Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 108 151
Rank change year-on-year -9 +43 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.51% 2.04% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.73% 6.67% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 12
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -36.00% +72.41%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,500 £17,150
90th Percentile £31,375 £26,900 £40,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £23,750 £26,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.21% -2.73%

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 463 465 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 29.36% 30.53% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 332 389 623
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +3 5 £25,000 -1.96%
Cirencester +10 2 £20,000 -16.67%
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (25.00%) AVG
7 2 (25.00%) Meraki
7 2 (25.00%) SoftLayer
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
7 2 (25.00%) Information Security
7 2 (25.00%) Wireless
7 2 (25.00%) Migration

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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) AVG
3 2 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix