Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 105 101
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 24 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.36% 1.28% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 4.45% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 18
Wiltshire median annual salary £25,500 £32,750 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.14% +24.76% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,575 £20,350
90th Percentile £30,000 £33,075 £28,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% -2.70%

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 527 449 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.88% 28.76% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 456 384 485
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -6.21%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £46,150
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 13 November 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 -1 19 £25,500 -1.92% 7
Melksham +4 3 £29,000 -12.12%
Calne - 3 £28,750 -
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (45.83%) Remedy
6 9 (37.50%) CCNA
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) MCP
7 6 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) Internet
7 6 (25.00%) Office 365
7 6 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) VMware
9 3 (12.50%) CATIA
9 3 (12.50%) SAP R/3
9 3 (12.50%) Symantec
9 3 (12.50%) McAfee
9 3 (12.50%) CAD
9 3 (12.50%) Autodesk
9 3 (12.50%) MCSA

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 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) CATIA
2 3 (12.50%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP R/3
1 3 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) IT Support
2 9 (37.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 9 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 6 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) IT Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 4 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (12.50%) CAD
2 3 (12.50%) PLM
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) CCNA
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (25.00%) MCP
4 3 (12.50%) MCSA
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Remedy
3 3 (12.50%) Autodesk
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) McAfee
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Symantec
3 3 (12.50%) VMware