The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 78 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.81% 2.46% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 9.78% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 25
Average salary £23,750 £22,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £19,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average 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 Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
342 276 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.57% 25.18% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 304 211 218
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £21,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Salisbury -4 7 £21,000 +7.69%
Swindon 0 6 £24,500 - 1
Trowbridge - 2 £23,500 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 17 (62.96%) LAN
5 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
6 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
6 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (44.44%) WAN
7 12 (44.44%) SLA
7 12 (44.44%) Citrix
7 12 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (44.44%) XenApp
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 9 (33.33%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (22.22%) MS Office
12 4 (14.81%) VoIP
12 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (14.81%) Symantec
12 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
12 4 (14.81%) VMware
12 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
12 4 (14.81%) Office 365
12 4 (14.81%) MobileIron
12 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
13 3 (11.11%) SaaS

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) LAN
2 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) VoIP
5 3 (11.11%) PBX
5 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) IT Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop Support
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
6 3 (11.11%) Android
6 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Server Building
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Dell Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Citrix
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) MobileIron
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) Apple
4 3 (11.11%) Dell
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago