Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 131 148
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 18 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.62% 1.26% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.43% 6.06% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 52
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £22,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.03% -17.59% -11.48%
10th Percentile £22,300 £16,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £41,150 £42,375 £42,250
South East median annual salary £28,500 £26,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -6.25% -

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 741 611 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.62% 20.76% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 576 494 655
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.04% -0.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 14 £38,500 +105.33%
Aylesbury - 3 £21,500 - 1
High Wycombe +9 1 £27,500 -19.12%
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
5 13 (72.22%) Windows 10
6 12 (66.67%) VMware
7 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
7 11 (61.11%) SAN
7 11 (61.11%) Mac OS X
7 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
8 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
9 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (50.00%) Citrix
9 9 (50.00%) VLAN
9 9 (50.00%) SCCM
9 9 (50.00%) Firewall
10 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
10 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (44.44%) CCNA
10 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
12 4 (22.22%) DHCP
12 4 (22.22%) DNS
12 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
13 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 3 (16.67%) MCP
13 3 (16.67%) SLA
14 2 (11.11%) NHS

Windows 8
Co-occurring 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 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Technician
4 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Wintel Support
5 2 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CCTV
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
5 13 (72.22%) Windows 10
6 11 (61.11%) Mac OS X
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (11.11%) Android
9 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) CCA
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) VCP6
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto