Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 108 100
Rank change year-on-year -38 -8 +39
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.34% 1.91% 2.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.17% 6.85% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 44 74
West Sussex median annual salary £26,750 £27,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.60% -34.71% +70.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,363 £20,200
90th Percentile £43,750 £61,250 £59,625
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year - -1.79% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 600 672 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.79% 27.85% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 536 614 756
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in West Sussex

Windows 8
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in West Sussex

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in West Sussex

Windows 8
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Horsham -35 3 £23,500 +10.59%
Chichester -14 2 £40,000 +56.86%
Crawley -2 1 £26,000 -50.48% 2
Gatwick - 1 - -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 2 (28.57%) Apple
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) VDSL
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (14.29%) WSUS
6 1 (14.29%) QA

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) ADSL
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) VDSL
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Draytek
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL