The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.85% - 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.53% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £25,000 - £22,500
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 85 91 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 24.15% 37.14% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 86
Median salary £30,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.56% -17.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (77.78%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) SLA
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) Remedy
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Google
7 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Front Office

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) IT Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Debian
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow