Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 109 98
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.12% 0.87% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 2.70% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 15
Wiltshire median annual salary £26,500 £29,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.17% +15.69% +7.37%
10th Percentile £22,400 £23,425 £19,450
90th Percentile £30,000 £38,750 £28,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -11.54% -5.45%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 528 482 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.17% 32.09% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 449 415 402
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.78% -0.29%
10th Percentile £26,700 £25,200 £22,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £47,500
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 Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Swindon -15 15 £26,500 +6.00% 5
Melksham +6 2 £27,500 -16.67%
Chippenham -12 2 £23,750 -36.67%
Calne - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) Windows 7
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (42.11%) Remedy
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (36.84%) CCNA
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) MCP
9 5 (26.32%) Office 365
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (21.05%) MCSA
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.79%) Internet
11 3 (15.79%) DNS
11 3 (15.79%) DHCP
11 3 (15.79%) Firewall
11 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
11 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
12 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
12 2 (10.53%) Compliance Audit
12 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (10.53%) PLM
12 2 (10.53%) Teamcenter
12 2 (10.53%) ITSM

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) CATIA
2 2 (10.53%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP R/3
1 2 (10.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) DSL
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 8 (42.11%) Team Leader
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (10.53%) CAD
3 2 (10.53%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (10.53%) ITSM
3 2 (10.53%) PLM
3 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (26.32%) MCP
4 4 (21.05%) MCSA
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Remedy
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Autodesk
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) VMware