The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 56 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.77% 0.68% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 2.41% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £18,000 £47,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-62.10% +137.50%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
Windows 8
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
111 83 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.53% 28.04% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 99 73 89
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham 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 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security