The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 50 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 0.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,250 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-7.43% -9.02%
Windows 8
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
108 91 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 20.77% 22.81% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 100 69 134
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) Office 365
3 8 (72.73%) vSphere
3 8 (72.73%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) 3G
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (72.73%) MS Exchange
1 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) 3G
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Desktop Support
1 8 (72.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) vSphere
2 8 (72.73%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft