Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 173 165
Rank change year-on-year -15 -8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 2.40% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 26
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £24,000 £25,800 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% -28.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21,050 £16,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £27,850 £44,625 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% - -3.64%

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 1,341 1,083 1,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.45% 28.73% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 812 832 951
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.49% +4.71% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% - +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 15 July 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
Huntingdon +8 8 £24,000 -12.73%
Cambridge -9 4 £26,250 +16.67% 1
Peterborough -28 2 £24,500 +40.00%
St Neots - 1 £21,000 -
Windows 8
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 10
3 11 (73.33%) Office 365
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 7 (46.67%) SLA
8 6 (40.00%) VMware
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 4 (26.67%) DHCP
10 4 (26.67%) DNS
10 4 (26.67%) DBS Check
11 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
11 3 (20.00%) Information Security
11 3 (20.00%) VoIP
11 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (20.00%) Apple
11 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
12 2 (13.33%) SCCM
12 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (13.33%) Incident Management

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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 10
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Zscaler