Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 84 97
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.29% 1.97% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 7.96% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 29
Kent median annual salary £28,500 £30,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.56% +35.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,600 £21,200
90th Percentile £33,950 £80,500 £33,500
South East median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -5.36% -

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 228 314 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.24% 24.69% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 211 276 391
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% -3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Kent

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Kent

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Kent over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Kent

Windows 8
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Maidstone -14 1 £20,500 -14.58% 1
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) 802.11
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Support
3 1 (33.33%) Field Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) VB
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Aruba
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
1 1 (33.33%) VMware