The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 45 42
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.02% 5.23% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.17% 12.79% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 15
Median salary £31,500 £34,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.35% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,675 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £42,500 £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,750
% change year-on-year -5.66% -0.93%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 189 219 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 32.09% 40.93% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 313 478 559
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £53,750 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Basingstoke

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
3 9 (69.23%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (15.38%) MCDST
4 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
General
1 9 (69.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) IT Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCDST
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apple