Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 85 110
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.84% 2.14% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.65% 5.81% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 8
Southampton median annual salary £17,000 £26,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.62% +20.93% -30.65%
10th Percentile £16,500 £20,000 £16,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £28,250 £30,425
Hampshire median annual salary £27,750 £26,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +4.72% -5.36% -16.42%

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 478 499 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 32.56% 36.88% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 431 471 407
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £20,000 £24,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £54,250
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +3.90% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Southampton

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Southampton

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (70.37%) Office 365
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
8 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (18.52%) SCCM
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
9 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.81%) SLA
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (14.81%) SCOM
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
9 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
10 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
10 3 (11.11%) Law
10 3 (11.11%) Legal
10 3 (11.11%) C#

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Office 365
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Skype
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Support Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) 1st Line Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
2 12 (44.44%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
5 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix