The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 3.21% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Windows 8
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 28.85% 35.19% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Poole

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (57.14%) UAG
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (57.14%) SCSM
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) VMware

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (57.14%) UAG
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
1 4 (57.14%) SCSM
2 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
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