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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 27 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 22 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.25% - 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.68% - 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 7
Average salary £34,000 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
97 108 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.56% 32.83% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 110
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
3 31 (83.78%) ITIL
3 31 (83.78%) Windows XP
3 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
4 22 (59.46%) Windows 7
5 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (56.76%) Finance
6 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
7 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (51.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (48.65%) Apple
9 15 (40.54%) SLA
9 15 (40.54%) MobileIron
9 15 (40.54%) Problem Management
10 13 (35.14%) Line Management
10 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
10 13 (35.14%) Process Management
11 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
11 11 (29.73%) Migration
11 11 (29.73%) Citrix
12 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.92%) XenApp
14 6 (16.22%) SCCM
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
15 4 (10.81%) MCITP
15 4 (10.81%) DHCP
15 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
15 4 (10.81%) DNS
15 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) DHCP
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Team Leader
2 25 (67.57%) Support Team Leader
3 20 (54.05%) Desktop Team Leader
4 18 (48.65%) IT Support
5 11 (29.73%) Desktop Support
5 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 11 (29.73%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 9 (24.32%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Installation Technician
10 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (2.70%) Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows XP
3 22 (59.46%) Windows 7
4 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) ITIL
2 15 (40.54%) Problem Management
3 13 (35.14%) Line Management
3 13 (35.14%) Process Management
4 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
4 11 (29.73%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Operations Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Coaching
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) MCITP
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) MCSE
1 4 (10.81%) MCSA
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 19 (51.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (18.92%) XenApp
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) Apple
3 15 (40.54%) MobileIron
4 11 (29.73%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) VMware