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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 83 88 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.03% 1.08% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 4.23% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £21,750 £23,250 £24,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,350 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,500 £25,625
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
335 284 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.22% 25.47% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 313 255 204
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 February 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 +8 8 £20,500 -6.81% 1
Swindon +3 2 £28,250 +15.30% 1
Malmesbury -2 1 - -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) ITIL
6 8 (42.11%) Citrix
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 7 (36.84%) VMware
7 7 (36.84%) XenApp
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 6 (31.58%) SLA
8 6 (31.58%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) MS Office
9 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 3 (15.79%) Back Office
11 3 (15.79%) Finance
11 3 (15.79%) Advertising
11 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
11 3 (15.79%) Symantec

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
1 3 (15.79%) Back Office
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) IT Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) XenApp
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) MobileIron
4 3 (15.79%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos
6 1 (5.26%) Wyse
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury
Spectrum IT
Posted: 21 days ago