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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 148 188 200
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 67 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.44% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 2.92% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 27
Average salary £37,500 £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
1485 1440 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 31.86% 27.06% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1287 1398
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 30 June 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 June 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 +31 17 £28,750 - 2
Leatherhead -3 6 £36,000 +2.85%
Chertsey +1 3 £40,000 +63.26%
Farnham - 3 £24,500 - 1
Weybridge +6 2 £38,750 +43.51%
Godalming - 2 £40,000 -
Redhill - 2 £21,000 - 1
Woking +23 1 £51,500 +87.27%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £24,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (75.42%) Active Directory
3 84 (71.19%) Windows 7
4 75 (63.56%) Microsoft
5 64 (54.24%) MS Exchange
6 55 (46.61%) VMware
7 52 (44.07%) MS Excel
8 48 (40.68%) Cisco
9 45 (38.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (38.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 43 (36.44%) MS Office
11 41 (34.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (29.66%) WAN
13 34 (28.81%) Windows XP
14 32 (27.12%) LAN
14 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
15 29 (24.58%) SLA
16 28 (23.73%) Firewall
17 25 (21.19%) Hyper-V
18 23 (19.49%) Citrix
19 22 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (18.64%) Office 365
20 21 (17.80%) ITIL
20 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
21 20 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
22 19 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2010
22 19 (16.10%) Symantec
22 19 (16.10%) CCNA
23 18 (15.25%) HP
23 18 (15.25%) MCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 64 (54.24%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (9.32%) Lync
6 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.54%) IIS
8 2 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.69%) Node.js
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (44.07%) MS Excel
2 43 (36.44%) MS Office
3 5 (4.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.66%) WAN
2 32 (27.12%) LAN
3 28 (23.73%) Firewall
4 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
5 15 (12.71%) SAN
6 14 (11.86%) DNS
7 13 (11.02%) VoIP
8 12 (10.17%) DHCP
9 7 (5.93%) VLAN
9 7 (5.93%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (5.08%) Softswitch
10 6 (5.08%) H.323
10 6 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (5.08%) PBX
11 5 (4.24%) ISDN
11 5 (4.24%) VPN
12 3 (2.54%) WLAN
12 3 (2.54%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.54%) Broadband
12 3 (2.54%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) JIRA
1 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
1 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
1 6 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.39%) Front Office
3 3 (2.54%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.95%) IT Support
3 15 (12.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (11.86%) Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Desktop Support
6 11 (9.32%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Developer
9 7 (5.93%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) IT Consultant
10 6 (5.08%) Consultant
10 6 (5.08%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Service Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Support Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) WCF
1 2 (1.69%) WPF
1 2 (1.69%) LINQ
1 2 (1.69%) jQuery
1 2 (1.69%) V-Ray
1 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (1.69%) REST
1 2 (1.69%) Backbone.js
1 2 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
1 2 (1.69%) HTML
1 2 (1.69%) .NET
1 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.69%) CSS
1 2 (1.69%) NHibernate
2 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Thin Client
1 12 (10.17%) Fat Client
2 7 (5.93%) iPhone
3 5 (4.24%) iPad
3 5 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.39%) PMI
5 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.69%) RMADS
6 2 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Eurex
7 1 (0.85%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.85%) EPoS
7 1 (0.85%) LIMS
7 1 (0.85%) PDA
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 118 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (71.19%) Windows 7
3 45 (38.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (34.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (28.81%) Windows XP
6 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (11.02%) Linux
8 10 (8.47%) Mac OS X
9 8 (6.78%) Android
10 6 (5.08%) Windows Vista
11 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.69%) Fedora
13 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.80%) ITIL
2 17 (14.41%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (8.47%) Project Management
4 7 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.08%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.08%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.24%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (4.24%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.39%) Security Management
7 4 (3.39%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (2.54%) Android Development
8 3 (2.54%) iOS Development
8 3 (2.54%) Mobile Development
8 3 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.54%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.54%) Time Management
9 2 (1.69%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (1.69%) Open Source
9 2 (1.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.93%) SQL
2 3 (2.54%) C#
2 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (16.10%) CCNA
4 18 (15.25%) MCP
5 11 (9.32%) MCSA
6 10 (8.47%) MCSE
7 5 (4.24%) MCTS
8 4 (3.39%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.54%) Degree
10 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) MCITP
10 2 (1.69%) CCNP
10 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) CCA
11 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CCIE
11 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) GIAC
11 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.58%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (75.42%) Active Directory
2 45 (38.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.19%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.86%) XenApp
5 12 (10.17%) Terminal Services
6 6 (5.08%) XenServer
6 6 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.08%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.69%) vSphere
7 2 (1.69%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.85%) Firmware
8 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 17 (14.41%) Backup Exec
2 14 (11.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.08%) SCCM
4 2 (1.69%) SCOM
4 2 (1.69%) WSUS
5 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.85%) Nagios
5 1 (0.85%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 75 (63.56%) Microsoft
2 55 (46.61%) VMware
3 48 (40.68%) Cisco
4 23 (19.49%) Citrix
5 19 (16.10%) Symantec
6 18 (15.25%) HP
7 16 (13.56%) Dell
8 14 (11.86%) Veeam
9 13 (11.02%) 3Com
9 13 (11.02%) NETGEAR
10 7 (5.93%) Apple
11 5 (4.24%) Adobe
11 5 (4.24%) Remedy
12 4 (3.39%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.69%) Kaspersky
13 2 (1.69%) McAfee
13 2 (1.69%) AppSense
13 2 (1.69%) EMC
14 1 (0.85%) IBM
14 1 (0.85%) Sun
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