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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 111 124 176
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +52
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 77 98 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.26% 2.22% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.21% 6.70% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 44
Median salary £28,500 £31,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
1068 1462 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 31.37% 33.10% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1314 1235
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +11 16 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Guildford +17 13 £25,000 -35.06% 2
Leatherhead +25 9 £30,000 -
Farnham -3 9 £28,500 +12.87%
Egham - 5 £27,500 - 1
Godalming +7 2 £24,000 - 1
Dorking -4 2 £19,000 -45.71%
Epsom - 2 £28,750 - 2
Redhill +18 1 - -
Esher -3 1 £24,000 +2.12%
Oxted - 1 £35,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (76.61%) Active Directory
3 129 (75.44%) Microsoft
4 122 (71.35%) Windows 7
5 79 (46.20%) MS Exchange
6 77 (45.03%) VMware
7 74 (43.27%) MS Excel
8 72 (42.11%) Windows Server
9 67 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (38.01%) MS Office
11 58 (33.92%) Windows XP
12 57 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 54 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 51 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 49 (28.65%) Cisco
16 48 (28.07%) Windows 10
17 46 (26.90%) Firewall
18 40 (23.39%) Hyper-V
18 40 (23.39%) Office 365
19 35 (20.47%) MCSE
20 34 (19.88%) DNS
21 30 (17.54%) Citrix
22 29 (16.96%) Degree
23 25 (14.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 24 (14.04%) Pharmaceutical
24 24 (14.04%) VPN
25 23 (13.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
25 23 (13.45%) Virtual Servers
26 22 (12.87%) Mentoring
26 22 (12.87%) Computer Science

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 79 (46.20%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.19%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.34%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 74 (43.27%) MS Excel
2 65 (38.01%) MS Office
3 8 (4.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 40 (23.39%) Office 365
2 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.90%) Firewall
2 34 (19.88%) DNS
3 24 (14.04%) VPN
4 22 (12.87%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (12.87%) DHCP
4 22 (12.87%) SAN
5 16 (9.36%) TCP/IP
6 12 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
7 11 (6.43%) WAN
8 6 (3.51%) LAN
9 5 (2.92%) Internet
9 5 (2.92%) SNMP
10 4 (2.34%) Skype
10 4 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.75%) Network Security
11 3 (1.75%) SSL
11 3 (1.75%) VLAN
11 3 (1.75%) VoIP
11 3 (1.75%) Wireless
12 2 (1.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (14.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 22 (12.87%) Retail
3 11 (6.43%) Finance
4 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.75%) French Language
5 3 (1.75%) German Language
5 3 (1.75%) Greek Language
5 3 (1.75%) Legal
5 3 (1.75%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (26.32%) Analyst
2 37 (21.64%) Support Engineer
3 36 (21.05%) IT Support
4 30 (17.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (14.62%) Support Analyst
6 23 (13.45%) Help Desk Analyst
6 23 (13.45%) IT Analyst
7 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (12.28%) Desktop Support
8 21 (12.28%) Network Engineer
9 20 (11.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 19 (11.11%) Service Analyst
10 19 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
11 18 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
11 18 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
12 16 (9.36%) Desktop Engineer
12 16 (9.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 15 (8.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 14 (8.19%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.34%) .NET
2 2 (1.17%) XMPP
3 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.58%) CGI
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
3 1 (0.58%) CSS3
3 1 (0.58%) EDI
3 1 (0.58%) HTML
3 1 (0.58%) HTML5
3 1 (0.58%) JSON
3 1 (0.58%) SGML
3 1 (0.58%) SOAP
3 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.58%) VRML
3 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) Computer Science
1 22 (12.87%) FMCG
1 22 (12.87%) Visualisation
2 5 (2.92%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.92%) Clustering
2 5 (2.92%) Replication
3 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.75%) iPhone
3 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.17%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (71.35%) Windows 7
3 72 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 67 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (33.92%) Windows XP
6 54 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (28.07%) Windows 10
8 21 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (7.60%) Linux
10 8 (4.68%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.92%) Android
11 5 (2.92%) Solaris
12 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.34%) Fedora
12 4 (2.34%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
13 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.87%) Mentoring
2 18 (10.53%) ITIL
3 11 (6.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (5.26%) ITSM
5 8 (4.68%) Presales
5 8 (4.68%) PRINCE
5 8 (4.68%) Project Management
6 5 (2.92%) Incident Management
6 5 (2.92%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (2.92%) Performance Management
6 5 (2.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (2.92%) Time Management
6 5 (2.92%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (2.34%) Business Transformation
7 4 (2.34%) Line Management
7 4 (2.34%) Logistics
7 4 (2.34%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (1.75%) CRM
9 2 (1.17%) ERP
9 2 (1.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.75%) C
2 3 (1.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.58%) C#
3 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
3 1 (0.58%) VB
3 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (20.47%) MCSE
3 29 (16.96%) Degree
4 25 (14.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (12.87%) CCNA
5 22 (12.87%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (11.70%) MCP
7 11 (6.43%) MCSA
8 10 (5.85%) MCITP
9 8 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (4.68%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.68%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.34%) MCDST
11 3 (1.75%) CCA
11 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.17%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) QA
1 7 (4.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.75%) RMADS
System Software
1 131 (76.61%) Active Directory
2 51 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (23.39%) Hyper-V
4 23 (13.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 23 (13.45%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (2.92%) DFS Replication
5 5 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.92%) vSphere
6 3 (1.75%) XenApp
6 3 (1.75%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.36%) SCCM
2 7 (4.09%) SCOM
3 6 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.92%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (2.92%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.92%) SCSM
4 5 (2.92%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.58%) DameWare
5 1 (0.58%) Nagios
5 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (75.44%) Microsoft
2 77 (45.03%) VMware
3 49 (28.65%) Cisco
4 30 (17.54%) Citrix
5 22 (12.87%) IBM
6 17 (9.94%) HP
7 16 (9.36%) Intel Security
8 11 (6.43%) Apple
8 11 (6.43%) Oracle
9 10 (5.85%) EMC
9 10 (5.85%) F5
9 10 (5.85%) NetApp
9 10 (5.85%) Palo Alto
9 10 (5.85%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.92%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.34%) Canon
11 4 (2.34%) CommVault
11 4 (2.34%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.75%) Sophos
12 3 (1.75%) Symantec
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