The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Surrey / Woking
Rank 37 44 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.66% 1.54% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% 4.82% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Median salary £32,500 £48,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.98% +67.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -7.40% -1.81%  

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 Woking with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 95 83 140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 39.42% 32.05% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 81 124
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Woking

Windows 8
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Woking region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) iPad
2 5 (83.33%) iPhone
2 5 (83.33%) Nokia
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iPad
1 5 (83.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Nokia
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus