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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 60 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% - 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.08% - 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £26,000 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 - £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,400 - £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
144 136 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.92% 22.97% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 113 101 140
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft