The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 11 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 2.78% - 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,350 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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 Cirencester region.

Operating Systems Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 22.22% 6.86% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Cirencester

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft