The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 18 38 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.59% 5.67% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 13.01% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 4
Median salary £21,000 £28,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -45.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £47,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 150 292 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 46.58% 43.58% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 143 193 242
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Guildford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (97.30%) Windows 10
3 35 (94.59%) Windows 7
4 34 (91.89%) Active Directory
5 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
5 32 (86.49%) Office 365
6 26 (70.27%) Hyper-V
7 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (64.86%) TCP/IP
8 23 (62.16%) MS Excel
8 23 (62.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (56.76%) Firewall
9 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (35.14%) MS Office
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
12 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
12 7 (18.92%) VMware
13 5 (13.51%) MCSE
13 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (8.11%) Avaya
14 3 (8.11%) ITIL
14 3 (8.11%) Linux
14 3 (8.11%) SCCM
14 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 2 (5.41%) Skype
15 2 (5.41%) G Suite
15 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
15 2 (5.41%) Polycom
15 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (5.41%) CentOS

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (62.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (35.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (86.49%) Office 365
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) TCP/IP
2 21 (56.76%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) Skype
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
General
1 2 (5.41%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) IT Support
2 25 (67.57%) IT Engineer
3 23 (62.16%) Support Engineer
4 22 (59.46%) Desktop Engineer
4 22 (59.46%) Desktop Support
4 22 (59.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 22 (59.46%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (10.81%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Handset
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (97.30%) Windows 10
3 35 (94.59%) Windows 7
4 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (62.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.11%) Linux
8 2 (5.41%) CentOS
8 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.11%) ITIL
2 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
2 1 (2.70%) Change Management
2 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
2 1 (2.70%) Information Security
2 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
2 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
2 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
2 1 (2.70%) Security Management
2 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
2 1 (2.70%) Service Management
2 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCSE
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (91.89%) Active Directory
2 26 (70.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Avaya
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) Polycom
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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