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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 46 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.06% 3.38% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 8.26% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £26,000 £29,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £52,500 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
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
74 109 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 26.24% 40.98% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 97 128
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) iPhone
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) VMware