Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 58 68
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +49
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.31% 3.46% 3.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.33% 10.45% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 47
Guildford median annual salary £23,000 £21,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £33,800 £28,375 £39,250
Surrey median annual salary £23,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -16.36% -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 Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 271 268 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 32.03% 33.09% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 242 253 454
Guildford median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +3.90% -9.94%
10th Percentile £22,100 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,125 £61,250 £56,250
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Guildford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows 7
3 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
4 22 (78.57%) Windows 10
5 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 14 (50.00%) Office 365
6 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 12 (42.86%) MCSE
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 8 (28.57%) Firewall
11 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 6 (21.43%) VMware
12 6 (21.43%) Finance
12 6 (21.43%) ITIL
12 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
13 5 (17.86%) Citrix
14 4 (14.29%) A+ Certification
14 4 (14.29%) Legal
15 3 (10.71%) Network Security
16 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
16 2 (7.14%) iSeries
16 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile

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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Softphone
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) IT Support
2 14 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) IT Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 7 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
7 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) AS400
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.14%) iPad
1 2 (7.14%) iPhone
1 2 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows 7
3 22 (78.57%) Windows 10
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Coaching
3 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.14%) ITSM
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.14%) Security Management
3 2 (7.14%) Server Patching
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (3.57%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (42.86%) MCSE
3 4 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco