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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 39 24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole - 1.28% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.76% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £27,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
23 63 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 29.87% 26.81% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 62 26
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £18,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) SCSM
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 5 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft