Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 681 453 541
Rank change year-on-year -228 +88 +36
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 29 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.75% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 182
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,350 £23,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £46,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -30.11% +43.08% -
75th Percentile £34,313 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £40,875 £65,375 £62,500
England median annual salary £28,500 £39,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -27.85% +31.67% -

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,658 3,885 12,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.62% 19.33% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,249 3,275 10,079
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £84,250 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in London

Windows 8
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in London.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in London

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 8 in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in London

Windows 8
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Central London -45 15 £32,500 - 1
East London -20 1 - - 2
West London -74 1 £34,000 +15.25% 2
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (60.71%) Cisco
5 17 (60.71%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (57.14%) Degree
7 15 (53.57%) Android
7 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
8 14 (50.00%) WAN
8 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
8 14 (50.00%) iPhone
8 14 (50.00%) iPad
9 13 (46.43%) Microsoft 365
9 13 (46.43%) Finance
10 12 (42.86%) Wireless
10 12 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (42.86%) Banking
10 12 (42.86%) Asset Management
10 12 (42.86%) Apple
10 12 (42.86%) Internet
10 12 (42.86%) Blackberry
10 12 (42.86%) ITIL
10 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
10 12 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
11 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
12 10 (35.71%) Azure
13 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (28.57%) VMware

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (35.71%) Azure
3 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (50.00%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (42.86%) Internet
3 12 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (14.29%) Skype
6 1 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Social Skills
4 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Desktop Support
2 12 (42.86%) Desktop Support Technician
2 12 (42.86%) Desktop Technician
2 12 (42.86%) Support Technician
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (50.00%) iPad
2 14 (50.00%) iPhone
3 12 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 15 (53.57%) Android
4 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
11 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.29%) Proactive Management
2 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.57%) CRM
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (3.57%) Product Backlog
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Apple
4 8 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 6 (21.43%) Sophos
6 5 (17.86%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) Canon
7 4 (14.29%) SonicWALL
7 4 (14.29%) Xerox
8 2 (7.14%) Veeam
9 1 (3.57%) Adobe
9 1 (3.57%) Citrix
9 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
9 1 (3.57%) Polycom