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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 122 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.41% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 1.35% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 16
Average salary £27,250 £18,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.38% -55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £15,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
634 740 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.91% 30.12% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 532 590 759
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
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 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -1 4 £32,500 +116.66%
Huntingdon +6 3 £22,000 +37.50%
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) VMware
6 9 (33.33%) MS Office
6 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (25.93%) MCSE
8 7 (25.93%) MCSA
8 7 (25.93%) MCDST
8 7 (25.93%) MCITP
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
9 6 (22.22%) SCCM
9 6 (22.22%) SLA
9 6 (22.22%) UNIX
10 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) Data Security
11 4 (14.81%) E-Learning
11 4 (14.81%) JOnAS
11 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) JOnAS
4 1 (3.70%) WorkSite
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Graduate
3 6 (22.22%) IT Support
4 5 (18.52%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (18.52%) Support Technician
5 4 (14.81%) Trainer
5 4 (14.81%) IT Trainer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.70%) SCCM Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) E-Learning
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
2 5 (18.52%) Data Security
3 2 (7.41%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Server Building
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) MCSE
1 7 (25.93%) MCSA
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (25.93%) MCDST
1 7 (25.93%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
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