Period
to 20 July 2017

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

Microsoft Windows 8
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 203 224
Rank change year-on-year -91 +21 +38
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 273 618 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 1.62% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.26% 5.37% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 261 565 540
South East median annual salary £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +1.82% -5.17%
10th Percentile £16,750 £20,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £41,000 £51,250 £52,625
England median annual salary £28,000 £28,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - -1.75% -5.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8376 11516 12396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.23% 30.18% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7205 10005 10467
South East median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 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
Surrey -7 107 £21,000 -25.00% 6
Hampshire -50 62 £28,000 -11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire -15 39 £22,500 -16.67% 3
Kent +6 25 £22,500 -30.77% 2
Berkshire +13 16 £30,000 - 5
Oxfordshire -28 14 £32,500 +10.17% 2
East Sussex +11 5 £25,000 +19.05% 1
Middlesex - 3 £31,500 -
West Sussex -46 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 273 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (81.68%) Active Directory
3 215 (78.75%) Windows 7
4 178 (65.20%) Microsoft
5 152 (55.68%) Windows 10
6 137 (50.18%) MS Exchange
7 129 (47.25%) Windows Server
8 126 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
9 124 (45.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 109 (39.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 106 (38.83%) Office 365
12 92 (33.70%) VMware
13 74 (27.11%) ITIL
14 69 (25.27%) Windows XP
15 67 (24.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 66 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 65 (23.81%) Hyper-V
18 60 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2013
19 53 (19.41%) Citrix
20 51 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
20 51 (18.68%) SQL
21 47 (17.22%) SLA
22 44 (16.12%) Firewall
23 41 (15.02%) TCP/IP
24 39 (14.29%) DNS
25 35 (12.82%) MCSE
25 35 (12.82%) Degree
26 33 (12.09%) Apple iOS
27 31 (11.36%) SCCM
27 31 (11.36%) Blackberry

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
1 137 (50.18%) MS Exchange
2 66 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 22 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (6.59%) IIS
7 18 (6.59%) Skype for Business
8 16 (5.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (5.86%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (3.30%) SAS
10 3 (1.10%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 126 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 106 (38.83%) Office 365
2 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.73%) G Suite
3 2 (0.73%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.37%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.12%) Firewall
2 41 (15.02%) TCP/IP
3 39 (14.29%) DNS
4 24 (8.79%) DHCP
5 23 (8.42%) SAN
6 22 (8.06%) Internet
7 19 (6.96%) LAN
8 18 (6.59%) WAN
9 15 (5.49%) VPN
10 12 (4.40%) Skype
10 12 (4.40%) VoIP
11 10 (3.66%) iSCSI
12 7 (2.56%) VLAN
12 7 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (2.56%) Wireless
13 5 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (1.83%) Intranet
14 4 (1.47%) Network Security
14 4 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (1.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.37%) Big Data
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.37%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.37%) gulp
2 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (4.76%) Legal
2 12 (4.40%) Finance
3 10 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.83%) Advertising
5 5 (1.83%) Back Office
6 4 (1.47%) Electronics
6 4 (1.47%) Law
6 4 (1.47%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
7 2 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 93 (34.07%) Support Engineer
2 92 (33.70%) Analyst
3 85 (31.14%) IT Support
4 68 (24.91%) IT Engineer
5 51 (18.68%) IT Support Engineer
6 42 (15.38%) Service Analyst
6 42 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 42 (15.38%) Support Analyst
7 34 (12.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 31 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 30 (10.99%) IT Analyst
10 27 (9.89%) 1st Line Support
10 27 (9.89%) Desktop Support
11 23 (8.42%) Help Desk Support
12 21 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 21 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
12 21 (7.69%) Support Technician
13 19 (6.96%) 1st Line Engineer
13 19 (6.96%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.76%) .NET
2 11 (4.03%) HTML
3 10 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.30%) iOS SDK
4 9 (3.30%) Silverlight
5 6 (2.20%) WCF
6 1 (0.37%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.37%) CSS
6 1 (0.37%) CSS3
6 1 (0.37%) EDI
6 1 (0.37%) HTML5
6 1 (0.37%) MAPI
6 1 (0.37%) REST
6 1 (0.37%) SOAP
6 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.37%) WSH
6 1 (0.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 26 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.49%) iPhone
3 15 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.76%) iPad
6 9 (3.30%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.56%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.10%) Clustering
9 3 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.10%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.37%) AS400
11 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.37%) Handset
11 1 (0.37%) PDA
11 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 273 (100.00%) Windows
2 215 (78.75%) Windows 7
3 152 (55.68%) Windows 10
4 129 (47.25%) Windows Server
5 124 (45.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 109 (39.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (25.27%) Windows XP
8 33 (12.09%) Apple iOS
9 26 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (5.13%) Windows Vista
11 11 (4.03%) Linux
11 11 (4.03%) Mac OS
12 8 (2.93%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.10%) Android
15 2 (0.73%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.37%) Debian
16 1 (0.37%) Solaris
16 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (27.11%) ITIL
2 22 (8.06%) Migration
3 14 (5.13%) CRM
4 13 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 13 (4.76%) Project Management
5 12 (4.40%) ITIL V3
5 12 (4.40%) Mentoring
6 11 (4.03%) Break/Fix
6 11 (4.03%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (4.03%) Presales
7 10 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (3.66%) MVC
7 10 (3.66%) Web Filtering
8 9 (3.30%) Data Migration
8 9 (3.30%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 9 (3.30%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (3.30%) Unit Testing
9 7 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (2.20%) Service Management
11 4 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.68%) SQL
2 23 (8.42%) C#
3 10 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.30%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.37%) C
6 1 (0.37%) C++
6 1 (0.37%) Java
6 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (12.82%) Degree
2 35 (12.82%) MCSE
3 17 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (5.86%) DBS Check
5 15 (5.49%) GNVQ
5 15 (5.49%) HND
6 12 (4.40%) A+ Certification
7 9 (3.30%) MCP
7 9 (3.30%) MCSA
8 8 (2.93%) CCNA
8 8 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.10%) CCNP
10 3 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.10%) MCDST
11 2 (0.73%) CCA
11 2 (0.73%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (17.22%) SLA
2 3 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 223 (81.68%) Active Directory
2 67 (24.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.06%) VirtualBox
4 22 (8.06%) XenApp
4 22 (8.06%) XenDesktop
5 13 (4.76%) vSphere
6 7 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.83%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.47%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.10%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 1 (0.37%) Firmware
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.37%) Squid
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (11.36%) SCCM
2 13 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (3.66%) WSUS
4 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (3.30%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
5 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 178 (65.20%) Microsoft
2 92 (33.70%) VMware
3 53 (19.41%) Citrix
4 31 (11.36%) Apple
5 20 (7.33%) Cisco
6 14 (5.13%) Avaya
6 14 (5.13%) HP
6 14 (5.13%) Sophos
7 12 (4.40%) Dell
8 11 (4.03%) Symantec
9 9 (3.30%) Veeam
10 6 (2.20%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.83%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (1.83%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.47%) Remedy
12 4 (1.47%) SAP
13 3 (1.10%) Lotus
14 2 (0.73%) Google
15 1 (0.37%) SonicWALL
15 1 (0.37%) WatchGuard
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + OTE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: car allowance, pensions, bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Fri to Tue
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Nuvola Resourcing
Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Marlow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago