Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 98 123
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.43% 1.62% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 7.38% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 20
Essex median annual salary £22,500 £39,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.68% +35.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £17,625 £19,275 £20,575
90th Percentile £30,375 £72,500 £32,000
East of England median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.64% - -1.79%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 287 461 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.50% 21.96% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 253 356 408
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +30.14% -13.10%
10th Percentile £19,250 £27,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Essex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Essex

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Essex

Windows 8
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -3 3 £22,000 +18.92%
Windows 8
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) Handset
3 3 (50.00%) Mitel
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Red Box
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Mitel
2 3 (50.00%) Red Box
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware