Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 326 315 291
Rank change year-on-year -11 -24 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 44 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.34% 0.55% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% 2.41% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 82 90
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% +10.74% -6.92%
10th Percentile £22,800 £21,600 £21,925
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £63,750
London median annual salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -1.56% - +1.59%

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 3,065 3,355 3,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.60% 22.97% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,682 3,007 2,950
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 +7 34 £32,500 -9.72% 7
West End of London - 3 £31,000 -
Windows 8
London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Windows 7
3 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
4 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
5 26 (59.09%) Windows 10
6 25 (56.82%) Office 365
7 18 (40.91%) ITIL
8 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (36.36%) Firewall
8 16 (36.36%) SCCM
9 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
9 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (31.82%) Hyper-V
10 14 (31.82%) VMware
11 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
12 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (27.27%) Citrix
12 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
13 11 (25.00%) LAN
13 11 (25.00%) WAN
13 11 (25.00%) Linux
13 11 (25.00%) Service Management
13 11 (25.00%) Internet
13 11 (25.00%) Finance
14 10 (22.73%) DHCP
14 10 (22.73%) DNS
14 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010

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 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (56.82%) Office 365
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.91%) Mimecast
4 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.82%) G Suite
6 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.27%) GitHub
7 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (25.00%) Internet
3 11 (25.00%) LAN
3 11 (25.00%) WAN
4 10 (22.73%) DHCP
4 10 (22.73%) DNS
5 9 (20.45%) VPN
6 8 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (18.18%) VLAN
7 7 (15.91%) IPsec
7 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
7 7 (15.91%) SAN
8 6 (13.64%) DKIM
8 6 (13.64%) Wireless
9 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.55%) VoIP
11 1 (2.27%) NAS
11 1 (2.27%) Softphone
11 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 9 (20.45%) IT Support
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Azure Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Field Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Deskside Support
7 4 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.09%) iPad
3 4 (9.09%) iPhone
3 4 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 4 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Windows 7
3 26 (59.09%) Windows 10
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
6 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (20.45%) Android
9 7 (15.91%) Mac OS X
10 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
11 5 (11.36%) Mac OS
11 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Service Management
3 8 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (15.91%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) Data Analytics
7 4 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
7 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.82%) Line Management
8 3 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.82%) Time Management
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.55%) ITSM
9 2 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.82%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.55%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) SCCM
2 7 (15.91%) SCOM
2 7 (15.91%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (13.64%) Backup Exec
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.55%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
5 8 (18.18%) HP
6 6 (13.64%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle
7 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.09%) Apple
8 4 (9.09%) Ivanti
9 3 (6.82%) Adobe
9 3 (6.82%) Google
9 3 (6.82%) McAfee
9 3 (6.82%) MobileIron
9 3 (6.82%) Okta
9 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.27%) ConnectWise
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow