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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 102 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 1.72% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 4.96% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 14
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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
381 585 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.70% 34.68% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 312 415 314
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Oxford +14 1 £28,000 -15.15% 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) MS Office
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) vSphere
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) System Testing
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
9 4 (25.00%) Terminal Server
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) SLA
9 4 (25.00%) Network Security
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) iPhone
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) iPad
9 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS

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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (12.50%) Skype
2 2 (12.50%) VLAN
2 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support
1 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Junior
2 5 (31.25%) Junior Software Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Junior Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Software Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Velocity
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
1 4 (25.00%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
6 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
1 5 (31.25%) System Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 2 (12.50%) Server Building
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) Simpana
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Apple
3 2 (12.50%) CommVault
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Polycom
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos