Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 112 111
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.34% 0.23% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 1.02% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £19,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -30.28% -0.91%
10th Percentile £23,750 £18,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £29,000 £52,525
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -11.93%

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 223 295 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.46% 22.30% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 180 235 318
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,975 £26,250 £22,425
90th Percentile £51,600 £59,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -2.78%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Somerset

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Somerset

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Somerset

Windows 8
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Street - 2 £35,000 -
Taunton +6 1 £22,500 +18.42% 2
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos