The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 110 139 126
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.77% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 2.59% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 29
Median salary £41,250 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
Windows 8
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
498 735 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.46% 29.81% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 390 656 493
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Reading region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Reading

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) XenServer
4 5 (41.67%) CentOS
5 4 (33.33%) Groovy
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Electronics
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (25.00%) API Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Skype
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Biology
2 1 (8.33%) Chemistry
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Physics
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) API Integration
1 3 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Server Patching
2 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) Groovy
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Python
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) XenServer
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (8.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
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