Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 129 144
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.42% 0.98% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.38% 3.27% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 15
Gloucestershire median annual salary £26,500 £23,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.77% -37.33% +78.57%
10th Percentile £21,200 £20,600 £17,300
90th Percentile £38,000 £25,000 £40,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% - -9.26%

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

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 507 489 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.20% 30.02% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 383 417 584
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Gloucester +10 3 £35,000 -
Cheltenham -2 2 £29,500 +25.53% 1
Cirencester +13 1 £20,000 -16.67%
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Presales
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
7 1 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) AVG
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos