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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Bristol
Rank 126 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 1.99% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 7.14% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 15
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £22,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
273 504 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.23% 27.92% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 222 466 411
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) MS Office
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) ITIL
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
6 10 (62.50%) MCP
6 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Vista
7 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (50.00%) LAN
8 8 (50.00%) WAN
9 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
10 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (18.75%) CCNP
11 3 (18.75%) CCNA
11 3 (18.75%) MCSE
12 2 (12.50%) Advertising
12 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (12.50%) HNC
12 2 (12.50%) HND
12 2 (12.50%) SLA
12 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (12.50%) SCCM
13 1 (6.25%) Red Box

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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Office
2 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) IT Support
3 9 (56.25%) IT Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (43.75%) Desktop Support
5 6 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
6 5 (31.25%) Network Support
6 5 (31.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (31.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (31.25%) Wintel Support
6 5 (31.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) Handset
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Vista
4 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) OpenUP
2 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) HNC
3 2 (12.50%) HND
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Mitel
2 1 (6.25%) Red Box
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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