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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Berkshire
Rank 157 214 186
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.33% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 1.30% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 35
Median salary £25,750 £32,250 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.15% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £59,750 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
1046 1303 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.90% 25.61% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1160 1208
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
Bracknell +23 9 £25,000 -13.79%
Slough +33 5 £28,000 -30.00%
Reading +44 4 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Ascot - 2 £23,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 31 (51.67%) Windows 10
6 22 (36.67%) MS Office
7 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
8 18 (30.00%) VMware
8 18 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (28.33%) ITIL
10 16 (26.67%) SLA
10 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (26.67%) Office 365
10 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (21.67%) Cisco
12 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 11 (18.33%) Firewall
14 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (15.00%) Dell
14 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
15 8 (13.33%) LAN
15 8 (13.33%) DNS
15 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
15 8 (13.33%) Skype for Business
16 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
16 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
16 7 (11.67%) Migration
16 7 (11.67%) Windows XP

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 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (36.67%) MS Office
2 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Office 365
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Firewall
2 8 (13.33%) DNS
2 8 (13.33%) LAN
3 7 (11.67%) DHCP
4 5 (8.33%) MPLS
5 4 (6.67%) PBX
5 4 (6.67%) Skype
5 4 (6.67%) VPN
5 4 (6.67%) WAN
5 4 (6.67%) Wireless
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.00%) VoIP
6 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.33%) Internet
7 2 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.67%) SMTP
8 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
General
1 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Support Engineer
2 17 (28.33%) IT Support
3 11 (18.33%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (18.33%) IT Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Deskside Support
7 6 (10.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Desktop Support
8 5 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) iPad
1 3 (5.00%) iPhone
1 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 31 (51.67%) Windows 10
4 18 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.67%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.33%) Android
8 5 (8.33%) CentOS
8 5 (8.33%) Linux
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (6.67%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
2 7 (11.67%) Migration
2 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (8.33%) Change Control
3 5 (8.33%) Change Management
4 4 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (6.67%) Post-Production
5 3 (5.00%) API Integration
6 2 (3.33%) Biology
6 2 (3.33%) Chemistry
6 2 (3.33%) Physics
6 2 (3.33%) Presales
6 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.67%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (8.33%) Groovy
1 5 (8.33%) Java
1 5 (8.33%) Python
1 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) MCSA
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 4 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.67%) MCITP
6 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) XenServer
5 4 (6.67%) Firmware
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.33%) XenApp
7 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.33%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) VMware
3 13 (21.67%) Cisco
4 9 (15.00%) Dell
5 5 (8.33%) Avaya
6 3 (5.00%) Citrix
6 3 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) IBM
6 3 (5.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (5.00%) Xerox
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.67%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.67%) Symantec
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