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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 108 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.085% 0.20% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.77% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £46,000 £18,000 £27,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
+155.55% -34.18%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
394 259 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.56% 26.11% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 335 216 306
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 4 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
Gloucester - 1 £46,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
6 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Altiris
6 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
6 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 4 (44.44%) SCCM
6 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
6 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
6 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Intranet
6 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 4 (44.44%) Veritas

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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) Intranet
2 4 (44.44%) Skype
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) AirWatch
1 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Altiris
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft