Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows 8
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 70 91
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.73% 1.33% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.26% 6.04% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 13
Slough median annual salary £26,250 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.38% +50.94% -38.73%
10th Percentile £18,950 £30,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £43,375 £43,750 £31,250
Berkshire median annual salary £30,250 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.97% +14.55% -

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 221 182 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 32.31% 21.95% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 203 171 238
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Slough

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Slough

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Slough over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Slough

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

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (40.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) HP