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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 69 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.08% 0.65% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 1.86% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,211
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £25,000 £36,700
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
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
163 215 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.04% 34.68% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 137 185 226
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £49,800
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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Bath - 3 £39,750 -
Yeovil - 3 £22,500 -
Taunton -17 1 £31,500 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (37.50%) Logistics
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) TestRail
7 1 (12.50%) Skype
7 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) TestRail
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (12.50%) CentOS
7 1 (12.50%) Debian
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) DameWare
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Acronis
3 1 (12.50%) Autodesk
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix