The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 87 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.80% 0.95% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.18% 4.67% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Median salary £17,000 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.35% -28.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 220 214 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 25.29% 20.36% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 138 144 223
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,463
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) SLA
3 14 (63.64%) Windows XP
4 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 11 (50.00%) HND
5 11 (50.00%) Degree
5 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (45.45%) ITIL
7 9 (40.91%) GNVQ
8 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
11 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
11 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
11 4 (18.18%) EPoS
12 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (13.64%) CRM
12 3 (13.64%) LAN
12 3 (13.64%) WAN
12 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
12 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (13.64%) Retail
12 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Service Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
5 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (18.18%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Graduate
6 4 (18.18%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) IT Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Junior
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) First Line Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) EPoS
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows XP
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) B2B
4 1 (4.55%) B2B Sales
4 1 (4.55%) Business Development
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
1 11 (50.00%) HND
2 9 (40.91%) GNVQ
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
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