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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
England / London
Rank 374 338 240
Rank change year-on-year -36 -98  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 209 358 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.85% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.57% 3.24% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 197 303 489
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8120 11034 12078
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.26% 26.30% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6892 9444 10323
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +61 47 £30,000 -6.97% 2
Docklands, London +1 10 £44,000 -
Lewisham - 8 £20,250 -
Chiswick +1 2 £26,000 -
Chessington - 2 £24,000 -
West End of London +3 1 - - 2
Hounslow -3 1 £50,000 +92.30%
Hackney - 1 £30,000 -
Barking - 1 £23,000 - 1
Brentford - 1 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 452 (100.00%) Windows
2 366 (80.97%) Windows 7
3 267 (59.07%) Microsoft
4 259 (57.30%) Active Directory
5 220 (48.67%) Windows 10
6 180 (39.82%) Windows Server
7 173 (38.27%) MS Office
8 168 (37.17%) Office 365
9 164 (36.28%) MS Exchange
10 157 (34.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 144 (31.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 141 (31.19%) Citrix
13 132 (29.20%) TCP/IP
14 120 (26.55%) Hyper-V
15 119 (26.33%) Firewall
16 118 (26.11%) MS Excel
17 107 (23.67%) VMware
18 98 (21.68%) ITIL
19 97 (21.46%) Apple
20 96 (21.24%) DNS
21 95 (21.02%) Cisco
22 94 (20.80%) Blackberry
23 90 (19.91%) DHCP
24 88 (19.47%) LAN
25 86 (19.03%) Microsoft Certification
26 83 (18.36%) Finance
27 82 (18.14%) WAN
28 79 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
29 74 (16.37%) Exchange Server 2010
30 73 (16.15%) SCCM

Windows 8
Top Related 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
1 164 (36.28%) MS Exchange
2 74 (16.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 59 (13.05%) Skype for Business
5 51 (11.28%) IIS
6 38 (8.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 34 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 29 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (5.31%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.99%) Apache
11 6 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.88%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 173 (38.27%) MS Office
2 118 (26.11%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Retail-J
2 2 (0.44%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.22%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 168 (37.17%) Office 365
2 47 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.11%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.44%) G Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 132 (29.20%) TCP/IP
2 119 (26.33%) Firewall
3 96 (21.24%) DNS
4 90 (19.91%) DHCP
5 88 (19.47%) LAN
6 82 (18.14%) WAN
7 55 (12.17%) VPN
8 47 (10.40%) VoIP
9 34 (7.52%) SMTP
10 32 (7.08%) SNMP
10 32 (7.08%) Wireless
11 31 (6.86%) Internet
12 23 (5.09%) Telnet
13 16 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (3.32%) Ethernet
15 14 (3.10%) Network Security
15 14 (3.10%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (3.10%) Skype
15 14 (3.10%) Unified Communications
16 13 (2.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.99%) MySQL
6 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.44%) MS Access
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.22%) Big Data
10 1 (0.22%) Essbase
10 1 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.44%) MSI
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 83 (18.36%) Finance
2 28 (6.19%) Legal
3 23 (5.09%) Law
4 20 (4.42%) Banking
5 14 (3.10%) Retail
6 11 (2.43%) Publishing
7 8 (1.77%) Advertising
8 7 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.33%) Marketing
10 4 (0.88%) Back Office
10 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (26.55%) Analyst
2 106 (23.45%) Support Engineer
3 88 (19.47%) IT Support
4 60 (13.27%) IT Engineer
5 58 (12.83%) Support Analyst
6 56 (12.39%) Desktop Support
7 55 (12.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 51 (11.28%) Service Analyst
9 47 (10.40%) Service Desk Analyst
10 40 (8.85%) Field Engineer
11 36 (7.96%) IT Support Engineer
12 31 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 29 (6.42%) IT Analyst
14 27 (5.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 26 (5.75%) Desktop Analyst
16 25 (5.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 25 (5.53%) Technical Support
17 23 (5.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 23 (5.09%) IT Support Analyst
18 22 (4.87%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.11%) .NET
2 4 (0.88%) HTML
3 3 (0.66%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.66%) XML
4 2 (0.44%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.22%) CSS
