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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 77 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 22 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.99% 0.92% 0.097%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.89% 4.05% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 1
Average salary £22,500 £26,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -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
279 222 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.25% 22.65% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 237 205 290
Average salary £35,820 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.34% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
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 5 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 5 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 - 8 £20,500 -
Swindon -12 6 £24,500 +7.10% 1
Malmesbury -5 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
5 13 (48.15%) Windows XP
6 12 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (22.22%) MCSE
10 5 (18.52%) MCSA
10 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
10 5 (18.52%) LAN
10 5 (18.52%) WAN
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) SCCM
11 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
11 4 (14.81%) Office 365
11 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
12 3 (11.11%) Java
12 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
12 3 (11.11%) Citrix
12 3 (11.11%) Adobe
12 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
1 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
3 13 (48.15%) Windows XP
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Management
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) MCP
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Lotus
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Acronis
4 2 (7.41%) Progress
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
Melksham, Wiltshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago