The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 71 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 1.08% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 3.14% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +2.80%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 204 223 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 29.27% 34.36% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 195 196 174
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification