Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 498 411 303
Rank change year-on-year -87 -108 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 381 527 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.70% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 2.81% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 359 475 906
London median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% - -4.62%
10th Percentile £21,950 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,000
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year - -3.51% -5.00%

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 18676 18748 24142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.85% 25.05% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14430 16284 20744
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,312 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +23 103 £36,000 +7.46%
West London +28 46 £32,500 +10.17% 1
South London +8 29 £27,000 +2.86%
North London - 12 £36,250 -
East London -17 7 £29,000 -3.33% 8
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 381 (100.00%) Windows
2 320 (83.99%) Windows 7
3 282 (74.02%) Active Directory
4 227 (59.58%) Microsoft
5 199 (52.23%) Windows 10
6 177 (46.46%) Windows Server
7 160 (41.99%) Microsoft Office
8 159 (41.73%) Office 365
9 143 (37.53%) MS Exchange
10 132 (34.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 128 (33.60%) VMware
12 126 (33.07%) Firewall
13 107 (28.08%) Citrix
14 98 (25.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 95 (24.93%) DNS
16 85 (22.31%) TCP/IP
17 83 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
18 82 (21.52%) DHCP
19 81 (21.26%) Finance
20 79 (20.73%) ITIL
21 77 (20.21%) Microsoft Certification
22 69 (18.11%) Cisco
23 66 (17.32%) Exchange Server 2013
24 63 (16.54%) Hyper-V
25 60 (15.75%) Blackberry
26 57 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
27 53 (13.91%) WAN
28 52 (13.65%) SQL
29 50 (13.12%) LAN
30 49 (12.86%) Microsoft 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
1 143 (37.53%) MS Exchange
2 66 (17.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 57 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (9.45%) SharePoint
6 24 (6.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (5.77%) Skype for Business
9 15 (3.94%) IIS
10 5 (1.31%) Apache
10 5 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.52%) WordPress
13 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 160 (41.99%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (0.26%) Relativity
1 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 159 (41.73%) Office 365
2 49 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.15%) G Suite
4 11 (2.89%) IaaS
4 11 (2.89%) Mimecast
5 9 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.10%) PaaS
7 4 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.05%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.79%) SaaS
8 3 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 126 (33.07%) Firewall
2 95 (24.93%) DNS
3 85 (22.31%) TCP/IP
4 82 (21.52%) DHCP
5 53 (13.91%) WAN
6 50 (13.12%) LAN
7 41 (10.76%) SAN
7 41 (10.76%) VPN
8 33 (8.66%) Wireless
9 29 (7.61%) Internet
10 27 (7.09%) VLAN
11 21 (5.51%) VoIP
12 18 (4.72%) Skype
13 15 (3.94%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (2.62%) WLAN
15 8 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (2.10%) Unified Communications
16 7 (1.84%) Network Security
17 6 (1.57%) Broadband
17 6 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.89%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.84%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.26%) MS Access
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (1.84%) AdminStudio
1 7 (1.84%) AutoIt
1 7 (1.84%) InstallShield
1 7 (1.84%) MSI
2 4 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (21.26%) Finance
2 25 (6.56%) Banking
3 24 (6.30%) Law
4 20 (5.25%) Legal
5 9 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.10%) Retail
7 6 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.05%) Marketing
9 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 2 (0.52%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) German Language
10 1 (0.26%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.26%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Tamil Language
10 1 (0.26%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 124 (32.55%) Analyst
2 94 (24.67%) Support Analyst
2 94 (24.67%) Support Engineer
3 72 (18.90%) Desktop Support
4 70 (18.37%) IT Support
5 54 (14.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (9.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (9.97%) IT Analyst
7 35 (9.19%) IT Support Analyst
8 33 (8.66%) Active Directory Support
9 32 (8.40%) 1st Line Support
9 32 (8.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 32 (8.40%) IT Engineer
10 31 (8.14%) Service Analyst
11 29 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 29 (7.61%) IT Support Engineer
11 29 (7.61%) Windows Support Analyst
12 27 (7.09%) Desktop Analyst
12 27 (7.09%) Desktop Engineer
12 27 (7.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.10%) .NET
2 7 (1.84%) CSS
2 7 (1.84%) HTML
2 7 (1.84%) Web Services
3 1 (0.26%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.75%) Blackberry
2 21 (5.51%) Driving Licence
3 19 (4.99%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (4.72%) iPhone
4 18 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.94%) User Experience
6 14 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.41%) iPad
8 12 (3.15%) e-Learning
8 12 (3.15%) Podcast
9 11 (2.89%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.36%) RSA SecurID
10 9 (2.36%) Smartphone
11 8 (2.10%) Replication
12 7 (1.84%) BYOD
13 6 (1.57%) Fintech
14 5 (1.31%) Data Centre
15 4 (1.05%) EMC VNX
15 4 (1.05%) Wiki
16 3 (0.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 381 (100.00%) Windows
2 320 (83.99%) Windows 7
3 199 (52.23%) Windows 10
4 177 (46.46%) Windows Server
5 132 (34.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 98 (25.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (11.29%) Windows XP
8 41 (10.76%) Linux
9 40 (10.50%) Mac OS
9 40 (10.50%) Mac OS X
10 33 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (5.25%) Android
12 16 (4.20%) Apple iOS
12 16 (4.20%) Windows 2000 Server
13 15 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (2.62%) Windows Vista
15 8 (2.10%) SUSE
15 8 (2.10%) Unix
16 7 (1.84%) Solaris
17 5 (1.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (20.73%) ITIL
2 30 (7.87%) Service Delivery
3 22 (5.77%) ITIL V3
4 21 (5.51%) Service Management
4 21 (5.51%) Time Management
5 20 (5.25%) E-Commerce
6 16 (4.20%) High Availability
7 13 (3.41%) Business Continuity
7 13 (3.41%) Change Management
7 13 (3.41%) Incident Management
7 13 (3.41%) Server Virtualisation
8 12 (3.15%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (2.89%) Migration
10 10 (2.62%) Project Management
11 9 (2.36%) Document Management
11 9 (2.36%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (2.36%) Task Automation
12 8 (2.10%) Line Management
12 8 (2.10%) Mentoring
12 8 (2.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.65%) SQL
2 43 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.62%) Python
4 9 (2.36%) VBScript
5 7 (1.84%) VB
6 4 (1.05%) Apple Swift
6 4 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.05%) Korn
6 4 (1.05%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.05%) Perl
6 4 (1.05%) PHP
7 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.79%) Bourne shell
7 3 (0.79%) C-shell
8 1 (0.26%) AWK
8 1 (0.26%) C
8 1 (0.26%) Java
8 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (20.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (12.07%) Degree
3 34 (8.92%) MCSE
4 29 (7.61%) MCP
5 16 (4.20%) A+ Certification
6 14 (3.67%) MCSA
7 13 (3.41%) MCDST
8 12 (3.15%) CCNA
8 12 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (2.89%) MCITP
10 7 (1.84%) CCNP
10 7 (1.84%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.26%) CISSP
12 1 (0.26%) MCTS
12 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.66%) SLA
2 3 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 282 (74.02%) Active Directory
2 83 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (16.54%) Hyper-V
4 27 (7.09%) XenApp
5 15 (3.94%) vSphere
6 13 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.62%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.10%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.05%) Docker
9 4 (1.05%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.52%) Firmware
10 2 (0.52%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.26%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.26%) iptables
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (10.50%) SCCM
2 26 (6.82%) Backup Exec
3 17 (4.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (3.94%) WSUS
5 13 (3.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 11 (2.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (2.10%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (1.31%) SCOM
10 4 (1.05%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.05%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.79%) Puppet
11 3 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.26%) SCSM
13 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 227 (59.58%) Microsoft
2 128 (33.60%) VMware
3 107 (28.08%) Citrix
4 69 (18.11%) Cisco
5 43 (11.29%) HP
6 38 (9.97%) Apple
7 36 (9.45%) Veeam
8 32 (8.40%) Dell
9 29 (7.61%) Symantec
10 22 (5.77%) iManage
11 17 (4.46%) EMC
12 16 (4.20%) Meraki
12 16 (4.20%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.89%) McAfee
13 11 (2.89%) Oracle
13 11 (2.89%) Remedy
13 11 (2.89%) Reuters
14 9 (2.36%) Avaya
14 9 (2.36%) Bloomberg
14 9 (2.36%) Canon