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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 96 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% 1.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.59% 3.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £20,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
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
341 307 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.20% 27.86% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 292 281 307
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 2014. 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
Haywards Heath -6 1 £22,000 -4.34%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £19,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
3 36 (83.72%) Windows 7
4 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
5 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
6 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (65.12%) VPN
7 28 (65.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (62.79%) Firewall
9 26 (60.47%) DNS
9 26 (60.47%) DHCP
10 22 (51.16%) Windows XP
10 22 (51.16%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
12 20 (46.51%) MS Office
12 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (41.86%) WAN
14 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
15 16 (37.21%) LAN
15 16 (37.21%) SLA
15 16 (37.21%) SQL
16 15 (34.88%) FTP
16 15 (34.88%) DMZ
17 14 (32.56%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (27.91%) Draytek
18 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
19 11 (25.58%) Cisco
19 11 (25.58%) Sage
19 11 (25.58%) Blackberry
19 11 (25.58%) Symantec

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 14 (32.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (23.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Office
2 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (65.12%) VPN
2 27 (62.79%) Firewall
3 26 (60.47%) DNS
3 26 (60.47%) DHCP
4 22 (51.16%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (41.86%) WAN
6 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
7 16 (37.21%) LAN
8 15 (34.88%) FTP
8 15 (34.88%) DMZ
9 10 (23.26%) VoIP
10 9 (20.93%) SAN
11 7 (16.28%) Broadband
12 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (9.30%) IPsec
13 4 (9.30%) PPTP
13 4 (9.30%) SSL
14 2 (4.65%) Wireless
15 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Analyst
2 21 (48.84%) Support Analyst
3 15 (34.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (23.26%) Desktop Support
5 8 (18.60%) IT Support
6 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Field Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Support Analyst
8 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
8 5 (11.63%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.98%) Escalation Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
10 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) COM
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.33%) HTML5
2 1 (2.33%) CSS3
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Blackberry
1 11 (25.58%) iPhone
1 11 (25.58%) iPad
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (83.72%) Windows 7
3 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (65.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (51.16%) Windows XP
6 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (25.58%) Windows Phone
7 11 (25.58%) Windows Vista
7 11 (25.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.63%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (2.33%) MVC
2 1 (2.33%) Scrum
2 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (2.33%) TDD
2 1 (2.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (2.33%) BDD
2 1 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) MCSE
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Terminal Server
3 5 (11.63%) Xen
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Draytek
3 11 (25.58%) Cisco
3 11 (25.58%) Sage
3 11 (25.58%) Symantec
4 10 (23.26%) Sophos
4 10 (23.26%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.33%) Capita
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.33%) HP