The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.87% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 61 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.69% 26.18% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 59 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) XAML
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) WPF

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Support
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Silverlight Developer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
1 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) XAML
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix