The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Devon
Rank 46 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.52% 0.35% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.84% 1.06% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £16,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +71.87%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 94 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 23.25% 33.33% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 66 85 90
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £18,000 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon 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 Devon

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Devon

Windows 8
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newton Abbot - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (88.89%) MS Office
3 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) VBScript
3 15 (83.33%) VB
3 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) ERP
6 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (22.22%) Veeam
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 3 (16.67%) VBA
8 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
1 15 (83.33%) IT Analyst
2 12 (66.67%) IT Support
3 11 (61.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 11 (61.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) VB Scripter
5 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Server Support
5 2 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
1 15 (83.33%) VB
1 15 (83.33%) VBScript
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Veeam
3 1 (5.56%) VMware