The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Devon
Rank 52 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.56% - 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% - 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £23,000 - £14,500
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 Devon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 103 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 23.96% 34.80% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 77 94 67
Median salary £28,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Devon

Windows 8
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Exeter - 1 £23,000 -
Windows 8
South West

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) MS Office
3 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) VBScript
3 14 (87.50%) VB
3 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (31.25%) ERP
8 4 (25.00%) Veeam
9 3 (18.75%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 3 (18.75%) VBA
9 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 2 (12.50%) VMware

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
1 14 (87.50%) IT Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) IT Support
3 10 (62.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 10 (62.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) VB Scripter
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Server Support
5 2 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) ICT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) VB
1 14 (87.50%) VBScript
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Veeam
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix