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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 92 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.93% 0.88% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 3.32% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Average salary £25,000 £19,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -49.33%
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
325 301 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.23% 26.64% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 244 249 225
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 28 August 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) ITIL
3 16 (59.26%) SLA
4 15 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
6 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Office 365
7 10 (37.04%) Android
7 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
7 10 (37.04%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) Apple
10 7 (25.93%) Pegasus
10 7 (25.93%) Avaya
10 7 (25.93%) Juniper
10 7 (25.93%) MCSE
10 7 (25.93%) MS Office
10 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.93%) Statistics
10 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (25.93%) Fortinet

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MFGPRO
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.41%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (7.41%) PowerBuilder
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
6 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
7 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
8 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) IT Support
8 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Solution Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Operations Support Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Server Support
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) EDI
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
2 7 (25.93%) Statistics
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) Replication
5 2 (7.41%) FMCG
6 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
5 10 (37.04%) Linux
5 10 (37.04%) Android
6 6 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (7.41%) UNIX
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) Time Management
3 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
1 2 (7.41%) C++
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) VBScript
1 2 (7.41%) VB
1 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.93%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Apple
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Pegasus
3 7 (25.93%) Avaya
3 7 (25.93%) Juniper
3 7 (25.93%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.11%) Meraki
4 3 (11.11%) CommVault
4 3 (11.11%) Cognos
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) Sun
4 3 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Dell
4 3 (11.11%) EMC
4 3 (11.11%) Remedy
4 3 (11.11%) Mitel
4 3 (11.11%) Brocade
5 2 (7.41%) Northgate
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 23 days ago