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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 66 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.99% 1.81% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% 7.38% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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 Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 122 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.04% 24.60% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 159 107 175
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 6 - -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (63.64%) iPad
5 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
5 7 (63.64%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (63.64%) iPhone
5 7 (63.64%) Banking
5 7 (63.64%) MCDST
5 7 (63.64%) Degree
5 7 (63.64%) Wealth Management
5 7 (63.64%) Service Management
5 7 (63.64%) SLA
5 7 (63.64%) Finance
5 7 (63.64%) Symantec
5 7 (63.64%) Remedy
5 7 (63.64%) Intel Security
5 7 (63.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
5 7 (63.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (63.64%) SQL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (63.64%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Banking Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior IT Support
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Support Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Service Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Service Desk Support
2 7 (63.64%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
1 7 (63.64%) iPad
1 7 (63.64%) iPhone
1 7 (63.64%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
2 7 (63.64%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Intel Security
2 7 (63.64%) Remedy
2 7 (63.64%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Spiceworks
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