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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 62 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.46% 2.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.78% 10.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 0
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.06%
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
276 240 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.18% 23.46% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 211 218 213
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +12 15 £19,500 -26.41% 2
Malmesbury -8 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Chippenham - 2 £32,250 -
Swindon -8 1 £24,500 -2.00%
Calne - 1 £22,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Windows 7
3 22 (64.71%) MS Office
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
5 15 (44.12%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
6 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.65%) VMware
9 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.71%) MCSE
10 5 (14.71%) MCSA
10 5 (14.71%) SCCM
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
11 4 (11.76%) Office 365
11 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (11.76%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (11.76%) WAN
12 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
12 3 (8.82%) Adobe
12 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Service Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) IT Support
4 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) Support Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Windows 7
3 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) ITSM
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) Network Management
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) MCSE
2 5 (14.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) MCP
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Lotus
4 2 (5.88%) Acronis
4 2 (5.88%) Progress
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
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