Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 98 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.01% 0.69% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.67% 2.61% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 14
Dorset median annual salary £20,000 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +6.56% +39.43%
10th Percentile £18,950 £24,450 £18,450
90th Percentile £36,300 £38,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £23,000 £23,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year -3.16% -10.38% +3.92%

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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 245 306 477
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 27.56% 26.29% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 220 262 391
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +2.86%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Dorset

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Dorset

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Dorset

Windows 8
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 3 £20,000 -
Wimborne - 3 £20,000 -
Bournemouth +24 1 £19,500 -40.00% 1
Poole -2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Presales
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (11.11%) IBM

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
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