The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 97 107 141
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +34
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 0.82% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 3.33% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 3
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +74.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,350 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £24,300
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
Windows 8
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
456 451 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.26% 24.63% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 338 353 543
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +5 17 £31,750 -33.15% 1
Buckingham - 4 £19,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £22,500 -
Marlow - 1 - -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 13 (43.33%) MS Office
5 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (33.33%) SLA
7 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (30.00%) Android
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
10 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 5 (16.67%) .NET
12 5 (16.67%) HND
12 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Vista
12 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.67%) WPF
13 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
13 4 (13.33%) VPN
14 3 (10.00%) EPoS
14 3 (10.00%) XAML
14 3 (10.00%) XML

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Office
2 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) ADSL
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Field Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) WPF
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) EPoS
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (30.00%) Android
6 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) ERP
2 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.67%) Service Management
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (6.67%) OO
3 2 (6.67%) MVC
3 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) XAML
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) HND
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (6.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec
2 2 (6.67%) Cognos
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Telerik
2 2 (6.67%) WatchGuard
2 2 (6.67%) Spiceworks
3 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
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