The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 59 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.61% 0.99% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 3.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £44,000 £43,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
171 172 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.69% 28.24% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 148 161 155
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Slough

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Document Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
Slough, Berkshire
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