The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 128 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.26% 0.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £23,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
520 514 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.46% 26.32% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 410 468 473
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Beaconsfield - 3 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes +1 2 £20,750 -17.00%
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Android
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) SLA
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) Symantec
7 6 (31.58%) McAfee
7 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
7 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) WSUS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Lync
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Wireless
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
2 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Android
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
2 6 (31.58%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
1 6 (31.58%) WSUS
1 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Symantec
5 6 (31.58%) McAfee
5 6 (31.58%) 3PAR
5 6 (31.58%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya