The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 70 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.15% 1.44% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 4.48% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Median salary £28,000 £30,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.43% +0.83%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 268 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.77% 32.17% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 144 218 182
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,634 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Oxford

Windows 8
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory