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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 100 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.73% - 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Median salary £36,000 - £23,750
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 - £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 - £26,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
Cambridgeshire

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
430 471 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.82% 33.31% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 369 401 498
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,300 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 24 May 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) Office 365
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) SCCM
7 5 (33.33%) SCOM
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Postgraduate
7 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) MCP
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (20.00%) MCTS
9 3 (20.00%) MCITP
9 3 (20.00%) SLA
9 3 (20.00%) LAN
9 3 (20.00%) Wireless
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management

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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) ADSL
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate 1st Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate Help Desk Support
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) IT Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) Postgraduate
2 4 (26.67%) MCP
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Docker
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago