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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 129 153
Rank change year-on-year +17 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 47 72 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.73% 1.93% 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.54% 6.25% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 65 50
Median salary £20,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.66% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 849 1152 1460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 31.22% 30.81% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1010 1286
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Godalming +5 16 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Guildford +15 15 £20,500 -10.86% 1
Epsom +17 7 £17,500 -33.96% 1
Leatherhead +7 6 £19,000 -41.98% 1
Woking +7 4 £33,750 -24.99% 1
Redhill -10 3 - -
Weybridge +17 2 £30,000 +33.33%
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (86.92%) Windows 7
3 89 (83.18%) Active Directory
4 73 (68.22%) Microsoft
5 59 (55.14%) Microsoft Office
6 57 (53.27%) Windows 10
7 52 (48.60%) Office 365
8 41 (38.32%) MS Exchange
9 40 (37.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (34.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (33.64%) Windows Server
12 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (24.30%) MCSE
13 26 (24.30%) VMware
14 22 (20.56%) Hyper-V
15 20 (18.69%) Windows XP
16 17 (15.89%) DNS
16 17 (15.89%) DBS Check
17 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
18 13 (12.15%) CRM
18 13 (12.15%) Firewall
19 12 (11.21%) Apple
19 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
19 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
20 11 (10.28%) VPN
20 11 (10.28%) Management Information System
21 10 (9.35%) Migration
21 10 (9.35%) MVC
21 10 (9.35%) Dynamics CRM

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 41 (38.32%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.35%) IIS
3 10 (9.35%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (6.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.67%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 59 (55.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (48.60%) Office 365
2 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.89%) DNS
2 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.15%) Firewall
4 11 (10.28%) VPN
5 4 (3.74%) DHCP
5 4 (3.74%) LAN
5 4 (3.74%) Network Security
5 4 (3.74%) WAN
6 2 (1.87%) Internet
6 2 (1.87%) Softphone
7 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.93%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 6 (5.61%) Back Office
2 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.87%) Finance
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (38.32%) IT Support
2 37 (34.58%) Analyst
3 30 (28.04%) Support Engineer
4 24 (22.43%) Service Analyst
4 24 (22.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (21.50%) IT Engineer
6 20 (18.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 16 (14.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (14.95%) Help Desk Support
8 15 (14.02%) Service Desk Support
9 14 (13.08%) IT Analyst
10 13 (12.15%) Desktop Support
10 13 (12.15%) Help Desk Analyst
10 13 (12.15%) Support Analyst
11 12 (11.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (11.21%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (11.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (11.21%) IT Support Technician
11 12 (11.21%) IT Technician
11 12 (11.21%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) .NET
1 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET
1 10 (9.35%) HTML
1 10 (9.35%) iOS SDK
1 10 (9.35%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.48%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.61%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.74%) iPad
5 4 (3.74%) iPhone
6 3 (2.80%) Clustering
6 3 (2.80%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.93%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (86.92%) Windows 7
3 57 (53.27%) Windows 10
4 40 (37.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (34.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (33.64%) Windows Server
7 20 (18.69%) Windows XP
8 10 (9.35%) Apple iOS
8 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.74%) Linux
10 3 (2.80%) Solaris
10 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.15%) CRM
2 10 (9.35%) Data Migration
2 10 (9.35%) Migration
2 10 (9.35%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (9.35%) MVC
2 10 (9.35%) Project Management
2 10 (9.35%) Unit Testing
3 9 (8.41%) ITIL
3 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
4 7 (6.54%) Break/Fix
5 6 (5.61%) Service Management
6 5 (4.67%) ITSM
7 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.80%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.80%) ERP
8 3 (2.80%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (2.80%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.80%) Security Management
8 3 (2.80%) Security Patching
8 3 (2.80%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.35%) C#
1 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
1 10 (9.35%) SQL
1 10 (9.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (24.30%) MCSE
3 17 (15.89%) DBS Check
4 10 (9.35%) Degree
5 7 (6.54%) CCNA
5 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.54%) MCP
6 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) CCA
7 2 (1.87%) CCNP
7 2 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.87%) MCITP
7 2 (1.87%) MCSA
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) SLA
2 5 (4.67%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 89 (83.18%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.56%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.61%) vSphere
5 5 (4.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) SCCM
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.80%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 73 (68.22%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) VMware
3 12 (11.21%) Apple
4 9 (8.41%) Cisco
4 9 (8.41%) Citrix
5 6 (5.61%) Avaya
6 5 (4.67%) Lotus
7 4 (3.74%) Nokia
8 3 (2.80%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.87%) Google
9 2 (1.87%) HP
9 2 (1.87%) Sophos
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle
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