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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 40 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.21% 1.59% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 5.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
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
68 134 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.00% 30.52% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 126 107
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,500
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 21 November 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (40.00%) ITIL
7 4 (40.00%) VPN
7 4 (40.00%) Office 365
8 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (30.00%) VMware
8 3 (30.00%) Degree
8 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 2 (20.00%) VoIP
9 2 (20.00%) Java
9 2 (20.00%) .NET
9 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
9 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (20.00%) Internet

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) VRRP
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco