Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 279 273
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 59 71 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.61% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 2.44% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 123
City of London median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -12.68%
10th Percentile £25,600 £24,700 £21,825
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,750 £47,000
Central London median annual salary £36,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.46% +11.67% -14.29%

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 2370 2907 4338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.09% 25.02% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2146 2632 3756
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,125 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (98.31%) Windows 7
3 44 (74.58%) Active Directory
4 38 (64.41%) Windows Server
5 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
6 36 (61.02%) Microsoft Office
7 33 (55.93%) Windows 10
8 29 (49.15%) Finance
8 29 (49.15%) VMware
9 28 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
11 23 (38.98%) Citrix
12 19 (32.20%) Firewall
12 19 (32.20%) Office 365
13 18 (30.51%) ITIL
14 16 (27.12%) Blackberry
14 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (18.64%) Cisco
16 11 (18.64%) LAN
16 11 (18.64%) SCCM
17 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
17 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (16.95%) iPhone
17 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
17 10 (16.95%) WAN
17 10 (16.95%) DHCP
17 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (16.95%) SAN
18 9 (15.25%) Banking

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 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (10.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.20%) Office 365
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.78%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) Firewall
2 11 (18.64%) LAN
3 10 (16.95%) DHCP
3 10 (16.95%) SAN
3 10 (16.95%) WAN
4 9 (15.25%) DNS
5 8 (13.56%) VPN
6 7 (11.86%) VoIP
7 5 (8.47%) Internet
7 5 (8.47%) VLAN
8 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
8 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.69%) NAS
10 1 (1.69%) Network Security
10 1 (1.69%) Skype
10 1 (1.69%) SMS
10 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Legal
4 3 (5.08%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Analyst
2 21 (35.59%) Support Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Desktop Support
4 14 (23.73%) IT Support
5 13 (22.03%) Financial Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Service Analyst
7 10 (16.95%) Active Directory Support
7 10 (16.95%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (15.25%) IT Engineer
9 8 (13.56%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (13.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
10 7 (11.86%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (11.86%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (11.86%) Technical Support
10 7 (11.86%) Technical Support Analyst
11 6 (10.17%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Blackberry
2 10 (16.95%) iPhone
3 6 (10.17%) iPad
3 6 (10.17%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.78%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.78%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) BYOD
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (98.31%) Windows 7
3 38 (64.41%) Windows Server
4 33 (55.93%) Windows 10
5 28 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.86%) Linux
8 5 (8.47%) Android
9 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
3 8 (13.56%) Service Management
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Facilities Management
5 5 (8.47%) Task Automation
6 4 (6.78%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.78%) Software Distribution
7 3 (5.08%) Break/Fix
7 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.08%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.08%) Open Source
8 2 (3.39%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.39%) Chat Support
8 2 (3.39%) Customer-Centricity
9 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 6 (10.17%) MCDST
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
5 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (74.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.56%) XenApp
3 8 (13.56%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.69%) iptables
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) SCSM
4 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
2 29 (49.15%) VMware
3 23 (38.98%) Citrix
4 11 (18.64%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) Apple
6 6 (10.17%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Remedy
7 4 (6.78%) Brocade
7 4 (6.78%) Juniper
7 4 (6.78%) Mitel
7 4 (6.78%) Veeam
7 4 (6.78%) Wyse
8 3 (5.08%) McAfee
9 2 (3.39%) Sun
9 2 (3.39%) Symantec
10 1 (1.69%) AppSense
10 1 (1.69%) Dell
10 1 (1.69%) Intel
10 1 (1.69%) Reuters
10 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow