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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 50 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.26% 0.71% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 2.59% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
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
113 116 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 28.90% 27.42% 49.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 106 130
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft