The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 190 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 26 74 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 1.48% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 5.94% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 64 53
Median salary £33,500 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.07% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,500 £48,200
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
Windows 8
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1327 1245 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.91% 24.86% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 971 1239
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -13 6 £53,750 +110.78% 2
Maidenhead -4 5 £33,500 +32.67%
Thatcham - 3 - -
Hungerford -12 2 £23,250 +5.68%
Wokingham -14 2 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Slough 0 1 £26,500 +4.95%
Bracknell -7 1 £47,000 +25.33%
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (86.36%) Windows 7
3 48 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 46 (69.70%) Microsoft
5 38 (57.58%) MS Excel
6 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (50.00%) MS Office
7 33 (50.00%) Windows 10
8 31 (46.97%) VMware
9 27 (40.91%) Windows Server
10 21 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (30.30%) DNS
12 19 (28.79%) SCCM
13 17 (25.76%) Apple
14 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
14 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
15 14 (21.21%) ITIL
15 14 (21.21%) DHCP
16 13 (19.70%) MCP
16 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
17 12 (18.18%) SLA
17 12 (18.18%) Windows XP
17 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
18 11 (16.67%) Migration
18 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
18 11 (16.67%) Citrix
18 11 (16.67%) Smartphone
19 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.06%) IIS
6 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) CMS
8 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (57.58%) MS Excel
2 33 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) DNS
2 14 (21.21%) DHCP
3 9 (13.64%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) Firewall
5 7 (10.61%) VPN
6 6 (9.09%) Wireless
7 4 (6.06%) Skype
7 4 (6.06%) SNMP
8 3 (4.55%) NAS
8 3 (4.55%) NetScaler
8 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
9 2 (3.03%) Intranet
9 2 (3.03%) MPLS
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.52%) Extranet
10 1 (1.52%) LAN
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.03%) MS Access
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) MSI
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.09%) Publishing
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Support Engineer
2 22 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (25.76%) IT Support
4 15 (22.73%) Analyst
4 15 (22.73%) Support Analyst
5 13 (19.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 13 (19.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
8 10 (15.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (12.12%) Consultant
10 8 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (12.12%) Desktop Support
10 8 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (12.12%) IT Engineer
10 8 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (12.12%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) XMPP
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (86.36%) Windows 7
3 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (40.91%) Windows Server
6 12 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 10 (15.15%) Mac OS X
8 6 (9.09%) Android
8 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.58%) Linux
9 5 (7.58%) Windows Vista
10 4 (6.06%) Solaris
10 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (4.55%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.52%) CentOS
12 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 11 (16.67%) Migration
4 6 (9.09%) Network Management
5 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 4 (6.06%) Logistics
5 4 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (6.06%) Patch Management
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (6.06%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.03%) DevOps
7 2 (3.03%) E-Discovery
7 2 (3.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) C#
2 2 (3.03%) VBA
3 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) MCP
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.64%) MOS
3 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) GNVQ
5 3 (4.55%) MCITP
5 3 (4.55%) MCSE
6 2 (3.03%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 9 (13.64%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (12.12%) vSphere
6 6 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.06%) DFS Replication
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.55%) XenServer
9 2 (3.03%) Samba
9 2 (3.03%) XenApp
10 1 (1.52%) Firmware
10 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.52%) vCloud
10 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (6.06%) SCDPM
3 4 (6.06%) SCOM
4 2 (3.03%) Puppet
5 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.52%) vRealize
5 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 31 (46.97%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Apple
4 11 (16.67%) Citrix
5 10 (15.15%) HP
6 9 (13.64%) Google
7 7 (10.61%) Samsung
8 6 (9.09%) Cisco
8 6 (9.09%) Veeam
9 4 (6.06%) Intel Security
9 4 (6.06%) Polycom
10 3 (4.55%) Acronis
10 3 (4.55%) Dell
10 3 (4.55%) SAP
10 3 (4.55%) Symantec
11 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.03%) IBM
11 2 (3.03%) Juniper
11 2 (3.03%) NetApp
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle
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