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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 93 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.70% 0.74% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.45% 2.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
367 273 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.54% 25.35% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 310 233 404
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
Swindon 0 7 £27,000 +16.12%
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) Apple
6 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
7 7 (30.43%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
8 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) Citrix
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (17.39%) SAP
10 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
10 4 (17.39%) CAD
10 4 (17.39%) Project Management
10 4 (17.39%) Change Management
10 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
10 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
10 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
10 4 (17.39%) Time Management
10 4 (17.39%) Android

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) 3G
2 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) iPhone
2 4 (17.39%) iPad
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
6 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
7 4 (17.39%) Android
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Line Management
3 4 (17.39%) Coaching
3 4 (17.39%) CAD
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Apple
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Lotus
6 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
Melksham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago