The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 2.33% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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 Wokingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 8.14% 33.70% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 31
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Wokingham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) EdgeSight
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware