Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 293 299 272
Rank change year-on-year +6 -27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 1.88% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 53
City of London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.72% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,600 £25,650
90th Percentile £53,500 £48,850 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -9.72% +7.46%

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 2,261 2,547 2,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.65% 22.81% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,902 2,248 2,152
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,275 £28,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -

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 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows 7
3 24 (85.71%) Windows 10
4 21 (75.00%) Office 365
5 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 20 (71.43%) Windows Server
6 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
8 12 (42.86%) Citrix
8 12 (42.86%) VoIP
9 11 (39.29%) ITIL
10 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
11 9 (32.14%) Android
11 9 (32.14%) Internet
11 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
12 8 (28.57%) Blackberry
12 8 (28.57%) Firewall
12 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
12 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
12 8 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (25.00%) DNS
14 6 (21.43%) Cisco
14 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
14 6 (21.43%) Wireless
14 6 (21.43%) Service Management
14 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
14 6 (21.43%) iPhone
14 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (21.43%) Time Management

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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Azure
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) VoIP
2 9 (32.14%) Internet
2 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) Wireless
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
7 4 (14.29%) DHCP
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (10.71%) WAN
9 1 (3.57%) HTTP
9 1 (3.57%) MPLS
9 1 (3.57%) NAS
9 1 (3.57%) SAN
9 1 (3.57%) SMTP
9 1 (3.57%) SNMP
9 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) IT Support
3 11 (39.29%) Support Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) IT Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (32.14%) Desktop Support
6 7 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory Support
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Exchange Support
7 6 (21.43%) Server Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Server Support
7 6 (21.43%) Server Support Analyst
8 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
9 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
10 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) iPad
2 6 (21.43%) iPhone
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Tandem
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows 7
3 24 (85.71%) Windows 10
4 20 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
6 9 (32.14%) Android
7 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
12 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (21.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Network Management
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (3.57%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) MCDST
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) Perfmon
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Sophos
6 2 (7.14%) Wyse
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Aruba
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.57%) Sage
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam