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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 48 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.75% 0.67% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 2.06% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £27,500 £27,250 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +51.38%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
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
117 97 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.40% 32.33% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 88 84 102
Median salary £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 4 £28,750 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 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
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) MS Office
4 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
4 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 14 (77.78%) VBScript
4 14 (77.78%) VB
4 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) ERP
7 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 4 (22.22%) Veeam
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (16.67%) VBA

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 15 (83.33%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) 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%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) 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
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%) 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 Server Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) VB Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (83.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
1 14 (77.78%) VB
1 14 (77.78%) VBScript
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) MCTS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Veeam
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Sage