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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 114 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.53% 1.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 4.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 0
Average salary £23,500 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
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
507 429 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.36% 22.45% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 422 358 380
Average salary £31,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 6 £20,000 -2.43% 3
High Wycombe - 3 £31,500 - 1
Beaconsfield - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 £19,000 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
4 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
6 12 (44.44%) SLA
7 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
9 9 (33.33%) MS Office
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (25.93%) Android
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
12 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
12 6 (22.22%) Service Management
13 5 (18.52%) Firewall
13 5 (18.52%) Degree
13 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (18.52%) EPoS
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
14 4 (14.81%) ADSL
14 4 (14.81%) Cognos
14 4 (14.81%) HND
14 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
14 4 (14.81%) Symantec
14 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (14.81%) Spiceworks
14 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
14 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (14.81%) ADSL
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Support
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) IT Support
5 4 (14.81%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Field Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (18.52%) EPoS
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.93%) Android
8 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.70%) UNIX
9 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (3.70%) MVC
2 1 (3.70%) Scrum
2 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
2 1 (3.70%) Data Management
2 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
2 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (3.70%) OO
2 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) HND
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Cognos
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
3 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard
3 4 (14.81%) Spiceworks
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
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