The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 52 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.24% 0.19% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 0.48% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £26,000 £32,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +71.05%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
Windows 8
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 210 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.66% 39.18% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 73 119 155
Median salary £37,750 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Watford region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Watford

Windows 8
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 6 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft