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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 72 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 0.83% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.46% 3.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.07%
Windows 8
Oxfordshire

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
203 263 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.64% 27.20% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 176 217 272
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,970 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
5 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) MS Office
7 6 (35.29%) Apple
7 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Analytics
8 5 (29.41%) IBM
8 5 (29.41%) DFS Replication
8 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
8 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (29.41%) Data Management
8 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
8 5 (29.41%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (29.41%) MCSE
8 5 (29.41%) MCT
8 5 (29.41%) MCP
8 5 (29.41%) MS Visio

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
1 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
1 5 (29.41%) Lotus Domino
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Avionics
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
1 13 (76.47%) Support Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) IT Support Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
1 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
1 1 (5.88%) WinForms
1 1 (5.88%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) CentOS
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Android
6 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Data Management
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Software License Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) MCT
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) DFS Replication
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Apple
3 5 (29.41%) Lotus
3 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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