Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 192 165
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 0.27% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% 0.99% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £24,000 £50,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.00% +132.56% -4.44%
10th Percentile £21,788 £26,050 £19,250
90th Percentile £29,775 £53,750 £32,000
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -5.17% +9.43% -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 1,085 1,011 1,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.57% 27.37% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 672 802 950
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 September 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 18 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
Cambridge +18 5 £25,000 -5.66% 2
Huntingdon +8 3 £24,000 -12.73%
Peterborough -38 2 £21,625 -56.75%
Windows 8
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Apple
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Android
8 1 (10.00%) SCOM
8 1 (10.00%) Finance

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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Zscaler