Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 109 111
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.93% 0.96% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 3.18% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 26
Wiltshire median annual salary £21,000 £27,500 £23,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.64% +15.18% +6.11%
10th Percentile £20,050 £25,475 £20,125
90th Percentile £44,750 £30,100 £25,500
South West median annual salary £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -9.43%

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 598 471 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 34.89% 30.13% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 524 406 563
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% +7.86% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £49,800
South West median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% +10.00% -2.78%

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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 22 July 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
Swindon +2 11 £21,000 -21.50% 1
Chippenham - 3 £48,750 -
Calne +9 1 £22,500 -19.64% 1
Melksham - 1 £29,000 -
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Office 365
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) CCNA
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 2 (12.50%) DHCP
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) SLA
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (12.50%) MCSA
9 2 (12.50%) HP
9 2 (12.50%) NetApp
9 2 (12.50%) Internet
9 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 2 (12.50%) VLAN
9 2 (12.50%) Citrix
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Remedy

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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) CATIA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP R/3
1 1 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Support Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
3 6 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.25%) Business Development
2 1 (6.25%) CAD
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.25%) PLM
2 1 (6.25%) Presales
2 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
2 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Autodesk
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam