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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 113 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 31 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.37% 0.92% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.96% 3.75% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 13
Average salary £25,625 £18,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.36% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £18,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £29,200 £35,850
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
520 506 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.00% 24.43% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 407 417 388
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 1 September 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 September 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 -11 13 £25,000 +25.00% 1
High Wycombe - 13 £28,500 - 4
Aylesbury - 3 £24,500 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
4 31 (63.27%) MS Exchange
5 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (55.10%) Windows 7
6 27 (55.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (51.02%) ITIL
8 24 (48.98%) Windows XP
9 21 (42.86%) MS Office
9 21 (42.86%) SLA
9 21 (42.86%) Firewall
10 20 (40.82%) VMware
10 20 (40.82%) Hyper-V
11 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
12 17 (34.69%) Office 365
13 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (32.65%) Apple
13 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (28.57%) Finance
15 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (24.49%) Mac OS X
16 12 (24.49%) DNS
16 12 (24.49%) MCSE
16 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (22.45%) Android
17 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (22.45%) Blackberry

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (63.27%) MS Exchange
2 27 (55.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (42.86%) MS Office
2 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MFGPRO
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (4.08%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Office 365
2 6 (12.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) Firewall
2 12 (24.49%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) Wireless
5 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 5 (10.20%) DHCP
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (8.16%) WAN
6 4 (8.16%) VPN
7 3 (6.12%) SAN
8 1 (2.04%) Intranet
8 1 (2.04%) IPsec
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (8.16%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.08%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Law
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Support Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (16.33%) Service Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) IT Support
7 5 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
8 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
9 3 (6.12%) Support Technician
9 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Manager
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Technician
9 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.12%) EDI
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.29%) Statistics
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
5 2 (4.08%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) iPhone
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (55.10%) Windows 7
4 24 (48.98%) Windows XP
5 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (24.49%) Mac OS X
7 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (22.45%) Android
8 10 (20.41%) Linux
9 3 (6.12%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
3 7 (14.29%) Time Management
3 7 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 6 (12.24%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) Coaching
7 3 (6.12%) Line Management
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security
9 1 (2.04%) CRM
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.04%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
1 2 (4.08%) C++
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
1 2 (4.08%) VBScript
1 2 (4.08%) VB
1 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.49%) MCSE
3 9 (18.37%) MCP
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MOS
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.82%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) VMware
3 16 (32.65%) Apple
4 8 (16.33%) Avaya
4 8 (16.33%) Cisco
5 7 (14.29%) Juniper
5 7 (14.29%) Pegasus
5 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 6 (12.24%) Google
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle
7 5 (10.20%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) Cognos
8 3 (6.12%) Sun
8 3 (6.12%) HP
8 3 (6.12%) Dell
8 3 (6.12%) EMC
8 3 (6.12%) Mitel
8 3 (6.12%) CommVault
8 3 (6.12%) Remedy
8 3 (6.12%) Brocade
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Rizz Search & Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 27 days ago