Period
to 17 December 2018

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

Microsoft Windows 8
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 70 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.42% 2.93% 4.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.04% 9.52% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 31
Guildford median annual salary £20,500 £23,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.87% +9.52% -30.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £26,000 £27,250 £28,750
Surrey median annual salary £24,500 £23,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% -11.54% -5.45%

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 331 273 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 39.98% 30.81% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 299 245 233
Guildford median annual salary £36,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £20,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £67,500 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.43%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 20 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 18 (90.00%) Office 365
2 18 (90.00%) MCSE
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
9 1 (5.00%) iPad
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
9 1 (5.00%) Firewall
9 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Information Security
9 1 (5.00%) MOS
9 1 (5.00%) Apple
9 1 (5.00%) LAN
9 1 (5.00%) WAN
9 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP

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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) IT Support
2 11 (55.00%) Help Desk Support
3 10 (50.00%) IT Technician
4 9 (45.00%) Help Desk Technician
5 8 (40.00%) Analyst
5 8 (40.00%) IT Analyst
5 8 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (35.00%) Graduate
6 7 (35.00%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
6 7 (35.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 7 (35.00%) IT Graduate
6 7 (35.00%) IT Support Technician
6 7 (35.00%) Junior
6 7 (35.00%) Junior Analyst
6 7 (35.00%) Junior IT Support
6 7 (35.00%) Junior IT Technician
6 7 (35.00%) Junior Support Analyst
6 7 (35.00%) Junior Support Technician
6 7 (35.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 20 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) MCSE
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) SAP