Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 140 138
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.43% 0.45% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.64% 1.58% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 11
Gloucestershire median annual salary £26,500 £19,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.47% -30.91% +30.95%
10th Percentile £21,500 £18,500 £17,000
90th Percentile £38,000 £24,900 £38,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -10.38%

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 427 505 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 26.44% 28.53% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 322 446 466
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% -3.82% +10.39%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,875 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +11 2 £36,250 +90.79% 1
Cheltenham 0 2 £29,500 +43.90%
Stroud - 2 £23,000 -
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Presales
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (28.57%) Apple
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Advertising

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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos