The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 111 101
Rank change year-on-year -20 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.54% 0.57% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.48% 2.59% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 25
Median salary - £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 403 347 543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 21.74% 21.82% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 330 322 499
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Bristol

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Bristol.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
7 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) Legal
7 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 2 (11.76%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) MCP
7 2 (11.76%) CCNP
7 2 (11.76%) CCNA
7 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (5.88%) SLA
8 1 (5.88%) Advertising
8 1 (5.88%) Handset
8 1 (5.88%) Information Security
8 1 (5.88%) Service Management
8 1 (5.88%) ITSM
8 1 (5.88%) Management Information System

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Support
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Handset
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Mitel
2 1 (5.88%) Red Box
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