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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 42 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.96% 0.75% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.62% 2.48% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 12
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
Windows 8
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
116 161 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.32% 30.38% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 110 151 144
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Bracknell

Windows 8
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (9.09%) NETGEAR
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) Dell
7 1 (9.09%) Avaya
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) Internet

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Deskside Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Deskside Support
3 3 (27.27%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) NETGEAR