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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 66 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.08% 0.61% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.72% 2.36% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £27,000 £37,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +37.61%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
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
215 254 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.01% 25.81% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 189 237 258
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £52,500 £48,000
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 9 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
Corsham - 6 £27,000 -
Salisbury +3 2 £19,500 -22.00%
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 15 (78.95%) MS Office
3 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
4 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
5 12 (63.16%) LAN
5 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
6 11 (57.89%) Driving Licence
6 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
7 10 (52.63%) Wyse
8 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL
10 5 (26.32%) Office 365
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (21.05%) Software Packaging
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (21.05%) SCCM
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (21.05%) vSphere
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (21.05%) Line Management

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 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Office
2 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
4 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.79%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Line Management
2 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCDST
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Wyse
3 4 (21.05%) Apple
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) VMware