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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 104 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.99% 0.96% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.71% 3.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 0
Average salary £27,500 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
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
404 479 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.56% 27.19% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 334 406 499
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +2 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £24,500 -
Wantage - 1 £50,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Banbury - 1 £23,500 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (56.41%) DNS
4 21 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
6 16 (41.03%) MS Office
6 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (41.03%) IIS
7 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (28.21%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
8 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
9 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL
10 9 (23.08%) Windows XP
10 9 (23.08%) SAN
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (20.51%) MCP
11 8 (20.51%) MCSE
11 8 (20.51%) Wireless
11 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (20.51%) Degree
11 8 (20.51%) Terminal Server
11 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (20.51%) Windows Vista
11 8 (20.51%) VBScript
11 8 (20.51%) IPv4
11 8 (20.51%) FTP
11 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
12 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (41.03%) IIS
2 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
5 5 (12.82%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.13%) Lync
7 2 (5.13%) Apache
8 1 (2.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Office
2 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) SAN
3 8 (20.51%) IPv4
3 8 (20.51%) FTP
3 8 (20.51%) Wireless
4 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 7 (17.95%) NAS
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (10.26%) Internet
7 2 (5.13%) LAN
7 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) WAN
8 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Ant
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (5.13%) Advertising
1 2 (5.13%) Military
1 2 (5.13%) Avionics
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
1 17 (43.59%) Support Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) IT Support
3 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.69%) Junior
6 3 (7.69%) Server Support
7 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) Cocoa
1 2 (5.13%) WinForms
1 2 (5.13%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) PMI
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) New Media
5 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (23.08%) Windows XP
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Vista
7 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
8 3 (7.69%) Android
8 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.13%) CentOS
9 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Data Management
3 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) Analytics
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security
6 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Test Management
7 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.13%) System Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) Android Development
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.56%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) VBScript
2 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) MCP
2 8 (20.51%) MCSE
3 7 (17.95%) MCT
3 7 (17.95%) CCNA
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) Terminal Server
4 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (12.82%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) Apple
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) Lotus
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Draytek
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Cognos
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