The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.69% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -8.27%
Windows 8
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
142 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.31% 19.70% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 87 62 79
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Bradford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
6 9 (56.25%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
8 5 (31.25%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
8 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) Apple
8 5 (31.25%) XenApp
9 4 (25.00%) MobileIron
9 4 (25.00%) SCCM
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 4 (25.00%) MCSA
9 4 (25.00%) Windows NT
9 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (25.00%) MCITP
10 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
10 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
10 1 (6.25%) VMware
10 1 (6.25%) SQL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) IT Support
2 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Support Team Leader
4 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Installation Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows NT
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) MCSA
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (31.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 4 (25.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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