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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 109 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 1.80% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.71% 6.90% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 21
Median salary £23,000 £44,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.02% +70.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £51,600 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
480 406 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.98% 26.08% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 360 299 286
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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
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 27 September 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 - 5 - - 2
Banbury +3 4 £22,500 -8.16%
Oxford -12 2 £28,000 -31.70%
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) Windows 7
3 35 (76.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (67.39%) Windows Server
5 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
6 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
7 27 (58.70%) MS Office
7 27 (58.70%) Windows 10
8 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (50.00%) VMware
10 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
12 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
12 15 (32.61%) WSUS
13 14 (30.43%) vSphere
14 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
16 11 (23.91%) MCSE
16 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (23.91%) Degree
16 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
17 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
17 10 (21.74%) Veeam
17 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
17 10 (21.74%) SCCM
17 10 (21.74%) Asset Management
17 10 (21.74%) CommVault
17 10 (21.74%) NetApp
17 10 (21.74%) Perl

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 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (58.70%) MS Office
2 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Internet
1 9 (19.57%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Support Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Server Support
3 13 (28.26%) Server Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Support Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Specialist
6 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) VMware Support Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Support Analyst
7 7 (15.22%) IT Support
8 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Software Tester
8 6 (13.04%) Systems Support
8 6 (13.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) CSS3
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Driving Licence
2 5 (10.87%) Biotechnology
3 4 (8.70%) iPad
3 4 (8.70%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) Windows 7
3 35 (76.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (67.39%) Windows Server
5 27 (58.70%) Windows 10
6 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
9 6 (13.04%) Windows Vista
10 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.17%) Linux
11 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Asset Management
1 10 (21.74%) Patch Management
1 10 (21.74%) Server Building
1 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
2 9 (19.57%) Coaching
3 6 (13.04%) Manual Testing
3 6 (13.04%) System Testing
4 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.70%) SDLC
5 4 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.17%) CRM
8 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.17%) ITSM
8 1 (2.17%) Migration
8 1 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
2 10 (21.74%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 11 (23.91%) MCSE
3 9 (19.57%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) Dell Certification
5 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 14 (30.43%) vSphere
3 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.70%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) WSUS
2 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 10 (21.74%) Simpana
3 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec
3 9 (19.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (21.74%) CommVault
3 10 (21.74%) NetApp
3 10 (21.74%) Veeam
4 9 (19.57%) Avaya
4 9 (19.57%) Symantec
5 8 (17.39%) Sophos
6 3 (6.52%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) Apple
8 1 (2.17%) Polycom
8 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
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