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
5 1 (0.22%) WPF
5 1 (0.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 94 (20.80%) Blackberry
2 43 (9.51%) Driving Licence
3 34 (7.52%) Management Information System
4 33 (7.30%) iPhone
5 32 (7.08%) Public Cloud
6 25 (5.53%) Data Centre
6 25 (5.53%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (3.76%) Computer Science
8 14 (3.10%) iPad
9 13 (2.88%) User Experience
10 11 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (1.99%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.77%) Clustering
12 8 (1.77%) PKI
13 7 (1.55%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.33%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.88%) CCTV
15 4 (0.88%) NHS
16 3 (0.66%) Replication
16 3 (0.66%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 452 (100.00%) Windows
2 366 (80.97%) Windows 7
3 220 (48.67%) Windows 10
4 180 (39.82%) Windows Server
5 157 (34.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 144 (31.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (14.38%) Android
8 50 (11.06%) Mac OS X
8 50 (11.06%) Windows XP
9 33 (7.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (6.19%) Linux
11 20 (4.42%) Mac OS
12 16 (3.54%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.65%) Windows Phone
14 10 (2.21%) Unix
15 9 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.55%) Debian
16 7 (1.55%) Ubuntu
17 6 (1.33%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (21.68%) ITIL
2 34 (7.52%) Service Delivery
3 26 (5.75%) PRINCE2
4 24 (5.31%) High Availability
5 22 (4.87%) Service Management
6 21 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (3.76%) Project Management
8 15 (3.32%) Information Security
9 14 (3.10%) CRM
9 14 (3.10%) Identity Management
9 14 (3.10%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (2.88%) Incident Management
10 13 (2.88%) Time Management
11 12 (2.65%) Asset Management
11 12 (2.65%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (2.65%) Data Protection
11 12 (2.65%) Investment Management
12 11 (2.43%) Fund Management
12 11 (2.43%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 41 (9.07%) PowerShell
2 37 (8.19%) SQL
3 5 (1.11%) C#
4 4 (0.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.88%) VBA
5 3 (0.66%) C++
5 3 (0.66%) VB
5 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.44%) VBScript
7 1 (0.22%) C
7 1 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 86 (19.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (9.73%) MCP
3 38 (8.41%) Degree
4 36 (7.96%) MCSA
5 31 (6.86%) MCSE
6 26 (5.75%) MCITP
7 20 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.76%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.32%) CISSP
10 13 (2.88%) CCNA
11 12 (2.65%) CISM
12 11 (2.43%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.21%) MCDST
14 6 (1.33%) CCNP
15 4 (0.88%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
15 4 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.66%) CCVP
16 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.97%) SLA
2 13 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 13 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 259 (57.30%) Active Directory
2 120 (26.55%) Hyper-V
3 79 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (13.27%) XenApp
5 14 (3.10%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (2.21%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.99%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.99%) XenServer
8 6 (1.33%) vSphere
9 4 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.66%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.44%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.44%) Postfix
11 2 (0.44%) Squid
11 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 73 (16.15%) SCCM
2 14 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (2.65%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.43%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (2.21%) Jamf Pro
6 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (1.33%) Nessus
6 6 (1.33%) SCOM
6 6 (1.33%) ZENworks
7 5 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.11%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.66%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.66%) WSUS
9 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 267 (59.07%) Microsoft
2 141 (31.19%) Citrix
3 107 (23.67%) VMware
4 97 (21.46%) Apple
5 95 (21.02%) Cisco
6 40 (8.85%) HP
7 29 (6.42%) Dell
8 18 (3.98%) Adobe
8 18 (3.98%) Avaya
9 17 (3.76%) Draytek
10 16 (3.54%) Symantec
11 15 (3.32%) Intel Security
12 14 (3.10%) Bloomberg
13 13 (2.88%) iManage
14 11 (2.43%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.21%) LANDesk
15 10 (2.21%) Polycom
15 10 (2.21%) Reuters
15 10 (2.21%) SonicWALL
15 10 (2.21%) Sophos
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