Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 284 310
Rank change year-on-year -48 +26 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 57 103 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.41% 0.75% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 3.15% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 97 78
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% +7.46% +11.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,550 £60,000 £63,750
London median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -4.62% +4.84% -

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,307 3,270 3,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.56% 23.84% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,922 2,917 3,305
Central London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,375 £85,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - +4.76%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Central London

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Central London

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Central London over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Central London

Windows 8
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -31 48 £32,500 -9.72% 6
West End of London - 3 £27,500 - 1
City of Westminster -1 1 £24,000 -2.04%
Windows 8
London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
2 41 (71.93%) Windows 7
3 31 (54.39%) Office 365
4 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 29 (50.88%) Windows 10
6 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
7 19 (33.33%) Citrix
8 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 18 (31.58%) SCCM
8 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (29.82%) VMware
9 17 (29.82%) Firewall
10 15 (26.32%) ITIL
10 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
11 14 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (19.30%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
13 11 (19.30%) Mac OS X
13 11 (19.30%) Service Management
13 11 (19.30%) LAN
14 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
14 10 (17.54%) WAN
14 10 (17.54%) Internet
14 10 (17.54%) Finance
14 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
15 9 (15.79%) Android

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 14 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 31 (54.39%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Mimecast
3 4 (7.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) G Suite
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 11 (19.30%) LAN
2 11 (19.30%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (17.54%) Internet
3 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) WAN
4 9 (15.79%) VPN
5 7 (12.28%) IPsec
5 7 (12.28%) VLAN
5 7 (12.28%) Wireless
6 6 (10.53%) DHCP
6 6 (10.53%) DKIM
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
6 6 (10.53%) NetScaler
6 6 (10.53%) SAN
7 4 (7.02%) VoIP
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.26%) Skype
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Law
2 6 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Desktop Support
2 13 (22.81%) IT Support
3 11 (19.30%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (12.28%) IT Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Field Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Clustering
2 6 (10.53%) iPhone
3 5 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) e-Learning
5 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.26%) iPad
5 3 (5.26%) Learning Management System
5 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.51%) Tandem
6 2 (3.51%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (71.93%) Windows 7
3 29 (50.88%) Windows 10
4 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (19.30%) Mac OS X
7 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
8 9 (15.79%) Android
9 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
10 5 (8.77%) Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Service Management
3 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.26%) Coaching
6 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.51%) Antivirus Management
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.51%) Line Management
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.51%) Open Source
7 2 (3.51%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.51%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) C
3 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) VB
3 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) CISSP
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.04%) XenApp
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.51%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.51%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) SCCM
2 8 (14.04%) SCOM
3 6 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.51%) SCSM
4 2 (3.51%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.75%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) Citrix
3 17 (29.82%) VMware
4 8 (14.04%) Adobe
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco
6 6 (10.53%) HP
6 6 (10.53%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (7.02%) Apple
7 4 (7.02%) iManage
8 3 (5.26%) Aderant
8 3 (5.26%) Google
9 2 (3.51%) Ivanti
9 2 (3.51%) McAfee
9 2 (3.51%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.51%) Okta
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle
9 2 (3.51%) Wyse
10 1 (1.75%) CommVault
10 1 (1.75%) IBM
10 1 (1.75%) Sage