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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 81 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.75% 1.87% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 6.15% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 8
Median salary £24,000 £28,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.84%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
299 358 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.19% 30.39% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 261 316 265
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +23.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 27 July 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
Swindon +5 6 £24,000 +41.17%
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 19 (73.08%) LAN
5 17 (65.38%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 10 (38.46%) Citrix
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 9 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (34.62%) Office 365
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (34.62%) XenApp
7 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) SLA
8 8 (30.77%) Wireless
8 8 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
9 7 (26.92%) Structured Cabling
9 7 (26.92%) SaaS
9 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) Android
9 7 (26.92%) iPhone
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) PBX
9 7 (26.92%) VoIP
10 6 (23.08%) MS Office
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 7 (26.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) LAN
2 17 (65.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 8 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (30.77%) Wireless
5 7 (26.92%) PBX
5 7 (26.92%) Structured Cabling
5 7 (26.92%) VoIP
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) DHCP
7 1 (3.85%) DNS
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) IT Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Remote Desktop Support
3 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (23.08%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) IT Support
6 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (3.85%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Android
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Dell Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCDST
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) MobileIron
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy