Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 533 441 369
Rank change year-on-year -92 -72 -86
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 300 442 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.63% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.86% 2.50% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 266 414 618
London median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +1.64% -3.17%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,575 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £56,800
England median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% -1.79% -1.75%

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 16,096 17,658 21,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.18% 25.20% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13,259 14,678 18,555
London median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 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
Central London -66 61 £35,000 +16.67% 5
West London -19 22 £23,000 -29.23% 3
East London -11 21 £28,000 +3.70% 1
South London -13 11 £55,000 +129.17% 2
North London +1 1 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 300 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (74.33%) Windows 7
3 218 (72.67%) Active Directory
4 151 (50.33%) Windows 10
5 145 (48.33%) Microsoft
6 144 (48.00%) Office 365
7 124 (41.33%) Windows Server
8 120 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
9 96 (32.00%) VMware
10 93 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (29.33%) Firewall
12 84 (28.00%) Citrix
13 72 (24.00%) MS Exchange
14 68 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 67 (22.33%) LAN
16 66 (22.00%) Finance
17 64 (21.33%) Cisco
18 61 (20.33%) WAN
19 57 (19.00%) Hyper-V
20 54 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 54 (18.00%) DNS
21 53 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (17.33%) ITIL
23 51 (17.00%) TCP/IP
24 50 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
25 48 (16.00%) DHCP
26 44 (14.67%) Mac OS X
27 42 (14.00%) SCCM
28 40 (13.33%) Android
29 39 (13.00%) HP

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 72 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (7.33%) SharePoint
5 17 (5.67%) IIS
6 10 (3.33%) Skype for Business
7 9 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.67%) Apache
8 8 (2.67%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.33%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.67%) Confluence
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 120 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.67%) Stata
3 4 (1.33%) Acrobat
3 4 (1.33%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.67%) InVision
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Revit
5 1 (0.33%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 3 (1.00%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.33%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 144 (48.00%) Office 365
2 54 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (9.33%) Mimecast
4 26 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (4.33%) IaaS
6 11 (3.67%) G Suite
7 6 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.00%) SaaS
8 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (29.33%) Firewall
2 67 (22.33%) LAN
3 61 (20.33%) WAN
4 54 (18.00%) DNS
5 51 (17.00%) TCP/IP
6 48 (16.00%) DHCP
7 36 (12.00%) VLAN
8 34 (11.33%) VPN
9 27 (9.00%) SAN
10 21 (7.00%) NetScaler
11 17 (5.67%) Internet
12 14 (4.67%) NAS
13 12 (4.00%) Wireless
14 10 (3.33%) Skype
14 10 (3.33%) WLAN
15 9 (3.00%) VoIP
16 8 (2.67%) DSL
16 8 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
17 7 (2.33%) HTTP
18 6 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.67%) Big Data
3 5 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.67%) QlikView
3 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.33%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.33%) Informix
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.67%) JIRA
2 2 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 66 (22.00%) Finance
2 30 (10.00%) Advertising
3 24 (8.00%) Legal
4 23 (7.67%) Law
5 15 (5.00%) Retail
6 9 (3.00%) Games
7 7 (2.33%) German Language
7 7 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.33%) Marketing
8 6 (2.00%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (29.33%) Support Engineer
2 54 (18.00%) IT Support
3 52 (17.33%) Analyst
4 44 (14.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 41 (13.67%) Desktop Support
6 38 (12.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 32 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 27 (9.00%) Service Analyst
8 27 (9.00%) Service Desk Analyst
9 25 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
9 25 (8.33%) IT Engineer
10 24 (8.00%) Support Analyst
11 23 (7.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 20 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
14 17 (5.67%) IT Technician
15 15 (5.00%) Senior IT Technician
15 15 (5.00%) Senior Technician
16 14 (4.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 14 (4.67%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
1 5 (1.67%) X-Windows
2 3 (1.00%) Middleware
2 3 (1.00%) Web Services
3 2 (0.67%) HTML
3 2 (0.67%) HTML5
3 2 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) MAPI
4 1 (0.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (9.67%) Blackberry
3 23 (7.67%) iPhone
4 18 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 17 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (5.33%) Replication
6 16 (5.33%) User Experience
7 13 (4.33%) Driving Licence
7 13 (4.33%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (3.67%) Computer Science
9 10 (3.33%) iPad
9 10 (3.33%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.33%) Smartphone
11 6 (2.00%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.00%) Hedge funds
11 6 (2.00%) Wiki
12 5 (1.67%) Eurex
13 4 (1.33%) e-Learning
13 4 (1.33%) Fintech
13 4 (1.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 300 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (74.33%) Windows 7
3 151 (50.33%) Windows 10
4 124 (41.33%) Windows Server
5 93 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (14.67%) Mac OS X
8 40 (13.33%) Android
9 24 (8.00%) Apple iOS
10 23 (7.67%) Windows XP
11 22 (7.33%) Linux
11 22 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (5.00%) Mac OS
13 11 (3.67%) Unix
14 10 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (2.67%) Solaris
15 8 (2.67%) Windows Vista
16 6 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (1.67%) CentOS
17 5 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.33%) ITIL
2 50 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (6.00%) Service Management
4 17 (5.67%) Time Management
5 16 (5.33%) Incident Management
5 16 (5.33%) Migration
6 13 (4.33%) Mentoring
7 12 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 11 (3.67%) Asset Management
8 11 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (3.33%) Presales
9 10 (3.33%) Supplier Management
10 9 (3.00%) Business Continuity
10 9 (3.00%) Change Management
10 9 (3.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 9 (3.00%) ITIL V3
10 9 (3.00%) Project Management
11 8 (2.67%) Server Virtualisation
11 8 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.67%) PowerShell
2 22 (7.33%) SQL
3 10 (3.33%) C
4 8 (2.67%) Perl
4 8 (2.67%) Python
5 4 (1.33%) C++
5 4 (1.33%) VBScript
6 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.33%) C#
7 1 (0.33%) Java
7 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.33%) MCSE
3 21 (7.00%) Degree
4 14 (4.67%) MCP
5 13 (4.33%) MCITP
6 6 (2.00%) CISSP
6 6 (2.00%) MCSA
7 5 (1.67%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.67%) ISEB
7 5 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.00%) CCNA
9 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.67%) MBCS
10 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.33%) SLA
2 8 (2.67%) COBIT
3 7 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.00%) GDPR
4 6 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.67%) HIPAA
6 4 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 218 (72.67%) Active Directory
2 57 (19.00%) Hyper-V
3 53 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (5.00%) XenApp
6 12 (4.00%) vSphere
7 6 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (2.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.33%) XenServer
9 3 (1.00%) NFS
10 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (14.00%) SCCM
2 24 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.33%) AirWatch
4 9 (3.00%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.00%) vCenter Server
6 6 (2.00%) XenMobile
7 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.33%) WSUS
9 3 (1.00%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.00%) Perfmon
9 3 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.00%) WMI
10 2 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.67%) SCOM
10 2 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.33%) DameWare
Vendors
1 145 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 96 (32.00%) VMware
3 84 (28.00%) Citrix
4 64 (21.33%) Cisco
5 39 (13.00%) HP
6 38 (12.67%) Apple
7 19 (6.33%) Meraki
7 19 (6.33%) WatchGuard
8 16 (5.33%) Oracle
9 15 (5.00%) McAfee
10 14 (4.67%) Adobe
11 13 (4.33%) Red Hat
12 12 (4.00%) Avaya
13 11 (3.67%) arcserve
13 11 (3.67%) Bloomberg
13 11 (3.67%) Google
13 11 (3.67%) IBM
13 11 (3.67%) Reuters
13 11 (3.67%) Veeam
14 10 (3.33%) iManage