Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 318 239
Rank change year-on-year +13 -79 +39
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 25 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.24% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 1.06% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 81
City of London median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,375 £65,750 £50,000
Central London median annual salary £31,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -7.46% +11.67% -7.69%

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,348 2,363 2,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.72% 22.25% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,087 2,152 2,384
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in the City of London

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in the City of London

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Windows 7
3 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
5 17 (62.96%) Windows 10
6 16 (59.26%) ITIL
6 16 (59.26%) Office 365
7 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
9 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (37.04%) Finance
10 10 (37.04%) Citrix
11 9 (33.33%) Android
11 9 (33.33%) SCCM
11 9 (33.33%) Internet
11 9 (33.33%) Service Management
12 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
13 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
13 7 (25.93%) LAN
13 7 (25.93%) WAN
14 6 (22.22%) VoIP
14 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
14 6 (22.22%) iPad
14 6 (22.22%) iPhone
14 6 (22.22%) Time Management
14 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
15 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Mimecast
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 9 (33.33%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 6 (22.22%) VoIP
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) DHCP
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (7.41%) DKIM
9 1 (3.70%) Skype
9 1 (3.70%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Desktop Support
2 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) IT Support
3 7 (25.93%) IT Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (14.81%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (14.81%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
7 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) iPad
1 6 (22.22%) iPhone
2 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Smartphone
4 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Clustering
6 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) Windows 10
4 9 (33.33%) Android
5 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
9 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 1 (3.70%) VMS
10 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (33.33%) Service Management
4 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 6 (22.22%) Time Management
5 4 (14.81%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Antivirus Management
6 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
8 1 (3.70%) Email Filtering
8 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) BitLocker
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
2 3 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Ivanti
5 3 (11.11%) Apple
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) MobileIron
5 3 (11.11%) Okta
6 2 (7.41%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (3.70%) ConnectWise
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.70%) Wyse