The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 116 124 139
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 1.10% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 7
Median salary £36,000 £22,000 £16,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,100 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
597 638 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.14% 30.60% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 508 549 596
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 9 £36,000 - 1
Huntingdon -15 1 £23,000 +4.54%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) VMware
2 41 (82.00%) Office 365
3 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
5 25 (50.00%) Citrix
6 23 (46.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (46.00%) Windows 7
7 22 (44.00%) MCITP
8 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (40.00%) MCSE
10 19 (38.00%) MCSA
10 19 (38.00%) SharePoint
10 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
10 19 (38.00%) MCDST
10 19 (38.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (34.00%) Windows Server
12 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
13 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (26.00%) MS Office
15 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (22.00%) Firewall
17 10 (20.00%) Cisco
17 10 (20.00%) VLAN
17 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (20.00%) CCNA
18 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
19 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
19 7 (14.00%) Linux

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 19 (38.00%) SharePoint
1 19 (38.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
3 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
2 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (82.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Firewall
2 10 (20.00%) VLAN
3 6 (12.00%) DHCP
3 6 (12.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) Wireless
6 2 (4.00%) ADSL
6 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 11 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 9 (18.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 7 (14.00%) Graduate
6 7 (14.00%) IT Graduate
7 6 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (10.00%) Graduate 1st Line Support
8 5 (10.00%) Graduate Help Desk Support
8 5 (10.00%) Graduate IT Support
8 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows 7
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (34.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Linux
6 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) VMS
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (4.00%) ERP
3 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.00%) CRM
3 1 (2.00%) DevOps
3 1 (2.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (44.00%) MCITP
3 20 (40.00%) MCSE
4 19 (38.00%) MCDST
4 19 (38.00%) MCSA
5 10 (20.00%) CCNA
5 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (10.00%) Degree
6 5 (10.00%) Postgraduate
7 4 (8.00%) MCP
8 3 (6.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCCM
1 6 (12.00%) SCOM
2 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) VMware
2 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Forcepoint
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