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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 107 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.30% 1.90% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 6.29% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 10
Median salary £23,000 £33,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.30% +24.52%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -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
423 588 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.50% 30.22% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 345 449 319
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 December 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 +1 2 - - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows 10
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) MS Office
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) vSphere
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
9 5 (26.32%) System Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
9 5 (26.32%) Selenium
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
9 5 (26.32%) MCSE
9 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
10 4 (21.05%) SLA
10 4 (21.05%) CommVault
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp
10 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
10 4 (21.05%) Perl
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL

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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 2 (10.53%) VLAN
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) IT Support
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Manual Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Software Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Server Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Server Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Server Support
3 4 (21.05%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Velocity
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) iPad
1 4 (21.05%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows 10
4 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
7 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
8 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
9 2 (10.53%) Linux
9 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
1 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
1 5 (26.32%) System Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
2 4 (21.05%) Server Building
2 4 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) Simpana
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) CommVault
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Sophos
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) Polycom
5 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
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