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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 58 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.44% 0.49% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £18,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
Windows 8
South West

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
142 110 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.22% 27.09% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 102 95 90
Average salary £29,500 £28,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £40,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 3 £22,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) MCP
7 1 (14.29%) MCSA
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) VBScript
7 1 (14.29%) VB

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco