Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 701 488 580
Rank change year-on-year -213 +92 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 41 29 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.081% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.67% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 125
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,750 £24,100
25th Percentile £30,500 £27,250 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median % change year-on-year -18.75% +19.40% +8.06%
75th Percentile £34,250 £47,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £28,500 £29,750 £28,000
% change year-on-year -4.20% +6.25% -6.67%

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 8,408 4,305 10,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.56% 18.07% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,946 3,592 8,900
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% -4.17%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -31 18 £32,500 -38.10% 1
West London -81 2 £31,250 +9.65%
South London - 2 £30,000 - 1
East London -42 1 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Windows 7
3 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
4 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (48.78%) Microsoft 365
5 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
6 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
6 18 (43.90%) Windows 10
7 17 (41.46%) Android
7 17 (41.46%) Mac OS X
7 17 (41.46%) Cisco
7 17 (41.46%) Finance
8 16 (39.02%) WAN
9 15 (36.59%) ITIL
9 15 (36.59%) Apple
10 14 (34.15%) Internet
10 14 (34.15%) iPhone
10 14 (34.15%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (34.15%) iPad
11 13 (31.71%) Degree
11 13 (31.71%) Wireless
11 13 (31.71%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
11 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
11 13 (31.71%) Blackberry
11 13 (31.71%) Firewall
11 13 (31.71%) Banking
11 13 (31.71%) Asset Management
12 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (26.83%) Azure

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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (26.83%) Azure
3 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (7.32%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) AWS
6 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
2 16 (39.02%) WAN
3 14 (34.15%) Internet
4 13 (31.71%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (31.71%) Firewall
4 13 (31.71%) Wireless
5 5 (12.20%) VLAN
6 3 (7.32%) DNS
6 3 (7.32%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) WebEx
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.44%) SAN
8 1 (2.44%) SNMP
8 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Social Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Law
6 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Desktop Support
2 14 (34.15%) Support Technician
3 13 (31.71%) Desktop Support Technician
3 13 (31.71%) Desktop Technician
4 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) IT Support
7 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Network Support
9 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Site Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) iPad
1 14 (34.15%) iPhone
1 14 (34.15%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (31.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) CCTV
3 1 (2.44%) EPoS
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Windows 7
3 18 (43.90%) Windows 10
4 17 (41.46%) Android
4 17 (41.46%) Mac OS X
5 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
6 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.88%) Linux
12 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
12 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Asset Management
3 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.88%) Data Security
4 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.88%) Line Management
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) Product Backlog
4 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.44%) CRM
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.44%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) A+ Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 15 (36.59%) Apple
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Sophos
6 2 (4.88%) Adobe
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Polycom
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam