The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 99 102 122
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 1.31% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.35% 6.04% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 7
Median salary £17,000 £26,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.84% -33.75%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 340 381 425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.27% 21.77% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 244 274 336
Median salary £33,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,340 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Buckinghamshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Milton Keynes +3 7 £17,000 -40.35% 2
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (63.33%) MS Office
4 17 (56.67%) Windows XP
5 14 (46.67%) SLA
6 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (36.67%) HND
7 11 (36.67%) Degree
7 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
7 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL
9 9 (30.00%) GNVQ
9 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 5 (16.67%) MCSA
11 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 5 (16.67%) VMware
12 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (13.33%) EPoS
12 4 (13.33%) Office 365
12 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 3 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
13 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
13 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
13 3 (10.00%) Analytics

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Office
2 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) Skype
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (13.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) IT Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Junior
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Customer Support Executive
7 3 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) EPoS
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows XP
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Analytics
2 3 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) CRM
2 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) B2B
4 1 (3.33%) B2B Sales
4 1 (3.33%) Business Development
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
1 11 (36.67%) HND
2 9 (30.00%) GNVQ
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (16.67%) MCSA
5 3 (10.00%) CCIE
5 3 (10.00%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.00%) MCDST
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Apple
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
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