Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 199 162
Rank change year-on-year +23 -37 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.37% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 1.30% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 13
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -15.15%
10th Percentile £19,875 £19,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £28,650 £53,500 £28,510
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% -11.67% +11.11%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 884 1,230 1,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.65% 28.75% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 635 943 895
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,850 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.33% +5.53% +2.41%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Cambridge +42 3 £27,000 +22.73%
Peterborough -37 2 £20,250 -1.22%
Windows 8
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Dell