOS Development
8 3 (2.03%) Load Testing
8 3 (2.03%) MVVM
9 2 (1.35%) Analytics
9 2 (1.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (1.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.24%) C#
1 27 (18.24%) JavaScript
2 26 (17.57%) SQL
3 23 (15.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.35%) Python
5 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.35%) Java
5 2 (1.35%) XAML
6 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (33.78%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (31.76%) CCNA
3 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.11%) MCSE
4 10 (6.76%) MCP
5 8 (5.41%) MCSA
6 3 (2.03%) CCIE
6 3 (2.03%) CCNP
7 2 (1.35%) MCDST
7 2 (1.35%) MCITP
7 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.35%) Degree
7 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.68%) VCP4
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (29.73%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (68.92%) Active Directory
2 67 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (38.51%) XenApp
4 56 (37.84%) Terminal Services
5 40 (27.03%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.38%) vSphere
7 3 (2.03%) Firmware
8 2 (1.35%) XenServer
8 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 65 (43.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 64 (43.24%) Backup Exec
3 23 (15.54%) SCVMM
4 15 (10.14%) SCCM
5 9 (6.08%) SCDPM
6 5 (3.38%) SCOM
7 4 (2.70%) WSUS
8 3 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.68%) Nagios
9 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 120 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 71 (47.97%) VMware
3 66 (44.59%) Symantec
4 63 (42.57%) Citrix
5 53 (35.81%) Veeam
6 52 (35.14%) Cisco
7 23 (15.54%) Oracle
8 13 (8.78%) Dell
9 10 (6.76%) Kaseya
10 6 (4.05%) TOWER Software
10 6 (4.05%) HP
11 4 (2.70%) McAfee
12 3 (2.03%) Avaya
12 3 (2.03%) EMC
12 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.03%) Mitel
13 2 (1.35%) Telerik
13 2 (1.35%) Sage
13 2 (1.35%) 3Com
13 2 (1.35%) SonicWALL
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