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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 150 176 202
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 55 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.24% 0.57% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.47% 2.07% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 50 22 4
Average salary £29,000 £24,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.58% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £24,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
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
1231 1159 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.71% 27.30% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1005 1268
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 18 £21,000 - 2
Woking +11 9 £29,000 +23.40%
Reigate -9 7 £47,500 +137.50%
Guildford - 4 £57,500 - 1
Egham - 2 £37,500 -
Staines +20 1 - -
Weybridge +13 1 £22,500 -48.27%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Esher - 1 £23,000 -
Cobham - 1 £21,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (84.28%) Microsoft
3 125 (78.62%) Windows 7
4 96 (60.38%) Active Directory
5 82 (51.57%) MS Exchange
6 81 (50.94%) MS Office
7 76 (47.80%) VMware
8 72 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 67 (42.14%) Citrix
10 64 (40.25%) Symantec
11 63 (39.62%) Norton AntiVirus
11 63 (39.62%) Backup Exec
12 59 (37.11%) XenApp
13 58 (36.48%) Terminal Services
14 56 (35.22%) Firewall
14 56 (35.22%) Kalman Filter
15 54 (33.96%) Thin Client
15 54 (33.96%) Fat Client
16 53 (33.33%) Hyper-V
16 53 (33.33%) ITIL
17 52 (32.70%) SQL Server
18 51 (32.08%) Veeam
19 48 (30.19%) Cisco
20 47 (29.56%) SLA
21 46 (28.93%) SharePoint
22 44 (27.67%) Team Foundation Server
22 44 (27.67%) Windows Server 2012
23 43 (27.04%) Internet
24 41 (25.79%) Cisco Certification
24 41 (25.79%) SAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 82 (51.57%) MS Exchange
2 46 (28.93%) SharePoint
3 36 (22.64%) IIS
4 29 (18.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 21 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.40%) Lync
9 4 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.26%) Node.js
10 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 81 (50.94%) MS Office
2 38 (23.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.89%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (35.22%) Firewall
2 43 (27.04%) Internet
3 41 (25.79%) SAN
4 40 (25.16%) WAN
5 31 (19.50%) LAN
6 25 (15.72%) DNS
7 14 (8.81%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.81%) DHCP
8 13 (8.18%) VPN
9 10 (6.29%) VoIP
9 10 (6.29%) VLAN
10 5 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.52%) ISDN
12 3 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.89%) H.323
12 3 (1.89%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.26%) SSL
13 2 (1.26%) HTTP
13 2 (1.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (32.70%) SQL Server
2 33 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (27.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 33 (20.75%) WiX
2 33 (20.75%) MSBuild
3 32 (20.13%) Ranorex
3 32 (20.13%) NUnit
3 32 (20.13%) NuGet
3 32 (20.13%) MSTest
4 2 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.26%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.26%) JMeter
4 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.26%) JIRA
4 2 (1.26%) ReSharper
General
1 33 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (1.26%) Electronics
2 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.26%) Marketing
3 1 (0.63%) Law
3 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (22.01%) Support Engineer
2 31 (19.50%) Analyst
3 27 (16.98%) Service Desk Analyst
3 27 (16.98%) Automation Engineer
3 27 (16.98%) Technical Support
3 27 (16.98%) Service Analyst
4 21 (13.21%) Service Desk Engineer
4 21 (13.21%) Build Engineer
5 18 (11.32%) Technical Support Engineer
5 18 (11.32%) Technical Engineer
6 15 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) 1st Line Support
9 11 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) IT Support
10 9 (5.66%) Administrator
10 9 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.40%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (4.40%) Desktop Support
11 7 (4.40%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.64%) HTML
1 36 (22.64%) CSS
2 35 (22.01%) X-Windows
3 8 (5.03%) .NET
4 4 (2.52%) WPF
5 3 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.26%) XSLT
6 2 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.26%) REST
6 2 (1.26%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.26%) jQuery
6 2 (1.26%) NHibernate
6 2 (1.26%) Ajax
6 2 (1.26%) WCF
6 2 (1.26%) LINQ
6 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.26%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.26%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.96%) Thin Client
1 54 (33.96%) Fat Client
2 34 (21.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.77%) iPhone
3 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.52%) Clustering
5 4 (2.52%) Open Source
6 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.26%) DTV
7 2 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.26%) CCTV
7 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.26%) Life Science
7 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.63%) SecurID
8 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 159 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (78.62%) Windows 7
3 44 (27.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (11.32%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.14%) Linux
8 4 (2.52%) Android
8 4 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.22%) Kalman Filter
2 53 (33.33%) ITIL
3 38 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.64%) Project Management
5 35 (22.01%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (20.75%) Workflow
6 33 (20.75%) DevOps
7 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.14%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.14%) MVC
9 3 (1.89%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (1.89%) Load Balancing
9 3 (1.89%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.89%) MVVM
9 3 (1.89%) Change Management
10 2 (1.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.26%) OO
10 2 (1.26%) CRM
10 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.90%) C#
1 38 (23.90%) SQL
2 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
3 35 (22.01%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.26%) Python
4 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.26%) Java
4 2 (1.26%) XAML
4 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (25.79%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (24.53%) CCNA
3 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.66%) MCSE
5 7 (4.40%) MCP
6 5 (3.14%) MCSA
7 3 (1.89%) Degree
8 2 (1.26%) CCIE
8 2 (1.26%) CCNP
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.26%) MCDST
8 2 (1.26%) MCITP
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (29.56%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 72 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (37.11%) XenApp
4 58 (36.48%) Terminal Services
5 53 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.14%) vSphere
7 4 (2.52%) XenServer
8 2 (1.26%) Firmware
8 2 (1.26%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 63 (39.62%) Norton AntiVirus
1 63 (39.62%) Backup Exec
2 34 (21.38%) SCVMM
3 14 (8.81%) SCCM
4 9 (5.66%) SCDPM
5 5 (3.14%) SCOM
6 3 (1.89%) WSUS
6 3 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.26%) Nagios
8 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 134 (84.28%) Microsoft
2 76 (47.80%) VMware
3 67 (42.14%) Citrix
4 64 (40.25%) Symantec
5 51 (32.08%) Veeam
6 48 (30.19%) Cisco
7 32 (20.13%) Oracle
8 16 (10.06%) Kaseya
9 11 (6.92%) Dell
10 10 (6.29%) HP
11 9 (5.66%) TOWER Software
12 8 (5.03%) SonicWALL
13 4 (2.52%) McAfee
14 3 (1.89%) Mitel
14 3 (1.89%) EMC
14 3 (1.89%) Avaya
15 2 (1.26%) Sage
15 2 (1.26%) NetApp
15 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.26%) Sun
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago