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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 47 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.31% 0.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 2.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £51,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
Windows 8
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
117 121 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 36.00% 21.42% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 111 109 99
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Woking

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) CQG
5 1 (20.00%) Reuters
5 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (20.00%) EasyScreen

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
1 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (20.00%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Reuters
3 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (20.00%) EasyScreen
3 1 (20.00%) CQG
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (20.00%) Patsystems
3 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft