The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 115 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.55% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.77% 2.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Average salary £18,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -22.15%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
541 514 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.60% 25.93% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 431 446 454
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 7 £18,000 -35.71% 1
Beaconsfield - 5 - -
Buckingham - 3 £18,000 -
Marlow - 1 £26,000 -
Bletchley - 1 £17,260 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
6 10 (50.00%) SLA
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) MS Office
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco
9 5 (25.00%) Service Management
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (20.00%) Degree
10 4 (20.00%) Android
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 4 (20.00%) Symantec
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.00%) ITIL
11 3 (15.00%) HND
11 3 (15.00%) .NET
11 3 (15.00%) DNS
11 3 (15.00%) LAN
11 3 (15.00%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) ADSL
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) HND
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (10.00%) Spiceworks
5 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) McAfee
5 2 (10.00%) Cognos
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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