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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 86 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.73% 0.92% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 4.02% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 5
Median salary £19,000 £25,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
169 323 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.48% 22.76% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 158 246 253
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) MS Office
3 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 12 (42.86%) VMware
5 12 (42.86%) Windows XP
6 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
9 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
9 8 (28.57%) SLA
9 8 (28.57%) HND
9 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.00%) Retail
10 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (25.00%) MCTS
10 7 (25.00%) MCITP
10 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (25.00%) MCP
10 7 (25.00%) MCSE
10 7 (25.00%) MCSA
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) Office 365
11 5 (17.86%) Migration

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (96.43%) MS Office
2 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
General
1 7 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 15 (53.57%) Service Analyst
2 15 (53.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
4 10 (35.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
6 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
7 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (21.43%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (21.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) HND
3 7 (25.00%) MCITP
3 7 (25.00%) MCP
3 7 (25.00%) MCSA
3 7 (25.00%) MCSE
3 7 (25.00%) MCTS
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec
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