The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 49 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.36% 0.60% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.22% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -22.15%
Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 122 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 19.27% 36.42% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 79 109 87
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
Berkshire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Office 365
3 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (66.67%) vSphere
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) 3G
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (16.67%) 3G
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 8 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) vSphere
2 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft