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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 99 92 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 30 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.82% 1.93% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.31% 6.74% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 17
Median salary £31,500 £26,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.15% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £23,800 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £45,000 £44,900
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
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
565 460 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.30% 28.64% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 432 394 366
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 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 29 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -6 23 £35,000 +30.84% 2
Oxford -22 4 £26,250 +0.96%
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
4 36 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (53.33%) MS Office
6 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
9 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (33.33%) VMware
9 20 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
10 19 (31.67%) Windows XP
11 16 (26.67%) Driving Licence
12 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (23.33%) Veeam
14 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (21.67%) MCSA
15 12 (20.00%) SAN
15 12 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
15 12 (20.00%) Backup Exec
15 12 (20.00%) Internet
15 12 (20.00%) Symantec
15 12 (20.00%) WSUS
15 12 (20.00%) Coaching
16 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (18.33%) Degree
16 11 (18.33%) PowerShell

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (53.33%) MS Office
2 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) Internet
1 12 (20.00%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) VPN
3 3 (5.00%) VLAN
4 2 (3.33%) DHCP
4 2 (3.33%) DNS
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
5 1 (1.67%) LAN
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Server Support
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
5 10 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 10 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Tester
6 8 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Systems Support Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Driving Licence
2 6 (10.00%) Biotechnology
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 19 (31.67%) Windows XP
6 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Coaching
2 10 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 10 (16.67%) SDLC
2 10 (16.67%) System Testing
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
4 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (10.00%) Server Building
4 6 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.33%) ERP
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (1.67%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (21.67%) MCSA
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
4 8 (13.33%) MCSE
5 5 (8.33%) Dell Certification
6 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 12 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (20.00%) WSUS
2 7 (11.67%) SCCM
3 6 (10.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (23.33%) Veeam
4 12 (20.00%) Symantec
5 11 (18.33%) Avaya
6 10 (16.67%) Dell
7 8 (13.33%) Sophos
8 6 (10.00%) CommVault
8 6 (10.00%) NetApp
9 5 (8.33%) Remedy
9 5 (8.33%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.67%) Cisco
10 1 (1.67%) Citrix
10 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
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