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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 89 119
Rank change year-on-year -6 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 24 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.62% 1.98% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.90% 8.95% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 23
Median salary £23,500 £32,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.69% +38.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £19,731 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £43,250 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,750
% change year-on-year -5.66% -0.93%  

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 407 324 520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.41% 22.07% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 806 681 1001
Median salary £35,356 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 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
Milton Keynes -2 16 £17,000 -20.49% 3
Marlow - 7 £25,000 -
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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 24 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (62.50%) ITIL
5 17 (53.13%) Degree
5 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
5 17 (53.13%) Windows 7
5 17 (53.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 15 (46.88%) HND
7 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
7 15 (46.88%) SLA
7 15 (46.88%) GNVQ
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (31.25%) Apple iOS
9 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (28.13%) A+ Certification
11 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (21.88%) Office 365
12 7 (21.88%) iPad
12 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
12 7 (21.88%) iPhone
12 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
12 7 (21.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
13 6 (18.75%) Citrix
13 6 (18.75%) VMware
14 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

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 7 (21.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Help Desk Analyst
3 12 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Graduate
4 11 (34.38%) Graduate Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Junior
4 11 (34.38%) Junior Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Service Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (31.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (31.25%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
2 7 (21.88%) iPad
2 7 (21.88%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows 7
3 16 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (31.25%) Apple iOS
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (3.13%) B2B
2 1 (3.13%) B2B Sales
2 1 (3.13%) Business Development
2 1 (3.13%) CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 15 (46.88%) GNVQ
2 15 (46.88%) HND
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (28.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCDST
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) VirtualBox
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
3 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £250000 - £300000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago