The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 105 91 100
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.094% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.87% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £46,000 £18,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+155.55% -34.54%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
351 229 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.14% 25.59% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 199 290
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucester - 1 £46,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Skype
4 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Altiris
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft