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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 110 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.87% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.01% 3.33% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 9
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £19,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
374 421 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.61% 23.97% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 289 329 373
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -13 7 £35,000 +14.75%
High Wycombe +4 5 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Aylesbury - 2 £30,750 - 1
Marlow - 1 £26,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (86.27%) Windows 7
3 40 (78.43%) Microsoft
4 33 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 31 (60.78%) MS Office
6 28 (54.90%) VMware
7 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
8 22 (43.14%) Windows XP
9 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
9 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (35.29%) ITIL
10 18 (35.29%) Citrix
10 18 (35.29%) SLA
10 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (35.29%) Office 365
10 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
11 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (29.41%) DNS
12 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (27.45%) XenDesktop
13 14 (27.45%) Firewall
14 13 (25.49%) VMware Workstation
14 13 (25.49%) Apple
14 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (19.61%) Avaya
15 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
16 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
2 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.92%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (60.78%) MS Office
2 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) DNS
2 14 (27.45%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.69%) DHCP
5 5 (9.80%) Wireless
6 2 (3.92%) SAN
6 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) LAN
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Service Desk Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) 1st Line Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) CSS
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Handset
3 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (86.27%) Windows 7
3 22 (43.14%) Windows XP
4 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
9 5 (9.80%) Linux
10 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.92%) Unix
11 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.96%) Android
12 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (7.84%) Change Management
3 3 (5.88%) CRM
3 3 (5.88%) Service Management
3 3 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (3.92%) Data Security
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Automation Testing
5 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Coaching
5 1 (1.96%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (1.96%) Data Management
5 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.96%) Line Management
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.96%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Java
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) C
2 2 (3.92%) C++
2 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) VB
2 2 (3.92%) VBScript
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) MCSA
3 5 (9.80%) MCSE
4 4 (7.84%) A+ Certification
4 4 (7.84%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.88%) MCP
6 2 (3.92%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) XenDesktop
3 13 (25.49%) VMware Workstation
4 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
4 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.96%) vSphere
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Microsoft
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 18 (35.29%) Citrix
4 13 (25.49%) Apple
5 10 (19.61%) Avaya
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco
7 4 (7.84%) Google
7 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
8 3 (5.88%) MobileIron
8 3 (5.88%) Polycom
9 2 (3.92%) HP
9 2 (3.92%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.92%) Northgate
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle
9 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.96%) Dell
10 1 (1.96%) Draytek
10 1 (1.96%) Sophos
10 1 (1.96%) Symantec
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: £20,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Aylesbury
Prospectus
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago