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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 97 88 114
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.00% 1.57% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% 5.96% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 5
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £23,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
413 403 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.54% 26.31% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 337 301 499
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -15 5 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £25,500 -
Wantage - 2 £49,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Bicester - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
4 13 (41.94%) DNS
5 11 (35.48%) MS Office
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) IIS
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) SAN
9 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Vista
10 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
11 5 (16.13%) ITIL
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Apple
11 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
11 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (12.90%) Data Management
12 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
12 4 (12.90%) NAS
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
12 4 (12.90%) Lync
12 4 (12.90%) PowerShell

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (29.03%) IIS
2 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (12.90%) Lync
5 4 (12.90%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless
3 4 (12.90%) IPv4
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) FTP
3 4 (12.90%) NAS
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.45%) VLAN
5 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Military
2 3 (9.68%) Avionics
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
1 13 (41.94%) Support Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) IT Support
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Server Support
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) Cocoa
1 3 (9.68%) WinForms
1 3 (9.68%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) PMI
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Vista
6 4 (12.90%) Android
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.90%) CentOS
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Data Management
4 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Test Management
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
4 3 (9.68%) System Testing
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Android Development
4 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) VBScript
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) MCP
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) MCT
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Apple
4 4 (12.90%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Draytek
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + competitive
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