The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 64 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.39% 1.29% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.80% 3.57% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +109.30%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -0.90%
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
111 224 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.72% 36.25% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 99 172 221
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows 8
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bournemouth +19 1 - - 1
Poole -11 1 £27,500 - 1
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) iPad
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
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