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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 67 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 26 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.58% 1.87% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 7.63% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 2
Average salary £26,500 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
286 236 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.34% 24.56% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 222 209 201
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram 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 2 June 2015. 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 -1 13 £22,500 -16.66% 1
Chippenham - 5 £31,500 - 1
Swindon +2 4 £17,000 -32.00% 1
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 29 (60.42%) Windows 7
4 28 (58.33%) MS Office
5 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 20 (41.67%) ITIL
7 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
8 14 (29.17%) Windows XP
9 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.92%) VMware
11 10 (20.83%) MCSE
12 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.58%) Dell
14 7 (14.58%) MCSA
14 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
15 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
15 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
15 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
16 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
16 5 (10.42%) VPN
16 5 (10.42%) DNS
16 5 (10.42%) DHCP
16 5 (10.42%) Linux

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (58.33%) MS Office
2 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) VPN
2 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) DHCP
3 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 4 (8.33%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 2 (4.17%) IPsec
5 2 (4.17%) VLAN
5 2 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) SNMP
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Service Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) IT Support
4 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Support Technician
7 5 (10.42%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
9 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.17%) Support Consultant
10 2 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
2 5 (10.42%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.17%) Windows XP
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.42%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.08%) Android
8 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Line Management
5 2 (4.17%) Network Management
5 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.17%) ITSM
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.83%) MCSE
3 7 (14.58%) MCSA
4 5 (10.42%) MCP
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.25%) CCNA
5 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) CCENT
6 2 (4.17%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) MCDST
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (2.08%) Nagios
3 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Dell
4 4 (8.33%) Adobe
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Acronis
6 2 (4.17%) Progress
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) Lotus
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.08%) Wyse
7 1 (2.08%) Dell KACE
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £31000.00 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Explore Group
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Boscombe Down, near Salisbury
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago