Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 341 348 285
Rank change year-on-year +7 -63 -79
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 175 210 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.69% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 2.72% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 162 199 272
South East median annual salary £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% -3.51%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6,542 7,733 8,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.08% 25.26% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,280 6,435 7,195
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +1.20%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in the South East

Windows 8
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in the South East

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in the South East

Windows 8
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2019. 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
Surrey +32 59 £21,750 -16.35% 1
Thames Valley +45 51 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Hampshire -13 34 £30,000 -1.64%
Berkshire +12 27 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Kent +24 25 £25,000 -14.53% 1
Oxfordshire +61 20 £32,347 -13.74%
West Sussex -18 5 £22,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £26,000 -5.45%
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 175 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (83.43%) Windows 7
3 137 (78.29%) Active Directory
4 130 (74.29%) Windows 10
5 127 (72.57%) Microsoft
6 90 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (46.86%) Windows Server
8 80 (45.71%) Office 365
9 79 (45.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 76 (43.43%) Microsoft Office
11 67 (38.29%) VMware
12 61 (34.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 59 (33.71%) Hyper-V
14 55 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 51 (29.14%) MCSE
16 48 (27.43%) MS Exchange
17 41 (23.43%) SQL
18 38 (21.71%) ITIL
19 34 (19.43%) SharePoint
19 34 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2010
19 34 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2013
20 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
21 28 (16.00%) Internet
22 24 (13.71%) Citrix
23 23 (13.14%) IIS
23 23 (13.14%) LAN
24 22 (12.57%) Firewall
24 22 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
25 21 (12.00%) PowerShell
25 21 (12.00%) WAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 48 (27.43%) MS Exchange
2 34 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 34 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 34 (19.43%) SharePoint
3 23 (13.14%) IIS
4 14 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (4.57%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 76 (43.43%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.57%) Line 50
1 1 (0.57%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 80 (45.71%) Office 365
2 22 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.29%) BrowserStack
5 4 (2.29%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.00%) Internet
2 23 (13.14%) LAN
3 22 (12.57%) Firewall
4 21 (12.00%) DNS
4 21 (12.00%) WAN
5 19 (10.86%) DHCP
6 18 (10.29%) TCP/IP
7 12 (6.86%) VoIP
8 8 (4.57%) Skype
9 5 (2.86%) VPN
10 4 (2.29%) H.323
10 4 (2.29%) ISDN
11 3 (1.71%) Intranet
11 3 (1.71%) VLAN
11 3 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.57%) ADSL
12 1 (0.57%) Broadband
12 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (7.43%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) MySQL
6 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 14 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (4.00%) Chocolatey
2 7 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.29%) Appium
3 4 (2.29%) Selenium
3 4 (2.29%) TestNG
General
1 5 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.57%) Finance
2 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (34.86%) IT Support
2 45 (25.71%) IT Engineer
3 44 (25.14%) Analyst
3 44 (25.14%) Support Engineer
4 36 (20.57%) Support Analyst
5 30 (17.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 27 (15.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 25 (14.29%) IT Technician
8 24 (13.71%) IT Analyst
9 22 (12.57%) IT Support Analyst
9 22 (12.57%) Support Technician
10 16 (9.14%) Cloud Engineer
11 15 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 15 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
13 12 (6.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 11 (6.29%) Graduate IT Support
14 11 (6.29%) Junior Support Technician
14 11 (6.29%) Trainee Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.00%) .NET
1 14 (8.00%) JSON
1 14 (8.00%) X-Windows
2 4 (2.29%) RESTful
2 4 (2.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.57%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.29%) AS400
6 4 (2.29%) iSeries
7 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.57%) EPoS
9 1 (0.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 175 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (83.43%) Windows 7
3 130 (74.29%) Windows 10
4 90 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (46.86%) Windows Server
6 79 (45.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (11.43%) Linux
8 18 (10.29%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.14%) Android
9 9 (5.14%) Apple iOS
10 8 (4.57%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.57%) CentOS
12 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.57%) Unix
12 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.71%) ITIL
2 21 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (10.29%) Service Management
4 14 (8.00%) SDLC
5 11 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.29%) Business Analysis
6 10 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (5.14%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.57%) ITSM
8 8 (4.57%) Migration
8 8 (4.57%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.00%) Cloud Operations
9 7 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.00%) DevOps
9 7 (4.00%) Infrastructure as Code
10 6 (3.43%) Email Migration
10 6 (3.43%) Trend Analysis
11 5 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.43%) SQL
2 21 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 16 (9.14%) C#
4 13 (7.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.29%) Java
6 2 (1.14%) C
7 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (29.14%) MCSE
3 18 (10.29%) MCSA
4 7 (4.00%) MCITP
4 7 (4.00%) MCP
5 6 (3.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.86%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) CCA
8 1 (0.57%) CCNA
8 1 (0.57%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.57%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) COBIT
1 9 (5.14%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.29%) GDPR
4 3 (1.71%) PMO
4 3 (1.71%) PSD2
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 137 (78.29%) Active Directory
2 61 (34.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (33.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.00%) LXC
5 3 (1.71%) vSphere
5 3 (1.71%) XenApp
6 2 (1.14%) Firmware
6 2 (1.14%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.57%) vCloud
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Backup Exec
1 9 (5.14%) SCCM
2 3 (1.71%) DameWare
2 3 (1.71%) WSUS
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) PaperCut
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 127 (72.57%) Microsoft
2 67 (38.29%) VMware
3 24 (13.71%) Citrix
4 18 (10.29%) Cisco
5 10 (5.71%) Veeam
6 9 (5.14%) Dell
6 9 (5.14%) HP
6 9 (5.14%) WatchGuard
7 4 (2.29%) ESET
7 4 (2.29%) IBM
7 4 (2.29%) Ivanti
8 3 (1.71%) Mitel
9 2 (1.14%) Apple
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe
10 1 (0.57%) Avaya
10 1 (0.57%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.57%) Sage
10 1 (0.57%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.57%) SonicWALL