The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 184 148
Rank change year-on-year +16 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 27 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.60% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 2.01% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 62
Median salary £30,250 £26,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.15% -1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,700 £47,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 965 1340 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.22% 29.55% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 805 1166 975
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Berkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Berkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Berkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Reading +22 3 £30,000 -
Maidenhead +10 2 £34,000 -6.84%
Bracknell +23 1 - - 1
Wokingham +18 1 £19,000 -24.00%
Slough +6 1 £30,000 +13.20%
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows 7
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 10
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
7 8 (47.06%) Internet
8 6 (35.29%) IIS
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) WCF
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (29.41%) Intranet
10 4 (23.53%) Project Management
10 4 (23.53%) SAP
10 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (23.53%) Electronics
10 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
10 4 (23.53%) Programme Management

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) Intranet
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Integration Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows 7
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 10
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Business Development
2 3 (17.65%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Process Management
3 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.88%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
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