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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 35 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.40% 3.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.00% 9.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 0
Average salary £29,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
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
100 133 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.74% 33.25% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 88 127 114
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Woking region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) MCP
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) iPhone
8 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (21.43%) Office 365
8 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
8 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
9 2 (14.29%) SCCM

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (14.29%) Lync
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) MPLS
2 2 (14.29%) BGP
2 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 2 (14.29%) VRRP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (14.29%) IPsec
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (14.29%) HSRP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) iPhone
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCP
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) Sage
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
Woking, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
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