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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 111 167 183
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 101 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.26% 1.05% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.70% 3.74% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 94 47 28
Average salary £29,750 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
1508 1390 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.69% 28.05% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1223 1186
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +16 15 £38,500 - 1
Dorking +14 11 £35,000 +48.93%
Redhill -2 5 £23,563 -5.75% 1
Chertsey - 5 £40,000 -
Farnham - 5 £26,000 - 1
Tadworth - 3 £28,000 - 1
Weybridge +7 2 £35,000 -14.63%
Woking +3 2 £25,000 +6.38%
Godalming -11 1 - -
Leatherhead -12 1 - -
Esher - 1 £23,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 95 (61.69%) Active Directory
4 90 (58.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (56.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (55.84%) Microsoft
7 75 (48.70%) VMware
8 74 (48.05%) MS Exchange
9 69 (44.81%) MS Excel
10 60 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 49 (31.82%) MS Office
12 48 (31.17%) WAN
13 45 (29.22%) Windows XP
14 43 (27.92%) Cisco
15 39 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (24.68%) SQL Server
17 36 (23.38%) ITIL
18 35 (22.73%) Office 365
19 34 (22.08%) LAN
20 33 (21.43%) Hyper-V
21 32 (20.78%) TCP/IP
21 32 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (20.13%) Firewall
23 29 (18.83%) MCP
24 26 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
25 24 (15.58%) Dell
25 24 (15.58%) DNS
26 23 (14.94%) MCSA
27 22 (14.29%) HP
28 21 (13.64%) iPhone

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 74 (48.05%) MS Exchange
2 26 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.60%) IIS
9 2 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.65%) Confluence
10 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 69 (44.81%) MS Excel
2 49 (31.82%) MS Office
3 6 (3.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.95%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (31.17%) WAN
2 34 (22.08%) LAN
3 32 (20.78%) TCP/IP
4 31 (20.13%) Firewall
5 24 (15.58%) DNS
6 19 (12.34%) Internet
6 19 (12.34%) DHCP
7 15 (9.74%) SAN
8 13 (8.44%) VoIP
9 10 (6.49%) Intranet
10 9 (5.84%) VLAN
11 7 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (3.90%) PBX
12 6 (3.90%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (3.90%) Softswitch
13 4 (2.60%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.95%) Broadband
14 3 (1.95%) WLAN
14 3 (1.95%) VPN
15 2 (1.30%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) LINQPad
2 1 (0.65%) FishEye
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.79%) Finance
3 6 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.60%) Front Office
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (19.48%) Support Engineer
2 29 (18.83%) IT Support
3 23 (14.94%) Analyst
4 21 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 20 (12.99%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (11.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 18 (11.69%) Desktop Support
7 14 (9.09%) Administrator
8 12 (7.79%) Technical Support
9 10 (6.49%) IT Consultant
9 10 (6.49%) Consultant
9 10 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Support Consultant
10 9 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.19%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (5.19%) IT Support Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) NOC Engineer
13 6 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
13 6 (3.90%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) .NET
1 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.30%) jQuery
1 2 (1.30%) V-Ray
1 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (0.65%) CSS
2 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.64%) iPhone
2 18 (11.69%) iPad
3 17 (11.04%) Blackberry
4 14 (9.09%) AS400
5 5 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.60%) RMADS
6 4 (2.60%) PMI
7 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) PDA
9 1 (0.65%) EPoS
9 1 (0.65%) LIMS
9 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Eurex
9 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 90 (58.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (56.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (29.22%) Windows XP
6 32 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (8.44%) Windows Mobile
7 13 (8.44%) Linux
8 10 (6.49%) Windows Vista
9 8 (5.19%) Android
9 8 (5.19%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.60%) Fedora
11 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.38%) ITIL
2 17 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (9.09%) Service Management
4 13 (8.44%) Project Management
5 11 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.19%) Security Management
6 8 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.55%) Time Management
7 7 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 5 (3.25%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.25%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (3.25%) Network Management
8 5 (3.25%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (1.95%) Information Security
9 3 (1.95%) Configuration Management
9 3 (1.95%) Mobile Development
10 2 (1.30%) Scrum
10 2 (1.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.39%) SQL
2 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.95%) C#
4 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (18.83%) MCP
3 23 (14.94%) MCSA
4 11 (7.14%) Degree
5 7 (4.55%) MCSE
6 6 (3.90%) CCNA
6 6 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.25%) MCTS
8 4 (2.60%) MCITP
8 4 (2.60%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.60%) CCA
8 4 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.95%) CCNP
9 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.65%) GIAC
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.34%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (61.69%) Active Directory
2 60 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.90%) XenServer
4 6 (3.90%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.60%) vSphere
6 3 (1.95%) XenApp
7 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.25%) SCCM
3 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 86 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 75 (48.70%) VMware
3 43 (27.92%) Cisco
4 24 (15.58%) Dell
5 22 (14.29%) HP
6 15 (9.74%) NETGEAR
6 15 (9.74%) 3Com
7 13 (8.44%) Citrix
8 10 (6.49%) Avaya
8 10 (6.49%) Apple
9 9 (5.84%) Symantec
9 9 (5.84%) Veeam
9 9 (5.84%) SonicWALL
10 6 (3.90%) Remedy
10 6 (3.90%) Adobe
11 4 (2.60%) McAfee
11 4 (2.60%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.95%) AppSense
12 3 (1.95%) Mitel
12 3 (1.95%) SOTI
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