Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 158 191
Rank change year-on-year +25 +33 -53
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 59 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 0.77% 1.35% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 4.77% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 58 46
Median annual salary £30,000 £21,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -16.35% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,450 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £65,000 £43,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +20.00%

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 652 1,237 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.47% 28.26% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 579 1,054 1,208
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,575 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +1.19%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Surrey

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in Surrey.

Salary trend 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 25 May 2020. 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 +22 11 £30,000 +46.34%
Staines - 4 £32,500 -
Reigate +6 2 - -
Redhill 0 1 £29,000 +5.45%
Epsom - 1 £33,500 -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 7
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 10
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (57.89%) SLA
6 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 10 (52.63%) SCCM
7 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
9 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (31.58%) MCP
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (21.05%) A+ Certification
11 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
11 4 (21.05%) Apple
11 4 (21.05%) Citrix
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) MCITP
11 4 (21.05%) CCENT
12 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
12 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
12 3 (15.79%) VMware
12 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V

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 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Chocolatey
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) CloudOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Handset
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 10
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Android
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) MCP
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) A+ Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCENT
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) MCITP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) LXC
4 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.26%) AppManager
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Apple
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) CommVault
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.26%) Meraki
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds