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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 114 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 1.75% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,350 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
430 515 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.27% 23.92% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 341 392 415
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 March 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 March 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 +7 10 £40,000 +88.23% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £22,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) ITIL
3 13 (41.94%) SLA
4 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (32.26%) MS Office
6 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) Android
8 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
8 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) WPF
10 6 (19.35%) HP
10 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (16.13%) C#
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) XML
11 5 (16.13%) HND
11 5 (16.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (16.13%) XAML
11 5 (16.13%) BladeLogic
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) WSUS
11 5 (16.13%) Computer Science

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MFGPRO
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
1 4 (12.90%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Field Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Deployment Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
1 7 (22.58%) WPF
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (29.03%) Android
6 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
2 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (6.45%) OO
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
1 5 (16.13%) XAML
2 2 (6.45%) C
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
2 2 (6.45%) VB
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) HND
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Firmware
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (16.13%) BladeLogic
1 5 (16.13%) WSUS
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Telerik
4 3 (9.68%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Mitel
6 1 (3.23%) Brocade
6 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) CommVault
6 1 (3.23%) Sun
6 1 (3.23%) Cognos
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Newport Pagnell
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 23 days ago