The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 96 104 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.40% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 1.46% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 19
Median salary £22,500 £27,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
399 411 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.37% 27.47% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 312 309 477
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cambridge region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) DSL
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Technician
1 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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