The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.83% 0.50% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.48% 1.73% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Median salary £28,250 £22,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.55% -33.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 347 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.96% 28.70% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 180 317 296
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows 8
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in South Wales

Windows 8
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Cardiff +11 5 £27,250 +21.11%
Caerphilly - 2 £28,250 -
Windows 8
Wales

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) MCSE
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) vSphere
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Sage 200
7 3 (25.00%) Sage 50
7 3 (25.00%) Sage
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) CRM
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) ERP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Sage 200
1 3 (25.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) IT Support
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 4 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) RHCE
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Sage
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) HP
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