Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 239 203 300
Rank change year-on-year -36 +97 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 2 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.049% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 0.26% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 26
10th Percentile " £51,875 £21,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £56,563 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £66,250 £31,250
Median % change year-on-year -50.94% +112.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £33,750 £74,063 £35,000
90th Percentile " £77,625 £45,000
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £66,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -50.94% +103.85% -

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 964 760 2,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.54% 18.48% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 875 678 1,851
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £79,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,750 £92,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +2.13%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 17 (89.47%) Android
2 17 (89.47%) iPhone
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 17 (89.47%) Mac OS X
2 17 (89.47%) iPad
3 16 (84.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (84.21%) Apple
3 16 (84.21%) Internet
3 16 (84.21%) Blackberry
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) ITIL
3 16 (84.21%) Wireless
3 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 16 (84.21%) Banking
3 16 (84.21%) Asset Management
3 16 (84.21%) Degree
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (84.21%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (5.26%) Social Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS

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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco IOS
2 16 (84.21%) Internet
2 16 (84.21%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 16 (84.21%) Banking
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Desktop Support
2 16 (84.21%) Desktop Support Technician
2 16 (84.21%) Desktop Technician
2 16 (84.21%) Support Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) iPad
1 17 (89.47%) iPhone
2 16 (84.21%) Blackberry
2 16 (84.21%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 17 (89.47%) Android
2 17 (89.47%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Asset Management
1 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Computer Science Degree
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Apple
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) VMware