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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 72 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.88% 1.72% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.97% 5.26% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 14
Median salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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 Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
236 361 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.84% 32.61% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 207 336 240
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Salisbury -10 4 £22,500 +12.50%
Swindon +19 3 - -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (60.00%) MS Office
5 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (55.00%) Driving Licence
5 11 (55.00%) Windows 10
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (45.00%) LAN
7 9 (45.00%) WAN
7 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (40.00%) Wyse
9 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (25.00%) ITIL
12 4 (20.00%) SLA
12 4 (20.00%) Office 365
13 3 (15.00%) CESG
14 2 (10.00%) Change Management
14 2 (10.00%) Firewall
14 2 (10.00%) VMware
14 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
14 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
14 2 (10.00%) Apple
14 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (10.00%) HP
14 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 2 (10.00%) Windows XP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
2 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Desktop Support
3 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Deskside Support
6 2 (10.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Wyse
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
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