Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows 8
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 143 149
Rank change year-on-year -36 +6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.097% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.48% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Cambridge median annual salary £24,000 £25,800 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% -2.64% -1.85%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,515 £20,900
90th Percentile £25,375 £28,265 £38,300
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £24,750 £21,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% -19.23% -3.70%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 959 839 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 30.88% 36.85% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 734 698 695
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Cambridge

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Field Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft