Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 97 110
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.14% 1.56% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.50% 5.33% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 18
Wiltshire median annual salary £25,500 £29,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.56% +18.00% -5.66%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,825 £22,825
90th Percentile £30,000 £33,000 £28,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
% change year-on-year - +3.09% -10.19%

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 571 450 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.41% 29.32% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 502 386 516
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +3 15 £23,000 -14.81% 2
Calne - 3 £28,750 -
Melksham +2 2 £29,500 -10.61%
Chippenham - 1 £60,000 -
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (40.00%) CCNA
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Office 365
6 6 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (30.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) Remedy
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) MCP
7 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) MCSA
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) NetApp
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) HP
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence

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 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) CATIA
2 2 (10.00%) PTC Creo
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP R/3
1 2 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) Skype
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) ADSL
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) IT Support
3 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (30.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (10.00%) CAD
2 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.00%) PLM
3 1 (5.00%) Business Development
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Presales
3 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) MCP
4 3 (15.00%) MCSA
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.00%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Remedy
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Autodesk
5 2 (10.00%) McAfee
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam