The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 113 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 1.65% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 5.85% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 16
Median salary £25,750 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
Windows 8
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
360 530 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 21.60% 28.22% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 324 480 382
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,780 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
5 13 (48.15%) DNS
5 13 (48.15%) DHCP
5 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
6 10 (37.04%) Windows XP
6 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Vista
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (25.93%) vSphere
9 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (25.93%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (25.93%) Identity Management
9 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
9 7 (25.93%) NetBackup

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2000
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
3 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) DHCP
1 13 (48.15%) DNS
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Server Support
2 5 (18.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Dalvik
1 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 3 (11.11%) JSON
1 3 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 10 (37.04%) Windows XP
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 2000
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Android
5 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Identity Management
2 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) A+ Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
3 7 (25.93%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec
2 7 (25.93%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
2 7 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Intel Security
3 7 (25.93%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) Sophos
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