The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Somerset
Rank 69 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.18% 1.17% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 3.35% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £34,500 - £30,000
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 Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 209 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.10% 34.89% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 120 193 109
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Somerset

Windows 8
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 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
Bath - 1 £34,500 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware