Period
to 16 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 261 285
Rank change year-on-year -34 +24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 54 66 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.19% 2.76% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 67
City of London median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £22,650
90th Percentile £47,500 £67,500 £53,950
Central London median annual salary £30,000 £38,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -21.57% +17.69% +8.33%

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 2,466 2,394 3,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.26% 24.01% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,189 2,161 2,722
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £28,700 £30,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 38 (70.37%) Windows 7
4 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 25 (46.30%) Office 365
7 23 (42.59%) Windows 10
7 23 (42.59%) Citrix
8 19 (35.19%) ITIL
8 19 (35.19%) VMware
9 16 (29.63%) SCCM
9 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (27.78%) Finance
10 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
11 14 (25.93%) Firewall
11 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
13 12 (22.22%) Internet
14 11 (20.37%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (18.52%) Service Management
16 9 (16.67%) LAN
16 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
16 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
17 8 (14.81%) VPN
17 8 (14.81%) WAN
17 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X

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 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) Mimecast
3 4 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) G Suite
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Firewall
2 12 (22.22%) Internet
3 11 (20.37%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
4 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.81%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) WAN
6 6 (11.11%) IPsec
6 6 (11.11%) VLAN
6 6 (11.11%) Wireless
7 5 (9.26%) DHCP
7 5 (9.26%) DKIM
7 5 (9.26%) DNS
7 5 (9.26%) NetScaler
7 5 (9.26%) SAN
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.56%) VoIP
9 2 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Law
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Support Engineer
2 16 (29.63%) Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) IT Support
4 11 (20.37%) Desktop Support
4 11 (20.37%) Service Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) IT Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Field Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Field Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.11%) iPhone
3 6 (11.11%) User Experience
4 5 (9.26%) Clustering
5 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (5.56%) iPad
7 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
7 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.70%) Tandem
7 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (70.37%) Windows 7
3 23 (42.59%) Windows 10
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
7 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
8 6 (11.11%) Android
9 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
10 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
10 3 (5.56%) Linux
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Service Management
3 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 6 (11.11%) Open Source
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (9.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.70%) Availability Management
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.70%) ITSM
7 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) C
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CISSP
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.96%) XenApp
5 6 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (9.26%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.85%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) SCCM
2 7 (12.96%) SCOM
3 6 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 5 (9.26%) Backup Exec
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (9.26%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (3.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (42.59%) Citrix
3 19 (35.19%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) Wyse
6 5 (9.26%) Adobe
6 5 (9.26%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (5.56%) Apple
7 3 (5.56%) Google
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle
9 1 (1.85%) iManage
9 1 (1.85%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.85%) Okta
9 1 (1.85%) Samsung