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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 121 128 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.86% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.99% 0.81% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 8
Average salary £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £22,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,100 £30,000
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
501 491 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.49% 22.03% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 398 520
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -4 16 £27,500 -4.34% 4
High Wycombe - 4 £23,000 - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 20 (55.56%) SLA
4 19 (52.78%) ITIL
4 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
5 18 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
7 14 (38.89%) Android
8 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.78%) Firewall
10 10 (27.78%) Blackberry
10 10 (27.78%) MS Office
11 9 (25.00%) VMware
11 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (22.22%) Office 365
12 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (19.44%) Time Management
13 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
13 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (19.44%) Finance
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (19.44%) Apple
13 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security
14 6 (16.67%) Pegasus

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.56%) MFGPRO
2 1 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) XML
1 4 (11.11%) WPF
2 2 (5.56%) EDI
3 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Blackberry
2 6 (16.67%) Statistics
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) FMCG
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 14 (38.89%) Android
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
6 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Time Management
2 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 4 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 4 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C#
1 4 (11.11%) XAML
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) MOS
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) HND
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (11.11%) WSUS
2 4 (11.11%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Apple
4 6 (16.67%) Pegasus
4 6 (16.67%) Avaya
4 6 (16.67%) Juniper
4 6 (16.67%) HP
4 6 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Telerik
6 3 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) CommVault
7 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Sun
7 2 (5.56%) Cognos
7 2 (5.56%) Brocade
7 2 (5.56%) Mitel
7 2 (5.56%) Meraki
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Pension and BUPA
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Barclay Anderson
Salary: Up to £22,000 + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury
Blue Town Online
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago