The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Devon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.39% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -26.13%
Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 23.89% 24.83% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 68 61
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
South West

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 22 July 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 - 4 £18,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) PC Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) PC Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) PC Support
3 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago