Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 1.06% 1.59% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.36% 7.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
West Wales median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% - -
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year -8.33% -13.67% +34.95%

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 West Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 119 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 31.65% 20.11% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 116 33 12
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £37,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.54% +45.10% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £18,600 £18,050
90th Percentile £57,946 £47,000 £46,650
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in West Wales

Windows 8
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in West Wales

Windows 8
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Swansea -15 4 £30,000 -1.64%
Windows 8
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) C

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco