The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Middlesex
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.04% 0.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
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 Middlesex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19 29 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 19.79% 16.29% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 37
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -18.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Middlesex

Windows 8
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft