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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 67 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.07% 2.98% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 9.16% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 14
Median salary £37,500 £22,500 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
173 251 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 30.95% 32.56% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 163 211 168
Median salary £35,000 £28,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 28 September 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
Poole - 5 £37,500 -
Bournemouth -6 1 £28,500 +21.27% 1
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) IT Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Manager
3 4 (50.00%) IT Support Manager
3 4 (50.00%) Support Manager
4 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
6 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
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