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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 80 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.20% 0.65% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.19% 2.11% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 23
Median salary £26,750 £24,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.45% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £36,700
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 215 285 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.55% 30.81% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 189 244 278
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,377 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 8 £26,500 +10.41%
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
5 9 (50.00%) Office 365
6 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
9 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
10 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (22.22%) Firewall
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
10 4 (22.22%) Apple
10 4 (22.22%) HP
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (16.67%) Internet
11 3 (16.67%) Remedy
11 3 (16.67%) SLA
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
11 3 (16.67%) SCCM

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 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Deskside Support
4 3 (16.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) BitLocker
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Apple
2 4 (22.22%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Remedy
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
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