The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 138 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £23,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
758 985 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.63% 34.83% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 623 857 920
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 5 £15,000 -
Cambridge +15 4 £33,750 -10.00%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (91.89%) Windows 7
3 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
4 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
5 22 (59.46%) MS Office
6 12 (32.43%) SCCM
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (27.03%) MCP
8 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
8 10 (27.03%) MCTS
8 10 (27.03%) Lync
9 9 (24.32%) JOnAS
9 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) Blackberry
10 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (18.92%) MCITP
11 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
12 6 (16.22%) ITIL
12 6 (16.22%) Citrix
12 6 (16.22%) VMware
12 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
13 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (13.51%) Office 365
13 5 (13.51%) Linux
13 5 (13.51%) LAN
13 5 (13.51%) WAN
14 4 (10.81%) DHCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
1 10 (27.03%) Lync
2 9 (24.32%) JOnAS
3 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (59.46%) MS Office
2 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) LAN
2 5 (13.51%) WAN
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) VoIP
3 4 (10.81%) Wireless
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) IPsec
6 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Support
2 9 (24.32%) Support Technician
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.51%) Junior
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (2.70%) SCCM Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (91.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.41%) Android
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
7 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
3 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) OO
4 2 (5.41%) OOD
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
1 2 (5.41%) C++
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
1 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.03%) MCTS
2 10 (27.03%) MCP
3 7 (18.92%) MCITP
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) NDS
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.70%) SCSM
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) NetApp
4 1 (2.70%) Novell
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus
4 1 (2.70%) Veeam
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago