The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 97 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.21% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.34% 0.46% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 1
Average salary £24,750 £28,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.38% -7.37%
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
356 432 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.66% 24.53% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 312 374 306
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 10 £26,000 -
Banbury - 4 £20,000 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 27 (58.70%) Windows 7
4 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
5 20 (43.48%) SQL
5 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
7 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 18 (39.13%) Apple
8 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (32.61%) DNS
8 15 (32.61%) DHCP
8 15 (32.61%) Degree
8 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (28.26%) VMware
10 12 (26.09%) Windows XP
11 11 (23.91%) MCSE
11 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (23.91%) Office 365
12 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
12 10 (21.74%) MS Office
13 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (17.39%) XenApp
14 8 (17.39%) .NET
14 8 (17.39%) Cisco
14 8 (17.39%) Citrix

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (15.22%) SAS
5 7 (15.22%) Lync
5 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (10.87%) IBM Notes
6 5 (10.87%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (10.87%) IIS
7 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (4.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
3 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
1 15 (32.61%) DHCP
2 8 (17.39%) SAN
3 7 (15.22%) VPN
3 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
4 6 (13.04%) VLAN
5 4 (8.70%) Network Security
5 4 (8.70%) SNMP
5 4 (8.70%) LAN
5 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 4 (8.70%) Internet
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
6 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
1 11 (23.91%) Support Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) IT Support
2 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Graduate
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) Account Manager
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Account Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Junior
6 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.52%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) XML
3 4 (8.70%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.17%) WinForms
4 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Windows 7
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 7 (15.22%) Linux
7 6 (13.04%) Mac OS
8 4 (8.70%) UNIX
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
4 3 (6.52%) System Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Game Development
5 2 (4.35%) Change Management
5 2 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (2.17%) Scrum
6 1 (2.17%) MVC
6 1 (2.17%) TDD
6 1 (2.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 11 (23.91%) MCSE
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.04%) CCNP
4 6 (13.04%) CCDP
4 6 (13.04%) MCITP
5 4 (8.70%) CISSP
6 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
6 3 (6.52%) ISEB
6 3 (6.52%) MCP
7 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) CCNA
8 1 (2.17%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
4 7 (15.22%) XenDesktop
5 6 (13.04%) vSphere
6 5 (10.87%) DFS Replication
7 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) WSUS
2 6 (13.04%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) Apple
3 13 (28.26%) VMware
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
5 7 (15.22%) Fujitsu
5 7 (15.22%) HP
5 7 (15.22%) Dell
6 6 (13.04%) IBM
7 5 (10.87%) Lotus
8 4 (8.70%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) Cognos
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
Banbury
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago