Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 549 493 420
Rank change year-on-year -56 -73 -115
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 225 344 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.49% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.58% 2.01% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 191 326 447
London median annual salary £32,000 £32,000 £32,000
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £53,450
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%

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 14,209 17,093 17,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.62% 24.35% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11,749 13,706 15,150
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in London

Windows 8
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in London

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -19 43 £32,500 -2.99% 8
West London +26 26 £27,500 -8.33% 3
East London +3 8 £27,500 -5.17% 2
South London -22 7 £28,500 +3.64%
North London +10 5 £55,000 +120.00%
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 175 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 174 (77.33%) Active Directory
4 167 (74.22%) Microsoft
5 136 (60.44%) Windows 10
6 127 (56.44%) Office 365
7 102 (45.33%) Windows Server
8 91 (40.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 85 (37.78%) Firewall
10 84 (37.33%) MS Exchange
11 83 (36.89%) Microsoft Office
12 79 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 71 (31.56%) VMware
14 69 (30.67%) Citrix
15 58 (25.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 54 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 54 (24.00%) Hyper-V
16 54 (24.00%) DNS
17 51 (22.67%) ITIL
18 48 (21.33%) DHCP
19 44 (19.56%) LAN
20 39 (17.33%) TCP/IP
21 38 (16.89%) SCCM
22 37 (16.44%) Cisco
22 37 (16.44%) Linux
23 36 (16.00%) WAN
24 35 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
24 35 (15.56%) Internet
25 34 (15.11%) Windows XP
25 34 (15.11%) VPN

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 84 (37.33%) MS Exchange
2 34 (15.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 19 (8.44%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.67%) IIS
6 6 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.78%) Apache
8 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.89%) CMS
9 2 (0.89%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 83 (36.89%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.33%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.44%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.44%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.44%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 127 (56.44%) Office 365
2 54 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (9.78%) Mimecast
5 16 (7.11%) IaaS
6 15 (6.67%) PaaS
7 10 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (2.22%) SaaS
9 3 (1.33%) G Suite
10 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.89%) Yammer
11 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 85 (37.78%) Firewall
2 54 (24.00%) DNS
3 48 (21.33%) DHCP
4 44 (19.56%) LAN
5 39 (17.33%) TCP/IP
6 36 (16.00%) WAN
7 35 (15.56%) Internet
8 34 (15.11%) VPN
9 28 (12.44%) SAN
10 21 (9.33%) VLAN
11 14 (6.22%) SSL
12 11 (4.89%) NetScaler
12 11 (4.89%) Skype
12 11 (4.89%) VoIP
12 11 (4.89%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (4.89%) Wireless
13 9 (4.00%) Unified Communications
14 8 (3.56%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (3.11%) IPsec
16 6 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.44%) Power BI
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) MSI
2 2 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (0.89%) Hudson
3 1 (0.44%) Gatling
3 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) JMeter
3 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (11.56%) Finance
2 11 (4.89%) Legal
3 10 (4.44%) Retail
4 9 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.22%) Banking
5 5 (2.22%) Law
6 2 (0.89%) Advertising
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 2 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) French Language
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 31 (13.78%) Analyst
2 31 (13.78%) IT Support
3 30 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 27 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 25 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 25 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 24 (10.67%) Support Analyst
7 22 (9.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (8.89%) Citrix Support
8 20 (8.89%) Exchange Support
9 18 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 18 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
9 18 (8.00%) Server Support
9 18 (8.00%) Windows Server Support
10 17 (7.56%) Citrix Engineer
10 17 (7.56%) IT Analyst
11 16 (7.11%) 1st Line Support
11 16 (7.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 16 (7.11%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.11%) Web Services
2 3 (1.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.89%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) COM
4 1 (0.44%) JSON
4 1 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.56%) iPhone
2 22 (9.78%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.56%) Blackberry
5 11 (4.89%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (4.44%) Clustering
6 10 (4.44%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.11%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.67%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.22%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.22%) Fat Client
9 5 (2.22%) Fintech
9 5 (2.22%) iPad
9 5 (2.22%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.22%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.33%) EPoS
11 3 (1.33%) Eurex
11 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.33%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 175 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 136 (60.44%) Windows 10
4 102 (45.33%) Windows Server
5 91 (40.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (16.44%) Linux
8 34 (15.11%) Windows XP
9 29 (12.89%) Mac OS X
10 19 (8.44%) Android
11 12 (5.33%) Apple iOS
12 11 (4.89%) Windows Phone
13 10 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (4.44%) Windows Vista
14 9 (4.00%) Mac OS
15 8 (3.56%) Unix
15 8 (3.56%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (1.78%) AIX
18 3 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.67%) ITIL
2 27 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (11.56%) Presales
4 16 (7.11%) Service Management
5 14 (6.22%) Application Packaging
5 14 (6.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 14 (6.22%) Service Desk Management
6 13 (5.78%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (4.89%) Asset Management
8 10 (4.44%) Migration
9 9 (4.00%) Analytics
9 9 (4.00%) CRM
9 9 (4.00%) Data Analytics
9 9 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.56%) Business Development
10 8 (3.56%) Computer Science
10 8 (3.56%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (3.56%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 15 (6.67%) SQL
3 7 (3.11%) Perl
3 7 (3.11%) Python
4 4 (1.78%) VB
5 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.89%) C
5 2 (0.89%) C#
5 2 (0.89%) PHP
5 2 (0.89%) R
5 2 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.44%) MCSE
3 15 (6.67%) Degree
4 12 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.89%) CCNA
6 10 (4.44%) MCP
7 8 (3.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.22%) MCITP
8 5 (2.22%) MCSA
9 4 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.33%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.89%) CCENT
11 2 (0.89%) MCTS
12 1 (0.44%) CCNP
12 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.44%) VCP6
12 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (0.89%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) GDPR
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 174 (77.33%) Active Directory
2 58 (25.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.89%) XenApp
5 16 (7.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (6.67%) vSphere
6 15 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 14 (6.22%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (4.89%) XenServer
9 4 (1.78%) NFS
10 3 (1.33%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.44%) Docker
12 1 (0.44%) LXC
12 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (16.89%) SCCM
2 25 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (3.11%) SCOM
4 7 (3.11%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.78%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.78%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.33%) Clonezilla
7 3 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.33%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.33%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.89%) WSUS
9 1 (0.44%) Ansible
9 1 (0.44%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.44%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 167 (74.22%) Microsoft
2 71 (31.56%) VMware
3 69 (30.67%) Citrix
4 37 (16.44%) Cisco
5 33 (14.67%) HP
6 28 (12.44%) Apple
7 25 (11.11%) Dell
8 17 (7.56%) Red Hat
9 16 (7.11%) Oracle
10 15 (6.67%) NetApp
11 12 (5.33%) Avaya
11 12 (5.33%) Ivanti
11 12 (5.33%) Symantec
12 11 (4.89%) Veritas
13 10 (4.44%) Asigra
13 10 (4.44%) MobileIron
13 10 (4.44%) SonicWALL
14 9 (4.00%) EMC
14 9 (4.00%) Samsung
15 8 (3.56%) Adobe