Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 107 67 116
Rank change year-on-year -40 +49 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 4 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 0.091% 0.62% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.45% 2.80% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
10th Percentile " £32,075 £22,975
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,313 £23,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £36,750 £24,750
Median % change year-on-year -11.56% +48.48% -13.16%
75th Percentile £33,750 £38,188 £26,313
90th Percentile " £38,525 £26,725
Wales median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year -9.72% +45.45% -22.05%

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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 223 143 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.22% 22.14% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 203 121 282
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,500 £39,750
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +6.00%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £50,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in South Wales

Windows 8
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in South Wales.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in South Wales

Windows 8
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. 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
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 -
Windows 8
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware