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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 83 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 31 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.95% 1.02% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.87% 4.28% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 3
Average salary £26,000 £23,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £19,600 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,900 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
Windows 8
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
451 397 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.38% 23.77% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 391 349 367
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +22 25 £26,000 -25.17% 1
Abingdon +13 3 £25,500 -8.92%
Thame - 2 £32,500 -
Bicester +11 1 - - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
4 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (42.86%) MS Office
6 16 (38.10%) DNS
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 12 (28.57%) DHCP
9 12 (28.57%) VMware
10 10 (23.81%) LAN
10 10 (23.81%) WAN
11 9 (21.43%) ITIL
11 9 (21.43%) IIS
11 9 (21.43%) Server Building
12 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
12 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
12 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
12 8 (19.05%) Firewall
13 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 6 (14.29%) Fujitsu
14 6 (14.29%) VLAN
14 6 (14.29%) Office 365
14 6 (14.29%) VoIP
14 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 6 (14.29%) Sony

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Office
2 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) DHCP
3 10 (23.81%) LAN
3 10 (23.81%) WAN
4 8 (19.05%) Firewall
5 6 (14.29%) VoIP
5 6 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) IT Support
4 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
7 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Trainer
8 3 (7.14%) IT Trainer
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.76%) Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Windows CE
9 1 (2.38%) Android
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.38%) CentOS
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
1 9 (21.43%) Server Building
2 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
2 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.38%) Project Management
4 1 (2.38%) Process Management
4 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Use Case
4 1 (2.38%) Test Management
4 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.38%) Manual Testing
4 1 (2.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) CCNA
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Fujitsu
3 6 (14.29%) Sony
4 4 (9.52%) Apple
4 4 (9.52%) Sage
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Novell
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee
Bicester
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago