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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 69 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.18% - 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% - 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
216 153 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.43% 36.08% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 141 100 99
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) MS Office
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (38.46%) SonicWALL
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
7 1 (7.69%) XenApp
7 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) vSphere
7 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.69%) Electronics
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Finance

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) IT Support
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
1 1 (7.69%) Migration
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
1 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
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