Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 104 167
Rank change year-on-year -1 +63 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.63% 2.31% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.43% 8.48% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 5
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -41.25% +77.78%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £26,150 £27,500 £46,300
South West median annual salary £25,000 £23,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -14.81% -3.57%

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 370 389 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.77% 27.18% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 261 313 633
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -2.44%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%

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
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 19 January 2019. 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 -4 7 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Cirencester +18 2 £20,000 -16.67%
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (33.33%) AVG
5 3 (33.33%) Meraki
5 3 (33.33%) SoftLayer
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (33.33%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support
2 5 (55.56%) IT Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Antivirus Management
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Apple
1 3 (33.33%) AVG
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Meraki
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft