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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 74 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.75% 1.67% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.99% 8.09% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 18
Median salary £17,000 £22,500 £25,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% -11.33%  
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 267 173 309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 29.28% 20.69% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 168 165 248
Median salary £35,356 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,025 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £56,000 £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

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 20 (86.96%) ITIL
4 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (73.91%) Degree
4 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
4 17 (73.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (69.57%) Windows XP
6 15 (65.22%) HND
6 15 (65.22%) SLA
6 15 (65.22%) GNVQ
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (39.13%) A+ Certification
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
10 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
10 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
11 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
11 6 (26.09%) Citrix
11 6 (26.09%) VMware
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (21.74%) Office 365
12 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (13.04%) VirtualBox
14 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
14 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
14 3 (13.04%) XenApp
14 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop

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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 13 (56.52%) Help Desk Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Graduate
3 11 (47.83%) Graduate Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Junior
3 11 (47.83%) Junior Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Service Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (43.48%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (43.48%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
7 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows XP
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) B2B
2 1 (4.35%) B2B Sales
2 1 (4.35%) Business Development
2 1 (4.35%) CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 15 (65.22%) GNVQ
2 15 (65.22%) HND
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (39.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCDST
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) VirtualBox
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
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