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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 119 138 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 0.80% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,900 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
447 499 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.02% 21.65% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 350 405 497
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -3 14 £27,500 +34.14% 2
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) SLA
4 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
5 14 (45.16%) ITIL
6 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
7 11 (35.48%) Android
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (35.48%) MS Office
7 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
8 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
11 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (22.58%) HP
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
12 6 (19.35%) SCCM
13 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
13 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
13 5 (16.13%) WPF
13 5 (16.13%) WSUS
13 5 (16.13%) BladeLogic
13 5 (16.13%) Firewall

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Office
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MFGPRO
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Deployment Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) WPF
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) FMCG
5 1 (3.23%) iPhone
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 11 (35.48%) Android
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.45%) Linux
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
2 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
3 4 (12.90%) Time Management
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) XAML
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
2 2 (6.45%) VB
2 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) HND
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) WSUS
2 5 (16.13%) BladeLogic
2 5 (16.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) HP
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Remedy
4 4 (12.90%) Telerik
5 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) Pegasus
5 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Meraki
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Cognos
6 2 (6.45%) CommVault
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) Sun
6 2 (6.45%) Mitel
6 2 (6.45%) Brocade
7 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Pension and BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 26 days ago