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

Microsoft Windows 8
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 83 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.55% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.58% 1.83% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 22
Median salary £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94%  
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 171 218 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 24.19% 29.95% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 137 187 231
Median salary £44,031 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.15% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £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 26 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

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 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification