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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 114 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.65% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.18% 1.57% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 12
Median salary £20,500 £24,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% -11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,400 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,400 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -
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
551 509 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.67% 24.58% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 461 437 611
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,360 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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
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 30 August 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
Huntingdon -2 3 £22,000 -1.12% 2
Cambridge +4 2 £24,000 - 2
Peterborough +5 1 - -
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Office 365
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (44.00%) MCITP
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (36.00%) MCDST
8 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 9 (36.00%) MCSE
8 9 (36.00%) MCSA
8 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (24.00%) MS Office
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (16.00%) Postgraduate
12 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
12 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
12 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (16.00%) Degree
13 3 (12.00%) MCTS
13 3 (12.00%) Firewall

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 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support
4 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate Help Desk Support
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate IT Support
4 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (16.00%) IT Graduate
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) AIX
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.00%) B2B
2 1 (4.00%) ERP
2 1 (4.00%) Time Management
2 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (44.00%) MCITP
3 9 (36.00%) MCDST
3 9 (36.00%) MCSA
3 9 (36.00%) MCSE
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) Postgraduate
5 3 (12.00%) MCP
5 3 (12.00%) MCTS
6 2 (8.00%) CCNA
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.00%) Qualys
4 1 (4.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Sage
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