The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 94 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.81% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 0.65% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £20,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.77% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Windows 8
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
297 309 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.81% 23.57% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 229 239 296
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,326 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) SLA
4 13 (46.43%) ITIL
5 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 10 (35.71%) MS Office
6 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 9 (32.14%) Android
7 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Vista
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.00%) HP
10 6 (21.43%) .NET
10 6 (21.43%) WPF
10 6 (21.43%) SCCM
10 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
10 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
11 5 (17.86%) XAML
11 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
11 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (17.86%) WSUS
11 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
11 5 (17.86%) BladeLogic
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
11 5 (17.86%) C#

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MFGPRO
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) WPF
2 5 (17.86%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) EDI
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) FMCG
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Statistics
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Android
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
2 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
1 5 (17.86%) XAML
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) HND
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) BladeLogic
2 5 (17.86%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Remedy
3 4 (14.29%) Telerik
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Mitel
5 2 (7.14%) CommVault
5 2 (7.14%) Brocade
5 2 (7.14%) Meraki
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) Sun
5 2 (7.14%) Cognos
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
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