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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 70 65 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.01% 0.87% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 2.42% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £25,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -
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
173 207 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.12% 35.81% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 155 175 210
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram 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 29 May 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
Taunton -16 2 £39,500 -
Yeovil - 2 £23,500 -
Bath - 2 £39,750 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Symantec
6 4 (40.00%) Remedy
6 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
6 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 4 (40.00%) MCDST
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Wealth Management

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 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) IT Support
5 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (40.00%) iPad
2 4 (40.00%) iPhone
3 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (10.00%) CentOS
8 1 (10.00%) Debian
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) MCDST
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) DameWare
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (40.00%) Remedy
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Acronis
5 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
5 1 (10.00%) BT
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco