The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 60 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.90% 0.25% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.54% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
113 139 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.57% 34.75% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 100 135 109
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Surrey

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 18 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) MS Office
4 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Avaya
5 6 (40.00%) Lotus
5 6 (40.00%) Apple
5 6 (40.00%) Remedy
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) SLA
5 6 (40.00%) MCP
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (40.00%) IBM Notes
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) Android
5 6 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 6 (40.00%) Handset
6 5 (33.33%) .NET

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
1 6 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) IT Support
5 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (40.00%) Handset
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 6 (40.00%) Android
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (26.67%) Release Management
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCP
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) MCTS
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Avaya
3 6 (40.00%) Lotus
3 6 (40.00%) Apple
3 6 (40.00%) Remedy
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix