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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 119 124 136
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.64% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.96% 2.44% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 9
Median salary £24,250 £27,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.18% +25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £20,800 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
520 574 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.32% 26.33% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 430 484 592
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
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 29 July 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
Peterborough +2 1 - -
Huntingdon -8 1 £21,000 -4.54%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Office 365
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (33.33%) Citrix
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (29.17%) MS Office
10 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (29.17%) MCITP
11 6 (25.00%) SCCM
11 6 (25.00%) SCOM
11 6 (25.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.83%) Postgraduate
12 5 (20.83%) MCSE
12 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
12 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
12 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (20.83%) CCNA
12 5 (20.83%) Cisco
12 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (20.83%) Firewall
12 5 (20.83%) VLAN

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 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 5 (20.83%) Graduate
2 5 (20.83%) Graduate 1st Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) Graduate Help Desk Support
2 5 (20.83%) Graduate IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (20.83%) IT Graduate
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Trainee
5 2 (8.33%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.17%) AIX
9 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
2 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (29.17%) MCITP
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 5 (20.83%) Postgraduate
4 4 (16.67%) MCDST
4 4 (16.67%) MCSA
5 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
1 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Qualys
5 1 (4.17%) Rapid7
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
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