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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 64 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.95% 0.61% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.46% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
112 102 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 21.21% 31.19% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 94 70 58
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,787 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
4 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (47.62%) SLA
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (42.86%) Finance
8 8 (38.10%) Process Management
8 8 (38.10%) Apple
8 8 (38.10%) Line Management
9 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
9 6 (28.57%) Migration
9 6 (28.57%) Citrix
9 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
10 5 (23.81%) VMware
11 4 (19.05%) SCCM
11 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
12 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
12 3 (14.29%) A+ Certification
12 3 (14.29%) DHCP
12 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 11 (52.38%) Support Team Leader
3 10 (47.62%) Desktop Team Leader
4 8 (38.10%) IT Support
5 6 (28.57%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 6 (28.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 6 (28.57%) Desktop Support
6 4 (19.05%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
7 3 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
8 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Line Management
2 8 (38.10%) Process Management
3 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
3 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Apple
3 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Dell