The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 90 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.49% 1.12% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.40% 3.67% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 19
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
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 West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
356 300 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.66% 30.52% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 320 284 407
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,928 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in West Sussex

Windows 8
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Burgess Hill - 2 £27,000 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £24,000 -
Horsham - 1 £20,000 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) iPad
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone
5 3 (42.86%) Draytek
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) iPhone
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
6 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Sophos
6 2 (28.57%) Sage
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) PPTP
5 1 (14.29%) Broadband
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Phone
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Draytek
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Capita
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
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