Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 125 126
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 17 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 1.62% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.65% 5.91% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 52
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £27,000 £24,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.20% -9.26% -1.82%
10th Percentile £22,900 £16,500 £18,550
90th Percentile £33,600 £45,750 £43,175
South East median annual salary £29,000 £25,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% -12.28% +1.79%

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 641 778 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.97% 27.37% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 470 593 546
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,356 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +1.02% -7.89%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
High Wycombe - 7 £27,000 - 3
Milton Keynes -8 6 £28,500 -1.72%
Aylesbury +29 3 £35,000 +62.79%
Buckingham - 1 - -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 13 (76.47%) Office 365
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
6 10 (58.82%) Firewall
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
8 7 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (17.65%) Time Management
11 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
11 2 (11.76%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
11 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (11.76%) SLA
11 2 (11.76%) VoIP
11 2 (11.76%) MCSA
11 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
11 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (5.88%) RS-232
12 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel

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 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) German Language
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
2 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) VMware