Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 44
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.98% 1.37% 4.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.80% 4.29% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 17
Croydon median annual salary £27,000 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.59% -12.82% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,375 £24,150
90th Percentile £28,550 £34,500 £45,000
South London median annual salary £27,000 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -19.23% +18.18%

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 Croydon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 140 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.10% 31.96% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 90 133 129
Croydon median annual salary £37,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.84% +6.41% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,725 £21,350 £22,250
90th Percentile £70,125 £58,500 £57,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Croydon

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Support
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Support
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware