Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 138 144
Rank change year-on-year -36 +6 +50
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 82 150 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.39% 2.18% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.97% 7.16% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 85 139 185
Surrey median annual salary £23,000 £28,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% - -
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £35,150 £48,750 £47,500
South East median annual salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1650 2096 2858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.92% 30.46% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1860 2556
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +1.27%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Surrey

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Surrey

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Surrey

Windows 8
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Guildford +6 27 £23,000 +9.52%
Godalming +4 18 £20,500 -14.58%
Leatherhead +14 12 £19,000 -36.67%
Esher +13 7 £26,500 +10.42%
Woking +13 7 £30,000 -33.33%
Epsom +11 6 £19,500 -32.17%
Weybridge +16 5 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Egham -30 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Redhill -6 2 - -
Camberley +5 1 £34,500 +32.69%
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (91.46%) Windows 7
3 71 (86.59%) Active Directory
4 57 (69.51%) Microsoft Office
5 55 (67.07%) Windows 10
6 44 (53.66%) Microsoft
7 37 (45.12%) MS Exchange
8 35 (42.68%) Windows Server
9 30 (36.59%) Office 365
10 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (30.49%) MCSE
11 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (24.39%) Windows XP
13 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (21.95%) ITIL
15 17 (20.73%) Apple
16 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V
18 12 (14.63%) VMware
18 12 (14.63%) Firewall
18 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
20 10 (12.20%) SCCM
20 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
20 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
20 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
21 9 (10.98%) VPN
21 9 (10.98%) Citrix
21 9 (10.98%) IP Telephony
22 8 (9.76%) Cisco

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 37 (45.12%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 57 (69.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Office 365
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.98%) IP Telephony
3 9 (10.98%) VPN
4 8 (9.76%) WAN
5 7 (8.54%) LAN
6 4 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (4.88%) Skype
7 3 (3.66%) Network Security
7 3 (3.66%) VLAN
7 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (1.22%) IPsec
9 1 (1.22%) MPLS
9 1 (1.22%) Softphone
9 1 (1.22%) Wireless
9 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (39.02%) IT Support
2 27 (32.93%) Analyst
3 23 (28.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (28.05%) Support Engineer
4 20 (24.39%) Service Desk Support
5 18 (21.95%) Service Analyst
5 18 (21.95%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (21.95%) Support Analyst
6 17 (20.73%) Support Technician
7 14 (17.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 13 (15.85%) IT Analyst
8 13 (15.85%) IT Support Technician
8 13 (15.85%) IT Technician
9 11 (13.41%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (13.41%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (13.41%) IT Engineer
9 11 (13.41%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (10.98%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (10.98%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (10.98%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) iPad
4 1 (1.22%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (91.46%) Windows 7
3 55 (67.07%) Windows 10
4 35 (42.68%) Windows Server
5 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (24.39%) Windows XP
7 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.66%) Linux
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) ITIL
2 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
3 6 (7.32%) Break/Fix
4 3 (3.66%) CRM
4 3 (3.66%) ETL
5 2 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.44%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.44%) Security Management
5 2 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.44%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.22%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (1.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (1.22%) ITSM
6 1 (1.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (30.49%) MCSE
3 6 (7.32%) DBS Check
4 5 (6.10%) MCP
5 4 (4.88%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.66%) CCNA
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.66%) MCSA
7 1 (1.22%) CISSP
7 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 71 (86.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.66%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.44%) vSphere
7 1 (1.22%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.88%) WSUS
3 3 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.66%) SCOM
4 1 (1.22%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) Apple
3 12 (14.63%) VMware
4 9 (10.98%) Citrix
5 8 (9.76%) Cisco
6 6 (7.32%) HP
7 4 (4.88%) Avaya
7 4 (4.88%) Symantec
8 3 (3.66%) Dell
8 3 (3.66%) Sophos
8 3 (3.66%) Veeam
9 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.22%) Google
10 1 (1.22%) Lotus
10 1 (1.22%) Mitel
10 1 (1.22%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.22%) Nokia
10 1 (1.22%) Spiceworks