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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 99 108 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.65% 2.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 5
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +97.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £21,350 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £23,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
411 475 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.69% 24.82% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 321 362 464
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +10 14 £33,500 +57.64% 3
Buckingham - 1 £19,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (38.71%) Windows XP
3 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) SLA
4 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
5 10 (32.26%) MS Office
6 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
6 9 (29.03%) Android
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
7 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) WPF
8 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (16.13%) SCCM
9 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
9 5 (16.13%) WSUS
9 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
9 5 (16.13%) BladeLogic
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
9 5 (16.13%) XAML
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) HND

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
3 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%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Field Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) WPF
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
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
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows XP
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
4 9 (29.03%) Apple iOS
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (29.03%) Android
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) 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%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
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 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Firmware
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
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 5 (16.13%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Telerik
4 2 (6.45%) Remedy
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £15,000 to £17,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 22 days ago