The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 105 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.94% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 3.68% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 10
Median salary £30,750 £22,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -12.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
Windows 8
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
304 326 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.51% 25.67% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 266 297 262
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Wales

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows 8
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
South Wales -8 3 £31,500 +40.00%
West Wales - 1 £23,000 -
Windows 8
UK

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) VoIP
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (18.18%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) iSeries
8 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 2 (18.18%) NAS
8 2 (18.18%) PABX
8 2 (18.18%) VBA
8 2 (18.18%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) PABX
3 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate 1st Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
2 2 (18.18%) iSeries
2 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) RHCE
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) HP