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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 107 120 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 25 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.09% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% 2.77% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 9
Average salary £25,250 £18,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.27% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,000 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
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
522 541 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.76% 25.90% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 418 429 445
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 13 £22,625 +25.69%
High Wycombe - 10 £28,000 - 5
Aylesbury - 1 £23,500 - 2
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 23 (58.97%) SLA
5 22 (56.41%) ITIL
6 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
7 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (43.59%) Windows XP
9 16 (41.03%) Firewall
10 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
11 14 (35.90%) VMware
11 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
11 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (33.33%) MS Office
12 13 (33.33%) Android
13 12 (30.77%) Blackberry
13 12 (30.77%) Apple
14 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (25.64%) Office 365
15 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (25.64%) Finance
16 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (20.51%) Mac OS X
17 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (20.51%) DNS
17 8 (20.51%) Linux

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MFGPRO
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.13%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
5 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (5.13%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (7.69%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Law
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Service Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Server Support
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) EDI
1 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.13%) WPF
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 7 (17.95%) Statistics
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) FMCG
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
4 17 (43.59%) Windows XP
5 13 (33.33%) Android
6 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (20.51%) Linux
7 8 (20.51%) Mac OS X
7 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
9 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
2 8 (20.51%) Time Management
3 7 (17.95%) Cyber Security
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.56%) Change Control
7 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.56%) Line Management
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) Coaching
7 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C#
1 2 (5.13%) XAML
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
2 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) MCSE
3 7 (17.95%) MCP
4 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.56%) MOS
6 1 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) Firmware
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.69%) BladeLogic
2 3 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Apple
4 7 (17.95%) Fortinet
4 7 (17.95%) Avaya
4 7 (17.95%) Juniper
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco
4 7 (17.95%) Pegasus
5 6 (15.38%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Remedy
7 3 (7.69%) Brocade
7 3 (7.69%) Meraki
7 3 (7.69%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 3 (7.69%) Citrix
7 3 (7.69%) Sun
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) Cognos
7 3 (7.69%) CommVault
7 3 (7.69%) Mitel
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