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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 68 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 21 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.89% 1.73% 0.098%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.98% 7.49% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 1
Average salary £22,000 £26,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -38.82%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
263 227 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.61% 23.14% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 216 206 256
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 11 £19,500 - 3
Malmesbury -7 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Swindon -18 2 £24,750 +8.19% 3
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) MS Office
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) Windows 7
4 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 12 (41.38%) Windows XP
6 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) MCSE
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) MCSA
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
9 5 (17.24%) SCCM
10 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (13.79%) Office 365
10 4 (13.79%) LAN
10 4 (13.79%) WAN
10 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 3 (10.34%) Adobe
11 3 (10.34%) Citrix
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
11 3 (10.34%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) SQL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Service Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) IT Support
4 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
6 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (10.34%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (6.90%) Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
9 1 (3.45%) Junior
9 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows 7
3 12 (41.38%) Windows XP
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
3 5 (17.24%) MCSA
4 2 (6.90%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Lotus
4 2 (6.90%) Acronis
4 2 (6.90%) Progress
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
Salisbury
Spectrum IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £120 - 130 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago