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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 61 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.38% - 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% - 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
131 164 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.05% 32.67% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 84 120 124
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) SAP